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Welder/Fabricator

  • Location: Loughborough
  • Salary: £14.37 - £14.87 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 26 days ago

  • Sector: General Engineering & Manufacturing
  • Contact: Eddy Nisevic
  • Contact Email: eddy.nisevic@metalis.co.uk
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 25 February 2024
  • Job Ref: J929_1706280830

Welder/Fabricator

Location - Loughborough

Salary - £14.37ph (rising to £14.87ph after probation)

Are you an experienced Welder/Fabricator looking for an exciting opportunity to showcase your skills? Metalis are seeking a talented and motivated individual to join our client's team as a Welder/Fabricator based in Loughborough, UK.

Our client is a reputable engineering firm that specialises in structural steelwork. With a strong commitment to excellence and innovation, they have built a solid reputation for delivering high-quality projects across various sectors. Joining their dynamic team will provide you with ample opportunities for professional growth and contribute to exciting and challenging projects.

Job Duties:

  • Read and interpret technical drawings, blueprints, and specifications to determine welding and fabrication requirements.
  • Perform welding operations, including MIG, TIG, aluminium and stainless welding, to join metal parts accurately and securely.
  • Select and set up appropriate welding equipment, tools, and materials for each project.
  • Conduct visual inspections to identify welding defects or quality issues and make necessary adjustments.
  • Fabricate metal components by cutting, bending, and shaping materials using various fabrication techniques and machinery.
  • Collaborate with the engineering and design teams to ensure accurate interpretation of project requirements.
  • Assist in the selection and sourcing of materials, ensuring they meet project specifications and quality standards.
  • Maintain a clean and organized work area, adhering to safety guidelines and best practices.
  • Collaborate effectively with colleagues and communicate progress, challenges, and recommendations in a timely manner.

Job Requirements:

  • Proven experience as a Welder/Fabricator in a fabrication or manufacturing environment.
    Must have experience of working within heavy steel industies.
  • Proficiency in various welding techniques, including MIG.
  • Previous experience welding metal 15mm+
  • Strong understanding of metal fabrication techniques, including cutting, bending, and shaping.
  • Ability to work on own accord.
  • Ability to read and interpret technical drawings, blueprints, and specifications.
  • Familiarity with different types of metals, alloys, and their respective welding characteristics.
  • Attention to detail and the ability to produce high-quality welds and fabrications.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to troubleshoot and resolve fabrication issues.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team, with good communication and collaboration skills.

Salary & Hours:

  • £14.37ph (rising to £14.87ph after probation)
  • Days - Monday - Thursday 07:15am - 16:15pm, Friday 07:15am - 12:15pm
  • Position Type: Permanent, Full-time

If you are a skilled Welder/Fabricator and think this role may be suitable for you, please apply today!