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Time – served Fabricator / Welder / Sheet Metal Worker required ASAP for a permanent role in the Chester Area. This role attracts a salary of c£24,000 (dependent on experience and qualifications) + benefits (see below). The basic working week is 36 hours (Mon – Thur days) and the working pattern is 7.00am – 4.30pm plus occasional overtime.
Salary & Benefits:-
- c£24,000 (dependent on experience and qualifications)
- 20 days holiday plus bank holidays
- Cycle to work scheme
- Free parking
- Company Pension Scheme
Job Purpose: To assist in the manufacture of fabricating and welding steel frames, structures, sheet metal fabrication and other miscellaneous duties
The successful Fabricator / Welder / Sheet Metal Worker day to day duties will include:
- Evaluate and interpret drawings, sketches and other data to be used in the preparation of the product to be manufactured, carrying out dimensional inspection prior to welding.
- Highlight and communicate any minor faults which may arise which may cause delay to production
- Ensure work is carried out to exact tolerances
- Ensure all operating conditions are correct before commencing manufacture
- Operate the band saw, guillotine, spot welder, punch and press brake machines in a safe manner.
- Undertake internal inspection of all completed jobs prior to despatch to main site
- Ensure that all necessary documentation is completed promptly, accurately and is despatched with the finished components.
- Maintain a clean and tidy work area and store scrap material appropriately on a daily basis.
- Ensure that machines are left in a clean and safe condition
- Assist colleagues with problems that arise offering practical and appropriate solutions.
- Communicate with suppliers and colleagues in a professional, competent and courteous manner.
- Adhere to H&S policies/ procedures and carry out all activities in a safe and responsible manner.
To be suitable for this Fabricator / Welder / Sheet Metal Worker role you must have the following experience / characteristics:
- Must have previous experience of fabricating and welding on stainless steel and aluminium.
- Be able to TIG, MMA & MIG weld to a good standard, preferably previously coded.
- Ideally will be time served / served apprenticeship in relevant engineering / sheet metal / fabrication environment.
- Relevant qualifications or training in Sheet Metal Fabrication / Welding.
- The ability to read engineering drawings and use dimensional measuring equipment to measure fabricated parts.
- The ability to work unsupervised.
- Previous experience of operating press brake, punch press and guillotine would be desirable.
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The successful Fabricator / Welder / Sheet Metal Worker will need to be flexible and be able to work overtime with little notice. Will have previous experience of working in a busy manufacturing environment, you will have a standard-level education, have the relevant qualifications or experience, be punctual, conscientious, keen and have a practical approach to work.
If you are interested in Fabricator / Welder / Sheet Metal Worker role and have the required experience please click on the apply now button.