Fabricator/MIG Welder

18 Jul 2018
31 Jul 2018
Contract Type

Fabricator/MIG Welder

Location: Cannock

Salary: Competitive

Pentalver is an award winning container logistics company with over 30 years' experience. We are currently recruiting for a skilled mild steel Fabricator/MIG Welder to join our small but busy Container Conversions team in Cannock.

Please note the position is not production welding.

This is a full-time, permanent position with a basic week of 40 hours (Monday - Friday). Occasionally you will be required to work additional hours, including Saturdays to suit the business needs and therefore flexibility is required. Overtime is paid at time and a half.

On the job training/supervision and appropriate equipment, including PPE will be provided to the successful candidate who will be able to work on their own after a few months.

Key responsibilities of the Fabricator/MIG Welder:

  • Metal work and fabrication in various gauge metals (light to medium)
  • MIG welding (predominately mild steel)
  • Cutting and folding and other metal forming techniques
  • Interpret engineering drawing
  • Metal dressing to a high standard (grinding, sanding and polishing)
  • Take measurements/mark out, drill/cut materials to size by burning, disc cutting and by plasma cutting
  • Ensure you follow the Company H&S procedures at all times

Requirements of the Fabricator/MIG Welder:

  • Previous experience of working as a Fabricator (Engineering / Carpentry and or Metal work)
  • MIG welding experience especially with welding mild steel to an extremely high standards
  • Must be able to independently read and interpret detailed engineering drawings and work with minimal supervision
  • Must be skilled in operating general sheet metal hand power tools and machines
  • Math and mechanical aptitude
  • Due to the nature of the business, DIY, carpentry and forklift operating skills would be an advantage for any applicant

In return you will receive:

  • Competitive salary
  • Overtime payment at time and a half
  • 20 days of annual leave increasing up to 28 days with the length of service (plus Bank Holidays)
  • Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Pension scheme
  • Regular training

CVs from agencies will not be accepted.

If you feel that you meet the above criteria of this Fabricator/MIG Welder role then please apply now!