Location Prestonpans
Job Type Permanent
Salary £16 - 18 per hour Overtime
Contact Steve Harrhy
Call 07827 295 376
Reference 524512/534/SHC

Fabricator / Welder (Full training to become a Coppersmith) – Manufacturer of parts for the process industry.

Based in Prestonpans near Musselburgh

Permanent role – Up to £18.00 per hour (up to £35,100 basic salary per annum) + Overtime (Monday – Friday over 37.5 hours paid at 1.5x / Saturday paid at 1.5x / Sunday paid at 2x), Approx 50-60 hours available per week. (Average earnings of approx. £45k - £50K) + Pension.

Multiple roles available. Weld tests and interviews to take place over the next 2 weeks, immediate starts available.

This specialist manufacturer of components and systems for the process industry have exciting plans to double their order book in the next two years having joined up with a global name in the sector. With workload increasing, there is a requirement to grow the manufacturing team to ensure the demand for the product is met on time and to budget. If you want an opportunity to have some fantastic training and the security of working for a stable growing business, then this role could be for you.

If this sounds like an opportunity you would thrive in, then please contact Steve Harrhy on 07827295376 or email you CV to steve.harrhy@ata-recruitment.co.uk

The Role

As a Fabricator / Welder the role will involve the following:

  • Shaping copper into copper distillation and condensing equipment for a wide range of projects
  • General welding and fabrication tasks including MIG/TIG welding and using guillotines and press brake machines to cut and bend the copper
  • This will include classic “copper smithing” work once the metal is hot
  • There will be some site-based repair work when required
  • Adhering to all health & safety requirements
  • Working as part of a small, skilled fabrication team
  • You will undergo full training on how to become a Coppersmith

The Fabricator / Welder will need the following skills to be successful in their application:

  • You will need to have a wide range of fabricating / welding experience working with stainless steel or aluminium
  • Previous experience in TIG/MIG/MMA welding
  • Used guillotines and press brake machines in previous roles
  • Worked with bespoke products
  • Able to read engineering drawings
  • Excellent work ethic
  • An eye for detail and diligent working practices

The Benefits

  • Up to £18.00 per hour
  • Paid Overtime (1.5x) / 2x for Sundays
  • Company Pension
  • 25 days holiday + stats
  • Continued training and development

If you’re interested in this role, please apply online, send your CV to steve.harrhy@ata-recruitment.co.uk or call me on 07827 295376

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