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Location: England, Cumbria, Workington

Welding Engineer

England, Cumbria, Workington
£55,000 annum

Job Description

Job title: Welding Engineer
Job Type: Permanent
Start date: ASAP
Duration:
Salary/ Pay rate/ Benefits: £55,000 per annum
Location: Workington
Applicants must have experience of the following:
-Welding degree or an equivalent qualification
-Detailed knowledge of workshop fabrication and welding processes
-Experience of steel and material fabrication
-Progress fabrication, welding and QA technical issues
-Member of relevant professional institute

Ideally applicants should also have:
* The purpose of this role is to provide welding engineering technical expertise.
* To maintain and improve the product quality and cost base.
* Carry out duties in a safety conscious manner to contribute towards the achievement of the teams health and safety plan and compliance with the Health & Safety Management System.
* Monitor fabrication quality, inspection & welding processes in use on the shop floor to ensure compliance with agreed standards and cost assumptions. Investigate and resolve fabrication quality issues, taking or recommending appropriate corrective action.
* Produce weld procedures from engineering drawings to enable fabrication in the most cost-effective manner.
* Design & qualify welding procedures to meet product and client requirements.
* Maintain the welder qualification system and ensure that all welders are appropriately qualified for the work they are expected to carry out.
* Establish methods and procedures for all heat treatment opportunities.
* Investigate complaints relating to fabrication & welding engineering issues and recommend appropriate corrective action.
* Review and approve sub-contractor and supplier weld procedures and, on occasions, confirm correct application.
* Expedite plant trials, report results and recommend action where appropriate.
* Technically assess and purchase all welding consumables, control welding consumable stores to ensure consumable availability but subject to limitations of budgetary control.
* Train workshops personnel on fabrication quality & welding engineering issues & new technologies.
* Train new workshops personnel in accordance with the departmental induction procedure and also ensure they are fully conversant with necessary welding engineering & quality issues.
* Develop the workshops' capabilities for welding with respect to latest technology
* Other duties as assigned.



Role information:
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We try to respond to all applicants, but sometimes this is not possible due to high volumes of applications; if you have not heard from us within 14 days, regrettably it means you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.
Company information:
This contract vacancy is being advertised by Rullion Ltd
Since 1978, Rullion has been securing exceptional candidates for a range of clients; from large well-known brands, to SMEs and start-ups. As a family-owned business, Rullion's approach is credible and honest, focused on building long-lasting relationships with both clients and candidates.

Rullion is a forward-thinking recruitment company that specialises in providing a wide range of talent consultancy services to a diverse client base; from small start-ups to large household names.
We celebrate and support diversity and are committed to ensuring equal opportunities for both employees and applicants.

Rullion celebrates and supports diversity and is committed to ensuring equal opportunities for both employees and applicants.

Speak to Anna Bowden today

Resourcer at Rullion

anna.bowden@rullion.co.uk Call Anna on 0194 681 6649

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