Welder

Job Title: Welder

Reports To: Production Manager

Hours/Days/Status: 0800 -1700 hours, 40 hpw, Monday – Friday, permanent, full-time

Job Summary:       Provide a professional and efficient welding service to ensure the company’s quality standards are maintained at all times.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES & DUTIES:

Welding

  • Receive work orders from the Weld/Paint Team Leader and complete each order in a timely manner.
  • Jig and weld the components into weld assemblies to a high standard ie. burr-free, neat welding with good penetration, in line with the engineering drawings.
  • Safely operate workshop equipment ie.  band saws, mills, lathes, drills, break presses, punching machines, welders, plasma cutters, guillotines etc. to make the required components.
  • Blow out welders each month.
  • Ensure workshop equipment is well maintained.
  • Clean down workshop equipment after use ie.  brush out swarf from mills, lathes and drills.

Repair/Maintenance

  • Carry out repairs/maintenance on machinery off site, as and when required.

Health & Safety

  • Maintain the workshop in a clean and tidy condition to ensure a safe and secure working environment.
  • Strict adherence to the company’s health and safety policies and procedures at all times including compulsory usage of personal protective equipment (PPE).
  • Report any incidents, including near misses, to the Production Manager and complete relevant supporting forms.
  • Utilise training, skills and knowledge to recognise and assess potential risks throughout each day.

General

  • Undertake any other reasonable duty or task within your capability which the Company deems appropriate and suitable.
  • Ensure workshop consumables stocks are maintained at the appropriate levels.
  • Liaise with work colleagues, as required.
  • Participate in internal/external meetings, as and when requested.
  • Identify and meet personal job-related training and development as required.
  • Hours in excess of those contracted may be required from time to time to meet production targets.

Apply in writing with covering letter and CV to:

Ellie Clements
Management Assistant
Claydon Drills
Bunters Road
Wickhambook
Newmarket
Suffolk
CB8 8XY


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