Welder/Fabricator - Gateshead

£12.50 - £15.50 per hour depending on experience
Ref: 215 Date Posted: Friday 28 Apr 2023

We are delighted to be working with a highly successful company who are experts in site security and earthing solutions. This is a fantastic opportunity to join an established team as a Fabricator/Welder on a permanent basis.


Benefits: Annual loyalty bonus, free parking, training provided, enhanced rates if working away, with an annual wage review.



40 hour week

8am – 4.30pm Monday – Thursday

7am – 3.30pm Friday


The Role

Main responsibilities include:

  • Fabrication / welding of industrial structures.
  • Competent in MIG & MMA processes
  • Cutting bending and welding of products.
  • Finishing and quality inspection.
  • Ensure Quality Control and Test Inspection documents for the projects are completed on time.
  • Follow good practice for material sustainability (Reuse/Recycle) initiatives to reduce waste and save costs.


About You

As a skilled Fabricator/Welder, you will have 3-4 years experience in a fabrication role.

Other requirements include:

  • Ability to read and interpret technical drawings
  • A valid CSCS card is required for this role
  • Must be Competent in Welding Processes MIG & MMA.
  • You will be competent in the use of all metalworking machinery for steel fabrications.
  • You will have the ability to travel on site when required


Thank you for your application!


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