Welder and Fabricator (Pipework)

Welder and Fabricator (Pipework) Carlisle, England

Mitchell Dryers (Kingmoor) Ltd
Full Time Carlisle, England 14 - 14.33 GBP HOURLY Today
Job description

Job Purpose

To carry out welding/fabrication tasks to a high standard as required. The use of fabrication machinery such as press brake, guillotine and rollers are required.

Duties and Responsibilities

Fabrication of Mild steel and Stainless-steel components as required ensuring that the highest standards in finish and tolerances, in accordance with information supplied, are achieved using sound “trade” methods

Follow correct legislation for yourself and your work colleagues regarding Health and Safety

MIG / TIG welding in both Stainless Steel and Mild Steel

Position align and fit parts according to specifications

Grind, sand, polish and detail fabrications to required finish using hand and power tools to a high standard

Measure and examine completed work to verify conformance to specifications

Read engineering drawings and fabricate from them

Off-site work at client’s facilities within the UK and Worldwide

Operation of manual machine tools, as part of the fabrication process when required

Machines to be kept in a tidy and well-maintained manner, which would require maintenance be undertaken from time to time

Share industry knowledge/train apprentices

Ensure that the supply of consumables, i.e. gas, welding wire etc. does not run which could affect the job

Maintains tools, gauges and equipment in a clean, orderly and safe manner

Display flexibility to work in other departments and overtime as necessary to assist the company in meeting production goals

Liaise with design team and report drawing errors

Complete administration tasks as required

Report drawing errors

Any ad hoc duties


Essential Requirements


Work on your own initiative

Be able to work within a team

Must be able to communicate effectively at all levels

Preferred Requirements

A full UK driving license

Further relevant qualifications e.g., CSCS, CCNSG, First Aid


Proven knowledge and experience of Industrial Fabrication

Industry exposure

MIG Weld mild steel and stainless steel to relevant and applicable standards

TIG Weld mild steel and stainless steel to relevant and applicable standards

Knowledge of metal finishing techniques

Ability to read and interpret detailed engineering drawings, weld procedures and work instructions

Ability to recognise welding symbols and specifications

Demonstrated planning skills

Capable of training apprentices

Have the right to live and work permanently in United Kingdom

Be customer and results focused, have integrity, and be a proven team-player


Relevant Trade qualification – Welder/fabricator/Boilermaker etc.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £14.00-£14.33 per hour


  • Monday to Friday


  • Fabricating: 2 years (preferred)

Work Location: In person

Welder and Fabricator (Pipework)
Mitchell Dryers (Kingmoor) Ltd