Sheet Metal Worker & Tig Welder

Location
Kent, Maidstone
Salary
£11 - £14 per hour + Benefits
Posted
13 Sep 2021
Closes
11 Oct 2021
Ref
AJ/TWSMW
Contact
Amanda Jordan
Sector
Engineering
Job Level
Executive
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are currently working with a leading UK organisation, who design and manufacture bespoke products for a variety of industries worldwide.

Due to ongoing growth, they are currently seeking experienced Sheet Metal Workers and Tig Welders to join their established team.

The role of Sheet Metal Worker will involve bending, forming, finishing and fabricating metal in accordance with customer orders, some spot welding to create bespoke products and ensuring parts that are produced reflect the order and are created to a high standard.

The successful candidate must have a good understanding of pattern development and should be capable of hand finishing to a high standard. Forming, bending and rolling in various gauges ranging from 0.35mm to 5mm. A working knowledge of fine limit sheet metal and be experienced in sheet metal processes including fabrication and sheet metal assemblies combining fabricated and machined components. Be competent at general sheet metal duties including deburring, drilling and spot welding. TIG welding experience would also be beneficial. Ideally someone who has programmed, set and operated some of the following machines:

*LVD CNC Pressbrake
*LVD Laser
*CNC Punch Press
*Power Guillotines

The role of the Tig Welder will involve welding sheet metal of gauges 1mm-5mm to fine tolerances. Materials being welded are Mu-metal, stainless steel and sometimes aluminium.

The successful candidate will be able to read and work from engineering drawings, be a team player and be able to work to tight deadlines. Knowledge of other fine limit sheet metal work would be an advantage but is not essential. You will be expected to utilise your skills in creating bespoke metal products for the customer in accordance with their order. An ability to work to a high standard and a high level of accuracy to create a clean finish will be a must from the successful candidate.

Hours for these roles are Monday to Friday 8am-5pm. Hourly rate of £11-14 depending on experience, offered on a full time permanent basis. Benefits include company performance bonus, 20 days holiday plus bank holiday (increasing after length of time) and company benefits. Onsite parking available.

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