Manufacturing Weld Engineer

  • Location

    Redditch, Worcestershire

  • Sector:

    Engineering

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Holiday, Parking

  • Contact:

    Tom Andrews

  • Contact email:

    cheltenham@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    JC210819_1567061937

  • Published:

    23 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-09-28

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    Tom Andrews

We have an exciting opportunity for a Manufacturing Weld Engineer to join our global engineering client based in Redditch. This is a full time, permanent position with a growing organisation who are one of the leaders within their market.

The salary offered for this role is £35,000pa - £40,000pa DOE and this is complimented by an excellent benefits and company perks package.

What you will be doing:

  • You will be responsible for developing welding and Brazing techniques, procedures, and application of welding equipment in the fabrication of metals
  • Develop and validate weld process sheets and welding parameters
  • Develop a thorough understanding of the shielding gas system and track consumption rates and mixture
  • Monitor welding consumables and weld wire, and identify and implement cost saving opportunities
  • Develop, conduct, and coordinate welder training classes
  • Facilitate the analysis of weld coupons and provide technical assistance to the assembly areas
  • Implement process improvements due to weld failures and defects
  • Ensure accurate documentation of all manual and orbital weld parameters
  • Provide NPI support

About You:

  • Relevant welding qualifications
  • BEng/MEng in Mechanical Engineering or a willingness to undertake
  • Experience with PFMEA and PPAP
  • Knowledge of weld and braze joining process (NDT a plus FPI).
  • Experience in manufacturing.
  • 5 years of Weld Engineering experience would be an advantage.

Still interested? Please apply online with your CV today or email your CV to jconway@meridianbs.co.uk

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.