Weld Cell Operative - Night Shift

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    £16 - £17 per hour

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    Danielle Avery

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  • Contact phone:

    01242 533514

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Meridian Business Support are recruiting for a Weld Cell Operative to work for one of our prestigious clients based in Cheltenham.

The role is on a temporary, ongoing basis and will be working in a modern, well equipped, safe and tidy factory environment.

The company manufacture and supply a vast range of specialist products to various industries across the globe. The successful candidate will help strengthen the workforce and will be required to be highly engaged, proactive and show a keen attitude towards meeting customer requirements.

Main duties & responsibilities:
  • Reading & accurately interpreting engineering drawings
  • Accurately using measuring equipment required for welding
  • Carrying out completing quality checks
  • Loading & unloading work in progress on to the machine
  • Setting up automated welder
  • Troubleshooting as required
  • Running batches of material
  • Identifying good & bad welds
  • Working in line with set efficiency targets
  • Adherence to all H & S rules in relation to the workshop environment
Essential Criteria:
  • Ability to read & accurately interpret engineering drawings
  • Basic weld knowledge
  • Mechanical aptitude & problem solving nature
  • Awareness of H & S requirements relative to the engineering environment
  • Computer literate (basic)
  • Meticulous eye for detail & ability to work in line with quality standards
  • Strong numeracy & literacy skills
  • Welding experience is advantageous but not essential
  • Mechatronics / Automation experience would be beneficia 
In return the successful candidate will receive: 
  • Competitive rate of pay - Shift premium payable for evening shift work
  • 4 night working week - excellent work life balance
Working hours:
Monday – Thursday  6pm – 6am

Easily commutable from Gloucester, Tewkesbury and surrounding areas.
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