Welding Jobs

Welding jobs involve the working of metal materials, using high heats and complex machinery, to repair or assemble metal structures in accordance to the needs of their client. Welding is deemed as highly skilled trade, with jobs often requiring the use of various welding techniques, such as Arc, MIG, TIG and Stick Welding. Welders are employed across various industries, including Construction, Civil engineering and Manufacturing industries.

Welding Jobs: Main Responsibilities

The duties of a welder may vary depending on projects; however, their main responsibilities will include the following;

  • Operate and maintain complex welding machinery
  • Follow and interpret blueprints, drawings and plans to ensure product specifications are met.
  • Fuse metal materials to create and repair structures

Welding Jobs: Required Skills and Work Conditions

Welding roles require candidates to have strong hand to eye coordination and high levels of concentration. Welding jobs may also require candidates to work as part of a team, so communication and team working skills are also important. Welders must have a strong grasp of health and safety protocol due to the nature of the work. The average working week for welders consists of 35-40 hours of work per week, with overtime sometimes required. The average salary for welder jobs ranges from £18,000-£30,000 depending on experience.

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Job Listings

  1. Domestic Electrician

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: £18.00 p/h

    Category: Electrician

    We are currently seeking a number of Domestic electricians based in Edinburgh city centre to work on townhouse properties. 
    Monday to Friday, 40 hours per week, position is on-going, this includes a rate of £18 per hour. 
    Electrician requirements; 

    17th/18th Edition 
    Atleast 2 years experience
    Own tools
    ECS card ...

  2. General Labourer

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: £10.00 p/h

    Category: Labourer

    Stafffinders are looking for a number of labourers for work in the Edinburgh city centre. 40 hours a week, Monday to Friday. this includes a rate of £11 per hour (umbrella)   
    We are looking for labourers working on townhouse refurbishments projects in the city centre.   
    Requirements;

    Valid CSCS Card
    Own ...

  3. Labourers - Edinburgh City Centre

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: £10.50 p/h

    Category: Labourer

    My client is looking for numerous general labourers based in Livingston. 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday with a rate of £10.50 (umbrella) per hour. 
    You will be working on a large scale development, approximately 12 months with possibility of an extension for the right candidates. 
    General labourer ...

  4. Joiner

    Location: Ayrshire

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Construction / Trades / Property

    Staffinders require 6 x Joiners for work in Largs and surrounding areas.
    Must have CSCS Cards, Previous site experience & checkable references.
    Immediate start available
    6 month contract
    Finishing work
    Roughing work
    Kit erectors 
    This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Stafffinders which is operating as an employment business

  5. Ground Worker

    Location: Glasgow Area

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Civil Engineer

    Stafffinders are recruiting on behalf of our client a well-established Civil Engineering and Building Contractor based in Scotland
    We are looking for Ground workers for ongoing projects in the Glasgow area.
    All candidates must have:
    CSCS card
    IPAF, Harness.
    Duties will include General labouring and Concrete Repairs
    This vacancy is ...

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