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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    Location: Glasgow

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Construction/Project Management

    Fit Out Site Manager

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  2. Project Manager

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Construction/Project Management

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  3. Project Manager

    Location: Scotland

    Salary: £40000 to £50000 p/a

    Category: Construction/Project Management

    A Project Manager is required to oversee an interesting array of construction projects within the food manufacturing industry. Our ideal candidate would have experience managing multi-contract projects.  This would be an ideal role for an experienced Project Manager who wants a change from main contracting and who enjoys the challenges ...

  4. Junior Project Manager

    Location: Scotland

    Salary: £30000 to £30000 p/a

    Category: Construction/Project Management

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