HSB Technical

Title: Welders/Platers
Location: Lowestoft
Salary or Rate: £20+
Hours: day shifts and night work available.
Type: contract
HSB Technical Ltd is a specialist recruiter within the Power & Propulsion, Shipbuilding, Shipping & Energy and Aerospace sectors. We have several permanent and contract vacancies for multiple businesses across the UK and overseas – visit our website or LinkedIn page for more.
Typically, this person will a Welder/Plater
HSB Technical’s client is a very established and well-regarded business.
Day to day duties and responsibilities of the Welder/Plater:
* To lay out, fit, and fabricate metal components to assemble structural forms, using knowledge of welding techniques, metallurgy, and engineering requirements.
* Must be able to work with equipment, gas cutting, guillotines, radial drills, presses, welding equipment, electrical power tools & hand tools.
* Read and interpret blueprints and working drawings. Plan fabrication & welding work and make estimates of materials required.
* Make skilful, controlled manipulations of small objects. Clean equipment using appropriate materials.
* Read and interpret blueprints and working drawings. Plan fabrication & welding work and make estimates of materials required.
* Carry out duties with minimum supervision using own initiative to plan and prioritise workload within set timescales.
Qualifications and requirements requested for the Welder/Plater:
• Essential must have a background in fabrication & welding refurb specific. Preferable to have experience Marine / Ports.
• Experience of working with working with Trailer modification, Container top safety frames – service / repairs, Reefer Gantry repairs, Container handling spreader frames, Spreader beams (quay cranes and rubber tyred gantry cranes) full structural repairs including coded welding, Crane headblocks – repairs / servicing, Over height frames – repairs / servicing, Rubber tyred gantry cranes – structural repairs and modification, Quay cranes – structural repairs, Quay crane repairs including major structural work requiring coded welding and all rail joint repairs, replacement and rework, Maintenance to gantry rails, Fender replacement and repair, miscellaneous Port related plant and equipment.
• Expected to be time served NVQ Level 3 apprenticeship with HNC/NC Welding & Fabrication /Marine Qualification
This vacancy is being advertised by HSB Technical Ltd who are governed by the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) and have been appointed to act as the recruitment consultancy for this role