Welding Engineer / Responsible Welding Coordinator

Up to £38000 per annum
22 Jan 2019
19 Feb 2019
Bluetown Online
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Welding Engineer (R.W.C)

Location: Darwen, Lancashire

Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum dependant on experience

Job Type: Permanent, Full time

Hours of Work: Monday-Friday 8am-5pm

Established for over 35 years and now one of the North West’s leading & multi award winning Engineering companies, the Company is looking to recruit an experienced Welding Engineer (R.W.C) for their Blackburn site.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced and motivated Welding Engineer, who wishes to progress within a dynamic and rapidly expanding engineering firm.

Key Responsibilities:

As Welding Engineer you will be responsible for controlling the quality of welding in the fabrication departments. Sustaining and improving the quality of welding across the facility including:

* Control of their existing Welding Procedure and welder qualification.
* Organizing new Welding Procedures and welder qualifications.
* Advising Estimating and Engineering department to ensure they have welding procedures and welders qualified to cover the requirements to customer drawings and specifications.
* Advising Estimating and Engineering department on the NDE requirements to customer drawings and specifications.
* Communicate with all other welding coordinators in the group to avoid duplication of tasks
* Shop floor audits to ensure the quality of the welding and the quality system is being maintained in respect of welding
* Produce Weld Maps when required.
* Ensure all Welding equipment is being maintained and calibrated.
* To be part of the Monthly Welding Review to ensure Continuous welding improvements
* Management of welding non-conformances in their fabrication departments.
* Customer and colleague interaction - team work
* Non-compliance resolution
* Maintaining Quality Documents

Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

* A Time Served Engineer ideally with welding Inspection qualifications/experience.
* A good knowledge of CE 1090 requirements.
* Highly motivated team player with a total understanding of right first time quality.
* Organised and efficient you will be able to prioritise workloads to ensure the production targets and customer delivery dates are achieved.


* 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
* Free car parking
* Cycle to work scheme
* Death in service award
* Company Pension
* Employee Benefit Loan Scheme

Please click the APPLY button to send your CV and Covering Letter for this role.

Candidates with experience of; Senior Welder, Engineer, Welding Coordinator Welder, Skilled Welder, Weld Inspector, Welding Technician, Plater, Quality Control Engineer, Plating Engineer, Welding Engineer, Welding, Finishing Welder, Fabrication Engineer, Fabrication Quality Inspector will also be considered for the role.