TIG & MIG Welders


Ref: 532Thursday 30 January 2020

TIG Welder, MIG Welder, MMA Welder, MAG Welder, Multi Skilled Welder, Skilled Welder, Aircraft Welder, Welder, TIG, MIG, MMA, STICK, MAG, Oil & Gas, Engineering, Nuclear, Aerospace, Defence, Location: Wolverhampton, Position: Contract, Contract Length: 6 months rolling, Hourly rate: £22.46 ph Ltd


X2 TIG & MIG Welders - Contract, West Midlands 


EMBS Engineering has recently formed a new working relationship with a fantastic, well thought of, international precision engineering company who boasts over 150 years of experience supporting the Power, Nuclear, Oil & Gas and Construction industries.

Our client has huge contracts with globally recognised giants and as such is in need of X2 Multi-skilled Welders to join them on a contracting basis to help support their existing team of highly qualified, experienced Fabricators & Welders.

Located in Wolverhampton, the business offers a very exciting opportunity for those who relish a challenge and look to test themselves on complex yet rewarding projects. Successful Welders will be working on a specific engineering project where the products can weigh up to 13 tonne once fully fabricated. Materials are up to 70mm thick and will require both TIG AND MIG welding.

This is a factory based environment so we are looking for candidates with an understanding of 5S, lean manufacturing principles in order to keep the working environment at the highest standard.


Successful applicants MUST be able to demonstrate:

  • Strong Welding background - ideally apprentice trained or time served
  • Minimum of 3-5 years in either Engineering or Nuclear - would consider those with an Aerospace, Defence or Oil & Gas background also
  • Ability to weld in BOTH - TIG & MIG/MAG (Multi Skilled) 
  • Experience in welding hardened materials including; Duplex, Carbon Steel, Nickel Chrome, Aluminium and Monel
  • Ability to read and interpret technical drawings and documentation including weld maps 
  • Record consumables onto weld history sheets
  • Experienced in welding safety-critical components
  • Ability to perform positional welds including above and overhead
  • Ability to perform partial and full penetration welds, butt and fillet welds 
  • Previously worked to high standards - welds will be checked by Dye Pen and Ultrasonic NDT testing
  • Sound understanding of health & safety requirements


In return the client is offering:

  • Contract: 6 months rolling
  • Competitive rates: £22.46 ph Ltd
  • Shifts: Days and Nights rotating OR Double Days (Mornings & Afternoons rotating)
  • Hours: Up to 50 hours per week 
  • Overtime: Available at premium rates - £25.01 ph Ltd during the week and on Saturdays and £33.35 ph Ltd on Sundays


If you are interested in this role, believe you meet the above criteria and would like to apply, please submit your most up to date CV to james@embstalent.co.uk