Q1 Quorum Business Park
Newcastle upon Tyne
Welders cut, shape and join sections of metal, alloys or other materials using specialist welding methods. Common types of welding including oxy-acetylene, metal inert gas (MIG), manual metal arc (MMA), tungsten inert gas (TIG), laser and ultrasonic.
Welders form an important part of the team to ensure that structures, pipework and other items are welded in line with the specification and in a safe manner. This role may be based in a workshop or on a manufacturing, engineering or process plant. Shift-work may be necessary.
4 or 5 GCSEs at grades 9 to 4 (A* to C) including English and Math’s for a Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard
NDT (non-destructive testing) Technician, Workshop Supervisor, Welding Inspector.