Brazier-Pipe Fitter-Gas Welder

Posted 24 days ago by Pertemps
Location Birmingham Job Type Temporary
Salary £10 - £13 per hour, Benefits: Free parking; paid overtime Sector Manufacturing & Industrial
Pipe fitter/Braziers/Gas Welder
Up to £13 per hour
South Birmingham - Free Parking

Are you an experienced Pipe Fitter, Brazier or Gas Welder seeking a new long-term opportunity? Or do you hold skills in silver soldering, TIG welding or sub-assembly and fancy a change? If so, we may have the role for you! Our clean, modern facility is in search of somebody to join their engineering department for a market leader of refrigeration and heat exchange components.

This is a large, successful manufacturing plant with an excellent reputation in custom-made cold-store units. They are seeking somebody on a long-term basis, with plenty of opportunity to work overtime both throughout the week and during the weekend. The Pipe Fitter/ Brazier must come with a minimum of 12 months experience in brazing, welding, pipe manipulation, soldering or sub-assembly.

Daily responsibilities of the Brazier will include:
" Use of pipe cutting and bending tools in order to form copper pipe structures to specification.
" Reading technical drawing and replicating them with measuring tools i.e. vernier, calipers and measuring tapes.
" Liaising with the assembly department in order to assist with fitting the cooling units.
" Use of a blowtorch fuelled by oxy acetylene in order to fuse pipe valves together.

Hours of work: 0600- 1400 / 1400- 2200 (weekly rotation).

In turn, the company will offer a rate of between £10 - £12 per hour, with opportunity to earn an overtime premium of time plus one half for any hours worked over the weekend. Nights may attract a rate of up to £13 per hour. Overall these wage offerings equate to a year one salary of £24,000 per annum.

The successful candidate for the Pipe Fitter/ Brazier position will also receive free parking and use of a canteen.

In order to be successful in this position, candidates must possess the following attributes:
" Minimum of 12 months experience in brazing, welding, pipe manipulation, soldering or sub-assembly.
" Familiar with the duties required of a Pipe Fitter/ Brazier, particularly with copper materials (however experience on other metals will still be considered).
" Comfortable with using a range of hand tools and pipe tools.
" Good understanding of health and safety practice, as candidates will be required to work with naked flame torches.
" If brazing has not been undertaken, then experience in TIG welding or silver-soldering would be highly advantageous.

If you feel that you hold relevant experience for the Pipe Fitter/ Brazier vacancy, please click below to apply.

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