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Undisclosed Company
Buckinghamshire, Milton Keynes
Up to £29778.63 per annum
Closing date
27 Jun 2022

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Manpower are pleased to be recruiting on behalf of our client based in Bletchley, Milton Keynes for a Welder to join their team on a temporary to permanent basis with an immediate start!

The successful candidate will work as part of a busy welding and fabricating team to carry out hot and cold mechanical repairs to loading trolleys and containers within a warehouse and workshop environment.

Reporting to the Warehouse Manager, and working alongside another Welder/ Fabricator, the role holder will be expected to work as part of a wider team assisting with mechanical repairs and loading and unloading containers. The role holder will also have contact with customers, agency staff and the wider team.

Salary - £29,778.63 per annum, 20 days annual leave, increasing with service, and bank holidays.

Contract Type: Fixed Term 9 months

Working hours: 37.5 hours per week Full time. Shift pattern is 08:00 - 16:00 Monday to Friday


  • Provide welding and fabrication repairs on containers, trolleys and similar equipment
  • Work as part of a team carrying out both hot and cold repairs
  • Use a forklift truck to assist with loading and unloading and movement of containers
  • Provide occasional assembly and install of fabricated products
  • Ensure safety is adhered to at all times
  • Meet Quality Assurance standards required across a wide range of fabricated Products and Materials
  • Using the welding equipment in a professional and safe manner at all times.
  • Working to strict timelines to meet daily targets and demand deadlines
  • Conduct daily checks on all welding equipment and ensure that the equipment is in good working order at all times and that the manufacturers recommended maintenance schedule has been followed.
  • When needed, cover for site manager with regards to opening/securing site and at a supervisory level

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Experience as a welder/ fabricator
  • Ability to work with a wide range of materials including; steel and zinc galvanized products.
  • Able to weld in the following disciplines; TIG, MIG,
  • Able to use the full range of fabrication shop machinery including, but not limited to Welders, hand grinders and fume extract equipment
  • Ability to read fabrication drawings to a basic level would be advantageous
  • A Counterbalance ForkLift truck license would be advantageous
  • Familiarity of working in a workshop environment
  • Must be adapt at working in small teams and independently
  • Desire to learn new skills
  • Posses a can do attitude
  • Hold pride in the work produced
  • Always ensures defined environmental management practices are followed
  • Keeps customers informed on progress and outcomes
  • Manages customer expectations, explaining what and how the service will be delivered and by when
  • Builds effective relationships with colleagues
  • Listens to people and clarifies understanding
  • Embraces latest innovations and best practices to achieve work objectives
  • Committed to the task in hand
  • Remains calm under pressure

If this sounds like the role for you then apply now!

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