Welder/Fabricator/Bodyshop Engineer

  • Job Reference: 37374
  • Date Posted: 6 December 2018
  • Recruiter: Stafflex
  • Location: Halifax, West Yorkshire
  • Salary: £25,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Company pension, free parking
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description


Our prestigious client based in Halifax is currently looking to recruit an experienced Welder/Fabricator/Bodyshop Engineer.
The ideal candidate should be adaptable, keen to learn new skills along with producing quality repairs to a very high standard. You should be able to work on your own initiative and also contribute ideas to the existing team. You should be skilled in various aspects of Fabrication and able to weld steel & aluminium using MIG sets to a high standard. Some site work is required and candidates should be comfortable working at heights. A knowledge of commercial vehicle/trailer repair or body building would be an advantage, however, our client will consider candidates who have transferable skills from another engineering sector. This position will not suit a production or 'bench' welder as there is very little repetitive or routine work!
Our client is a small but expanding family run business who specialise in all aspects of trailer and loadspace engineering. Having worked in this field for many years, the Company has gained a reputation for quality and reliability which is unrivalled and as such have a very loyal custom base which gives our client a steady flow of work.
Candidates must be physically fit, hold a current UK driving licence and be able to work well as part of a small but hugely skilled and experienced team.
Hours of work

Working hours are: 5 days a week 8.30 until 5.00 (40 hours per week)
limited overtime available
Required Skills and Qualifications

Full and rounded understanding of Mig welding and structural steel fabrication.
Previous trailer experience would be desirable but not essential.
Full clean driving licence

28 days holiday
Company pension
Free onsite parking
Ongoing training
Job Type: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: £25,000 per year dependent on experience
Location: Halifax