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Welding Specialist

Job Title: Welding Specialist
Reference: Far Ks Jb 894
Job Descripton: Job title: Welding Specialist
Role type: Permanent
Locations: Burnley
Salary: Competitive

If you are interested in this opportunity and in joining a global, forward thinking organisation with an excellent suite of benefits and high technology products being manufactured, please apply now.

Role description

• Define TIG welding, Resistance welding and Laser welding equipment requirements & source equipment, taking into account availability of state of the art equipment, customer and NADCAP requirements.
• Oversee set up of welding booths/stations and qualification/implementation of equipment
• Assist in recruitment of welding operators for Operations
• Training and approval of Operators in line with procedures and work instructions
• Define responsibilities (operations/ME/Special processes) for welding activity
• Writing work instructions, procedures, data cards
• Development of Burnley welding facilities and operations to achieve industrial objectives for cost, quality and delivery
• Host audit activity for special process and NADCAP approval
• Assisting in transfer of work from supply chain into Burnley
• Assist in training of/transfer welding expertise to Manufacturing Engineering population
• Transfer knowledge and educate Burnley special Process personnel
• Industrialise welded content of parts in Aircelle Burnley
• Format and write welding data cards for transfer work
• Agree and substantiate (PVI) welding activity on transfer of 1st off parts

Candidate skills & requirements

• TWI Qualified to International Welding Specialist Level and preferrably to Technologist and Engineer level or Equivalent
• CSWIP accreditation or equivalent
• Engineering experience in TIG welding, Resistance welding aluminium/titanium/steel/Inconel in an Aerospace environment
• Experience with Laser welding is highly beneficial
• Excellent communicator - with all levels of business and sub-tier suppliers
• Exposure to working in NADCAP environment and being involved in NADCAP audits
• Good exposure to different materials and a strong technical understanding of materials
• Experience in specifying and sourcing welding equipment for aerospace applications
• Practical experience as a welder and welding engineer in a sheet metal aerospace environment
• Able to assess and develop welding operators
• Experience in recruitment and training of Operators in an aerospace/NADCAP environment
• Experience of defining responsibilities (operations/ME/Special processes) for welding activity in an aerospace environment
• Experience of writing and validating welding work instructions and procedures
• Experience of development of welding facilities and quality systems to comply with customer and NADCAP requirements.
• Experience of hosting audit activity for customer and NADCAP audits
• Experience of industrialising and transferring welded assemblies in an Aerospace environment
• Experience as a welding co-ordinator as per ISO 24394 for selecting and administering welding operator qualification testing
• Experience of proposing NDT requirements for welded fabrications in an Aerospace environment

Travel specificity: Occasional Travel to other sites & Occasional Travel to sub-tier suppliers

Offering a competitive salary & suite of excellent employee benefits ensuring we make this a fantastic place to be, some below for example:

- Excellent company contributory pension scheme
- Private health care
- Health cash back plans (dental/wellbeing)
- 25 days holiday + BH
- Corporate Gym Membership
- Burnley Football club benefits (Including chance to get tickets and be treated to meal in corporate box during the game)
- Restaurant onsite with excellent food at subsidised price
- Free car parking
- Flex-time options dependant on role/circumstance
- Share purchase scheme
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Lancashire, Burnley
Salary: 43000-47000 Per Annum excellen
Posted by: Forward Assist Recruitment
Date Posted: 28/08/2018

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