Job Description

For 50 years, we've been driven by the firm belief that engineers are the architects of tomorrow's world, leading the way with their daring, their expertise and their ability to push boundaries.
Together with our customers, our 6,000 employees innovate on a daily basis and contribute to accelerating energy transition throughout the world. They support the world's greatest engineering projects in the fields of energy, digital and transport.
A fast-growing international Group, we are present in 13 countries (in Europe, the Middle East, Asia and Africa).

Assystem is an International Engineering Consultancy with significant growth plans within our Energy & Infrastructure business here in the UK. Assystem is proud to work in partnership with one of the UK's most prestigious nuclear defence manufacturing companies by providing talented temporary resource needed to deliver complex engineering projects.

Assystem Energy & Infrastructure are recruiting for a Welder to work at our customers site in Derby.

As a Welder, you will provide practical support to the welding development projects and support the shop floor to ensure uninterrupted production.

Role details:

Job title: Welder
Contract length: 9 months
Location: Derby
Industry: Defence
Hours: 37 hours, Split between Mornings & Afternoons (overtime achievable)
Contract type: PAYE via Umbrella solution

Role Profile

The Welder will be responsible for the interpretation of manufacturing drawings, customer drawings and written specifications then moving through the process to weld, dress or finish components to meet the desired drawing requirements. Welding will be carried out in line with the procedure, all welding will be manual TIG welding in various orientations.

What we are ideally looking for in applications:

  • Be a time-served welding apprenticeship including City and Guilds, NVQ3 or equivalent.
  • Experience in welding a range of materials, including stainless steel.
  • Possess experience in pressure welding to 100% X-Ray / U/T standard.
  • Professional and flexible attitude, with the ability to communicate clearly and effectively at all levels.
  • Up-to-date working knowledge of health, safety (including COSHH) and environmental procedures.

**Security clearance**

Whilst we encourage applications from all nationalities, Assystem within the UK are subject to security and export control restrictions due to the nature of work to be undertaken.

These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/or your place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for the organisation.
Eager to find out more? For an informal, confidential conversation about this role or to discuss other opportunities at Assystem within the Energy & Nuclear market please get in touch with Sarah Davis directly.