TIG Welder Fabricator

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1382368193-2
  • Date Posted: 8 July 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: CRC Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: Daventry, Northamptonshire
  • Apprentice Pay: On Application
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Civil Engineering, Engineering, Health and Safety, Procurement & Supply Chain, Project Management
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

About this Apprenticeship

TIG Welder / Fabricator



Up to 17.00

Competitive Salary + Pension + Health shield + Share Scheme

Our client specialise in the bespoke design and fabrication of process related projects working to and operating under BS EN1090 classifications. They are looking to appoint a competent TIG Welder / Fabricator to join the team.

Reporting directly to the Manufacturing / Works Manager, your duties will include:

  • Being able to read and interpret engineering drawings or product specifications including the understanding of welding symbols to determine build sequence, methods of fabricating & assemblies.
  • Layout and mark dimensions and reference information on material.
  • Complete weld set-ups and welding using TIG
  • Own tools are required


  • Ensure tolerances and parameters are met to satisfy quality and output.
  • Prepare / process materials prior to assembly.
  • Trim, file, grind and deburr surfaces.
  • Tack welding fabricated parts together.
  • Plating & Fabricating ferrous steels.
  • Check products for compliance with specifications and quality requirements.
  • Repair / rework as required.
  • To check welding plant / equipment prior to and after use highlighting any faults/ defects to the Fabrication Shop Supervisor.
  • Ensure production timings are met.
  • Reinstate the work area following engineering activities.
  • Follow company rules and adhere to procedures & Health and Safety standards. Work as part of a team to produce orders on time.

Experience: (Essential):

  • Time served welding on fabrications working with mild steel
  • Experienced in TIG welding with the ability to read engineering drawings
  • Worked on various material gauges, with single and multi-run welds.
  • Other related fitting experience would be advantageous.
  • Competent to work in silo from start to project completion


Weld to a high standard (Fillet & Butt), to coding standard.

Be skilled with various plating & fabrication techniques

Demonstrate the safe use of associated equipment including abrasive wheels, grinders etc.

Good communicator at all levels

Ability to work as part of a team

Keen attention to detail

Knowledge of Health & Safety Legislation

Ability to work in a safe manner with minimal supervision

Qualifications: (Desirable):

Time served apprentice

City & Guilds Parts 1, 2 & 3 or BTEC ONC equivalent qualification

NVQ Level 3 in fabrication & Welding / Plating & Welding

CRC Recruitment are a leading Midlands based recruitment consultancy covering vacancies across the UK. We have been established since 2003 and have a reputation for high service standards to both candidates and clients. We supply permanent or temporary staff to all areas of business covering a variety of different industry sectors.