Principal Welding Engineer - Shipbuilding

Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria

Job id:
LJA-74135553
Published:
18-06-2019
Expires:
01-07-2019
Job type:
Contract/project
Salary level:£50.00 - £50.00  per hour
Job sector:
Defence, Law, Security
Job id:
LJA-74135553
Published:
18-06-2019
Job type:
Contract/project
Expires:
01-07-2019
Salary level:£50.00 - £50.00  per hour
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Principal Welding Engineer - Shipbuilding

A Principal Welding Engineer is required to work on a six-month contract (with the possibility of extension) for our defence client based in Cumbria.

This is a 6-month contract with a leading UK defence company.

Overview of the Principal Welding Engineer – Shipbuilding contract role

· Provide welding engineering guidance and support to structural and piping areas across the submarines business unit.

· Undertake Procedure Qualification Record development, testing and formal approval of welding procedure specifications to support process improvements within the production environment.

· Assist with preparation and transmittal of welding documentation to production areas.

· Monitor weld quality within structural and piping areas and report findings to line management.

· Conduct routine process audits within production areas to investigate defect trends and facilitate improvement.

· Investigate and review emerging process technology and consumables for applicability to submarine construction.

· Liaise with internal departments (production, QC/QA etc) to ensure welding process control is enforced and maintained.

Key skills required for the Principal Welding Engineer - Shipbuilding

The Individual

· Qualified to BSc/BEng level or equivalent in a relevant engineering subject.

European Welding Federation qualification to Engineer level

Chartership with The Welding Institute

· Familiar with national and international codes and specifications relating to welding.

· Significant demonstrable working knowledge of the main welding processes typically used for structural and piping applications within a heavy engineering environment.

· Shipbuilding, Oil & Gas, Petrochemical, Nuclear and Power would all be considered

The role is based in Barrow in Furness, Cumbria - commutable from Carnforth, Milnthorpe, Lancaster, Morecambe, Penrith, Workington, Whitehaven and The Lake District.

If you are a Principal Welding Engineer looking for a new contract either apply online or if would like to find out about other opportunities please contact Mark Ellis on (url removed) or phone (phone number removed).

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