Welding Supervisor

Posted 1 August by Extra Personnel Easy Apply

We are recruiting for a Welding Supervisor for a Sheet Metal workshop in the Blackburn area.

As a Welding Supervisor you will need to have:

  • Ability to meet and focus on tight deadlines
  • Ability to demonstrate common welding processes
  • Ability to optimize welding productivity and performance
  • Ability to interpret welding symbols and technical drawings
  • Ability to give clear instruction
  • Knowledge of materials and their weldability characteristics
  • Knowledge of project management methodology
  • Knowledge of welding safety standards
  • Knowledge of welding inspection
  • Strong analytical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Fully skilled welding and sheet metal fabrication background

Details of the Welding Supervisor role

Salary:£35,000 a year

Working Hours :Usual hours will be 48 hours per week - core hours are 07:00 - 16:20 Mon-Thurs and Friday 07:00 - 13:45. Overtime paid after 40 hours.


Role of a Welding Supervisor

  • Communicate job expectations and performance requirements to welders

  • Liaison with production manager to maximize efficiency, quality and customer satisfaction

  • Liaison with production manager on timings of samples, new and ongoing jobs

  • Develop welding procedures

  • Provide root cause analysis and execute corrective action plans

  • Ensure that all welding meets the specified requirements

  • Ensure that all welding inspection tasks are performed

  • Maintain records, inspection results, and performance documentation

  • Allocate the resources of the plant and of staff in the most effective proportions to meet targets.

  • Ensure quantities are adhered to.

  • Initiate, Implement and drive change where improvements are needed

  • Ensure production is considerate of Health & Safety

  • Monitor and advise management when training plans are needed / required to ensure a multi skilled work force.

  • Report any issues from changeover of day/night shifts.

If you are interested in the above Welding Supervisor role please click apply.

Required skills

  • Engineering
  • Welding
  • Welding Supervisor

Reference: 35769442

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