Welder – Llandow, Vale of Glamorgan

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Job Description

Harris Pye is looking for Welders to join our site in Llandow (CF71) on a permanent basis. You must have previous experience working in a heavy industry- Steel/Nuclear/Energy/Power Plant/ Waste to Energy etc as the workshops are building boilers for a new Waste to Energy Plant.

Responsible For: 

Fusion joining of steel metal using welding machines, welding consumables and accessories, through processes to which they are skilled and qualified.

Job Purpose: 

Carry out all welding works required by the company.

Key Accountabilities: 

  • Read drawings and take or read measurements to plan layout and weld procedures
  • Determine the appropriate welding equipment or method based on requirements
  • Set up components for welding according to specifications (e.g. cut material with powered saws to match measurements)
  • Operate angle grinders to prepare the parts that must be welded
  • Align components using calipers, rulers etc. and clamp pieces
  • Weld components using manual or semi-automatic welding equipment in various positions (vertical, horizontal or overhead)
  • Repair machinery and other components by welding pieces and filling gaps
  • Test and inspect welded surfaces and structures to discover flaws
  • Maintain equipment in a condition that does not compromise safety

Key Skills/Knowledge/Experience:

  • Proven experience as welder
  • Experience using a variety of welding equipment and procedures (TIG, MMA etc.)
  • Experience in using electrical or manual tools (saws, squares, calipers etc.)
  • Knowledge of relative safety standards and willingness to use protective clothing (face-shield, gloves etc.)
  • Deftness and attention to detail
  • Successful completion of a relevant apprenticeship program is required
  • Coding’s – GTAW, SMAW, GMAW, FCAW
  • Ability to weld in 6G position
  • Previous Industrial/Boiler experience
  • Must have EN15614 & EN9606 certificates
  • Build good, professional relationships with all staff.
  • Good organisational skills
  • A good standard of attention to detail
  • Maintain a clean relevant driving license

Working Hours: 

Monday-Friday. 40 hours a week. 

Start Date: 

July 2020.


Negotiable at the interview depending on experience. 


20 days + 8 bank holidays 

Please submit your CV if you are interested. You must be able to provide 2 working references.



Company Description

Harris Pye, part of the Joulon Group is a rapidly expanding global player with active involvement in many key land-based, industrial, marine, offshore, oil and gas sectors. Operating worldwide on a 24/7 basis, our emphasis is on cost effective repair, preventative maintenance and conversion work.

Harris Pye is a multi-cultural global service provider with a focus on supplying top quality products with fast and efficient customer service.


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