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Job Title Plater Welder
Location Heanor, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom
Department Production
Salary TBC
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For this Role you must have Plater experience – and be able to work with:
Thicknesses with gauge - 3mm to 20mm, Mild Steel, Stainless, Cromweld & Chromoly and be competent in welding mainly MIG.TIG would be an advantage.


  • To provide continual support to the Team Leader in all aspects relating to the smooth running of the Assembly Team.
  • To carry out instructions from the Production Manager, Senior Production Engineer and Team Leader in all aspects of the role, including the personal control of job time bookings and document control in respect of drawings and quality plans.
  • To produce a consistently high standard of assembly work meeting production deadlines and cost targets.
  • To ensure the teams compliance with quality, Health Safety & Environmental standards and current legislations.
  • To assist in other areas of the shop floor when required to help the smooth running of jobs through the department.


  • To carry out Plating and Welding duties under the direct instruction of the Team Leader to meet cost and delivery targets.
  • To identify and, where possible, offer solutions to fabrication issues.
  • Ensure that best practices in relation to Health Safety & Environmental are adhered to at all times.
  • Wherever possible assist all members of the Company including engineering in the continual development of the Cullum Product.
  • Where reasonable travel to site and carry out assembly work in support of the Company and ultimately the customers’ requirements.


  • Lead by example on matters of Health Safety & Environmental, Welfare and codes of conduct.
  • Identify and suggest areas of improvement within the fabrication role.
  • Work under his/her own initiative and on occasion may be expected to guide and/or supervise staff.
  • Work to attain optimum performance within the Production Department and associated areas of responsibility.
  • Ensure that the Production Manager and Team Leader are informed of major developments and/or problems within the Fabrication Team, its supply chain and customers.


  • Promote and represent Cullum when required, setting a good personal example at all times.
  • Take all possible and reasonable steps to create a harmonious working environment using effective communication and team working techniques.
  • Be aware of, and adhere to, Cullum current policies and procedures including but not limited to ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and the Employee Handbook.
  • Undertake duties as may be required within capabilities consistent with the Terms and Conditions of employment and responsibilities in accordance with UK and EC Laws.
  • Undertake tasks and responsibilities assigned by the line manager.


  • Basic reading and writing skills



  • GCSE Qualifications in English and Math’s


  • Two years’ experience in a plating or welding role
  • Evidence of previous welding training or qualifications



  • Formal coded welding qualifications


Commitment to continued professional development in conjunction with the Company Vision Statement, Departmental Mission Statements, Cullum Competency Framework, recognised professional standards and the changing requirements of the organisation.

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