Current Vacancies

For the vacancies listed below, you can apply online or download an application form and send to: Recruitment, WEC Group Ltd, Springvale House, Springvale Road, Darwen, Lancashire, BB3 2ES or email: WEC Recruitment.

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WEC Group Training Academy - Engineering Apprenticeships

We are now accepting applications for our Welding/Fabrication, Mechanical Engineering Apprentices and Technical Production Engineering Apprenticeships to start in September 2019 in Lancashire (Blackburn & Darwen), Yorshire (Rotherham & Sherburn-in-Elmet) and Merseyside (Knowsley).

This is an amazing opportunity to learn life skills whilst gaining a qualification through our award winning apprenticeship scheme! An apprenticeship allows you to earn money whilst learning on the job.

We are currently recruiting for:

  • Welding & Fabrication Apprentices
  • Laser Operator Apprentices
  • Press Brake Apprentices

To apply follow the 'download an application form' below and fill in the form.

Please download an application form and send it back to us as soon as possible for the chance to kickstart your career at an award winning company! Interviews will commence early 2019.


WEC Group - Scotland

Location: Scotland
Department: WEC Group
Reporting to: National Sales Manager
Hours of Work: Monday - Friday 8:00am-5pm

This is a fantastic opportunity offering an excellent salary and benefits package for an experienced and driven Business Development Executive from the Laser Cutting/ Profiling/ Tube Laser industry, who wishes to progress within a dynamic and rapidly expanding engineering firm.

Established for 40 years, and now one of the North West’s leading & multi award winning Engineering companies, WEC is looking to recruit experienced and enthusiastic Business Development Executive from the Laser Cutting/ Profiling/ Tube Laser Cutting Industry to join our busy and expanding Laser team.


Objectives

Opportunities exist for self-motivated, high achieving Business Development Executive with a proven track record within Laser Cutting/ Profiling/ Tube Laser Cutting Sales to sell our Services.

The underlying objective is to manage an existing and further develop a client base in a competitive market; identifying new business opportunities via cold calling/networking and ensuring our customer needs and expectations are met on a daily basis.

Knowledge, Skills, Experience
Successful candidates must have direct relevant experience within the Laser Cutting/ Profiling/ Tube Laser Cutting Industry.

Responsibilities
  • Generate new business opportunities within your territory
  • Sourcing new customers, generating business at a senior level, and maintaining a high standard of service
  • Promote the products and services of the entire WEC Group
  • Produce weekly/monthly sales reports and forecasting data
  • Reporting to the National Sales Manager at regular meetings to review KPI targets
  • Create and deliver successful presentations – (all levels)

Working Location/Environment
Scotland
Company Benefits
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
  • Free car parking
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Performance Bonus
  • Company Car Allowance
  • Company Pension
  • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
  • Healthcare and Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

Apply Now


WEC Group - Darwen

Hours of Work: Monday- Friday 8am- 5pm (42.5 hrs)

Reports to: Quality Manager

This is the perfect opportunity for an enthusiastic and dynamic person to thrive, working within a successful and vibrant team. The role is for a highly motivated individual to work in a fast moving Production environment. Facing different problems on a daily basis, communication with the customer is key.


Responsibilities
  • Carry out First Article Inspections
  • Liaise with customer when drawing queries arise
  • Raise supplier reject notes
  • To be able to carry out thorough investigation with non-conformances, establishing root cause and ensuring corrective / preventative actions are in place
  • To communicate clearly with customers and other departments to see non-conformances through to a satisfactory conclusion in the most cost effective manner

Knowledge, Skills & Experience
  • Min GCSE in Maths and English at Grade C
  • Excellent PC skills including Excel, Word, PowerPoint
  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • Ability to work efficiently and build effective working relationships
  • Methodical approach
  • Hands on approach
  • Able to read engineering drawings
  • The ability to work alone unaided, covering all aspects of the QA function when the QA Manager is off site
  • Understanding of Material Grades / test certification
  • Project Management skills
  • Knowledge of 8D problem solving ensuring robust Corrective and Preventative measures are put in place.
  • Familiar working to ES/EN9100
  • Internal Audits
  • Familiar with FAI, FMEA, APQP, PPAP, Control Plans, TS16949
Working Location/Environment

Darwen, Lancashire


Company Benefits
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
  • Free car parking
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Death in service
  • Company Pension
  • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
  • Healthcare and Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

Apply Now

Location: 2-4 weeks in Darwen, then 12 weeks on site in Derby
Duration: Circa 4 month contract
Hours of Work: Monday – Fri 8am-5pm. Sat 8am-2pm

Established for 40 years, and now one of the North West’s leading & multi award winning Engineering companies, WEC is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Site Manager to join our busy and expanding team.
We are offering an excellent salary and benefits package for an experienced and driven Site Manager, who wishes to work within a dynamic and rapidly expanding engineering firm


Responsibilities

This is an interesting and varied role, which involved managing a cutting edge engineering installation project. You will be managing a site installation in Derby.

Knowledge, Skills & Experience
  • Ideally Appointed Person status with CSCS Black Management Card
  • Proven engineering and fabrication knowledge/experience/background
  • Previous site management experience
  • Ability to read and work from detailed engineering drawings
  • Computer literate
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to liaise closely with customers
  • Ability to work under pressure, both on own initiative and as part of a busy team
  • Ability to handle multiple varied projects from order through to completion
  • Responsible, conscientious, punctual, highly organized, and self-motivated

What will the role involve?
  • Around 2-4 weeks working from the office in Darwen- this would involve familiarising yourself with the Project and working alongside the lead project engineer on the job
  • Following this the job will involve approximately 12 weeks working on site in Derby, from 8th April 2019
  • Whilst in Derby the role will involve being the supervising the installation team on site.
  • Supervising RAMS and lifting teams assembling large steel components for a new build
Working Location/Environment

Darwen, Lancashire


Company Benefits
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
  • Free car parking
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Death in service
  • Company Pension
  • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
  • Healthcare and Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

Apply Now

Location: Darwen, Lancashire
Department: CCTV
Reporting to: Manager
Hours of Work: Monday- Thursday 8am-5pm and Friday 8am- 2pm (40 hours)


This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced and motivated Semi-Skilled Welder Fabricator, who wishes to progress within a dynamic and rapidly expanding engineering firm.

Knowledge, Skills, Experience
  • Must be competent able to MIG weld to a high standard
  • Must be able to fabricate and work to engineering drawings
  • Production jig work experience
  • Work on Own Initiative
  • Reliable, Punctual and Flexible

Working Location/Environment

Darwen, Lancashire

Company Benefits
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
  • Free car parking
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Death in service
  • Company Pension
  • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
  • Healthcare and Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

Apply Now


WEC Fabrication - Darwen

Location: Darwen, Lancashire
Hours of Work: Mon- Thurs 8am-5pm and Fri 8am-2pm
Department: WEC Fabrication

This is a fantastic opportunity for a motivated Skilled Welder/Fabricator, who wishes to progress within a dynamic and rapidly expanding engineering firm.


Knowledge, Skills, Experience
  • Time served and must able to MIG and TIG weld to a high standard
  • Must be able to fabricate and work to engineering drawings
  • Must be able to weld from 1mm up to 12mm Stainless.
  • Work on Own Initiative
  • Reliable and Punctual

  • Working Location/Environment

    Darwen, Lancashire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
    • Free car parking
    • Cycle to work scheme
    • Death in service
    • Company Pension
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
    • Healthcare and Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

    Apply Now

    Location: Darwen, Lancashire
    Hours of Work: Mon-Fri 8am - 5pm
    Department: Engineering


    Established for 40 years and now one of the North West’s leading & multi award winning Engineering companies, WEC Group Ltd is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Business Development/ Sales Engineer to join our team based in Darwen.

    This is the perfect opportunity for a motivated and dynamic person to thrive, working within a successful and vibrant team.

    Responsibilities
  • Following up on sales leads
  • Bringing new business to the division
  • Re-developing dormant accounts
  • Producing accurate and detailed manufacturing cost estimates generated from detailed client manufacturing drawings
  • Monitoring and managing delivery lead times and the arrangement of sub contract support
  • Creating full routing information including labour and material costing
  • Liaising with sub-contract suppliers, internal departments and customers to resolve queries and expedite progress.
  • Inputting all information in to the computer system in order to produce full quotations

  • Knowledge, Skills, Experience
  • Ability to read and interpret customer engineering drawings
  • Conversant in welding & fabrication techniques
  • Previous experience within a similar role, ideally within medium and large scale sheet metal fabrication
  • Good working knowledge of AutoCAD
  • Good communication skills with the ability to liaise with both suppliers and customers
  • Fully computer literate and proficient with Microsoft Office

  • Working Location/Environment

    Darwen, Lancashire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
    • Free car parking
    • Cycle to work scheme
    • Death in service
    • Company Pension
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
    • Healthcare and Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

    Apply Now

    Location: Darwen, Lancashire
    Department: WEC Fabrication
    Reporting to: Manufacturing Director
    Hours of Work: Monday - Thursday 8am-5pm, Fridayn 8am-2pm

    This is a fantastic opportunity offering an excellent salary and benefits package for an experienced and driven Project Engineer, who wishes to progress within a dynamic and rapidly expanding engineering firm.

    With a wide and varied customer base, and an ever-expanding work load, WEC can offer the opportunity to work on some prestigious engineering projects for the right candidate. WEC is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Project Engineer to join our busy and expanding team based in Darwen, Lancs.

    Responsibilities

      This is an interesting and varied role, which involves working on some excellent specialist engineering projects, bringing in fantastic careers prospects for the successful candidate.


    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
      Essential:
    • Proven engineering and fabrication knowledge/experience/background
    • Ability to read and work from detailed engineering drawings
    • Computer literate
    • Excellent communication skills and the ability to liaise closely with customers
    • Ability to work under pressure, both on own initiative and as part of a busy team
    • Ability to handle multiple varied projects from order through to completion
    • Responsible, conscientious, punctual, highly organized, and self-motivated

    • Desirable:
    • Excellent knowledge of all welding techniques.
    • CAD qualifications and experience are preferable but not essential for this role, training will be provided where necessary.

    Working Location/Environment

    Darwen, Lancashire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
    • Free car parking
    • Cycle to work scheme
    • Company Pension
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
    • Healthcare and Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

    Apply Now



    WEC Laser - Darwen

    Department: Laser
    Reporting to: Programming Manager
    Hours of Work: 8am-5pm

    Established for 40 years and now one of the North West’s leading Engineering companies, WEC Group is looking to recruit a Tube Laser Programmer to join our expanding team based in Darwen, Lancs.


    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • Must have experience programming tube and box section processing lasers or profiling machines
    • Must be able to read and understand assembly and component engineering drawings
    • Understanding of developing parts, forming and fabrication.
    • Knowledge of different metals an advantage.
    • Able to set and maintain a high standard of workmanship.
    • Able to work pro-actively and as part of a team to improve productivity and efficiency.
    • ArTube software and previous experience in a 3D software environment (like SolidWorks) is an advantage.

    Working Location/Environment

    Darwen, Lancashire


    Company Benefits
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Company Pension
  • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
  • Healthcare & Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

  • Apply Now

    Department: Laser
    Reporting to: Laser Manager
    Hours of Work:Mon- Thurs 8am-5pm Fri 8am-2pm. 40 hours

    Established for 40 years and now one of the North West’s leading & multi award winning Engineering companies, WEC is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Press Brake Operator to join our busy and expanding Laser Engineering team based in Darwen, Lancs.

    This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced and motivated Press Brake Operator, who wishes to progress within a dynamic and rapidly expanding engineering firm.


    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
  • Proven experience in programming, setting and operating Trumpf press brakes is preferred however full training will be provided
  • Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings essential
  • Ability to work on own initiative essential
  • Able to set and maintain a high standard of workmanship essential
  • Sheet metal working background preferred essential

  • Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
    • Free car parking
    • Cycle to work scheme
    • Company Pension
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
    • Healthcare & Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

    Apply Now

    Department: Laser
    Reporting to: Manager
    Hours of Work: Mon-Thurs 8am-5pm, Fri 8am-2pm (40 hours)

    WEC Group is recruiting an experienced and enthusiastic Skilled Welder/ Fabricator to join our busy Laser team based in Darwen, Lancs.


    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • Must be time served and able to MIG and TIG weld to a high standard
    • Must be able to fabricate and work to engineering drawings
    • Must be able to weld from 1mm up to 12mm Stainless
    • Work on Own Initiative
    • Reliable and Punctual

    Working Location/Environment

    Darwen, Lancashire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
    • Free car parking
    • Cycle to work scheme
    • Company Pension
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
    • Healthcare & Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

    Apply Now

    Region: Scotland, North East, South East, South West, South, Dublin, Belfast
    Department: Laser
    Reporting to: National Sales Manager
    Hours of Work: Monday - Friday 8am-5pm (42.5 hours)

    This is a fantastic opportunity offering an excellent salary and benefits package for an experienced and driven Business Development Executive from the laser cutting/profiling/tube laser industry, who wishes to progress within a dynamic and rapidly expanding engineering firm.

    Established for 40 years, and now one of the UK's leading & multi award winning Engineering companies, WEC is looking to recruit experienced and enthusiastic Business Development Executive from the industry to join our busy and expanding Laser team.


    Objectives

    Opportunities exist for a self-motivated, high achieving Business Development Executive with a proven track record within Laser Cutting/Profiling/Tube Laser Cutting Sales to sell our services.

    The underlying objective is to develop a client base in a competitive market; identifying new business opportunities via cold calling/networking and ensuring our customer needs and expectations are met on a daily basis.


    Responsibilities

    • Generate new business opportunities within your territory
    • Sourcing new customers, generating business at a senior level, and maintaining a high standard of service
    • Promote the products and services of the entire WEC Group
    • Produce weekly/monthly sales reports and forecasting data
    • Reporting to the National Sales Manager at regular meetings to review KPI targets
    • Create and deliver successful presentations – (all levels)

    Knowledge, Skills, Experience

    Successful candidates must have direct relevant experience within the Laser Cutting/Profiling/Tube Laser Cutting Industry.

    Working Location/Environment

    Field based/home based

    Company Benefits
    • Company Car
    • Performance Bonus
    • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
    • Free car parking
    • Cycle to work scheme
    • Company Pension
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
    • Healthcare & Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

    Apply Now


    WEC Machining Ltd - Blackburn

    Location: Blackburn, Lancashire
    Department: WEC Machining
    Hours of Work: 2-10pm shifts

    Established for 40 years and now one of the UK's leading multi award winning Engineering companies, WEC Group Ltd is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic CNC Programmer/Setter Milling to join our busy Machining team based in Blackburn.


    Responsibilities
      Working within a predominantly medium to high batch machining cell this role is to program, set and operate barfed Fanuc.

      Due to the type of work, you will have excellent tooling knowledge and the ability to ensure cutting strategy suits high volume production.

      With a high attention to details this role will require an engineer from an environment of high tolerance work e.g. automotive.

    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • Previous experience in a technical machining background
    • Ability to program and operate an Asquith Butler machining centre with Siemens control.
    • Experience of 3rd and 4th axis is essential and 5th axis would be a strong advantage
    • Highest standards of H&S and Quality is essential
    • Ability to interpret detailed engineering drawings and deliver conforming parts
    • Working with various materials including exotic grade alloys
    • A detailed understanding of engineering drawing, tooling selection, work holding & cutting strategy is essential
    • A good communicator at all levels, with the ability to integrate and support a successful team.
    Working Location/Environment

    Blackburn, Lancashire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
    • Free car parking
    • Cycle to work scheme
    • Company Pension
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
    • Healthcare & Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

    Apply Now

    Location: Blackburn, Lancashire
    Department: WEC Machining
    Hours of Work: Fri, Sat and Sunday night’s 6pm – 6am

    Established for 40 years and now one of the UK's leading multi award winning Engineering companies, WEC Group Ltd is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic CNC Programmer/Setter turner to join our busy Machining team based Blackburn.


    Responsibilities
      Working within a predominantly medium to high batch machining cell this role is to program, set and operate barfed Fanuc.

      Due to the type of work, you will have excellent tooling knowledge and the ability to ensure cutting strategy suits high volume production.

      With a high attention to details this role will require an engineer from an environment of high tolerance work e.g. automotive.

    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • Must be time served with post qualification experience in a technical machining background
    • Ability to program a Hankook machine with Fanuc controls
    • Experience of multi axis turning center’s
    • Highest standards of H&S and Quality is essential
    • Ability to interpret detailed engineering drawings and deliver conforming parts
    • Working with various materials including exotic grade alloys
    • A detailed understanding of engineering drawing, tooling selection, work holding & cutting strategy is essential
    • A good communicator at all levels, with the ability to integrate and support a successful team.
    Working Location/Environment

    Blackburn, Lancashire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
    • Free car parking
    • Cycle to work scheme
    • Company Pension
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
    • Healthcare & Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

    Apply Now

    Location: Blackburn, Lancashire
    Department: WEC Machining
    Reporting to: Manufacturing Manager
    Hours of Work: Night Shift

    Established for 40 years and now one of the North West’s leading and award winning Engineering companies, WEC Group is looking to recruit an enthusiastic CNC Programmer/Setter to work weekends for their purpose built facility at the Blackburn site.

    This is a fantastic opportunity for a motivated and capable CNC Programmer/Setter, who wishes to progress within a dynamic and rapidly expanding engineering firm.


    Responsibilities

    Working within a predominantly low batch machining cell this role is to program, set and operate vertical and horizontal CNC Machining Centers.

    Due to the type of work, frequent and efficient setups are required. There is also a need to be involved in the inspection process for 1st off checks and in process checks.

    With a high attention to detail, this role will require an engineer from an environment of high tolerance, low batch work.

    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • A minimum of 5 years’ post qualification experience in a technical machining background
    • Ability to program one of the following controls Mazak is essential
    • Experience of 3rd and 4th axis is essential and 5th axis would be a strong advantage
    • Highest standards of H&S and Quality is essential
    • Ability to interpret detailed engineering drawings and deliver conforming parts
    • Working with various materials including exotic grade alloys
    • A detailed understanding of engineering drawing, tooling selection, work holding & cutting strategy is essential
    • A good communicator at all levels, with the ability to integrate and support a successful team.

    Working Location/Environment

    Blackburn, Lancashire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
    • Free car parking
    • Cycle to work scheme
    • Company Pension
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
    • Healthcare & Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

    Apply Now

    Location: Blackburn, Lancashire
    Department: WEC Machining
    Reporting to: Manufacturing Manager
    Hours of Work: Shift Rotation 6am-2pm and 2pm-10pm

    WEC Group Ltd, established for 40 years and now one of the UK's leading & multi award winning engineering, fabrication and machining companies, requires an experienced and gifted CNC Programmer/Setter for their purpose built facility at the Blackburn site.

    This is a fantastic opportunity for a motivated and capable CNC Programmer/Setter, who wishes to progress within a dynamic and rapidly expanding engineering firm.


    Responsibilities

    Working within a predominantly medium to high batch machining cell this role is to program, set and operate Haas controls.

    Due to the type of work, you will have excellent tooling knowledge and the ability to ensure cutting strategy suits high volume production.

    With a high attention to details this role will require an engineer from an environment of high tolerance work e.g. automotive

    Knowledge, Skills, Experience

    • Must be time served with post qualification experience in a technical machining background
    • Ability to program Haas controls
    • Experience of multi axis turning centres
    • Highest standards of H&S and Quality is essential
    • Ability to interpret detailed engineering drawings and deliver conforming parts
    • Working with various materials including exotic grade alloys
    • A detailed understanding of engineering drawing, tooling selection, work holding & cutting strategy is essential
    • A good communicator at all levels, with the ability to integrate and support a successful team

    Working Location/Environment

    Blackburn, Lancashire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
    • Free car parking
    • Cycle to work scheme
    • Company Pension
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
    • Healthcare & Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

    Apply Now


    5750 Components - Liverpool

    Location: Knowsley, Merseyside
    Reporting to: Production Manager
    Hours of Work:40 hours/week

    Established for 40 years and now one of the North West’s leading multi award winning Engineering companies, WEC Group Ltd is looking to recruit a motivated Class 3 Van Driver, who wishes to progress within a dynamic and rapidly expanding engineering firm.


    Role Description

    Flexible person to undertake local deliveries of steel goods in a fast paced manufacturing environment. The role involves delivering steel goods to our customers in a 7.5 ton vehicle or smaller vehicles as required. The work is mainly locally based within the North West on multi drop runs. You will be willing to assist with the final packaging of goods and loading the vehicle before going out delivering. We have a large customer base and the need for flexibility to meet their requirements is paramount. The successful candidate will be flexible on start and finish times and willing to work overtime at short notice.


    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • Must have CPC licence.
    • Must be over 25 for insurance with no more than 6 points.
    • Must be flexible and prepared to do, early starts, overtime and weekend work.
    • Good knowledge of driver’s hours rules and tachograph regulations.
    • Must be willing to undergo FLT training to assist with loading vehicles
    Working Location/Environment
    Knowsley, Merseyside

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
    • Free car parking
    • Cycle to Work Scheme
    • Company Pension Scheme
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
    • Health & Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

    Apply Now

    Location: Knowsley, Merseyside
    Reporting to: Manager
    Hours of Work: Mon – Fri 6am – 2.30pm

    Established for 40 years and now one of the North West’s leading Engineering companies, WEC is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Production Assistant to join our busy and expanding team based in Knowsley, Liverpool.


    Responsibilities
    • To collate orders & prepare for despatch
    • Generate delivery paperwork and purchase orders
    • Prepare orders for sub contract work
    • Organising external couriers

    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • IT Literate
    • Well Organised
    • Enthusiastic & Driven
    • Pro Active
    • Engineering background is beneficial
    • Counterbalance FLT would be an advantage
    Working Location/Environment
    Knowsley, Merseyside

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
    • Free car parking
    • Cycle to Work Scheme
    • Company Pension Scheme
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
    • Health & Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

    Apply Now

    Location: Knowsley, Merseyside
    Reporting to: Manufacturing Director
    Hours of Work: Mon-Fri 8:00am-4:30pm

    5750 Components Ltd is a subsidiary of the WEC Group Ltd, established for 40 years and now one of the North West’s leading & multi award winning Engineering companies.

    5750 Components Ltd is looking to recruit an experienced and driven Welding & Fabrication Supervisor to join our busy and expanding team based in Merseyside.


    Responsibilities
    • Oversee the shop floor team to ensure all targets and deadlines are met
    • Maximizing productivity at all times
    • Maintaining and improving excellent work standards
    • Ensuring all staff are trained to the required level
    • Exercise own judgment and initiative and work with limited supervision
    • To identify potential improvements and successfully implement changes
    • Lead a culture of continuous process improvements
    • Utilise company and client standards and guidelines and promote best practice
    • To produce reports and statistics on performance as and when required
    • To ensure that all requirements under health and safety legislation are adhered to

    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • Experience managing staff within an Engineering company
    • Proven track record of a good hands on skill set
    • Ability to work under pressure in a hands on environment
    • Self-motivated and have excellent attention to detail
    • Good IT skills
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Must have a Welding/fabrication background

    Working Location/Environment
    Knowsley, Merseyside

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
    • Free car parking
    • Cycle to Work Scheme
    • Company Pension Scheme
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
    • Health & Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

    Apply Now

    Location: Knowsley, Merseyside
    Reporting to: Manager
    Hours of Work: 37hrs per week- 3 shift rotations 6am-2pm, 2pm-10pm, 10pm-6am

    5750 Components Ltd is a subsidiary of the WEC Group Ltd, established for 40 years and now one of the North West’s leading & multi award winning Engineering companies.

    5750 Components Ltd is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Laser Operator to join our busy and expanding team based in Merseyside.


    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • Must have previous experience as a Tube / Box Section Laser Operator, Adige experience would be an advantage
    • Must be able to read and understand engineering drawings
    • Knowledge of different metals an advantage.
    • Able to set and maintain a high standard of workmanship
    • Able to work pro-actively and as part of a team to improve productivity and efficiency

    Working Location/Environment
    Knowsley, Merseyside

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
    • Free car parking
    • Cycle to Work Scheme
    • Company Pension Scheme
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
    • Health & Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

    Apply Now

    Location: Knowsley, Merseyside
    Reporting to: Manager
    Hours of Work: Mon-Fri 8am-4:30pm

    5750 Components Ltd is a subsidiary of the WEC Group Ltd, established for 40 years and now one of the North West’s leading & multi award winning Engineering companies.

    5750 Components Ltd is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Tube Laser Programme to join our busy and expanding team based in Merseyside.


    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • Must have experience programming tube and box section processing lasers or profiling machines
    • Must be able to read and understand assembly and component engineering drawings.
    • Understanding of developing parts, forming and fabrication.
    • Knowledge of different metals an advantage.
    • Able to set and maintain a high standard of workmanship.
    • Able to work pro-actively and as part of a team to improve productivity and efficiency.

    Working Location/Environment
    Knowsley, Merseyside

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
    • Free car parking
    • Cycle to Work Scheme
    • Company Pension Scheme
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
    • Health & Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

    Apply Now

    Location: Knowsley, Merseyside
    Reporting to: Manager
    Hours of Work: 40hrs per week

    5750 Components Ltd is a subsidiary of the WEC Group Ltd, established for 40 years and now one of the North West’s leading & multi award winning Engineering companies.

    5750 Components Ltd is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Estimator/Internal Sales Engineer to join our busy and expanding team based in Merseyside.


    Knowledge, Skills, Experience

      Ideal candidates should be able to demonstrate the following:

    • Experience in a similar estimating capacity within the metals industry and perferably from a laser cutting, profiling or waterjet cutting background
    • Excellent organisational, numeracy and computer literacy skills are essential
    • Ability to read and interpret technical and fabrication drawings
    • Ability to prepare and submit quotations in a professional manner

    Working Location/Environment
    Knowsley, Merseyside

    Company Benefits
    • Highly competitive renumeration package and salary
    • Unlimited bonus based on achieving sales targets and profitability
    • Excellent potential for career progression within a rapidly expanding company
    • 20 days holiday plus bank holidays
    • Free car parking
    • Cycle to Work Scheme
    • Company Pension
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
    • Health & Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

    Apply Now

    Location: Knowsley, Merseyside
    Reporting to: Manager
    Hours of Work:Mon- Thurs 8.00am – 4.30pm Fri 7.00am-3.30pm

    5750 Components Ltd is a subsidiary of the WEC Group Ltd, established for 40 years and now one of the North West’s leading & multi award winning Engineering companies.

    5750 Components Ltd is looking to recruit enthusiastic and dynamic Skilled MIG Welder to join our busy and expanding Laser engineering team based in Merseyside.


    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • Must be time served and able to MIG weld to a high standard
    • Must be able to fabricate and work to engineering drawings
    • Must be able to weld from 1mm up to 12mm Stainless.
    • Work on Own Initiative
    • Reliable and Punctual

    Working Location/Environment
    Knowsley, Merseyside

    Company Benefits
    • 20 days holiday plus bank holidays
    • Free car parking
    • Cycle to work scheme
    • Company Pension
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
    • Health & Wellbeing Cash back Scheme

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    Location: Knowsley, Merseyside
    Reporting to: Manager
    Hours of Work:37hrs per week- 3 shift rotations 6am-2pm, 2pm-10pm, 10pm-6am

    5750 Components Ltd is a subsidiary of the WEC Group Ltd, established for 40 years and now one of the North West’s leading & multi award winning Engineering companies.

    5750 Components Ltd is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Laser Operator to join our busy and expanding Laser engineering team based in Merseyside.


    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • Must have previous experience as a Flat Bed Laser Operator, Trumpf or Bystronic an advantage
    • Must be able to read and understand engineering drawings
    • Knowledge of different metals an advantage.
    • Able to set and maintain a high standard of workmanship
    • Able to work pro-actively and as part of a team to improve productivity and efficiency

    Working Location/Environment
    Knowsley, Merseyside

    Company Benefits
    • 20 days holiday plus bank holidays
    • Free car parking
    • Cycle to work scheme
    • Company Pension
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
    • Health & Wellbeing Cash back Scheme

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    Location: Knowsley, Merseyside
    Reporting to: Manager
    Hours of Work:40 Hours

    Established for 40 years and now one of the UK’s leading Engineering companies, WEC Group is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Laser Sales Engineer to join our busy and expanding team based in Knowsley, Liverpool.
    This is the perfect opportunity for an enthusiastic and dynamic person to thrive, working within a successful and vibrant team.


    Responsibilities
    • To quote and sell the services of laser cutting, waterjet cutting, press brake, welding and sub-con operations
    • Promote the products and services of this sub contract division
    • Quote existing customers, maintaining a high standard of service
    • Maintain and grow current customer working relationships

    Knowledge, Skills, Experience

    Ideally candidates should have experience in a similar estimating capacity within the metals industry, preferably from a laser cutting, profiling, or aqua jet cutting background.

    Ideal candidates must have excellent organisational, numeracy and computer literacy skills and the ability to read and interpret technical and fabrication drawings to discuss solutions and be able to prepare and submit quotations in a professional manner.

    Working Location/Environment
    Knowsley, Merseyside

    Company Benefits
    • Excellent and highly competitive remuneration package and salary
    • Excellent unlimited bonuses based on over achieving sales targets and profitability
    • Excellent potential for career progression within a rapidly expanding company
    • 20 days holiday plus bank holidays
    • Free car parking
    • Cycle to work scheme
    • Company Pension
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
    • Health & Wellbeing Cash back Scheme

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    Location: Knowsley, Merseyside
    Reporting to: Manager
    Hours of Work: 37hrs per week- 3 shift rotations 6am-2pm, 2pm-10pm, 10pm-6am

    5750 Components Ltd is a subsidiary of the WEC Group Ltd, established for 40 years and now one of the North West’s leading & multi award winning Engineering companies.
    5750 Components Ltd is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Press Brake Operator to join our busy and expanding Laser engineering team based in Merseyside.


    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    Ideal candidates should be able to demonstrate the following:
    • Previous experience within a Press Brake Operator role is essential.
    • Good understanding of engineering drawings.
    • Excellent attendance and timekeeping is essential.
    • FLT licence preferred.
    • Able to set and maintain a high standard of workmanship.
    • Able to work proactively to improve productivity and efficiency.
    • Availability to work overtime when necessary.

    Working Location/Environment
    Knowsley, Merseyside

    Company Benefits
    • Excellent and highly competitive remuneration package and salary
    • Excellent unlimited bonuses based on over achieving sales targets and profitability
    • Excellent potential for career progression within a rapidly expanding company
    • 20 days holiday plus bank holidays
    • Free car parking
    • Cycle to work scheme
    • Company Pension
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
    • Health & Wellbeing Cash back Scheme

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    Location: Knowsley, Merseyside
    Reporting to: Manager
    Hours of Work: 8.00am – 4.30pm, 40 hrs per week

    5750 Components Ltd is a subsidiary of the WEC Group Ltd, established for 40 years and now one of the North West’s leading & multi award winning Engineering companies.

    5750 Components Ltd is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Laser Programmer to join our busy and expanding Laser engineering team based in Merseyside.


    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • Must have experience programming flatbed Lasers or punches.
    • Must be able to read and understand assembly and component engineering drawings.
    • Understanding of developing parts, forming and fabrication.
    • Knowledge of different metals an advantage.
    • Able to set and maintain a high standard of workmanship.
    • Able to work pro-actively and as part of a team to improve productivity and efficiency.

    Working Location/Environment
    Knowsley, Merseyside

    Company Benefits
    • 20 days holiday plus bank holiday
    • Free car parking
    • Cycle to work scheme
    • Company Pension
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
    • Healthcare & Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

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    DNA Metalwork - Rotherham, Yorkshire

    Location: Rotherham, Yorkshire
    Department: DNA
    Reporting to: Commercial Manager
    Hours of Work: Mon – Thu 8am – 5pm, Fri 8am – 4pm

    The multi award winning Engineering company WEC Group Ltd is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Estimator to join our team at DNA Metalwork, part of the WEC Group based in Rotherham.


    Responsibilities

    • Working from Customer drawings to produce detailed quotations
    • Producing accurate and detailed manufacturing cost estimates generated from detailed client manufacturing drawings
    • Leasing with the production team and assist in monitoring and managing delivery lead times and the arrangement of sub contract support
    • Create full routing information including labour and material costing
    • Liaise with sub-contract suppliers as required
    • Input all information in to the computer system in order to produce full quotations to the sales department
    • Monitoring your own enquiries within the company and speaking direct with customers and end users
    • Liaising with internal departments and customers to resolve queries and expedite progress.


    Knowledge, Skills, Experience

  • Ability to read and interpret customer engineering drawings
  • Previous experience within a similar role, ideally within laser cutting, press braking and fabrication (Removed some comments).
  • Experience and understanding of producing flat patterns from pressed profiles would be advantageous.
  • Good working knowledge of AutoCAD & Sigmanest (or similar would be advantageous)
  • Good communication skills with the ability to liaise with both suppliers and customers.
  • Fully computer literate and proficient with Microsoft Office.

  • Working Location/Environment

    Rotherham, Yorkshire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday per year
    • Company Pension Scheme
    • Death in Service Award
    • Free secure parking
    • Health care scheme

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    Sherburn Metalwork - Sherburn-in-Elmet, Yorkshire

    Location: Sherburn-in-Elmet, Yorkshire
    Department: Sherburn Metalwork
    Reporting to: General Manager
    Hours of Work: Monday - Friday 8am-4.45pm

    The multi award winning Engineering company, WEC Group is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Machine operator / setter – Panasonic robot welder to join our team at Sherburn Metalwork, part of the WEC Group based in Sherburn-in-Elmet


    Responsibilities

    • Ensure all orders are completed on time in full
    • Ensure all components produced are of the required quality
    • Filling in job history cards
    • Performing in process inspection of welded products
    • Prepare parts to loaded into the machine – tack welding
    • Clean and complete the products as they come off the machine
    • Any other ad hoc duties


    Knowledge, Skills, Experience

  • Knowledge of robotic welding desired but not essential – training will be provided
  • Capable of semi-skilled welding
  • Prepared to learn the skills required to operate the machine
  • Ability to read drawings
  • Excellent organization skills
  • Ability to work well on own initiative
  • Ability to multi-task and with a high level of attention to detail

  • Working Location/Environment

    Sherburn-in-Elmet, Yorkshire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday per year
    • Company Pension Scheme
    • Death in Service Award
    • Free secure parking
    • Health care scheme

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    WEC Waterjet - Blackburn

    Location: Blackburn, Lancashire
    Department: WECjet
    Reporting to: Manager
    Hours of Work: Mon-Fri 8am-5pm. 42.5hrs per week

    Established for 40 years and now one of the UK's leading & multi award winning Engineering companies, WEC is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic CAD/CAM Programmer to join our busy and expanding team based in Blackburn, Lancs.

    This is the perfect opportunity for an enthusiastic and dynamic person to thrive, working within a successful and vibrant team.


    Responsibilities

    • To create 2D CNC CAD Programs with the use of CAD / CAM software
    • Updating and maintaining material & consumable stock lists using Microsoft Excel, Work & Outlook
    • Office Administration duties as required by Sales Manager
    • Preparation of quotations from customer RFQ (Request For Quotation)
    • Dealing with customers both over the phone and in person


    Knowledge, Skills, Experience

  • Fully competent in using CAD/CAM Software
  • Previous experience in a 2D CNC cutting environment is desirable
  • Previous experience with TruTops software or Flow software packages is desirable although full training will be provided
  • Fully understand technical drawings & draw or develop flat pattern components.
  • Experience of sheet metal fabrication is an advantage.
  • Experience of Microsoft Access Database systems preferable but full training will be provided.
  • Use of Microsoft Office packages including Excel, Word, Outlook is essential.
  • Excellent organisational, numeracy and computer literacy skills and the ability to read and interpret technical drawings
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbally as you will be required to contact customers on a regular basis

  • Working Location/Environment

    Blackburn, Lancashire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
    • Free car parking
    • Cycle to work scheme
    • Company Pension
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
    • Healthcare & Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

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    Location: Blackburn, Lancashire
    Department: WEC Waterjet
    Reporting to: Sales Manager
    Hours of Work: Monday - Friday 8am-5pm

    Established for 40 years and now one of the UK's leading & multi award winning Engineering companies, WEC is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Waterjet Cutting Sales Executive to join our busy and expanding team based in Blackburn, Lancs.

    This is the perfect opportunity for an enthusiastic and dynamic person to thrive, working within a successful and vibrant team.


    Responsibilities

    • Promote the products and services of this sub contract division
    • Quote existing customers, maintaining a high standard of service
    • Maintain and grow current customer working relationships


    Knowledge, Skills, Experience

    Ideally candidates should have experience in a similar estimating capacity within the metals industry, preferably from a waterjet cutting, profiling, or laser cutting background.

    Ideal candidates must have excellent organisational, numeracy and computer literacy skills and the ability to read and interpret technical and fabrication drawings to discuss solutions and be able to prepare and submit quotations in a professional manner.


    Working Location/Environment

    Blackburn, Lancashire

    Company Benefits
    • Quarterly Bonus
    • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
    • Free car parking
    • Cycle to work scheme
    • Company Pension
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
    • Healthcare & Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

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    HTA Group - Coventry

    Location: Coventry, West Midlands
    Reports to: Logistics Manager

    This is a fantastic opportunity offering an excellent salary package for a motivated and driven FLT Driver based at HTA Group in Coventry, looking to progress within a dynamic and rapidly expanding engineering firm.


    Responsibilities
    • Efficient unloading, handling and storage of internal material, including steel, stainless steel, aluminium etc. to appropriate holding area.
    • Ensuring correct storage inside with location of materials updated on computer.
    • Sorting and feeding production with materials to production plans including assisting with manoeuvring of materials on to and off the machines
    • Housekeeping - ensuring the cleanliness and tidiness of the Departments and Profile Compound are maintained to a high standard at all times to comply with Health and Safety standards.
    • Maximise the uptime of the machines by delivering materials in a timely manner.
    • Maintain accurate stock representation of the press racks.
    Skills and Experience Required
    • FLT – Counter Balance – Essential
    • Ability to work efficiently and build effective working relationships
    • Overhead crane/slinging & lifting skills
    • Experience in a similar role/environment
    • A full UK driving licence

    Working Location/Environment

    Coventry, West Midlands

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
    • Free secure parking
    • Death in Service Award
    • Company Pension

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    Location: Coventry, West Midlands
    Reports to: Sales Manager

    This is a fantastic opportunity offering an excellent salary package for a motivated and driven Sales Admin Processor based at HTA Group in Coventry, looking to progress within a dynamic and rapidly expanding engineering firm.
    Established for 40 years, and now one of the UK’s leading & multi award winning Engineering companies, WEC Group is looking to recruit an enthusiastic Sales Admin Processor to join our busy and expanding team at HTA Group in Coventry, part of the WEC Group.


    Responsibilities
    • Receive and collate customer orders;
    • Key orders to system using EPICOR;
    • Assisting Sales Director with quotes;
    • Process order amendments;
    • Processing of sales orders & generating jobs;
    • Logging information on internal systems;
    • Part entry;
    • Recording and updating customer databases;
    Skills and Experience Required
    • Self-motivated and focused
    • Excellent administration and communication skills both written and verbally.
    • High attention to detail.
    • Customer driven and works in a way that puts the customer at the forefront of all decisions.
    • Good organisational and time management skills.
    • The ability to respond to changing priorities in a timely manner and work in a high pressure environment.
    • Highly numerate and literate.
    • Proficient in MS Outlook, Word and Excel.
    • Analytical and practical approach to problem solving.

    Working Location/Environment

    Coventry, West Midlands

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
    • Free secure parking
    • Death in Service Award
    • Company Pension

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    Location: Coventry, West Midlands
    Reports to: General Manager

    As part of the HTA Finance Team, to support the Financial Controller and provide a general Finance and Admin resource in the department. It is envisaged that the job holder will have prior experience of working within a Finance department but will be at an early stage in their professional development. The role will include a requirement to complete formal AAT or similar training.


    Overview of duties/responsibilities:
    • Provide a general Finance and Admin resource to the business, working as part of a small team
    • Report to and support the HTA Financial Controller locally, as directed/required
    • Basic ledger work related to Sales & Purchase Ledgers
    • Assist with Supplier payment runs
    • Basic Bank Reconciliation work
    • Basic General Ledger journal entries
    • Administer and control Petty Cash, including processing through General Ledger
    • Collate direct wages data weekly for submission to HO payroll department, in line with deadlines
    • Various analysis work
    • Assist with incoming and outgoing post duties
    • Ad-hoc duties as required

    Generally to provide a flexible resource across the Finance department and to develop over time to assume specific responsibilities within the team.
    Company will support development through formal training to AAT or similar level.

    Personal Attributes:
    • Confident approach and attention to detail
    • Self motivated, energetic, determined, positive & flexible
    • Strong on initiative & pro-activeness
    • Down to earth personality
    • Good team player
    • Willingness to learn
    Other:
    • Experience in a Finance department, preferably within a manufacturing business
    • Microsoft Office

    Working Location/Environment

    Coventry, West Midlands

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
    • Free secure parking
    • Death in Service Award
    • Company Pension

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    Location: Coventry, West Midlands
    Reporting to: Director
    Working Hours: Mon - Friday 8am-5pm 42.5hrs per week

    This is a fantastic opportunity offering an excellent salary and benefits package for an experienced and driven Business Development Executive from the Tube Laser Industry, who wishes to progress within a dynamic and rapidly expanding engineering firm.

    Established for 40 years, and now one of the North West’s leading & multi award winning Engineering companies, WEC is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Business Development Executive from the Tube Laser Cutting Industry to join our busy and expanding Laser team.

    Responsibilities
    • Generate new business opportunities within your territory
    • Sourcing new customers, generating business at a senior level, and maintaining a high standard of
    • Responsible for monitoring and managing delivery lead times and the arrangement of sub contract support
    • Promote the products and services of WEC Group
    • Produce weekly/monthly sales reports and forecasting data
    • Reporting to the Sales Director at regular meetings to review KPI targets
    • Create and deliver successful presentations – (all levels)
    Knowledge

      The candidate must have direct relevant experience within the Tube Laser Cutting Industry, and the necessary customer data base knowledge to grow sales.


    Objectives

      An opportunity exists for a self-motivated, high achieving Business Development Executive with a proven track record within Tube Laser Cutting Sales to sell our Tube Laser Cutting Services. The underlying objective is to develop a client base in a competitive market; identifying new business opportunities via cold calling/networking and ensuring our customer needs and expectations are met on a daily basis.


    Working Location/Environment
    Office based in Coventry depending on home location covering the West Midlands

    Company Benefits
    • 20 days holiday and Bank holidays
    • Company Sick Pay
    • Company Pension Scheme
    • Free Car Parking

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    MTL Advanced - Rotherham

    Location: Rotherham
    Department: Quality
    Reporting to: Quality Manager
    Hours of work37.5 hours per week , Mon – Fri 6:00am – 14:00pm37.5 hours per week , Mon – Fri 6:00am – 14:00pm

    Established for 40 years and now one of the North West’s leading & multi award winning Engineering companies, WEC Group Ltd is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Weld Inspector to join our team at MTL Advanced, part of the WEC Group based in Rotherham.

    Responsibilities

    Monitor Quality Assurance and Quality Control activities within fabrication, including:

    • Review of approved Weld Procedure Specifications (WPS)
    • Review of Procedure Qualification Records (PQR)
    • Review of Welders Performance Qualifications records (WPQ)

    Welding and Fabrication inspection activities, including:

    • Provide Independent Welding and Fabrication support and advice
    • Review of Fabrication Inspection and Test Plans and final fabrication pack
    • Visual inspections of weld set up/weld quality, completion of dimensional inspections as required
    • Review and endorse NDT reports in a timely manner
    • Prescribe and monitor weld repairs to code
    • Verify the application of NDT methods for inspection activitys.
    • Maintain a contemporaneous record of daily activities.

    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • CSWIP 3.1. Welding Inspector Level 2 or equivalent is essential
    • HNC in Fabrication and Welding or related discipline is preferred
    • Previous experience of Welding Inspection Site/Field and Vendor Inspection Fabrication Quality Plans is essential
    • Ability to generate a team approach to problem solving and a good communicator, both written and verbal is essential
    • Computer literate is essential
    • Knowledge and use of Microsoft Office is essential

    Working Location/Environment

    Rotherham, Yorkshire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
    • Free car parking
    • Cycle to work scheme
    • Death in service
    • Company Pension
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
    • Healthcare and Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

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    Location: Rotherham
    Department: Production
    Reporting to: Production Manager
    Hours of workMon to Thurs 7am – 4pm, Fri 7am-3pm

    Established for 40 years and now one of the North West’s leading & multi award winning Engineering companies, WEC Group Ltd is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Administrator / Data Inputter to join our team at MTL Advanced, part of the WEC Group based in Rotherham.

    Responsibilities
    • Liaising with Production Team Leaders and shop floor staff to collate production information
    • Inputting production book information onto job costing system
    • Entering all collated information into spreadsheets to prepare reports and production statistics
    • Filing, photocopying, scanning
    • Reception cover over lunch breaks
    • Any other ad hoc duties

    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • Computer Literate
    • Previous experience within an administration support role
    • Fully competent in Microsoft Office, in particular Microsoft Excel with knowledge of formulas
    • Excellent communication and organization skills
    • Ability to work well on own initiative or as part of a team
    • Ability to multi-task and with a high level of attention to detail

    Working Location/Environment

    Rotherham, Yorkshire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
    • Free car parking
    • Cycle to work scheme
    • Death in service
    • Company Pension
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
    • Healthcare and Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

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    Location: Rotherham
    Department:Fabrication Production
    Reporting to: Production Manager
    Hours of work8am – 5pm Monday – Thursday, 8am – 3pm Friday

    Established for 40 years and now one of the North West’s leading & multi award winning Engineering companies, WEC Group Ltd is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Plater/Welder to join our team at MTL Advanced, part of the WEC Group based in Rotherham.

    Responsibilities
    • To review engineering drawings for parts to be fabricated/welded.
    • Perform welding/plating activities.
    • Ensure tolerances and parameters are met to satisfy quality and output.
    • Ensure production timings are met/exceeded.
    • Follow company rules and adhere to procedures & Health and Safety standards.
    • Work as part of a team to produce orders on time and within customer expectation/quality requirements.
    • Carry out and record daily/weekly/monthly maintenance and safety checks.
    • Ensure correct marking up of component parts.

    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • Welding & Fabrication experience and qualifications
    • Must be coded to BS EN ISO9606-1 fillet and butt weld standard
    • Experienced in MIG and TIG welding with the ability to read engineering drawings
    • Ability to work effectively and use own initiative
    • Good communicator at all levels
    • Knowledge of Health & Safety Legislation

    Working Location/Environment

    Rotherham, Yorkshire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
    • Free car parking
    • Cycle to work scheme
    • Death in service
    • Company Pension
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
    • Healthcare and Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

    Apply Now

    Location: Rotherham, Yorkshire
    Department: Maintenance
    Reporting to: Production Manager
    Hours of Work: 7am- 4pm Monday to Thursday, 7am-3pm Fridays

    This is the perfect opportunity for a motivated and dynamic person to thrive, working within a successful and vibrant team.


    Responsibilities
    • To lead and organise the Material Handler team to provide material to the Laser, Profile and Water Jet machines to reduce / eliminate machine waiting times thus ensuring orders are produced on time in full.
    • Ensure the team focus on correct receipt and offloading of metal deliveries. Ensure that the material is suitable quality for cutting and that the Delivery Notes and Test Certificates are immediately passed onto the Purchasing Department. Ensuring all material is correctly identified and stored with the correct location recorded in order to be entered into the Radan system.
    • Promote and encourage best practice in material handling and storage to ensure a safe working environment and complying with Health and Safety standards, hence reducing the risk of accidents and damage to the materials.
    • Ensure that all the material storage areas are effectively utilised especially the racking systems with stock rotation and elimination of ‘cannot finds’. To maintain the cleanliness and tidiness of the material storage areas to a high standard at all times.
    • Support and train team members and other staff in using the relevant FLT’s, cranes and handling equipment to ensure safe working practices (maximum of 4 hrs/week average)
    • Provide effective communications between all relevant departments, namely Purchasing, Programming, Contract Co-ordinators, Production and Transport.
    • To assist in any areas of the Company as required from time to time, to ensure the smooth running of the operation and to meet customer requirements.

    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • Ability to work efficiently and build effective working relationships
    • Overhead crane / slinging & lifting skills
    • Goods In / Warehousing experience
    • Fork Lift Truck – Counterbalance Licence
    • Experience in a similar role/environment

    Working Location/Environment

    Rotherham, Yorkshire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
    • Free secure parking
    • Death in Service Award
    • Company Pension

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    Location: Rotherham, Yorkshire

    We are recruiting an experienced and enthusiastic Scheduling Assistant to join our team at MTL Advanced based in Rotherham.


    Responsibilities

    • Liaising with Production Team Leaders and shop floor staff
    • Generation and administration of all production schedules
    • Evaluation of resource availability against planned Rota’s and skill matrices
    • Collating and communication of production progress sheets
    • Generation and allotting of “work to lists” to production leads
    • Engagement with internal stakeholders requests on queries i.e. capacity and current lead-times
    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
  • Computer Literate
  • Previous experience within a scheduling role desirable
  • Experience with in a manufacturing environment
  • Fully competent in Microsoft Office, in particular Microsoft Excel
  • Excellent communication and organization skills
  • Ability to work well on own initiative or as part of a team
  • Ability to multi-task and with a high level of attention to detail

  • Working Location/Environment

    Rotherham, Yorkshire

    Company Benefits
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Free secure parking
  • Death in Service Award
  • Company Pension
  • Apply Now

    Location: Rotherham, Yorkshire
    Department: Finance
    Reporting to: Estimating Manager

    We are recruiting an experienced and enthusiastic Estimator to join our team at MTL Advanced based in Rotherham.


    Responsibilities
    • Working from Customer drawings to produce detailed quotations
    • Producing accurate and detailed manufacturing cost estimates generated from detailed client manufacturing drawings
    • Responsible for monitoring and managing delivery lead times and the arrangement of sub contract support
    • Create full routing information including labour and material costing
    • Liaise with sub-contract suppliers as required
    • Input all information in to the computer system in order to produce full quotations to the sales department
    • Monitoring enquiries within the company and speaking direct with customers and end users
    • Liaising with internal departments and customers to resolve queries and expedite progress.

    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
  • Ability to read and interpret customer engineering drawings
  • Previous experience within a similar role, ideally within laser cutting, press braking and fabrication would be advantageous but not essential.
  • Good working knowledge of AutoCAD.
  • Good communication skills with the ability to liaise with both suppliers and customers.
  • Fully computer literate and proficient with Microsoft Office.

  • Working Location/Environment

    Rotherham, Yorkshire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
    • Free secure parking
    • Death in Service Award
    • Company Pension

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    Location: Rotherham, Yorkshire
    Department: Production
    Reporting to:Production Manager
    Hours of Work: Mon - Fri, 6-2, 2-10, 10-6

    We are recruiting an experienced and enthusiastic Production Assistants to join our team at MTL Advanced based in Rotherham.


    Responsibilities
  • Ensuring material is checked for size, thickness and grade, prior to cutting and to inform the operator of any quality concerns regarding the material.
  • Ensure laser machines are supplied with the correct materials in a timely manner to ensure production schedules are met.
  • Ensure ‘One offs’ are completed at all times.
  • Ensure customer orders on produced ‘On Time and In Full‘ time to required quality standard.
  • Marking up of cut parts, cleaning etc.
  • Ensure all Safety / Rules / Standards are adhered to, ensuring correct Personal Protective Equipment is worn at all times.
  • All machine and personal safety procedures to be followed at all times
  • Pass on all relevant information to the next shift, who are about to start work
  • Ensure the parts are routed correctly to the next part of the process in a timely manner
  • To adhere to all health and safety
  • Any other ad hoc duties
  • To support the laser operator in keeping the running to the best potential/efficiency.
  • Labelling and marking of parts and materials.
  • Unloading and grinding parts with the overhead crane to meet quality standards.
  • Supporting team leaders within the department with other duties ie.housekeeping.
  • Knowledge, Skills, Experience
  • Relevant machine experience
  • Knowledge of Health and Safety Legislation and additional MTL requirements
  • Understanding of Company quality procedures and specific customer requirements
  • Ability to work effectively and use own initiative
  • Slinging and lifting crane experience

  • Working Location/Environment

    Rotherham, Yorkshire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
    • Free secure parking
    • Death in Service Award
    • Company Pension

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    Location: Rotherham, Yorkshire
    Department: Operations Manager
    Reporting to: Team Leader
    Hours of Work: 6am-2pm, 2pm-10pm, 10am-6pm

    We are recruiting an experienced and enthusiastic FLT Driver to join our team at MTL Advanced based in Rotherham.


    Responsibilities
  • Efficient unloading, handling and storage of internal material, e.g.,
  • Ensuring correct storage inside with location of materials updated on computer
  • Sorting and feeding production with materials to production plans including assisting with maneuvering of materials on to and off the machines, either by crane or manually.
  • Housekeeping - ensuring the cleanliness and tidiness of the Departments and Profile Compound are maintained to a high standard at all times to comply with Health and Safety standards.
  • Maximise the uptime of the machines by delivering materials in a timely manner
  • Maintain accurate stock representation of the press racksv

  • Knowledge, Skills, Experience
  • B2
  • Ability to work efficiently and build effective working relationships
  • Overhead crane / slinging & lifting skills
  • Experience in a similar role/environment

  • Working Location/Environment
    Rotherham, Yorkshire
    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
    • Free secure parking
    • Death in Service Award
    • Company Pension

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    Location: Rotherham, Yorkshire
    Department: Programmes
    Reporting to: Programmes Manager
    Hours of Work: Shift rotation of 6am-2pm, 2pm- 10pm and 10pm-6am. 37.5 hours per week

    We are recruiting an experienced and enthusiastic Project Engineer to join our team at MTL Advanced based in Rotherham.


    Responsibilities

    You will be responsible for the planning, nesting and expedition of contracts; focussing on Laser Cutting, Press Braking and Fabrication of mid steel and stainless steel materials. Your duties will include:-

    • Reviewing customers’ order requirements against quotation and producing bill of materials from detailed engineering drawings
    • Creating 2D DXF cutting files and programming/nesting for Laser and Plasma Cutting machines
    • Generating and issuing route cards and manufacturing drawings to both production and scheduling
    • Liaising with internal departments and customers to resolve queries and expedite progress

    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • Previous experience within a similar role, ideally within Laser cutting, Thermal/Waterjet cutting, Press Braking or Fabrication and welding processes
    • Strong working knowledge of AutoCAD is essential
    • Strong working knowledge of SigmaNest or similar nesting package is essential
    • Knowledge of SigmaMRP or similar is advantageous although full training will be provided.
    • Fully computer literate and fully proficient in Microsoft Office

    Working Location/Environment

    Rotherham, Yorkshire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
    • Free secure parking
    • Death in Service Award
    • Company Pension

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    Location: Rotherham, Yorkshire
    Department: Press
    Reporting to: Laser Manager
    Hours of Work: Mon to Fri 6am – 2pm, 2.00pm – 10.00pm, 10.00pm – 6.

    We are recruiting an experienced and enthusiastic Laser Operator to join our team at MTL Advanced based in Rotherham.


    Responsibilities
    • Ensuring material is checked for size, thickness and grade, prior to cutting and to inform the Team Leader of any quality concerns regarding the material.
    • Ensure ‘One offs’ are completed at all times.
    • Responsible for quality of components that have been cut on the machine and standard of fettling if required.
    • Ensure customer orders on produced On Time and In Full time to required quality standard.
    • Marking up of cut parts, cleaning and fettling parts.
    • Assisting colleagues on shift, e.g. trainees, apprentices etc.
    • Ensure all Safety / Rules / Standards are adhered to, ensuring correct Personal Protective Equipment is worn at all times.
    • All control cards and nestings are filled in correctly, taking note of any special instructions.
    • All machine and personal safety procedures to be followed at all times.
    • Pass on all relevant information to the next shift, who are about to start work.
    • Ensure the parts are routed correctly to the next part of the process in a timely manner
    • To adhere to all health and safety.
    • Any other ad hoc duties.

    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • Relevant machine experience
    • Knowledge of Health and Safety Legislation and additional MTL requirements
    • Understanding of Company quality procedures and specific customer requirements
    • Ability to work effectively and use own initiative
    • Slinging and lifting crane experience

    Working Location/Environment

    Rotherham, Yorkshire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
    • Free secure parking
    • Death in Service Award
    • Company Pension

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    Location: Rotherham, Yorkshire
    Department: Sales & Planning
    Reporting to: Sales & Planning Manager
    Hours of Work: Monday to Friday, 7:00am until 16:00pm

    We are recruiting an experienced and enthusiastic Laser Programmer to join our team at MTL Advanced based in Rotherham.


    Responsibilities
    • To generate nesting programmes for all our Trumpf and Bystronic lasers to support ‘On Time and In Full’ for all MTL customers.
    • Create customer parts within the relevant Programming software in an accurate and timely manner
    • Maximise sheet utilization
    • Communicate with and support all internal customers
    • Maintain material stock levels and raise purchase orders
    • Expedite material deliveries
    • Provide cover as required within scheduling area
    • To adhere to all health and safety
    • Any other ad hoc duties

    Knowledge, Skills, Experience

    Previous experience of programming Laser and Plasma cutting machines using Sigmanest and Trutops would be an advantage but not essential. Candidates must be proficient with using Microsoft Office. Good communication and organisational skills are key for this role, as is the ability to work part of a team.


    Working Location/Environment

    Rotherham, Yorkshire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
    • Free secure parking
    • Company Pension
    • Cycle to work scheme

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    Location: Rotherham, Yorkshire
    Reporting to: Press Team Leader
    Hours of Work: Mon to Fri 6am -2pm, 2.00pm -10.00pm, 10.00pm – 6.00am

    We are recruiting an experienced and enthusiastic Press Brake Operator to join our team at MTL Advanced based in Rotherham. This is the perfect opportunity for an enthusiastic and dynamic person to thrive, working within a successful and vibrant team.


    Responsibilities
    • Operating press brake machine, ensuring it runs continuously to ensure maximum productivity
    • Producing orders on time and to the correct quality standard
    • Manoeuvring of materials on to and off the press machines, either by crane or manually
    • Setting up the machine by reading engineering drawings, programming, tooling changes
    • Marking up of pressed parts and packing

    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • Must have previous experience operating a press brake machine
    • Must be able to read and understand engineering drawings
    • Knowledge of different metals an advantage.
    • Competent in the use of all forms of measuring equipment including verniers, rulers, angle measuring devices
    • Able to set and maintain a high standard of workmanship
    • Able to work pro-actively and as part of a team to improve productivity and efficiency

    Working Location/Environment

    Rotherham, Yorkshire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
    • Free secure parking
    • Company Pension

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    Location: Rotherham
    Department:Fabrication Production Manager
    Reporting to: Production Manager
    Hours of work:Shift Rotation 6am-2pm and 2pm-10pm

    Established for 40 years and now one of the North West’s leading & multi award winning Engineering companies, WEC Group Ltd is looking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Plater/Welder to join our team at MTL Advanced, part of the WEC Group based in Rotherham.

    Responsibilities
    • To review engineering drawings for parts to be fabricated/welded.
    • Perform welding/plating activities.
    • Ensure tolerances and parameters are met to satisfy quality and output.
    • Ensure production timings are met/exceeded.
    • Follow company rules and adhere to procedures & Health and Safety standards.
    • Work as part of a team to produce orders on time and within customer expectation/quality requirements.
    • Carry out and record daily/weekly/monthly maintenance and safety checks.
    • Ensure correct marking up of component parts.

    Knowledge, Skills, Experience
    • Welding & Fabrication experience and qualifications
    • Must be coded to BS EN ISO9606-1 fillet and butt weld standard
    • Experienced in MIG and TIG welding with the ability to read engineering drawings
    • Ability to work effectively and use own initiative
    • Good communicator at all levels
    • Knowledge of Health & Safety Legislation

    Working Location/Environment

    Rotherham, Yorkshire

    Company Benefits
    • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
    • Free car parking
    • Cycle to work scheme
    • Death in service
    • Company Pension
    • Employee Benefit Loan Scheme
    • Healthcare and Wellbeing Cashback Scheme

    Apply Now