Welders Class 1 - MMA&Fluxcore - Submarines

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  • Location

    Plymouth, Devon

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  • Salary:

    £21.67 - £30.00 per hour

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    Ofelia Babos

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

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Welders Class 1 - MMA & Fluxcore

To refit and repair submarines

Start ASAP

12 months contract

Job description:

Undertake the structural alterations or build modules by following engineering drawings on naval surface ships and submarines.
Competent to work within multi - trade teams to co - ordinate these structural alterations.
Read drawings, interpret work instructions and perform the work to time, cost and quality.
Ability to align, prepare the weld joint and then weld structural seam to a specified weld procedure. The thickness of the materials is typically 12mm to 50mm
Ability to use basic gouge and edge preparation through grinding.
Ability to use basic hand tools, guillotines, and band saws.
Weld processes which are used in Babcock on MMA, MIG Flux-core and occasionally TIG in mainly carbon steel and stainless. They tested at either Lloyds or EN287.

Cleaning up of own work arising.
Slinging duties as required.

Qualification required: Welding qualification within last 12 months, 12 mm thickness butt and fillet on overhead and vertical position as per BS EN ISO - 9606 (stamped by recognised independent 3rd party).

Site: Devonport Royal Dockyard

All selected applicants will undergo through security clearance process.