BAE Systems UK

Location: Glasgow City

Job Type: Not Specified


Job title:Welder

Location: Govan & Scotstoun - Glasgow

Salary: £33,380- shift allowance of 33% may be applicable

Your main responsibilities as a Welder will involve:

  • Welding different materials (carbon & stainless steel & aluminium)
  • Welding using different welding processes i.e., Manual Metal Arc, Meta Inert Gas, Automatic & Semi-Automatic Machine Welding (Submerged - Arc & KAT) & Resistance Welding (Stud Welding)
  • Welding butts and fillets to a high standard
  • Main process – FCAW / MAG - using ceramic tiles
  • Self-verification on all welds
  • Adhering to all she related standards associated with welding, including fume control

Your skills and qualifications:

  • Trade papers e.g. Formal Apprenticeship (required to provide papers)
  • Ceramic Tile Welding Experience
  • Knowledge and experience in Welding and use of associated equipment
  • Flux core arc welding experience (FCAW)
  • Deposit welds that pass both visual and NDE examinations
  • Materials experience of welding carbon steel thickness 4-10mm range
  • Clear understanding of SHE, COSHH (Safety, Health and Environment) risks awareness
  • Background in major construction / manufacturing environment
  • Welding with MCAW consumables
  • Welding aluminium with MIG process
  • Welding with automated equipment

You’re flexible about how you work and what you work on, a real team player who’s willing to get involved. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds and particularly from sections of the community who are currently under-represented within our industry, including women, people from ethnic minorities, people with disabilities and LGBTQ+ individuals. We also want to be a preferred home for veterans and reservists.

If this sounds like you, click Apply and see where it takes you…

This is an exciting time to join a business that is expanding and transforming, to operate in a new, innovative, and competitive environment.

You’ve got this!