Tube Assembly Technician / Welder Team Leader – Redhill (England)

Thu, 31 Mar 2022 09:16:00 GMT
Redhill, England
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Exciting new opening for a Tube Assembly Technician / Welder Team Leader to join a world leading organisation. Excellent working environment and real career progression.

Rapiscan Systems is an industry leader in detection technology, providing cargo and vehicle inspection systems and services for ports, borders, military, high-threat facilities, and checkpoints to help customers combat terrorism, drug smuggling, illegal immigration, and trade fraud.

As we continue to expand our UK operations, we are looking for an experienced Tube Assembly Technician / Welder Team Leader to join us.

The Tube Assembly Technician / Welder Team Leader will play a key role in the assembly and fabrication of large x-ray tubes. The role will primarily involve the welding of all facets of the welding process in the tube production area.

What’s on Offer?

  • Competitive salary
  • Pension plan
  • Opportunity to join a leading, trusted organisation
  • Excellent working environment

Key Responsibilities of the Tube Assembly Technician / Welder Team Leader:

  • Working to standard operating procedures and carry out all welding process / duties in Class 6 clean room
  • Shift working required (6-2, 2-10) weekdays
  • Be responsible for all safety related processes and compliance associated with the welding process (Compressed gasses, COSHH, HSE etc.)
  • Maintain the clean room environment to avoid particulate contamination and to ensure the highest possible standards of cleanliness
  • Any other duties assigned from time to time according to need of business. Multi skilling is key so will be trained on other processes within tube manufacturing

Skills & Experience Required:

  • Extensive clean-room experience. (Class 6) would be desirable
  • Extensive stainless steel TIG welding experience
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in UHV technology
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in TIG welding processes
  • Ability to coach TIG welding trainees to an appropriate level to support tube production
  • Trained in all aspects of compressed gas handling
  • UHV leak checking experience essential

What’s Next?
If you have the skills and experience required to take on this fantastic new Tube Assembly Technician / Welder Team Leader position, we would love to hear from you. APPLY NOW for immediate consideration.


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