Senior Track Welder

Job Description

Senior Track Welder (Senior Infrstaructure Technician)
Hamilton, Glasgow

About the role

Here at Babcock International, we're looking to recruit a Senior Track Welder to join the team being responsible for carrying out Track Renewals welding duties and inspection of welds including plan line and Switches & Crosses, in accordance with Group Standards and Line Specifications relevant to the Contract.

You will also undertake Thermit welding when required, providing the inspection and carrying out MMA weld repairs as directed.

This is an exciting opportunity with excellent training on offer, and potential to build on your skills.

What do I need to do the role?

Welding Competence: minimum, TW2 /TW3 /TW4.

Ideally you will have a sound knowledge of Aluminothermic and Manual Arc welding procedures, and of Permanent Way component parts.

You will also have a good knowledge of Rules and Regulations, Safety Procedures, HASAW and other appropriate statutory regulations.

What else do I need to know?

You will be required to work nights and weekends as part of a standard roster pattern with the need, as and when required, to live and work away from home . We are happy to talk about flexible working. Please ask about alternative works patterns at interview.

About Babcock International

For more than a century, Babcock the Aerospace and Defence Company has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering services. We help customers in the UK and around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure, and specialist training.

We are committed to providing a great employee experience in a supportive and engaging environment. The benefits you can expect to enjoy include a generous holiday entitlement, competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance and a share ownership scheme. You will benefit from excellent career and learning and development opportunities to ensure that you grow and achieve your full potential.

Armed Forces Covenant

We are proud to support the Armed Forces community by honouring the Armed Forces Covenant. We recognise the value that Serving Personnel, both Regular and Reserves, Veterans, Uniformed Cadet Instructors and Service Families contribute to our business and the United Kingdom. As part of the Covenant, Babcock offers Reservists and Uniformed Cadet Instructors up to 2 week's special paid leave to help them meet their commitments. To find out more please visit our website.

Application Guidance

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We are committed to building an inclusive culture and strive to attract talent who thrive in an inclusive and flexible working environment. If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages please let us know and will respond in a way that best fits your specific needs.

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Closing date: 27/09/2021