Welder Trainer

  • Job Reference: 43010
  • Date Posted: 10 May 2022
  • Employer: Manpower RPO - Babcock
  • Website: https://www.babcockinternational.com/
  • Location: Chippenham, Wiltshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: & Benefits
  • Sector: Education, Engineering, Government & Defence, Trades & Services
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Welding Trainer - Welding Ancillary & General Department
Lyneham, near Chippenham
Competitive Salary

Who we are looking for?

We are looking for an experienced Welder to join us at Babcock International, this is a unique opportunity to move your career in a new direction, gaining new qualifications with an internationally recognised organisation. This role will see you working with an experienced and supportive team with the goal of delivering the next generation of Metalsmiths to the Ministry of Defence.

What will I be doing?

You will be sharing your wealth of trade experience with groups of students in a workshop, guiding them in all areas of practical and theoretical Welding and Fabrication.

This is an excellent development opportunity for the right candidate, as whilst you teach your students, you will also be gaining a Level 4 Certificate of Education and training.


The experience you will bring?

You will be a time served, or Level 3 qualified Welder and Fabricator competent in at least 2 of the following welding types, OA, MMA, MIG or TIG. Coded welding experience would be advantageous but not essential to the role.


You will also need to be eligible to receive and maintain UK SC level security clearance for this post.

What else do I need to know?

The interview process will give you the opportunity to meet our supportive team, see the site at MOD Lyneham and get to know the day-to-day job.

We are happy to talk about flexible working, please ask about alternative shift 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.

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