Website Westinghouse Electric Company

Welder Job Highlights

Title Welder
Type Full Time
Experience Required
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Derby, England, United Kingdom
Company Westinghouse Electric Company

Company Profile

Westinghouse Electric Company is the world’s leading supplier of safe and innovative nuclear technology. The company provides the most reliable, dependable nuclear power plants, nuclear fuel, plant automation, and operating plant products and services.

Job Profile

The company is looking to hire a Welder who will adhere to and meet the Department’s Production Output to the MRP Schedules.

Work to the instruction given by Line Managers and Management to meet the requirements set out in the Company Values and Mission Statement.

Educational Qualification

  • Applicants should be a TIG qualified or competently trained approved Welder

Work Experience

  • Possess experience in welding small gauge material


  • Able to carry out production work with reference to the Skill Matrix
  • Assist in training employees as required
  • Assist other employees with quality situations as and when necessary
  • Be able to perform any general duties or tasks required by Management
  • Continuous improvements relating to this position and assisting the business to
  • Control your Time Management to ensure delivery of the products is met
  • Ensure a safe working environment is maintained at all times (H&S)
  • Ensure and Maintain discipline within your area
  • Ensure productivity is maintained to the required standard
  • Highlight Quality problems to the Line Manager or Production Controller
  • identify opportunities for improvement.
  • Implement policies, procedures, and working documents as required
  • Promote good team morale in your area
  • Support the Management Team
  • Update daily tick lists and charts within the required time limit


  • Able to read and understand drawings to ISO and BS standards
  • Attend meetings to discuss quality problems with all concerned
  • Be confident to use Micrometres, Verniers, and digital equipment
  • Confident to use all Data Cards and SOPs within the Welding Area.
  • Confident to use all inspection gauges and fixtures for the welding of products
  • Demonstrate competency in the visual inspection methods
  • Demonstrate competency to refer to Quality and Welding Procedures
  • Ensure the MRP plan/Table layout is worked to as required to meet the scheduled date
  • Maintain Data and clock on and off the computer system.
  • Maintain strategic consumable products for the Welding area
  • Write and check SOPs for Welding use.

Daily Requirements-

  • Correctly record working hours, absences and leave on the ESS system
  • Ensure weld tests are passed and recorded on test certificates and Charts prior to welding. (They must be completed before the work leaves the welding area).
  • If no work is available report this situation to the Line Manager.
  • Maintain batch card discipline and the recording of information, including on the SAP system.
  • Maintain good housekeeping practices
  • Maintain visible plans on notice boards.
  • Report to the Line Manager or Production Coordinator problems which effect production
  • When all work on the table is complete report this to Line Manager in order to allocate the next work required.


  • Able to perform quality and consistent welds
  • Able to read drawings and refer to work instruction
  • Able to refer to Quality Procedures and SOPs
  • Competent in the visual inspection methods
  • Competent in using equipment in relation to your working area
  • Confident in working to process instructions
  • Confident to use Micrometres, Verniers, and digital equipment
  • Familiar with Data card requirements
  • Familiar with performing weld tests for approval to weld product
  • Familiar with tooling, jigs, and acceptance fixtures
  • Understanding of NCR processes
  • Working to MRP requirements.

To apply for this job please visit careers.westinghousenuclear.com.

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