Welding Fabricators


Mitchell Dryers Ltd provides general engineering and manufacturers drying, calcining, process plant and equipment to the chemical, mineral, pharmaceutical, waste to energy and food industries, worldwide.

Our current vacancy is for an experienced full time Welding Fabricator. The ideal candidate will be required To carry out welding/fabrication tasks to a high standard as required. The use of fabrication machinery such as press brake, guillotine and rollers are required..


  • Fabrication of Mild steel and Stainless-steel components as required ensuring that the highest standards in finish and tolerances, in accordance with information supplied, are achieved using sound “trade” methods
  • Follow correct legislation for yourself and your work colleagues regarding Health and Safety
  • MIG / TIG welding in both Stainless Steel and Mild Steel
  • Position align and fit parts according to specifications
  • Grind, sand, polish and detail fabrications to required finish using hand and power tools to a high standard
  • Measure and examine completed work to verify conformance to specifications
  • Read engineering drawings and fabricate from them
  • Off-site work at client’s facilities within the UK and Worldwide
  • Operation of manual machine tools, as part of the fabrication process when required
  • Machines to be kept in a tidy and well-maintained manner, which would require maintenance be undertaken from time to time
  • Share industry knowledge/train apprentices
  • Ensure that the supply of consumables, i.e. gas, welding wire etc. does not run which could affect the job
  • Maintains tools, gauges and equipment in a clean, orderly and safe manner
  • Display flexibility to work in other departments and overtime as necessary to assist the company in meeting production goals
  • Liaise with design team and report drawing errors
  • Complete administration tasks as required
  • Report drawing errors
  • Any ad hoc duties


  • Self-motivated
  • Work on your own initiative
  • Be able to work within a team
  • Must be able to communicate effectively at all levels


  • A full UK driving license
  • Further relevant qualifications e.g., CSCS, CCNSG, First Aid


  • Proven knowledge and experience of Industrial Fabrication
  • Industry exposure
  • MIG Weld mild steel and stainless steel to relevant and applicable standards
  • TIG Weld mild steel and stainless steel to relevant and applicable standards
  • Knowledge of metal finishing techniques
  • Ability to read and interpret detailed engineering drawings, weld procedures and work instructions
  • Ability to recognise welding symbols and specifications
  • Demonstrated planning skills
  • Capable of training apprentices
  • Have the right to live and work permanently in United Kingdom
  • Be customer and results focused, have integrity, and be a proven team-player


  • Relevant Trade qualification – Welder/fabricator/Boilermaker etc.
  • Job Type: Full-time
  • Salary: £14.00-£14.33 per hour
  • Schedule: Monday to Friday
  • Experience: Fabricating: 1 year (preferred)

To apply for this role, please send your CV to HR@mitchell-dryers.co.uk.