Kingspan Insulation - Fabrication Engineer - Kingspan Insulation

Fabrication Engineer

Kingspan Group Kingspan Insulation


Job title:                     Fabrication Engineer
Salary:                        £12.19 per hour
Base:                          Pembridge, Herefordshire
Hours per week:         39 hours per week
Annual leave:             23 days (plus Bank Holidays)

Kingspan Insulation is a market leading manufacturer of premium and high performance rigid insulation products and insulated systems for building fabric and building services applications. Manufacturing excellence, first class customer service and unrivalled expertise in meeting the needs of the market are just some of the many strengths that Kingspan Insulation offers.

We are currently looking to recruit a Fabrication Engineer based in Pembridge. As part of the engineering team, you will resolve day to day issues working closely with Production and Engineering to identify improvements to plant reliability, safety and product quality.

The role demands development and modification of existing mechanical installations and general fabrication duties to plant and site assets. This can involve simple construction of frames and minor structures through to more complex machinery using motor, pneumatic or hydraulic power. Some of the work is from delivered drawings and some needs to be thought through from concept to full fabrication and testing in a live production environment. This work could take place within the engineering workshop or in the production hall. 

The successful candidate will be able to manufacture plant and equipment, and have the confidence to construct and repair machinery/plant and therefore a technical ability and knowledge of plant and processes is essential.  Ideally you will hold a degree level qualification in Mechanical Engineering or similar.

You must be able to demonstrate proficiency in the use of a lathe, milling machine and forms of welding (MIG/TIG) and have a sound knowledge and understanding of health and safety at work procedures. Knowledge of Permit to Work and Hot Working procedures is desirable.
 
Attention to detail and good housekeeping skills are key to this role. If you believe you have the attributes required to excel at this role please apply by e-mail, stating your reasons for applying with a current CV to: careers@kingspan.com