Blacksmith

We are looking for an experienced blacksmith, also with the ability to fabricate and weld, to join our busy and well-established company.

Having been trading for over 38 years, the company has expanded considerably and is now looking for another experienced craftsman to join our skilled team.

We are looking for a blacksmith who is passionate about metalwork and has a wide and varied portfolio of previous projects

Working in either one of our two workshops, your duties could include:

  • Lead projects from conception to completion
  • Input and consultation at the design stage
  • Confident application of modern and traditional techniques
  • Forge work as required
  • MIG/ARC welding as required
  • TIG/Silver soldering/braising as required
  • Operate drilling, cutting and turning machines
  • Assist less experienced team members as required
  • Deputise for Works Manager when required
  • Other workshop duties as reasonably required by either the Works Manager or Projects Manager

Personal Attributes

  • Ability to read engineering/workshop drawings
  • Ability to work efficiently and effectively to tight deadlines
  • Works well within a team
  • Organised with an eye for detail
  • Effective communicator
  • Good timekeeper
  • Personable
  • Driving licence (essential)
  • Forklift licence (desirable)

What you will receive:

  • Competitive salary depending on experience
  • 28 days holiday (including public holidays)
  • The opportunity to work on prestigious projects with some of the UK’s largest construction companies

Due to the location, the candidate must have their own car and must hold a valid driving licence.

Job Type: Full-time
Salary: £12.00 /hour

Apply for the Blacksmith position

Complete the form below to apply. If you have any questions feel free to email us at mail@newtonforge.co.uk



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