TIG Welder

  • Temporary
  • Wakefield, West Yorkshire
  • Posted: 26th January 2024
  • Salary: £26.46 - £34.12 per hour + + OVERTIME
  • Duration:
  • Reference: BBBH12884
  • Industry:
  • Location: Wakefield, West Yorkshire
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Skills:

Extra £1000 for every successful 3 month period, £120 Weekly travel allowance (if over 50 miles from Leeds), frequent overtime, access to the on-site gym & canteen, 33 holidays (pro-rata), overtime paid at 150% and the opportunity to work on impressive projects & products are just a few of the perks that the TIG Welder will enjoy whilst working with this impressive manufacturing business.

This award-winning organisation was recently ranked as one the top 25 Engineering employers world-wide. Since their establishment over 160 years ago, they have become a household name within a number of high-profile industries including Oil & Gas and Power Generation, and now employ over 15,000 people across 180 facilities world-wide.

Because of heightened workload, this employer is actively searching for a TIG Welder to join their team on a contract basis.

Their UK flagship facility is based in LEEDS, just a few miles from the M1 & M62 motorways, meaning that the successful TIG Welder can easily commute from Wakefield, Bradford, Selby, Castleford, Pontefract, Huddersfield, Wetherby and Harrogate.

For the TIG Welder position, we are keen to hear from individuals who possess the following:

  • Formal qualifications within a Welding or Fabrication discipline (apprenticeship, NVQ/BTEC/City & Guilds Level 3, HNC, HND etc.)
  • Current or expired codings – 6G preferred
  • Strong & stable experience within a Welding role within a high precision environment

The TIG Welder will be able to choose between the following shifts:


  • Monday to Thursday – 07:00 to 15:30
  • Friday – 07:00 to 12:30


  • Monday to Thursday – 21:15 to 07:15

In return, the TIG Welder will receive:

  • Pay Rates: PAYE: DAYS: £20.00 or UMBRELLA PAYE: £26.46 / NIGHTS: PAYE: £25.79 / UMBRELLA PAYE: £34.12
  • Incentive Payment: £1,000.00 for every successful 3 month period worked
  • Overtime: Frequently available paid at time & a half and double time (Sundays only)
  • Travel Allowance: £120 Weekly payment for individuals based over 50 miles from the Leeds facility
  • Assignment Duration: 3 Month rolling assignment (often extended and sometimes offered permanent, but not guaranteed)

To apply for the TIG Welder position, please click “Apply Now” and attach a copy of your CV. Alternatively, please contact Callum Good at E3 Recruitment for more information.



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