Job Description

Alternative Heat specialises in the design, supply and installation of a wide range of Off-site Prefabricated solutions for the commercial M&E sectors throughout Ireland and UK. Through continuous investment within our teams, and our facilities, we have grown strongly over the years and established ourselves as a leader within the offsite pre-fabrication industry throughout Ireland and the UK.

Due to continued growth we are looking to integrate a Welder to support our growing Fabrication Team in our fabrication facility based in Scarva. This post offers an amazing opportunity for a candidate who wants to gain experience with a progressive and dynamic company.

Core responsibilities of role:

  • To operate MIG welding equipment
  • To read/interpret and fabricate from CAD drawings
  • Use precision measurement instruments
  • Cutting metal structures
  • Responsible for highlighting any faults or damage to the machine and its tooling
  • Clean tools, equipment and work areas
  • Maintain a safe working environment
  • Any other duties deemed necessary by Management.

Essential Criteria:

  • Previous experience in Fabrication / welding
  • Previous experience in MIG welding process
  • Previous experience in MMA, MIG and TIG welding process
  • Experience working in a fabrication environment.
  • Experience in reading, interpreting and fabricating from CAD drawings
  • Experience using measurement instruments
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to manage work load to meet project deadlines.
  • Good Communication skills with the ability to work within a team structure, as well as working on individual projects with minimal supervision.

Desired Criteria:

  • Current Forklift license


Fabrication Facilities – Scarva, Co. Down BT63 6NL


07:00-17:00, Mon – Thu; 07:00-16:00, Fri


Competitive depending on experience

Responsible to:

Fabrication Manager

About Us

The opportunity has arisen to join an industry leader in UK's Building Services providers. We design, develop and deliver a wide range of offsite-prefabricated, innovative and sustainable building service solutions throughout the UK & Ireland.

Alternative Heat specialises in the design, supply and installation of a wide range of prefabricated energy solutions, typically built in NI and shipped throughout the UK and Ireland. We also offer turnkey design, build and operate solutions for commercial energy centers and large-scale district heating solutions and have experience with successfully procuring and delivering many similiar packages to a wide range of public body's throughout Ireland and UK.

Employee Benefits:

  • Competitive Pension Scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Health Cash Plan
  • Annual Health Check
  • 30 days Annual Leave

To apply for this role, send your CV and covering letter to hradmin@alternativeheat.co.uk
Alternative Heat is an equal opportunities employer.

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