NDT Technician/Welding Coordinator


NDT Technician/Welding Coordinator

A vacancy has arisen here at Lerwick Engineering and Fabrication Ltd to become a part of our team.

This position will be a mixture of working on various sites and also in the engineering workshops, and requires the ability to work as part of a team and also independently. This is a permanent role not shift working.

Previous welding experience is essential, this position would ideally suit a welder who is looking to progress into the inspection/QA side. There will be relevant training provided for this role.


Essential skills required

  • Experience in welding/fabricating items from engineering drawings
  • Experience in using different welding process’s TIG, MIG, SMAW/MMA
  • Ability to follow instructions and work to tight timeframes
  • Ability to work on multiple priorities
  • Ability to work with all levels of employees
  • Have a pro-active approach to all tasks carried out and Demonstrate a can-do attitude
  • Strong Word/Excel skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Full UK driving licence


Preferable skills but not essential

  • Updating and reviewing welder qualifications
  • Knowledge and understanding of ISO 3834 and BSEN 1090 standards
  • Carrying out weld audits
  • Compiling documentation packages
  • Welding Inspection/NDT
  • CSWIP 3.0/3.1 Visual Inspection
  • PCN Level 2 MPI/DPI

The above position carries very competitive rates of pay and benefits along with a generous holiday entitlement.

To apply please telephone or email L/E/F on 01595 692349 or admin@lefltd.co.uk for an application form to submit along with CV and cover letter.