Fabricator Welder - Barnsley

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Ref: 113 Date Posted: Wednesday 19 Jul 2017

Balmoral Tanks Ltd is a leading European engineering design and manufacturing company. As a result of significant investment in people and plant, the company produces what is believed to be the most comprehensive range of tank products available for a single source in the EU.

Civil engineering, wastewater treatment, drainage, fuel oil containment, rainwater harvesting, bulk liquid, fire fighting and potable water storage sectors are all key sectors for the company.

We are looking for an experienced Fabricator / Welder to work as part of a small team.


Roles and Responsibilities

The key to this role is to ensure the efficient fabrication of steelworks through the safe operation of relevant machinery and hand tools, while making sure HSE is adhered to at all times.

  • To accurately read technical drawings provided by the Tanks design teams.

  • Undertake any Fabrication/Welding works which are required to ensure a high quality and safe production of tank components is achieved.

  • To fabricate items in both mild steel and stainless steel including marking out, setting up and welding.

  • Mig/Tig welding.

  • Minimise scrap.

  • Ensure all company policies and procedures are followed at all times.

  • Wear all PPE at all times when carrying out works and when around the factory.

  • Display HSE on site at all times to the required Balmoral standards.

  • This is not an exhausted list of responsibilities and duties, the job role may vary depending on the work load.


        R          Reliability (keeping Company promises –dates, prices, workmanship)

        A          Authority (knowledge, expertise providing comfort and security to customers)

        T          Tangibles (appearance of employees, contractors, vehicles, equipment, packaging, behaviour)

        E          Empathy (understanding of customer’s needs and problems

        R          Responsiveness (willingness to help the customer)




  • City & Guilds or N/SVQ Level 3

  • Good general standard of education.

  • Must be trained in all aspects of steel fabrication.

  • Welding coding’s.


  • Apprentice trained

  • FLT Licence



  • Working with various thicknesses and types of material including aluminium


  • Continuous improvements

Skills Training


  • Excellent inter-personal skills.

  • First class planning & organisational skills.

  • Good presentation, written and oral communication skills.

  • Welding

  • Flame cutting

  • Grinding/ Polishing

  • Quality focused


  • Safety training

  • Can positively challenge the status quo

Personal Qualities


  • Mature and customer focused attitude (able to handle difficult discussions and customer complaints).

  • A belief in the fact that customers are revenue & everything else is overhead

  • Able to perform in an environment where accountability and ownership represent Core Values.


  • Excited by change and driven to be part of a successful team.
  • Belief in all aspects of RATER and the positive impact on a business.

  • Willing to challenge colleagues whose behaviour is contradictory to all aspects of RATER, and ultimately the core values of the business.


    Overall, we employ people who are flexible, methodical and effective team players. Everyone must commit to learning and be willing to thrive in a “Right First Time” culture. Your personal values must align with the Core Value of the Business, and you must never treat any customer (internal and or external) with complacency.