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Welders / Fabricators

We are currently working with an OEM engineering company based in Blackburn who are seeking Welder / Fabricators (proficient in both MIG & TIG) to join the team on a 12-week temp to perm basis.

The company continue to invest in both staff training and research and development of processes and latest control technologies.

The company have successfully completed installations and satisfied customers over a range of processes, in industries including medical, PVC, all types of coatings, plastic products, films, textile finishes / non – wovens (etc)

Duties of the role will include:

  • Reading blueprints and drawings and taking measurements to plan layout and procedures.
  • Determining the appropriate welding equipment or method based on requirements.
  • Setting up components for welding according to specifications.
  • MIG / TIF and fabrication of OEM products.
  • Fabrication requests based on OEM specifications.
  • Quality inspection of own products / work before next stage of production.

What’s in it for you?

  • £15 – £17 per hour (weekly pay for first 12 weeks).
  • A permanent position after 12 weeks employment (based on performance and attendance).
  • Exposure to an experienced team who are on hand to assist (on average over ten years’ employment at the company per individual).
  • 40 hours per week with overtime (mandatory in busier periods).

Interested in this vacancy?

  • Text “Welders / Fabricators”, your email address and “Blackburn” to 07435 549976
  • Call Major Recruitment in Blackburn on 01254 920800
  • Email your CV, “Welders / Fabricators” and “Blackburn” to blackburn @ major-recruitment.com
  • Submit your CV using the “apply now” option below.

Revit Design Engineer

A Design Engineer with strong Revit skills is needed by a busy Engineering company in Suffolk

Working within a busy Design team you will be producing 3D models of building layouts including congested void spaces, utility runs and other spatially planned areas of concept layouts. You will also produce 2D drawings using AutoCAD and Revit to RIBA standards for a variety of client projects including General Arrangements, Elevations, Sectional Plans, and additional layouts. You will also review and deliver design elements outlined in commercial proposals, ensuring all designs / documents correlate accurately, drawings match Proposal, FDS, MRS, Registers and highlight deviations You will ensure that all work produced applying the correct design principles and Level of Detail, using appropriate drawing standards and design principles.

You will work closely with the Commercial department to produce early-stage concept design, identify any potential issues with designs where they deviate from design principles or

present technical challenges and overcoming with solution focussed approach. You will also carry out Lighting & Structural Calculations, carry out site surveys gain design insights & to improve drawing compilation accuraby, attend client meetings and ensure detailed notes are taken to ensure all design changes and requests are all captured and implemented in next stage of design.


You will need a solid background in AutoCAD drawing production for a construction or a manufacturing company with at least 3 years’ experience. You will ideally have experience in 3D design production either with Solidworks or another similar 3D software. Any experience of using Revit would be ideal.

You will also have the following personal qualities:-.

  • Be detailed, organised, diligent and comprehensive in your approach
  • Have a strong work ethic, strive for high quality a& quantity of output
  • Have a positive ‘Can Do’ attitude and a collaborative nature
  • Be prepared to travel nationwide and stay in accommodation overnight occassionally when needed
  • You will be able to comprehensively use and work with Microsoft Excel

This is a varied and challenging role within a growing engineering / building services company with good technical and career progression opportunities

Please call Adam Jones at Major Recruitment or click Apply Now if you are interested in this great opportunity.

Steel Fixer

Steel Fixer
Temp-to-Perm position. Immediate starts available!
£12+ per hour (depending on experience)
Monday – Friday. (07:00am – 15:00pm)

Calling all Steel Fixers! Immediate starts available! Major Recruitment are currently looking for an enthusiastic individual to join our client in Alfreton as a Steel Fixer. As a Steel Fixer you will play a key part in producing Precast concrete products at one of the top concrete manufacturing companies in the UK!

Responsibilities of the Steel Fixer:

  • Ensure all work is carried out to the requirements of quality, efficiency and health and safety
  • Ability to operate machinery (training provided)
  • Able to competently read simple drawings
  • Carry out inspections on your work to ensure it matches the drawing
  • Following health and safety procedures at all times

About you:

  • Experience in a previous role as a Steel Fixer (desireable)
  • Bar Cutting and Bending (awareness of British Standards and Euro Code limits)
  • Ability to read and interpret technical engineering drawings (Specifically Bar Schedules and Shape Codes)
  • Angle Grinder/Abrasive Wheels (training provided)


  • Educated to NVQ2 or equivalent (desirable)

Major Recruitment act as an Employment Agency for Permanent roles and an Employment Business for temporary opportunities. If you would like to discuss this role in more depth, please call Major Recruitment and ask for Ross Randfield.