Aluminium TIG Welder

Norton Motorcycles is an iconic, British motorcycle brand delivering exquisite riding experiences. For over 120 years, Norton Motorcycles has been celebrated worldwide for its unique place in motorcycle history. We are based in our new state-of-the-art facilities in Solihull, West Midlands, where we work in a tight-knit but ever-expanding team. Now under new ownership, Norton Motorcycles is proud to sit with the TVS Motor family.

Entering a new era, we are scaling globally and successful recruits will have the opportunity to be a part of that growth. The Norton company culture is built on respect, trust, and responsibility. We trust our employees to be fully capable of executing their role/s exceptionally and professionally, whilst valuing personal development, teaching and learning.

The role

The successful candidate will join an experienced team of welders who specialise in aluminium TIG and mild steel TIG and MIG welding. They will be capable of following clear instruction to produce aesthetically but also structurally sound welds on a variety of joint types and material thicknesses.

 

Duties/Responsibilities

  • Be capable of TIG welding aluminium to a very high standard

  • Be capable of following clear instructions to tight deadlines

  • Understand engineering drawings and all weld symbols

  • Be capable of setting and understanding the welding parameters used to weld aluminium from 1.5mm to 10mm

  • Be able to control the welding process via a foot pedal

  • Fabrication of bespoke and prototype parts using technical drawings

  • Follow all health and safety guidelines

  • Competent use of workshop equipment including but not limited to; Angle grinders, Lathe, Bandsaws and pillar drills

  • Keen eye for detail and have pride in their work

Personal Specification

  • Time served aluminium TIG welder with a minimum of 3 years’ experience

  • Experienced in producing high quality parts to a high tolerance

  • Enthusiastic and willing to learn

  • Experienced in using engineering drawings

  • The ability to adapt to a changing workload

Desirable

  • Mild steel, stainless steel and titanium welding experience desirable

  • Previous coding’s desirable but not needed

Benefits of working for Norton:

We offer desirable benefits for all employees of Norton, including;

  • 25 Days holiday (Small amount used for Christmas Holiday)

  • Pension Scheme

  • Life Insurance 

  • Flexible Working 

  • Casual Dress 

  • Parking on site

Applicants must have the Right To Work in the UK

NO AGENCY APPLICATIONS

Job Type: Full time - Permanent

Salary package is dependent upon previous experience.

Please forward your CV, portfolio and a covering letter in the first instance to hrmanager@nortonmotorcycles.com stating which role you are applying for.

We have a 10 day reply policy, so if you do not hear from us within 10 days, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.