Fabricator – Fixed Term (HR20073)

Fabricator – Fixed Term (HR20073)
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Education Vocational education
Location Southport
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Fabricator – Fixed Term (HR20073)

Job description

Job Description as Fabricator with Stork:

To support the daily production of fabricated assemblies, panels and units and assist in the overall provision of Fabrication departmental work.

All employees may be required to undertake differing or additional tasks to those detailed within this job description, on the provision that they are within the reasonable skills, experience and knowledge of the employee.

Task and Responsibilities as Fabricator:

Provides Fabricated Parts to the Correct Number, Design & Quality

  • Able to read and interpret mechanical engineering drawings.
  • Maximises material (sheet metal, steel etc) utilisation when setting cutting parameters.
  • Welds (MIG and TIG) mild and stainless steel.
  • Makes full use of appropriate tools and machines as per task requirement.

Maintain Safe Working Environment within Fabrication Area

  • Responsible for the maintenance and organisation of a safe and efficient work area, complying with 5S/6S standards as appropriate.
  • Be aware of local health and safety changes/instructions arising from departmental tool-box talks.
  • Ensure all equipment is operated within appropriate PPE and guarding requirements and that manufacturers and/or Company operating instructions are complied with at all times.

Maintain and Contribute to an Enhances Quality Performance

  • Skilled employees provide technical advice and recommendations to both peer group and to semi-skilled colleagues.
  • Ensure that all work is carried out to relevant company or industry standard and regulation.

Planning and Organising

  • Plan personal time effectively in order to maintain efficiency and productivity and enable quick response to required change in work scheduling etc.
  • Ensure daily liaison with Fabrication Supervisor in regard to job progression, delay and timescales.
  • Provide early indication of potential stock-outs for scheduled materials.

Remain Flexible to the Needs of the Business

  • Undertakes reasonable ad-hoc or routine duties as directed by line manager.

Job requirements

At Stork we attach great value to the key competences of our employees. We expect you always give safety the highest priority and that you are strongly working together with others. You are a specialist in your area of expertise and you have a proactive and entrepreneurial attitude.

Specific Requirements for Fabricator:


  • Good standard of general education with particular emphasis on literacy and numeracy.
  • Level 3 City & Guilds or time served/equivalent in relevant mechanical engineering discipline (Sheet Metal Worker)
  • Experienced or time-served in a relevant mechanical engineering discipline (Welder)
  • Experienced in a Fabrication assembly role


  • Demonstrates prior involvement in aspects of pneumatics, fabrication, drawings and fabrication tooling and equipment.
  • Able to read and interpret mechanical engineering drawings.
  • Ability to MIG/TIG weld is advantageous to skilled position

We understand that our people are key to achieving Storks ambition to be the Industry reference every day, everywhere and we are proud to have been awarded the Investors in People Silver standard in recognition of our strong employee engagement focus.

Working conditions

There are many great reasons to work at Stork –

Competitive salary and Benefits

In order to attract and retain skilled, competent and customer focused people we offer a competitive salary and an extensive benefits package providing a suite of both contractual and voluntary benefits including access to corporate discounts. Employee benefits will depend on work location and role, however, may include life insurance, income protection, pension and private medical insurance.

Location: Southport
Hours: 38.75
Contract: Fixed Term – 3 Months


Company Information

Stork, a Fluor company, is an expert provider of maintenance, modification and asset integrity services to the global oil and gas, chemicals and process, metals and mining, power, and manufacturing industries. We are dedicated to improving asset performance, safety and cost efficiency for our Clients throughout the complete asset life cycle.

With a team of 19,000 employees in over 100 countries, we serve more than 4,000 Clients across 6 continents.

Stork is dedicated to reducing risk, assuring safety and reducing environment impact through our award-winning value driven HSEQ platform; REACH Beyond Zero.  Whilst safety will always remain our core value, the platform not only communicates on Safety but also on Health, Environmental and Quality issues too.  We are committed to our transparent, employee-led approach to HSEQ.

One Team, One Stork

As one Stork, we treat all people with dignity, respect each other’s perspective and share knowledge and resources to achieve excellence, deliver value and grow individually and collectively.

We are fully committed to the elimination of unlawful and unfair discrimination and value the difference that a diverse workforce brings to the organisation. Stork recognises that providing equality of opportunity, valuing diversity and promoting a culture of inclusion and flexibility to our employees is vital to our success.

From school leavers and university graduates to transitioning military veterans, we provide career opportunities with targeted development programmes.

Going above and beyond for our wider community

Stork is dedicated to ensuring we are a socially and environmentally responsible employer and undertake a range of activities to give back and support the communities in which we live and work – from various charity work to working with schools as part of Developing Young Workforce.


Are you the person we're looking for?  We're looking forward to receiving your CV and motivation letter.  For more information please contact the recruiter on Careers@stork.com

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