Welder - Full Time - YorkUnited Kingdom


At Sulzer, you are empowered to deliver superior results. As a pioneer in industry we have a proud heritage of innovation and continue to evolve for the future. Join our story and create your own impact by developing your expertise and building solutions that help make our lives safer, smarter and more sustainable.


Join our Services_EMEA  team within Services division in United Kingdom as Welder to help us take our Service Centre to the next level.  Your opportunity to work in a purpose built, new facility with a clean, spacious work environment.  


The Service Centre works across multiple industry sectors and repairs a large array of different equipment and components. No two days are ever the same and this role will provide a large amount of variation and allow you to challenge yourself on a daily basis.


In this role you will be accountable for:

  • Providing welding services for repair of components by overlay & general fabrication.
  • Follow detailed weld procedures and instructions, including determining the appropriate welding equipment or method based on the customer requirements.
  • Prepare various different sizes of components and materials for fabrication, weld repair and build up. This involves laying out, cutting, fitting, measuring, and welding metals to create the desired shape or object.


To succeed in this role, you will need:

  • Recognised welding apprenticeship or significant relevant experience.
  • Previous experience in gmaw, MIG, TIG and submerged arc welding techniques and processes and experience of different welding positions.
  • Mechanical aptitude with ability to use applicable hand tools (grinders etc).
  • NDT (MPI & DPI) to PCN Level 2 advantageous.
  • Ability to read and interpret mechanical drawings.
  • Ability to follow procedures and obtain welder qualifications.
  • Flexibility and ability to adapt to change.


Your benefits: 

  • Regular overtime during weekdays and weekends.
  • 33 days holiday (inclusive of bank holidays) + service days.
  • Eligible for the company-wide bonus scheme 
  • Defined contribution pension scheme.
  • Employee Assistance Program.
  • On-site free car parking with designated electric charging points.
  • Access to a wide range of discounts on Everyday Shopping, Entertainment and Lifestyle.
  • Long service awards.


Location:  We are based on the outskirts of York you will be close the historic walled City of York, whilst only a few minutes’ drive off the Outer Ring Road and 10 minutes’ drive to the A64, this road connects to the A1M and M1.   York is a city with a lot to offer with, a wide variety of shops, theatres, and fab restaurants. As well as cool bars and a pub for almost every day of the year.   


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No visa or work permit support can be provided for this role.

Have a question about the role? Reach out to Lisa Jay at Lisa.Jay@sulzer.com. We are looking forward to hearing from you!


Sulzer is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce.

83% of our employees recommend Sulzer as a good place to work and we are proud to be recognized as a Top Employer 2022 in Switzerland. So come and join our story, starting today!

About us

Sulzer is a global leader in fluid engineering. We specialize in pumping, agitation, mixing, separation and application technologies for fluids of all types. Our customers benefit from our commitment to innovation, performance and quality and from our responsive network of 180 world-class production facilities and service centers across the globe. Sulzer has been headquartered in Winterthur, Switzerland, since 1834. In 2022, our 13’800 employees delivered revenues of CHF 3.2 billion. Our shares are traded on the SIX Swiss Exchange (SIX: SUN). www.sulzer.com


Through a network of over 100 service sites around the world, Sulzer provides cutting-edge parts as well as maintenance and repair solutions for pumps, turbines, compressors, motors and generators. We service our own original equipment, but also all associated third-party rotating equipment run by our customers, maximizing its sustainability and life cycle cost-effectiveness. Our technology-based solutions, fast execution and expertise in complex maintenance projects are available at our customers’ doorsteps.


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