Henry Williams is an engineering company based in Darlington. We supply goods to the road and rail sectors and have been around for over 130 years.

The Role – Welder / Fabricator

The main purpose of this role is to carry out welding and fabrication functions for the site. including internal and external customers, as directed by the Team Leader.

Working as part of a team your duties will include:

  • Perform welding tasks in accordance with the needs of the business
  • Assembly of fabricated products

The successful candidate will have the following essential skills:

  • Time served welder, fabricator or sheet metal worker
  • Experience of TIG, MIG and MMA welding processes
  • Working with stainless steel, mild or aluminium steel
  • Working to tolerances of -1mm and above
  • Experience of working with power tools
  • Ability to oxy flame burn
  • Ability to read engineering drawings
  • Good communication
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision
  • Good team player
  • Previous experience of working in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience of working with band saws and hand tools

The following skills are desirable but not essential:

  • Knowledge of lean methodology – 6

Working Hours:

37 hours over a 4 day week

Monday – Thursday 7am – 4.45pm

Lunch break – 30 minutes

Paid break at 10am

Overtime available when required by the department

Hourly Rate:



Working a 4 day week

Paid break at 10am

5 weeks holiday per year plus bank holidays

Free life assurance

Company pension scheme

On-site parking

Free and confidential Employee Assistance Programme

Company work wear provided