Welder / Fabricator

London - Dartford Depot, Ray Lamb Way, DA8 2LB

MGF are currently seeking to recruit an experienced Welder / Fabricator to join our depot in Dartford, Kent.

MGF is a privately owned, independent Company which has been established for 40 years. We are a market leader in the design, manufacture, hire and sale of excavation support systems for the civil engineering and building industries.

Working in our busy Workshop, you will be performing skilled welding work during the manufacture, modification and repair of heavy steel equipment.

Core Requirements

Your main activities include;

    • Fabricating/welding and manufacturing of all types of MGF Shoring Equipment from instructions and the reading of engineering drawings.
    • Performing high quality repairs on heavy duty steel equipment.
    • Demonstrate continuous effort to improve operations, decrease turnaround times and streamline work processes.
    • Observe or monitor objects to determine compliance with prescribed operating or safety standards.
    • Visually inspect fabrication/welding work to determine compliance with standards.
    • Responsible for cleanliness and housekeeping within your area.

The ideal candidate

  • Two years welding experience, preferably heavy steel
  • Ability to read technical drawings
  • Experience with flame cutting and grinding
  • Use of overhead crane, machines, drills
  • Be flexible and willing to work on a variety of assignments


In addition to a competitive wage, you will also receive:

  • Guaranteed hours every week
  • Option to purchase additional days of annual leave
  • Additional annual leave awarded to recognise long service
  • Pension Scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Opportunities for training, development, and career progression
  • Award and recognition initiatives
  • Discretionary bonus scheme based on business performance
  • Security of working for a well-established & growing company
  • A sense of family is at the core of our company culture
  • Shutdown over the Christmas period
  • Refer a friend scheme
  • Free on-site parking

Additional Information

If you are an experienced Welder with the required skills, and would like to work for a well-established company we are looking for individuals like you!

We aim to be an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of society.

All applicants will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

To apply, please submit your CV and salary expectations to Emily Hope, at: hr@mgf.co.uk

Or by post :

Emily Hope
Head Office
Grant House
Lockett Road
Ashton in Makerfield