West Lothian - Livingston Depot, Letham Road, EH54 5BY

MGF are currently seeking to recruit an experienced Welder to join our depot in Livingston.

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


Your main activities include;

  • 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 welding work to determine compliance with standards and current legislation
  • Responsible for cleanliness and housekeeping within your area

Core Requirements

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Experience in mig welding, 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;

  • Full time permanent work
  • Immediate start
  • Usual working hours Monday – Friday (working days)
  • 40 hours per week guaranteed
  • Weekly paid
  • Security of working for a well-established & growing Company
  • Extensive Health and Safety Training

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.

Additional Information

Established in 1981, MGF is a market leader in the design, manufacture, hire and sale of excavation support systems for the civil engineering, utilities, and construction industries. We manufacture our own equipment, operate our own transport fleet, and importantly have an in-house engineering department who produce design solutions to meet customers’ requirements.  Employing over 400 staff, we operate nationally from 14 locations and have an established reputation of providing total service to our customers.

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 Sue McCamley, at: hr@mgf.co.uk

Or by post :

Sue McCamley
Head Office
Grant House
Lockett Road
Ashton in Makerfield