2021 has proven a busy year for LTi Metaltech. Having successfully taken on 8 new Welders this year alone, we are now looking to recruit a Trainee Welder to join our Production Team on a full time, permanent basis.

The Role

As a Trainee Welder, you will learn:

  • Predominantly TIG welding – gaining and maintaining the required welding codes
  • How to understand the information prescribed within Weld Procedure Specifications (WPS)
  • Health, safety, quality and efficiency standards
  • Non welding activities eg forming, grinding, operating overhead cranes

Please note we operate two shifts. The successful candidate must be flexible to move between shifts depending on where they are in their training plan.

  • Early shift – 05.45 to 13.45 Monday to Thursday, 05.55 to 13.00 Friday
  • Late shift – 14.15 to 22.25 Monday to Thursday, 13.00 to 19.00 Friday

About Us

LTi Metaltech is the recognised expert in high integrity welded structures capable of withstanding extreme pressure, vacuum and temperature differentials. We pride ourselves in delivering cutting edge technologies for industries including Fusion & Nuclear, Healthcare and Renewables, with further capabilities and insights targeted at Transport & Rail.

We employ around 100 people, including one of the largest groups of coded welders in the South East of England, working to AD Merkblatt 2000 and PD 5500 pressure containment standards. We continuously strive to push the boundaries, investing in the latest technologies, techniques and processes to help exceed our customers’ expectations. We are now in a new and exciting phase in our business where we are expanding our offering in the marketplace into areas outside the medical sector. In 2021 LTi Metaltech acquired Vessco Engineering in order to accelerate our expansion programme, to diversify our portfolio and to underpin our existing capabilities within medical technology.

For further information, take a look on our website http://www.lti-metaltech.com

About You

To be a successful Trainee Welder, you will have already gained a qualification within Engineering such as a BTEC, National Diploma or NVQ. Interested in Welding and Fabrication, you will have some experience in manual based tasks and be motivated to learn and develop quickly.

This role would suit someone who is beyond Apprenticeship level but is not yet an experienced Welder.


We offer a fantastic benefits package including:

  • Salary c. £18,000 – £19,000
  • Overtime – available in line with business demand/output
  • Private healthcare
  • Generous pension scheme
  • Life assurance
  • 25 days annual leave + bank holidays

Working 37 hours per week, we have onsite parking and are easily accessible by public transport.

How to apply:

Please send your CV to recruitment@lti-metaltech.com Please also state which shift you would prefer to work and your salary expectations.

No agencies please.