TIG Welder

Direct Recruitment (Midlands) Ltd are currently looking for 2 experienced TIG Welders to join our new client, based in Stone.

TIG Welder Overview:

  • We require a TIG welder to predominantly weld thin austenitic stainless steel, group 8.1.
  • You will be required to produce fillet and butt welds in thicknesses and combinations of materials between 0.2mm to 3mm.
  • Thicknesses up to 5.5mm and even 11mm are occasionally welded.


  • Good practical and technical skills
  • An understanding of engineering drawings and principles would be an advantage
  • Work to customer and internal specifications
  • It would be helpful if the candidate has examples of current, or even lapsed Welder Qualification Records, WQR’s that will give indication of experience

Other Skills

  • Reliable and enthusiastic approach to tasks and objectives.
  • Versatile and flexible approach to tasks and objectives.
  • Able to work on own initiative and as part of a team.

Hours and Pay

  • Monday to Friday. 0800-1700hrs.
  • Based In Stone (ST15 area)
  • this is offered on a temp to permanent basis.
  • Pay between £10.00-£12.50/hour depending on the amount of experience you have.
  • A weld test would be incorporated into the interview process.

Car Compound Driver

An opportunity has arisen for a Compound Driver on a temp to perm basis. Must be physically fit as the role entails a lot of walking between sites.

Key Responsibilities

  • Transferring vehicles on site
  • Recording work activity using a mobile device.
  • Associated administration.
  • The occasional delivery of vehicles is required.

Knowledge/Skills/Experience/Special Requirements

Clean driving licence essential.

Hours and Pay

  • Monday to Friday 8.00am to 17:00pm
  • £10.00/hour

Class 1 Night Driver

We are looking for experienced Class 1 Drivers for Night shifts in the Newcastle-under-Lyme area.

  • Guaranteed 8-hour minimum paid shift
  • Monday to Friday, No weekends.
  • Family run business
  • Hub Work, No handballing
  • No assessment required
  • Immediate start

Duties & Responsibilities: –

  • A minimum of 6 months Class 1 experience required.
  • No more than 6 points on licence.

Hours: –

  • Night shifts (17:00pm – 18;00pm starts)
  • Shifts immediately available
  • Temp to Perm
  • £16-£18/hour

Van Drivers wanted Talke Pitts area

Van Drivers wanted Talke Pitts area


  • 5am starts, 8 – 10 hour days, £10.00/hour, Monday to Friday
  • Temp – perm contract for the right candidate
  • Deliveries within a 100 mile radius
  • Delivering veterinary supplies
  • MUST have excellent customer service, well presented.

Immediate starts *subject to license check

Call 01785 819880

Milling Operatives

Our well established Hixon based client are currently recruiting 2 Milling Operatives on a temp to permanent basis. They are an expert in metal manufacturing and recycling. Full training will be provided to the right candidate for this role.

Candidate Requirements

  • The candidate must have their own Counterbalance Forklift certificate which has been issued or refreshed within the last three years.In house licences will not be considered.
  • The role is based within the foundry. Candidates will be required to move large bulky items with a Forklift or Low Loader, weighing and wrapping.

Hours and Pay

  • Hourly rate starting at 12.00 then rising after 12 weeks to 13.80
  • 28 days Paid Annual Leave pro-rata for PAYE (inclusive of statutory holiday)
  • The hours of work are 06:00hrs-18:00hrs 4 days a week with 3 days off, the shift will rotate on a weekly basis so will include working weekends at times.