Orbital Fabrications Ltd is a specialist welding company serving many Hi-Tech industries.  Due to continued growth the company has the following new positions available:

Electrical Technician

Role Summary:

This role is based within our Production facility in St. Ives, Cambridgeshire. The technician will provide panel wiring and electrical assembly/sub assembly for our growing customer base, working to design schematics.

Objectives and Responsibilities:

  • Wiring to electrical schematics.
  • General electro-mechanical build and assembly.
  • Working closely with small existing wiring team and with Production to ensure projects are delivered successfully.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • City & Guilds, BTEC in electrical / electro-mechanical engineering or equivalent qualification / experience.
  • Electrical / Electro-mechanical assembly background.
  • Understanding of electrical schematic engineering drawings and principles.
  • IT literate.

Essential Skills:

  • Electrical / Electro-mechanical assembly.
  • Excellent practical and technical skills.
  • Understanding of electrical drawings and principles.
  • Ability to manage a varied workload efficiently.
  • Work well as part of a team.
  • Good communication skills.


Experienced Hand TIG Welders: 
We require experienced hand TIG welders capable of welding small intricate stainless steel assemblies and keen to gain new skills in semi-automatic orbital welding. Must have ability to work from engineering drawings. 

£12.00 to £15.00 per hour


Orbital Welders:  To undertake orbital welding of stainless steel tube from 1/8” OD to 1” OD.  Experience of the semi-conductor and pharmaceutical industries an advantage. Must have ability to work from engineering drawings.

£12.00 to £15.00 per hour


Pay for all positions dependent upon experience.

Please forward your CV with covering letter to:

Orbital Fabrications Ltd.

Unit 1, Stephenson Road,

St. Ives, Cambridge  PE27 3WJ

or email

Orbital Fabrications - Established in 1988