• Wanssum, The Netherlands

Submerged arc welder

Are you a welder looking for a new challenge? How about a career as a submerged arc welder at Kersten?
Read on quickly.

To join our team, we are looking for an experienced welder to carry out various qualified welding tasks. For Under Powder Deck Welding, we have several advanced welding columns with which the welding work is performed. If you do not yet have experience with this but have experience with MIG/MAG welding, you will learn this internally with us. All welding work mainly for pressure vessels and offshore is NDT examined with ultrasonic and X-ray.

At Kersten, you will work together with your colleagues on the most insane curved structures all over the world. No two days are the same! You will weld curved structures for architectural projects, heavy offshore foundations, 3D curved roller coaster structures, you name it....

This is what you will do

You have a versatile range of tasks that may differ for each project or product.

  • Reading technical drawings
  • You will independently carry out welding work on steel and stainless steel.
  • You move products using lifting equipment, including overhead cranes.

You will work here

We would like to welcome you to our construction team. A nice enthusiastic club of colleagues. Most of the work takes place in our construction hall, which is equipped with modern welding equipment, cutting robots, etc. Working together with your team on the most amazing constructions! 

What we ask of you

For this position, we are looking for someone with experience who can work independently. We therefore ask the following of you:

  • You have experience in MIG/MAG welding (level 1 or 2)
  • You have experience or interest in Submerged arc welding
  • You are collegial and enjoy working with your team
  • You have a no-nonsense mentality
  • You are quality-oriented
  • You have no problem working in 2 shifts

Education level (indication)

  • LTS/VMBO in the direction of Metal 
  • LBO/MBO Technology.

This is what you can expect from us

With us, you can count on a fun and varied job within a pleasant team of colleagues. Your salary depends on your experience and education, and we have excellent fringe benefits.

Attention to your personal development

We pay a lot of attention to your personal growth and development. How do you develop yourself optimally in your work? Would you like to develop your knowledge further? We offer every opportunity for this. We also regularly organise internal or external training courses which everyone at Kersten can take part in.

Do you recognise yourself in the above profile and are you excited about this position?


Send your motivation and CV to
You may also call: +31-(0)478-537111. Ask for Tom Broeders.

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