Welding Coordinator

stow is one of the leading suppliers of storage solutions. Our core activity is the development, manufacturing and installation of top-quality racking systems for the storage of palletised or small goods and longer items, as well as mezzanine structures.


, Belgium

Job Description

The Welding Coordinator is responsible for all welding technical activities. He/she is involved in final checks and how to improve their quality.

Your tasks & responsibilities:

1. Raw Materials


  • Tests values of certificates from suppliers (EN 10002-1) (MAN-QUA-099 / 105).
  • Reports the tensile test.
  • Creates a nonconformity report if values NOK (FRM-QUA-004).

Welding consumables:

  • Quality check and certificates.
  • Storage and handling (MAN-QUA-120 & MAN-QUA-125).

2. Equipment

  • Quality checks.
  • Equipment maintenance.
  • Calibrates welding material, does the necessary measuring, inspection and testing of equipment.

3. Internal Welding Process

Inspects and tests before welding:

  • Coaches welders and welding operators. A 6 monthly check and certification, (EN 9606/1 – EN ISO 14732).
  • Drafts welding specification (ISO 5817-C).
  • Checks production drawings.

Inspects and tests during welding:

  • Essential welding parameters of the weld scanner.
  • Visual inspection (MAN-QUA 022 / 115).
  • Correct use and handling of welding consumables.

Inspects and tests after welding:

  • Visual inspection of the weld (MAN-QUA 022 / 115).
  • Destructive testing (MAN-QUA 106).
  • Reports correct actions of the weld.
  • Internal audits of welders and the welding process.

4. Subcontracting Welding Process

  • Audits of Belgian subcontracted welders.
  • Audits of International welders.

5. Other Responsibilities

  • The Responsible Welding Coordinator (RWC) is responsible for all the items within EN 1090-01/02 and EN ISO 3834-2.
  • The RWC is also responsible for the welding handbook of the company. Modifications are only done by RWC.
  • He/she is authorized to stop the process or to order corrective actions to guarantee the welding process.


Your profile:

  • You have a Masters’ Degree in Engineering.
  • You have at least 5 years’ of experience in a similar position.
  • You have a general technical knowledge.
  • You are specialized in the technical knowledge of welding and allied processes (RWC-B, IWS or IWT).
  • You are fluent in Dutch, English and French.
  • You work well in a team & independently.
  • You have planning and organizational skills.
  • You have good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • You are a problem-solver.

Additional information

What do we offer you?

  • A great and experienced team.
  • Freshly cooked lunches in our re[stow]rant in Spiere.
  • A place for learning & development.
  • A competitive salary with many benefits (meal vouchers, group- and hospitality insurance, CAO 90 Bonus).