Volunteer Vacancies

The Welding Institute offers its professional members plenty of opportunities to develop their 'soft' skills and networks whilst supporting the work of the Institute through volunteering. Listed below are the vacancies we currently have available where we would welcome your support.

If you interested in any of the volunteer vacancies advertised below, or if you have and questions please contact us



Branch Committee Members


Our UK Branches provide local delivery of member services, organise technical meetings for the sharing and development of skills and knowledge and provide  networking and social events for Branch members. They also offer peer support for professional development.

Our Branches are open to all who have an interest in welding, joining and allied technologies and are run entirely by our local Branch Committee volunteers.


Branch Committees have a number of roles that support the running of our Branches. Role descriptions for our principal local committee roles maybe found below. Branches all have additional roles for interested members;

Branch Chair

Branch Secretary

Branch Treasurer

Branch Programme Secretary

Younger Members Representative

How to apply

If you are interested in any of these roles, please contact The Welding Institute in the first instance (theweldinginstitute@twi.co.uk). We will put you in touch with the relevant Branch Secretary. 

The deadline for expressions of interest will vary between Branches.

Officers of the Branch are appointed at Branch AGMs which are advertised on our events webpage

All Branch positions are voluntary.


PRI Interviewers
Duties: Professional Review Interviews are conducted on behalf of The Welding Institute for candidates applying for CEng, IEng or EngTech registration with the Engineering Council.
When and where: Regular dates throughout the year currently online but also at TWI Middlesbrough and TWI Cambridge. Information on exact dates can be provided on request.       
You must be a Professional Member of The Welding Institute and must also hold Engineering Council registration in one of the grades listed above. Full training will be provided and regular refresher training will be required. All contributions as a PRI Interviewer will count towards your own Continued Professional Development. Expenses for mileage and refreshments will be covered.
No. volunteers:
Role specification:  A copy of the role description can be found here.
How to apply:  Expressions of interest should be made in writing (email) to the Professional Membership Team at theweldinginstitute@twi.co.uk

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