Senior Composites Technician / Laminator / Fabricator and Workshop Manager
Currently in the pipeline are a number of drone projects, in-house and customer-led. We are therefore planning to increase our capacity in the fabrication team. We are seeking a senior Laminator / Fabricator to join our growing team who is capable of executing the following tasks:
– Prepreg laminating (templating, cutting kits, placing in tools, and vacuum bagging).
– Cure cycle management.
– Trimming/prepping/bonding components into assemblies, and final fitting/installation.
– Carrying out secondary laminating and repairs on existing composite structures.
– Documenting laminate operations and tracking quality assurance data.
We are also seeking someone who can step into the workshop management role. Supervising a small team of technicians, and managing the workshop growth. Experience in management isn’t essential, however the successful candidate will have a good understanding of managing workshop responsibilities and projects, and good people-management skills.
The right person
You will be an enthusiastic and responsible team member with qualified knowledge and meticulous attention to detail. It is important that you are comfortable with and enjoy fine, weight-critical work and aim for the highest quality at all times. Some directly relevant experience in aerospace and marine advanced composites hands-on construction is strongly preferred. You will receive a competitive wage alongside the opportunity to work on rewarding and challenging projects with autonomy and the possibility of advancement as the business grows. If this sounds like the role for you, email firstname.lastname@example.org with your resume and a cover letter displaying how you would make a great fit for our dynamic team.