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Composites Technician



Paint Booth

Date Posted:

4th July 2019





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Prodrive Composites has grown into the UK’s largest composites manufacturer. We pride ourselves in being able to produce the best light-weight Carbon Fibre componentry for the automotive, aerospace, marine and defence sectors. We have capability in the whole manufacturing process from design to tooling right through to volume production. Our customers range from the manufacturers of the world’s best supercars to creators of bespoke projects.

We are looking for skilled Composite Trimmers to join us in our Milton Keynes site to support a range of exciting projects. If you are a seasoned Trimmer with excellent attention to detail, are patient, dexterous and have experience of working with carbon fibre, we would love to hear from you.

Key responsibilities:

  • Prep and bond components using adhesives and fixtures

  • Prep and trim composite parts to specification

  • Be able to read engineering drawings and be confident working from production manufacturing manuals

  • Ensure jigs and equipment are maintained to the correct standard

  • Ensure all work carried out maintains component traceability and adheres to company procedures

  • Achieve daily work targets

  • Maintain work area to company standards and adopt safe working practices in compliance with Health and Safety Regulations and Company Policy

Our ideal candidate will have a previous experience trimming carbon fibre to the highest quality standards, ideally within the automotive sector. This role will suit an individual who has excellent attention to detail, with an ability to work within tight tolerances in a fast-paced environment. Someone who is able to follow work instructions, read technical drawings and work as part of a dynamic team on exciting initiative projects.

What we offer in return is acompetitive salary, free onsite parking, 25 days holiday with an opportunity to purchase extra, life assurance two times salary, opportunity to join a group personal pension, have a degree of flexibility with your working hours, childcare vouchers and company discounts E.g motorsport merchandise… and much more!

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