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Panel Build and Composite Technician

LOCATION:

Banbury, Oxfordshire, England

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Date Posted:

9th November 2022

Sector:

Motorsport

Industry:

Technician

Job Type:

Permanent

Reference:

MSPBT1122

At Prodrive we believe there’s no limit to what can be achieved when the brightest minds come together. Joining one focused and driven team, you will challenge boundaries in order to change the game for our customers. We are the world’s leading independent motorsport company and the business behind some of the greatest names and achievements in motorsport over the last 40 years. Our skilled Technicians, Mechanics, Fabricators and Engineers work together every step of the way to design, build and run elite competition cars on the track and off-road across the globe.

Are you looking for your next role as an experienced Panel Build and Composite Technician? Working as part of an award-winning team in Banbury, you will play a key role in preparing and assembling panel sets and composite components for all variations of Prodrive builds, including GT, Off Road and Heritage vehicles.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assembly of panel sets for GT, Off Road and Heritage
  • Composite repairs and refinishing of event bodywork
  • Trimming and bonding of composite components
  • Working from technical drawings
  • Liaise with Engineers on technical updates
  • Liaise with the Supervisor for car & panel build specifications
  • Maintenance of equipment and filtration area
  • Streamline build procedures as a priority. All panel specifications should be documented and routed through the correct departments, i.e. Purchasing, Stores, Fabrication, Paint Shop etc through to final car build area
  • Reporting of non-conformance issues to Engineering
  • Liaise with external suppliers for paint and finishing timelines

Who we are looking for…

Our ideal candidate will have previous experience within composites or panel build for Race or Rally cars within Motorsport, Sportscar or similar, as well as experience using Carbon Fibre. The world of Motorsports is ever changing so we need someone who is flexible, reliable, hardworking and has a real passion for what they do!

What can we offer you?

  • An attractive salary which will grow in line with your ongoing development and impact
  • 25 days holiday (which increases with long service) with an opportunity to purchase up to 15 extra days
  • Training opportunities for continuing professional development
  • Onsite subsidised staff restaurant
  • Car and pension salary sacrifice schemes
  • Cyclescheme
  • Exercise classes
  • Paid time off for volunteering
  • Consultations with our Fit 4 Life expert
  • Social events throughout the year
  • Exclusive company discounts
  • Life assurance

We are an equal opportunities employer

At Prodrive we are committed to attracting and nurturing the best talent and creating an inclusive workplace. We value individual differences and diversity amongst all staff so that everyone has the widest opportunities to maximise their potential. We aim to ensure that no job applicant is placed at a disadvantage by practices or requirements which disproportionately impact protected groups and which are not justified by the demands of the job. If you feel you are right for this role, we welcome your application.

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