Composites Fitter

Location: Sheffield, GB

We are currently seeking a competent and skilled Composite Fitter to join our rapidly expanding McLaren Composites Technology Centre (MCTC) Team.

 

The scope of the role covers all projects from R&D stage to implementation into series production.

 

 

Ma        Main Accountabilities:

 

  • Produce R&D composites components or samples as required for the purpose of the development programme utilising the available facilities and equipment.
  • Identify opportunities and ideas to reduce cost and improve quality and productivity of the manufacturing processes that are being developed.
  • Provide DFM (Design For Manufacturing) input to the Design and Engineering teams to make sure the design is optimised in line with the manufacturing processes being developed.
  • Provide a proactive contribution to innovation and problem solving.
  • Ensure the work area is clean, tidy and orderly at all times in line with brand expectations and maintain a safe working environment for yourself and others

 

 

Knowledge, skills and experience

 

  • Experienced with fitting and trimming of composite laminates
  • Good hand skills and an eye for detail
  • Solid understanding of patterns, moulds, composite materials and bonding processes
  • Ability to inspect their own work, and follow detailed engineering drawings
  • Flexibility towards overtime when available
  • Bonding of complex composite assemblies
  • Excellent problem solving abilities.
  • Knowledge of basic health and safety standards.
  • PC literate

 

 

 

Personal Attributes:

 

  • Excellent team member who can also work confidently on their own
  • Commitment and drive to succeed.
  • Excellent communication skills.