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.


       Main Accountabilities:


  • Produce composites components as required by production 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 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.