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Composite Technician - Laminator

Location: Multimatic Technical Centre, Markham, Ontario, Canada

Posted: April 12th, 2016

Position Overview:

Located in Markham, Ontario, Canada, Multimatic Technical Centre (MTC) is part of Multimatic’s Engineering Group. MTC provides advanced design, simulation, and prototyping services to Multimatic’s production divisions and to Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM’s), niche vehicle manufacturers, motorsports organizations, military equipment contractors and consumer products companies.

MTC houses key engineering, testing and development capabilities under one roof, enabling rapid turnaround and tight integration between departments (vehicle systems engineering, production engineering, predictive methods, product testing and validation, composites, fabrication and prototyping). Additional specialized services utilize MTC’s full-vehicle multi-post test rig, and a proprietary vehicle dynamics simulator. These services are further enhanced by the capabilities of a fully equipped motorsports department.

Multimatic Technical Centre is looking for Composite Technicians - Laminator that will be responsible for constructing complex composite parts from resin-impregnated carbon fibre, glass fibre and aramid cloth.

Facility Address:

85 Valleywood Drive
Markham, Ontario
L3R 5L9

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Handle composite materials and follow established safety procedures
  • Hand laminate composite components to specifications provided by project engineers
  • Prepare components for autoclave cure utilizing vacuum bagging practices
  • Prepare tooling patterns and moulds using chemical sealers and release systems
  • Fabricate molds from supplied patterns
  • Handle cleaning products and tools in an appropriate manner
  • Follow build manuals and quality control processes
  • Consult and resolve quality issues as they arise, in consultation with project engineers

Training Provided.

Education and Experience:

  • Comfortable using common hand tools and power tools
  • Ability to read and interpret drawings including GD&T
  • Ability to interpret basic instruction via detailed drawings / instructions
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Flexible schedule to accommodate shift work if required
  • Basic computer skills are required, familiarity with Microsoft Office is an asset
  • Basic understanding of composite component construction is an asset
  • Experience in manufacturing environments is an asset
  • Experience in the lay up of composite materials is an asset

If you are interested in this position, apply by sending us your cover letter and resume.
We thank all interested candidates in advance; however, only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.
As part of our commitment to ensuring our employment practices are fair, accessible, and inclusive of persons with disabilities, recruitment-related accommodations for disabilities, are available upon request throughout the recruitment and assessment process for applicants with disabilities.
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