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Composite Technician

Location: Multimatic Advanced Manufacturing Technologies, Markham, Ontario, Canada

Posted: January 16th, 2024

Multimatic Inc. is a world class company that has experienced tremendous growth since its inception. This growth was achieved as a result of the skill and dedication of the employees.  MAMT is an industry leading engineering development centre that relies on its highly talented staff, following the company’s established systems and best practices, to maintain its position.  It is important, in this dynamic environment, that everyone keep abreast of leading edge technologies and techniques relating generally to MAMT’s core competencies and specifically to the assigned job function.

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Scope of Position:

The fabricator will be involved in repair, fabrication, modification, removal, and installation of composite items, parts, assemblies, and structures.  Composite fabricating work requires knowledge of the physical properties and working characteristics of plastic, composite, and compound ingredients, with a basic knowledge of metals, metal properties, and metal characteristics.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Interpret blueprints, sketches, and manufacturers’ instructions with specifications, ply orientation, termination, and stacking sequence of laminates
  • Laminating and vacuum bagging of composite materials as per the instructions
  • Curing of thermoset resin systems using autoclave/oven
  • Assembling, mating/fitting, skins/component/assemblies, substructures, and/or honeycomb cores
  • Making master molds/patterns and performing cutting and finishing operations
  • Structural bonding of metallic and composite materials
  • Ensure that the customer’s requirements, which include project timing, part quality and delivery are understood and met
  • Achieve production schedule
  • Consider alternative solutions for given tasks or problems
  • Attend meetings as required
  • Be responsible for all parameters of assigned tasks
  • Ensure the shop environment is kept safe, clean and organized
  • Provide training, guidance and assistance to co-workers as required
  • Ensure adequate communication with other program team members
  • Maintain accurate timesheets and ensure they are completed on time
  • Follow all documented quality ISO 9001 procedures
  • Observe all company safety rules, polices and procedures
  • Attend all required training courses
  • Participate in MAMT’s continuous improvement activities
  • Foster good employee relations

Basic Requirements:

  • Ability to use and operate tools and equipment including:
    • Measuring instruments such as gram scales to weigh resins
    • Hand & Orbital Sanders
    • Grinders, cutters, drills, and fasteners to remove or join materials
    • Rulers, squares, forms and templates to measure materials and trim lines
    • Scissors, shears, knives and power saws to cut and trim materials
    • Rivet guns, drills, files, squeegees, and rollers to accomplish fabrication and final installation
  • Plan and accomplish the repair/manufacture of laminated items with complicated and varied shapes
  • Interpret and apply directions relating to the mixture, ratios, uses, cure times, temperatures, and pressures of composite materials, resins, solvents, and mold release agents
  • Determine dimensions and sizes in drawings and blueprints to make templates used in making, cutting and trimming final products
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Basic knowledge of industry standard Windows applications

Training Requirements:

  • Quality Management Systems
  • Lift Truck Safety Course
  • Software Packages as required
  • GD&T
  • Kaizen Foundations

Shifts Available:

  • Day Shift
  • Night Shift



Closing date for applications is April 30th 2024

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.