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Composites Technician – Trimming and Bonding

Location: Multimatic EU-Matic, Coventry, West Midlands, United Kingdom

Posted: November 22nd, 2023

Multimatic EU-Matic based in Coventry is part of the Multimatic group.

As part of a new capital investment project, EU-Matic has setup a new dedicated facility to manufacture carbon fibre reinforced components for the premium automotive industry. This brand new facility incorporates an extensive list of new equipment and facilities to enable us to become a market leader in this field.

Together with being part of a start-up venture, this is an exciting opportunity for anyone who desires hands-on experience with components destined for high performance vehicles, advanced composites and has a passionate interest in automobiles.

Due to this new facility, EU-Matic is looking for Composite Technician – Trimming and Bonding who will be responsible for trimming, routing, drilling, abrading, sanding and assembling composite components.

Key Responsibilities:

• Use of hand tools to trim, fit and drill composite components. • Abrade bond surfaces and apply adhesives for bonded assemblies. • Install hardware to components and assemblies using various methods. • Perform structural and visual composite repairs. • Pattern, shuttering and preparation. • Structural bonding of metallic and composite materials. • Achieve production schedule. • Comprehend the health and safety protocols of Composite materials. • Provide training, guidance and assistance to co-workers as required. • Participate in Multimatic EU-Matic’s continuous improvement activities

Basic Requirements:

• Interpret drawings, sketches, and manufacturers’ instructions. • Ability to create templates from instructions provided. • Understanding of structural adhesives. • Use of measuring equipment. • Preventative maintenance on tools used within the department. • Ensure proper use of PPE. • Excellent problem solving skills. • Comprehend the health and safety protocols of Composite materials. • Provide training, guidance and assistance to co-workers as required.

Desirable Requirements:

• Previous composite trimming and bonding experience. • Competence with Microsoft Office. • Experience with composite assembly techniques (adhesives and mechanical). • Experience with composite trimming techniques. • Experience in the automotive manufacturing industry.

Must have right to work in the UK

Closing date for applications is July 31st 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.