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Composite Laminator

Requisition ID:  118018
Business Unit:  E&E Shepshed Group (1120)

Shepshed, LEC, United Kingdom, LE12 9NH

We are a global leader in the research, design, integration, manufacture, certification, and lifetime service of flight control, hydraulic, fuel and inerting, fluid conveyance, thermal management, lubrication, and pneumatic systems and components for aerospace and other high-technology markets. We supports the world’s aircraft and aeroengine manufacturers, providing a century of experience and innovation for commercial and military aircraft.


Joining our team means you’re helping to deliver our purpose of ‘Enabling Engineering Breakthroughs that Lead to a Better Tomorrow. A career at Parker Meggitt offers boundless potential for professional and personal growth. You will work alongside the brightest minds in the world, help develop innovative technology and products, and contribute to our company’s goal of solving the world’s greatest engineering challenges.


Role Summary

Parker Meggitt have a fantastic opportunity in growing their current team of Composite Laminators. The successful candidate will be able to independently operate as a multi-skilled, adaptable Composite Laminator. Working with pre-preg carbon fibre, the Composite Laminator will be responsible for kitting, layup, bagging and de-bagging of the component. The successful candidate should be able to work to complex engineering drawings and with moulds to produce high precision composite components.

Core Responsibilities

  • Carry out Tool preparation,(Clean and apply Release Agent)
  • Kitting and lay-up operations, (Cutting kit of materials for build sequence, Warp and Weft. Lay-up material on to mould surface correct orientation and build sequence).
  • Understanding of Shelf Life of Materials would be an advantage.
  • Vacuum bagging techniques (Manufacture breather bag material kit)
  • Cure operations to agreed engineering methods and processes using various plant and process equipment (Autoclaves, Ovens and Vacuum pumps).
  • Supports and conforms to Quality procedures to maintain compliance, by ensuring adherence to the defined processes and procedures.
  • Operate within all Meggitt and Health and Safety at work Regulations.
  • Attendance of start of shift meeting with team to understand the teams targets, any key issues / problems and any other communications (e.g. visits, health & safety issues etc)
  • Detects and escalates any issues to team leaders in timely manner

Skills, Knowledge & Abilities

  • Ability to understand and follow specific instructions and procedures
  • Good/Strong/Excellence verbal and written communication skills
  • Presentation skills
  • Well-organized, detail-oriented, and ability to multi-task
  • Ability to work independently and prioritize duties with minimal supervision, in order to meet deadlines
  • Ability to read drawings
  • Strong prioritization skills
  • Ability to visualize and plan objectives and goals strategically
  • Team building Skills
  • Decision making skills

Parker Meggitt are an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to developing an inclusive and diverse working environment. We believe that people from different backgrounds and beliefs define who we are as a business. We strongly believe that building a culture of respect and appreciation, will give everyone the opportunity to recognise their full potential.

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