Composite Fitter

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28 days ago

Composite Fitter

Permanent - Full Time - Mon-Fri

Stevenage Based

Competitive Salary & Benefits

About the role:

We have an exciting opportunity for a Composite Fitter to join a FTSE 250 Aerospace Organisation. Headquartered in the UK, my client is a global engineering group specialising in extreme environment components and smart sub-systems for aerospace, defence and energy markets. My Client have over 50 years of experience in the design, manufacture, test and support of a wide range of radomes for airborne, naval and land-based platforms.

You will be working within the Composites Sector on Radome contracts for Military Aircraft with bespoke composites and tooling. You will operate as a multi-skilled, adaptable worker to ensure maximum effectiveness and efficiency and have a full knowledge of processes and tools used with composites and metallics in the aircraft industry:

  • Setting structures in trim and assembly jigs
  • Drill/Ream/Countersink in panels with Vanmar tools
  • Fettling using appropriate tools and equipment
  • Mixing and used of adhesives and sealants
  • Percussion riveting
  • Treatment touch-up in localised areas on aluminium

The role is an excellent opportunity to use your engineering qualifications to build a career in an aerospace sector. Full training and career development opportunities are provided.

What do I need to do the role?

You will need to have an Apprenticeship or equivalent in Engineering/Manufacturing. Ideally you will have Composite Fitting experience within the Aerospace industry.

What else do I need to know?

This is a permanent position with a competitive salary and excellent benefits including a defined contribution pension scheme, 25 days holiday, share save scheme, dental plan, life assurance and discount schemes.

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