Production Operative

Location: Clevedon, Somerset, England
Salary: £27.3k per year
Contact: Craig Cartwright
Call: Craig
Reference: 3892
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Are you an experienced Production Operative, looking for a new and exciting opportunity to join an established and successful manufacturing business within the Aerospace Industry ?

Role Purpose

Reporting to the Team Supervisor the successful applicant will have the ability to lay up using advanced prepreg materials and / or assemble a variety of Composite structures and components using adhesives and mechanical fasteners.

Responsibilities

  • Cleaning and preparing mould tools for curing,
  • Cutting and laying up materials in mould tools,
  • Loading and operating industrial curing ovens / autoclaves / presses,
  • Core filling pre and post curing,
  • Assembling components using adhesives and mechanical fasteners,
  • Hand and machine finishing of components and assemblies e.g. linishing and countersinking,
  • Responsible for ensuring that a high standard of housekeeping is maintained,
  • To support team members with other tasks / training as and when necessary,
  • To help to create and maintain a safe working environment and observe the published Health and Safety Procedures,
  • To carry out any other tasks where reasonable and relevant as and when required.

Required Skills and Experience 

  • Previous experience within a manufacturing environment (engineering, boatbuilding, woodworking, mechanical or similar)
  • Demonstrable practical skills
  • Competency using toolroom machinery such as pillar drills and bandsaws
  • Competency using hand tools
  • Ability to read engineering drawings

Hours of work following completion of training on day shift :-

  • Mon – Thurs: 08:00am – 05.00pm (30 mins lunch)
  • Fri: 08.00am – 01.00pm (no lunch)

Closing date is 3rd April 2022

Hawk 3 Talent Solutions are acting as an Employment Agency on behalf of its client.

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Hawk 3 Talent Solutions are committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job. Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future.