Looking for a job in an innovative company, working within an exciting and growing industry?
PRF Composites is a local company manufacturing and supplying to the advanced composites industry globally. Established in 1982, PRF’s materials can be found in Formula 1 cars, military applications such as jets and submarines, prestige sports cars, wind turbines, luxury yachts, and orthotic running blades to name just a few applications.
Our range of advanced composite materials is fully supported by our team of highly experienced technicians and engineers and we now have a vacancy for a Composite Technician based at our manufacturing centre at Upton Road, Poole, Dorset.
The ideal candidate will be highly motivated and committed – a self-starter – with a high level of integrity. Working well as part of a team, the candidate must possess a willingness to learn and to then put that learning into immediate action.
Experience and qualifications:
GCSE Maths and English and GCSE or equivalent in science / scientific subjects such as Chemistry/Physics/Biology, and an interest in science and engineering is a must! The role is practical and hands-on, in a lab and production environment. The ideal candidate must be able to follow instruction, be responsible with health and safety, and demonstrate integrity as a key part of PRF’s working culture. Internal training, and external as necessary, will be provided.
The role will comprise mainly in assisting running the 2 state-of-the-art Fabric and UD prepreg lines, based at our Upton Road facility.
Duties will include:
- Preparing mixes of resin batches.
- Fabric, paper and poly roll changes.
- Labelling and packing prepreg rolls.
- Freezer stock checks.
- Quality assurance testing of resin and prepreg (DSC and Prepreg Weight Checks).
- Preparing samples or resin and prepreg for further testing.
- Adhering to quality and 5S standards.
Training can be given to the right individual.