GRP Laminator

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GRP Laminator

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Marine, South West Business

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £14 to £20

  • Contact:

    Niamh Windmill

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:


We require a number of laminators and GRP technicians for a major boatbuilding project in South Devon. You will need to be able to demonstrate a working knowledge of:

Preparing moulds ready for gel.

  • Read and understand lay-up specifications.

  • Application of gel coat. 

  • Perform a range of laminating processes which may include: wet-lay, infusion, vac-bagging, pre-preg or RTM.

  • Use of hand tools.

  • Identify laminating defects.

  • Use of core materials and generic bonding pastes.

  • Release of simple moulds.

  • Use and control of patterns and jigs.

  • Use of a wide range of fabrics, CSM and cloths in dry and pre-preg formats.

  • Basic housekeeping duties.

  • Record daily time spent on jobs on timesheet.

  • Correct use of PPE.

  • Be accountable for your own work.

Key skills and Qualifications required:

  • Attention to detail and a methodical approach to tasks

  • Good team player and excellent communicator

  • A thorough understanding of GRP laminating and associated processes including those mentioned above which may include trimming and grinding. 

  • Understanding of quality processes

  • 2+ years' experience gained within the Marine, Aerospace, Automotive or other quality driven industry is preferable