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Opportunity

  • Location

    Gosport

  • Job title:

    Aircraft Composite Fitters

  • Sector:

    Aviation

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Rate to be discussed on application

  • Contact email:

    Telfordstaff@mpi.ltd.uk

  • Contact phone:

    01952 201342

  • Job ref:

    J41724/COMPOS/GOS/TEL

  • Duration:

    End 30.11.21

  • Startdate:

    Immediate start

​MPI have a requirement for Aircraft Composite Fitters to work in Gosport Hampshire until 30 November 2021.

Rate of pay to be discussed on application.

This role is Deemed inside of IR35

Duties:

To carry out Composite repairs to aircraft panels and structure.

Key Responsibilities and Duties:

• Preparation of Aircraft /Components for composite repair.

• Carry out non-destructive testing and survey of composite structures.

• Interpret detailed repair instructions / drawings from Approved Source Information.

• Carry out Glass Fibre, Carbon and Kevlar lay ups and repairs – both within the composite workshop and where required in an ‘in-situ’ area on the aircraft.

• Work to tool control process.

• Complying with all current Health and Safety and Environmental regulations. Position Requirements Competencies:

Essential

• Good communication Skills.

• Computer literate

• Team Worker

• Self-motivated

Functional:

Essential

• Knowledge of Composite repair processes.

• Able to work from Technical Publication and drawings.

• Experience in working wet lay up of Kevlar / Carbon and glass fibre repairs.

Desirable

• Experience of Composite repair preparation.

• Experience of working in the Aviation Industry.

• Experience in Vacuum technique during composite repairs.

• Experience in Hot Bond repairs.

• Experience in Honeycomb structures.

• Experience in manufacturing repair moulds

Professional Qualifications/Education and Training:

Essential

• Recognised Composite Qualification

Desirable

• Qualified in Non Destructive Testing

Experience:

Desirable

• Worked in a high performing team meeting tight deadlines to Aviation standards.