Senior Composite Engineer

Job Title: Senior Composite Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Plymouth
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-11-30
Reference: J5970
Contact Name: Ed Ewer
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 10, 2018 16:00

Job Description

A Lead Composite Engineer is required to join one of the UKs leading boatbuilders, located in the South West.

Following continued growth of this British brand and an order book full through to 2021, the orgnaisation is needing to grow in a number of different areas. With the advances in composites, the composites team are needing to bring in fresh new talent in order to continue to stay at the forefront of manufacturing.

The role of Lead/Senior Composites Engineer will focus around the following duties:

- Review and troubleshooting of existing Composites process
- Research into new process techniques and materials
- Work with procurement to source new produce that will improve quality and reduce cost
- Complete reports for review by senior management regarding existing process and new product testing.

With some major new ideas in the pipeline, this will be an exciting time to join the business, giving you a chance to carve a career in marine composites whilst building some of the most desirable products on the market.

As an individual you will have studied in a marine or composites related degree and have gained a minimum of 5 years experience working within a boatyard/shipyard with composites to a good standard. Your professional background will hvae centred around new technology. As well as your technical knowledge, you'll need to be approachable, talkative and driven to introduce new ideas whilst leading a number of team members through advanced composites projects

In turn you'll be joining a vastly experienced team and be given a chance to thrive.

Salary will be £28,000-£32,000 per annum, with annual pay review, plus a host of further benefits.

Please Apply, or for further information contact Ed on 02380 633399