Composite Assistant

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  • Location

    Bristol, England

  • Sector:

    Aerospace Manufacturing

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £12.80 per hour + PAYE

  • Contact:

    Caroline Brooks

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months+

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


  • Client:


Our Leading Client based in Avonmouth within the Aerospace industry is looking to recruit a Composite Assistant on site to start ASAP!!!


  • To manoeuvre spars throughout the facility, and support with peripheral activities, which ensure operations are fully enabled for each manufacturing process.
  • Tooling and equipment to ensure the effective flow of production with different lifting equipment including crane usage and fork lift driving.
  • Plan ahead to ensure that equipment and jigs are fully utilised to maintain maximum effective production and have zero downtime
  • Prepare and clean tooling for manufacture of composite spars
  • Participate fully in local continuous improvement activities
  • Work in line with Health & Safety site requirements

Key Skills

  • Ability to see the bigger picture and work proactively to support production departments
  • Good hand skills and co-ordination
  • Overview of the composite manufacturing process
  • Ability to operate lifting equipment
  • Self-motivation with good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work both alone and in small teams
  • Ability and willingness to undertake training
  • Working knowledge of IT systems

Other Information:

Full training will be provided, to perform in this role.
Desirable experience in the following would be an advantage, but is not essential.
Manufacturing production environment
Manual handling work environment

6 months on-going work

Days initially for a short period paying £10ph and then moving onto 6.5 day fortnight shift on days paying £12.80ph.

12-hour shifts - 7am - 7pm

Week 1 - Mon, Tues, Fri, Sat and Sun (half day on Sat or Sun) and Week 2 - Wed and Thurs

To apply please forward an up-to-date CV stating availability/notice period.