Plastics Technician

  • Location

    Bolton, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Aerospace Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £13.20 - £14.48 per hour

  • Contact:

    Tom Critch

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months+

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The role will be responsible for the carrying out of manufacturing and self-certification tasks within the deployed business, in accordance with product certification procedures, defined workmanship standards, allocated budgets and timescales to meet project objectives.

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Handling electronic components and equipment including the safe use and care
  • Reading and understanding layouts
  • Safely use and dispose of all materials used with particular reference to cleanliness and voidance of contamination
  • Mix given substances in the correct amounts

Skills / Experience required:

  • Be able to use and recognise epoxy resins and plastics
  • Prior knowledge & experience of Plastics / Paint Spray environment
  • Be able to prepare surfaces
  • Health & Safety i.e. use of safety cupboards, petroleum and non-petroleum base materials
  • Adhere in all activities to agreed standards and behaviours
  • Comply with all health & safety requirements
  • Dexterity for fine work
  • Read and interpret layouts
  • ESD training
  • Colophony health surveillance
  • Experience in the use of weighing equipment
  • Experience with mixing techniques
  • Experience with different potting techniques
  • Experience with conformal coating techniques