GRP Laminator - Dorset

Engineering / Trades
Ref: 189 Date Posted: Monday 21 Oct 2019
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Red Chilli Recruitment are seeking GRP experienced Laminators  to work for our Poole based client, a very well respected and successful manufacturer of military work boats, architectural structures, high end leisure craft and rescue submarines.


Duties will include:

  • 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.


Essential experience:

  • 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

This is a long term permanent contract

Salary range: £12 to £13.50 per hour – 1.5 x rate over 40 hours. Plenty available 

Hours: Full time, Days