Boat Builder & Repairer (Infusion Technician)

Details:

Job Type: Current
Location: Coomera, Gold Coast
Salary: $65,520

Requirements:

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure OH&S standards are complied with at all times
  • Undertake infusion and manufacturing processes of medium to large FRP vessel components according to schedule in a timely manner
  • Participate in packing precut digital kitted composite fabrics into moulds ready for shoot
  • Participate in the installation of vacuum and feed lines
  • Participate in bagging parts
  • Participate in pulling finished parts from moulds
  • Perform quality assurance and inspection processes throughout the department
  • Conduct mould care, prep, upkeep and repair activities
  • Reduce quality issues, gel coat imperfections, air voids
  • Strong communication and organization of work areas and work groups
  • Assist with training and supervising of apprentices

Selection Criteria:

  • 5+ years of large scale closed moulding experience (boat building preferred) in a manufacturing environment.
  • Previous experience with silicone bagging preferred
  • You must be willing to work to flexible hours (including weekends) where required
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office suite.

You will have:

  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills enabling you to work within a strong team.
  • Discipline and motivation to work autonomously.
  • The ability to effectively prioritise your workload and be self-motivated
  • A good understanding of working with achievable goals and metrics
  • Excellent time & organisational skills.
  • Ability to remain professional and calm under pressure.
  • A strong character, comfortable working in a diverse and dynamic environment.

About the role 

Seeking a highly skilled & experienced Boat Building & Repairer (Infusion Technician) that considers themselves as a strong all- rounder to bring their expertise to this role. This Full-Time position involves working with production teams to a tight schedule and advising in all trade and technical aspects of closed moulding and infusion manufacturing process.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure OH&S standards are complied with at all times
  • Undertake infusion and manufacturing processes of medium to large FRP vessel components according to schedule in a timely manner
  • Participate in packing precut digital kitted composite fabrics into moulds ready for shoot
  • Participate in the installation of vacuum and feed lines
  • Participate in bagging parts
  • Participate in pulling finished parts from moulds
  • Perform quality assurance and inspection processes throughout the department
  • Conduct mould care, prep, upkeep and repair activities
  • Reduce quality issues, gel coat imperfections, air voids
  • Strong communication and organization of work areas and work groups
  • Assist with training and supervising of apprentices

Selection Criteria:

  • 5+ years of large scale closed moulding experience (boat building preferred) in a manufacturing environment.
  • Previous experience with silicone bagging preferred
  • You must be willing to work to flexible hours (including weekends) where required
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office suite.

You will have:

  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills enabling you to work within a strong team.
  • Discipline and motivation to work autonomously.
  • The ability to effectively prioritise your workload and be self-motivated
  • A good understanding of working with achievable goals and metrics
  • Excellent time & organisational skills.
  • Ability to remain professional and calm under pressure.
  • A strong character, comfortable working in a diverse and dynamic environment.