FIBERGLASS LAMINATOR & FABRICATOR
Company: Technical Tooling
Address: 1118 East D Street
Tacoma, WA 98421
Please send resumes to : Jake Matthaei email : email@example.com
The Fiberglass Laminator & Fabricator is responsible for the lamination of fiberglass material. This position involves, but is not limited to: sanding, grinding, structural glassing, flat table preparation and layout, fiberglassing, and fitting of parts and components.
Processes and methods used are principally closed molding, with occasional open molding.
The Fiberglass Laminator & Fabricator will work independently and with other team members and report directly to the Production Supervisor.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Inspect, clean, and assemble molds before the start of work
Prep molds, sand, grind, and prep surfaces before lay-up of fiberglass
Select fiberglass, mat, cloth in accordance with lay-up schedules
Lay-up, fabricate, fit and install fiberglass components
Remove components from molds
Sand, grind, and prep surfaces for the next phase of construction
When open molding is used, mix catalyst into resin and saturate fiberglass material with the mixture using brush or roller
Perform daily housekeeping to keep the work area clean
Follow all BVC safety policies and act in compliance with all laws and regulations pertaining to the handling of hazardous materials
Perform other duties as deemed necessary and appropriate by management
Required Education, Skill, & Experience
High School education or above preferred
Previous experience in working with fiberglass products a plus
Ability to work with hand tools
Ability to communicate (speaking, reading, writing) effectively with others in English
Regular punctual attendance is required
Wearing appropriate clothing (long pants or coveralls and long-sleeved shirts)
Willingness to work under pressure to meet deadlines
Ability to work independently with minimal direct supervision
Ability and willingness to learn about fiberglass processes through training and ongoing personal study
Able to pass an online respirator medical evaluation
Bi-Lingual a plus
Most of the time will be spent in a factory setting while standing, kneeling, stooping, and stretching (usual demands of the job). Some lifting and moving of heavy manufactured parts. Must have good eyesight, normal hand-eye coordination, fair mental capacity, and the ability to communicate with others.
Heavy Lifting / Pushing
Ladder Work (i.e. work from or climb)
Bend / Stoop
Squat / Kneel
Work Above Shoulders
Use of Hands/ Wrist
High Impact Vibratory Tasks
Low Impact Vibratory Tasks
Exposure to, and the use of chemicals for fiberglass processes, which can be personally hazardous. Proper handling and use of correct PPE is required.
*** PPE and appropriate training is provided for all employees. ***
Tasks are performed in a ground floor manufacturing facility. The work area is indoor, lighted, and heated, but not air-conditioned.
Full-time, Non-Exempt, Hourly Position - Paid bi-weekly 40 hours/week
Monday through Thursday: 6:00 am to 4:30 pm
(1/2-hour lunch break with two mid-shift breaks)