Vectorworks is seeking both ENTRY LEVEL and EXPERIENCED Laminators to join our team.
Motivated ENTRY LEVEL candidates with a can do attitude and eager to learn a new skill are encouraged to apply. If you have the qualities we’re looking for, we will hire you and teach you. EXPERIENCED Laminators, particularly those with bona-fide infusion or gel-coat experience are also desired and encouraged to apply
Primary Job Duties:
-Apply release agents/wax to facilitate removal of laminated parts
-Pattern and cut dry fiberglass
-Mix catalyst into resin determining adequate catalyst ratios
-Apply resin to fiberglass and roll to remove voids so that product is neat in appearance and structurally effective
-Use cabosil and other putties as needed
-Accurately operate chop and gelcoat guns
-Read and understand lamination schedule, blueprints, and other documentation as needed
-Preparation of components for installation (sanding/grinding)
-Determine adequate catalyst ratios for given ambient conditions
-Understand and maintain resin to glass ratios
-Understand and utilize pyramid principle and overlaps
-Understand and perform correct scarfing procedures for repairs
-Able to construct composite parts utilizing infusion process
-Operate forklift and perform other cross functional duties as directed
While we reserve the right to adjust schedules to suit legitimate business needs, the bulk of our Team Members work 7am to 3:30pm. Consistent, on time attendance is expected.
Tools and Equipment:
Lamination rollers, scissors, tape measure, 3" or 5" grinders, hammer, chisels, scrapers, Candidates with experience using chop guns, gelcoat guns and forklifts are preferred.
Able to wear protective clothing (eyeglasses, gloves, clothing, respirators, dust masks); able to carry and use all tools necessary to perform job assignments (minimum of 30lbs); able and willing to work in a non-climate controlled environment.