Composite Trimmer Apprentice

  • Company: Crosby Composites Limited
  • Location: Wellingborough, NN8 2RB
  • Type: Apprenticeship
  • Salary: £273.20 per week
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Ref: VAC-12506
  • Application Deadline Date: 24/07/2022
  • Start Date: 01/08/2022
  • Positions Available: 4
  • Working Week: Monday – Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm

Brief Description

Is a career in Engineering just what you are looking for? Crosby Composites in Wellingborough are looking for a Composite Trimmer Apprentice. This could be the perfect way for you to begin your career engineering.

Qualifications Required

To be considered for this role you will ideally need to have GCSE grades 9-3 (A*- D) in English and maths or the ability to work towards Level 2 Functional Skills during the programme.

If you don't meet the entry requirements for this vacancy but are still interested in an apprenticeship, please contact our dedicated Apprenticeship Recruitment Team who can discuss this with you further - apprenticeships@bedford.ac.uk or
07887 787813

Personal Qualities

Hardworking
Positive attitude
Be flexible with your hours
Eager to learn
Can follow instructions

Skills Required

Basic manual skills ideal but not essential.

Future Prospects

Permanent role at Crosby’s on successful completion of your apprenticeship.

Vacancy Detail

Crosby Composites are looking for a Composite Trimmer Apprentice at their Wellingborough site. Crosby Composites designs and manufactures complex high-quality carbon fibre parts. Customers range from Formula 1 and motorsports teams,

You will be provided with in-depth training and appointed your own mentor to help you in detail when working on jobs. You will be trained step by step to ensure that your quality is the best that it can be.

You will be trimming down parts that have come out of the auto clave (an oven that essentially cooks the carbon fibre material to make the solid part) You will also be ensuring that parts are neatened, tidied up and ready to go out to the inspection department. As well as this it will be your responsibility to check for high quality before anything goes to customers. You will need to ensure that workplace safety is practiced at all times and that you maintain a clean and safe working environment.




Other Information

This is a very physical job, working with tools.
Only Candidates who have fully completed the application will be considered. Please be aware that the closing date is subject to change without prior notice.
Candidates must carry out an initial interview with a member of Tresham College, (Part of the the Bedford College Group)

Ready to start your adventure?