Composite Fitting Trainee (Ref REQ-210053)

Closing Date: 26/05/2022 23:59:59

Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Trainee within our Composites Manufacturing Department.

Key Responsibilities

This area is responsible for the manufacture of all key composite components and assemblies that form the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula One car such as the chassis, gearbox carriers, wings and floors. The successful candidate will learn to trim, assemble and final build both structural and semi-structural components to the highest quality.

As a trainee, you will gain a thorough understanding of the materials and manufacturing processes used to manufacture parts. They will learn to understand and interpret engineering drawings and work instructions to manufacture high complexity, high value, and precision-engineered components to tight tolerances. You will work with a variety of high-grade materials including carbon fibre (woven fabrics, unidirectional), paste adhesives, titanium, and aluminium.

Candidate Profile for this role:

We are looking for a self-motivated, team player that is passionate about working for our team and has a willingness to learn. You should be capable of working to a high quality while under pressure to meet tight deadlines. Good communication skills are key in addition to being computer literate.  The work is predominantly hands-on, so we are looking for someone with excellent manual dexterity and a keen eye for detail. You should have a strong interest in composites or engineering and must be dependable and enthusiastic with a positive work ethic.

Qualifications Required:

We require a minimum of 5 GCSE’s at grade C or above (these must include English, Maths and Science).


We demand the best from our people. So, it’s only right we reward them with the best benefits. That’s why we offer a competitive package, including: a generous bonus, life assurance, private medical cover, 25 days holiday, on-site gym and subsidised restaurant facilities.