Trainee Composite Kit Cutter

Position: Trainee Composite Kit Cutter

Location: Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire

Job Type: Full time permanent employment positions

Hours: Day Shift: 42.5 core hours per-week 07:00 – 16:00 Mon - Fri (additional hours subject to requirements)

Job Description (Summary)

  • To train and become proficient in all aspects of material handling, control and kit cutting.
  • Working from supplied kit cutting schedule, cut relevant kits for laminating using automated
  • cutting machine (Exact Technologies) and nesting software (SigmaNEST).
  • Hand cutting when required.          
  • During kit cutting downtime, assist in other areas of the business supporting the production
  • team.

 Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • To arrive and be ready for work at the correct agreed start time.
  • Receiving & Controlling carbon pre-preg & tooling materials, booking in on receipt and ensuring correctly labelled.
  • Manual handling of bulk rolls of material with assistance from other factory operatives. (Manual handling training will be supplied)
  • Control material using CPC Material Control Database.
  • Programme nesting of laminating kits and run on a daily basis in accordance to kit cutting schedule supplied by the production office. 
  • Digitising new kits from templates supplied (training will be supplied)
  • Bagging and labelling kits, completing material kit forms for full traceability
  • Monitor and control bagging consumable stock for the department
  • Maintain clean working environment / equipment


Key Skills:

  • Ability to follow specific instruction, with a positive, proactive approach
  • Displaying a ‘can-do’ attitude, putting the same level of commitment and care into the routine aspects of the role as per the more challenging tasks   
  • Working in a safe manner at all times
  • Maintain an efficient & tidy working environment
  • Adherence to deadlines


Pay Rates: CPC Pay Trainee Pay Scale

Holiday: Twenty days plus eight statutory bank holidays per calendar year. Holiday bonus scheme after 6 months. 

                CP Composites is an Equal Opportunities employer

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CP Composites is a trading name of Cambridge Performance Composites Ltd. Company Registration number: 07757889 England. VAT GB 122 451 356.
ICO Registration ZA293387. Registered office: Unit 2 Stukeley Business Centre, Blackstone Road, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire PE29 6EF