Fiberglass Technician

  • Neptunus Yachts International Inc
  • 8 Keefer Road, St. Catharines, ON, Canada
  • Jun 12, 2018
Full time Skilled Labor

Job Description

Fiberglass Technician
 Responsibilities will and may include:

  • Perform related duties assigned or as the situation dictates.
  • Bottom Maintenance (i.e. stripping, sanding, peeling, painting, rudder repair, etc.)
  • Prep and painting/repainting of full or partial deck and/or hull with epoxy primers and polyurethane paints using conventional and spray application.
  • Color and gel-coat restoration and matching.
  • Custom structural glass work and modifications (includes interior bulkhead relocations, repairs/replacements, cosmetic faring, deck and hull modifications.
  • Use of molds for fabrication and repair.
  • Use of epoxies and polyester resins.
  • Maintain updated knowledge of products, industry trends and methods.

 

 

Job Requirements

 

  • Enjoyment in working with composite materials
  • Concern for safety
  • Knowledge of composite construction
  • Aptitude for mathematics and science
  • Background in fiberglass and gel coat
  • Good eyesight and hand-eye coordination
  • Creativity and a logical approach to problem-solving
  • Physical strength and endurance, ability to lift a min of 50lbs
  • Ability to understand blueprints and specifications
  • Knowledge about various types of composite application and materials
  • Ability to work alone or as a member of a team
  • Ability to communicate with customers and co-workers politely
  • Interest in the latest technology

 

Technical Requirements (software or program knowledge needed)

  • Microsoft Office & Outlook knowledge is an asset.