Composite Technician – Hulls

Tiara Yachts

Holland, MI

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Job Details

Level:    Entry
Job Location:    001 - Holland - Holland, MI
Position Type:    Full Time
Education Level:    High School
Salary Range:    $22.00 Hourly
Travel Percentage:    None
Job Shift:    1st

Job Summary & Responsibilities

Due to high growth, we have 1st Shift Openings (6:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.) in our Manufacturing area!

“Hiring Immediately”

  • Pay Starting at $22/hr
  • Offering work/life balance with no mandatory weekend work for 1st shift positions
  • Plentiful opportunities to advance your career
  • Ability to earn while you learn by gaining a skilled trade through on-the-job training!
  • Generous Paid time off including Paid Vacation, Personal Days and Holidays
  • Full benefits package with low premiums:
    • Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance
    • Company provided Life Insurance, Short-Term Disability and Long-Term Disability
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Earn additional $$$ through
    • Our Uncapped Profit-Sharing program (paid quarterly)
    • Competitive 401k match
    • Health Savings Account with company contribution

Position Summary:

The Composite Technician manufactures the fiberglass reinforced plastic (composite) parts needed to construct components of a boat/yacht while following build specifications in a safe and organized work area. These composite components include the hulls, decks, superstructures, and other small and medium parts required. We are looking for a dependable, personable individuals who has an eye for quality and are willing to learn. Composite experience is a plus, but we are willing to train the right individual that shows willingness to work hard and is enthusiastic about learning a new trade.

Job Responsibilities:

  • The Composite Technician will work with minimal supervision on a team to build specific composite parts per specifications prescribed on the Tiara Yachts work instructions
  • The Composite Technician will complete lay-up, or fabrication of engineered composite (fiberglass) structures
  • The Composite Technician will communicate the current product, process or material constraints or issues to the team leader
  • Must be accustomed to physical tasks for long periods of time. This includes, but not limited to, standing, lifting, bending, climbing, using your hands and working with various materials
  • Must have basic computer knowledge
  • Must have the ability to pay attention to details and self-inspect work to ensure quality defects are minimized
  • Validation of process and product is critical to quality specifications
  • The Composite Technician will assist with training team members to develop job knowledge and improve performance
  • Maintain daily labor tracking records
  • Have the ability to prepare, use and maintain composite tools, including resin dispensing equipment
  • Ability to use grinding, cutting and trimming tools
  • The Composite Technician will perform other related duties as assigned by supervisor and/or management
  • Composite Technicians may work on open molding, closed molding and/or infusion

Education & Job Requirements

Education and Experience:

  • High School graduate or equivalent preferred

General Job Requirements:

  • Ability to work overtime as requested
  • Promote a safe and clean work environment
  • Willingness to work on a team or individually
  • Able to follow manufacturing instruction and understand processes
  • Must practice PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) policies as mandated per area. (Use safety glasses/goggles, hearing protection, etc.)
  • Must follow company safety guidelines