Composite Laminator – Day Shift


Established in 2014, Advanced Materials is part of the Progressive Technology group and has grown to be a leading supplier of composite tooling and inserts to a diverse range of industries.

An award-winning, first choice supplier to Motorsport, Advanced Materials occupies a state-of-the-art 18,000 sq.ft facility in Newbury, Berkshire.

Offering a vertically integrated service from design, pattern-making, tooling, inserts and fully finished carbon fibre components, the business aims to re-enforce its position as one of the leading suppliers to the composite industry.

Job Title: Composite Laminator


  • Ideally a minimum of 3 years experience working in the composite components industry with an ability to understand detailed drawings as well as customer requirements is critical.
  • A track record of working in a fast-paced environment, working to tight deadlines is important for the successful candidate.
  • Experience of working as a part of a team, creating a positive environment and atmosphere that results in parts being manufactured to schedule to the desired quality.
  • Knowledge and track record of working to technical drawings, specifications and complex customer requirements.
  • Hands-on experience of working with a range of composite materials.
  • Previous knowledge of Progress Plus ERP system is desirable, but training would be provided.
  • Pre-preg composite experience in motorsport, automotive or aerospace would be an advantage.

The Role

  • Working for the Production Manager, the Composite Laminator will support with the daily workload for the team, ensuring deadlines are achieved.
  • Preparing mould tools, identifying laminating defects, and bagging of components to a high standard.
  • Interface with the company ERP system to ensure traceability of all manufactured components is critical to meeting the demanding quality requirements of our customers.
  • We are looking for a highly motivated, excellent team player and leader, that enjoys working in a fast-paced environment that can set the standard for the team, enabling excellent working practices and behaviours.
  • Adaptable and willing to meet the demands of the customers and business during busy periods of the year.

Additional Details/ Considerations

  • As our core business resides in Motorsport, Automotive and Aerospace, having an interest in these sectors can be beneficial, but not essential.
  • Advanced Materials is a fast-paced exciting business that works in conjunction with many industries, therefore an interest in looking to deliver on challenging projects throughout the year as part of a team is important.
  • Working as part of a team and succeeding as a team with a passion for delivering high quality components.
  • Pursuing career development, aspiring to be part of something new, or looking for a new opportunity within a similar industry, this leadership role in a cutting edge technology could provide many future career possibilities as the business evolves.


  • Nighttime, evenings and day shifts available, 42.5 hours per week, full time position
  • Overtime is available during seasonal peaks in workload
  • 25 days holiday to fit around busy periods of work
  • Reporting to the Production Manager
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Private health care
  • Company pension scheme
  • Life insurance
  • Company phone
  • Subsidised onsite kitchen
  • Subsidised gym membership

Contact Details

To discuss this role further, send us an email or call 01635 500480.

Alternatively, email your CV directly to Daniel Smith

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