Composites Laminator

The composites laminator will construct high performance composite components for Penske Racing’s Indycar, NASCAR, and other programs.


  • Hand-laminate composite components using carbon fiber pre-preg and other similar materials, to specifications set by blueprints, layup manuals, and other technical documentation.
  • Create composite molds from patterns.
  • Bag and prepare components for curing.
  • Clean and release molds as required.
  • Operate autoclaves, ovens, platen presses, or other types of composite processing and curing equipment.
  • Maintain a neat and orderly work area and comply with all safety regulations (PPE, MSDS, etc.)
  • Be dependable, professional, act with integrity, work effectively with others, take initiative, and be willing to apply new knowledge and skills.


  • Must have a High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Must have 3 years minimum experience in composite pre-preg laminating and vacuum bagging for autoclave and oven cures.
  • Must be familiar with various fiber and resin systems and have working knowledge of composite tool, jig, and fixture building.
  • Must be able to read and interpret technical drawings and layup manuals.
  • Must be experienced with hand and power tools and be able to use precision measuring devices such as scales, micrometers, and calipers.
  • Must have a high attention to detail.
  • Must have above-average math skills.
  • Must have basic computer skills and experience with computer file systems.  Experience with spreadsheets, word processors, and e-mail programs and PLM systems a plus.
  • Experience with shaped core, foam, and inserts within composite structures a plus.
  • Experience with secondary prep and bonding of composite structures a plus.
  • Able to work flexible hours and overtime when needed.
  • Able to lift 50 lbs.
Unternehmen / Organisation: 
Penske Racing