filament winding operator


Filament winding operators tend, control and maintain machines that coat filament, usually fibreglass or carbon, in resin and wind them around a rotation mould to produce pipes, containers, tubes and other hollow cylindrical products.

Alternative label

  • filament winding machine tender

  • filament winding machine operative

  • filament winder operative

  • fibreglass tank winding operator

  • GRP pipe winding operator

  • filament winder operator

  • winding machine operative

  • FRP winding machine operator

  • fiberglass pipe winding operator

  • fibreglass pipe winding operator

  • fibreglass container winding operator

  • fiberglass container winding operator

  • fiberglass tank winding operator

  • filament winding machine operator

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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