Plating Technician


Manufacturing and Production

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East Norriton, PA - (USA) 2868 Dekalb Pike PA East Norriton , PA - 19401 Phone : 610-313-1401



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MNF General Laborer Heavy

Manufacturing - MNF General Laborer Heavy

JOB SUMMARY: This is an entry level position into the electroplating department. The employee will learn the proper use of PPE for handling of hazardous and non-hazardous chemicals and must adhere to all safety protocol.

JOB DUTIES Include but not limited to:

* Degreasing and drying of the wheels prior to placing them into the stripping baths * Operation and daily inspection of overhead cranes

* Loading wheels into the strip tanks following proper protocol, using the crane for heavy wheels. * Chemically strip the nickel plated wheels.

* Wheels must be rotated, scrubbed and moved to the next strip tank daily.

* Once the wheel stripped thoroughly water rinse and force air dry to prevent rusting.

* Place the wheels in the Direct Plating Inspection shelf in the machine shop.

* De-Preping of plated wheels must be done while wearing a steel mesh glove to prevent cuts.

* De-prep the plated wheel without nicking or scratching the surface of the wheel or the boar.

* Correctly fill out required data and tracking log sheets

* Maintain the screw and nut inventory keeping the screws and nuts sorted to size.

* Clean and/or make contact wires used for direct plating dipping

* Cleaning and painting of large wheels

* Meet or exceed standardize time for job function.

* Required to train other employees

* Chemically maintaining the three nickel stripping tanks under the guidance of the Chemical Engineers

* Maintain a clean and organized work area.

* Must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without a reasonable accommodation

* Perform other duties as assigned