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Plating Machine Operator

Location
kent, Washington
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
1 Aug 2022
Plating Machine Operators set up, operate, or tend plating machines to coat metal or plastic products with chromium, zinc, copper, cadmium, nickel, or other metal to protect or decorate surfaces. Typically, the product being coated is immersed in molten metal or an electrolytic solution.
Responsibilities
IImmerse workpieces in coating solutions or liquid metal or plastic for specified times.
Adjust dials to regulate the flow of current and voltage supplied to terminals to control plating processes.
inspect coated or plated areas for defects, such as air bubbles or uneven coverage.
Set up, operate, or tend plating or coating machines to coat metal or plastic products with chromium, zinc, copper, cadmium, nickel, or other metal to protect or decorate surfaces.
Remove objects from solutions at periodic intervals and observe objects to verify conformance to specifications.
Set up, operate, or tend plating or coating machines to coat metal or plastic products with chromium, zinc, copper, cadmium, nickel, or other metal to protect or decorate surfaces
Immerse workpieces in coating solutions or liquid metal or plastic for specified times.
Rinse coated objects in cleansing liquids and dry them with cloths, centrifugal dryers, or by tumbling in sawdust-filled barrels.
Skills
Standing for long periods of time in a manufacturing environment
Ability to lift and carry up to 50lbs. Use of safety equipment when necessary (goggles, gloves, respirator, hearing protection, etc.)
Often exposed to wet/humid conditions, moving mechanical parts, fumes, or airborne particles.
Ability to read, write and communicate in English. Specifically, applicants must be able to read and understand written purchase orders and paperwork
Detail-oriented and have the ability and desire to work in a fast-paced manufacturing environment
Experience in a metal finishing, manufacturing, or aerospace production environment is preferred. Prior plating experience is highly desired
Candidates must be able to demonstrate longevity in previous work experience
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Details

  • Job Reference: 673993914-2
  • Date Posted: 1 August 2022
  • Recruiter: Atwork
  • Location: kent, Washington
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent