** Local candidates preferred. If candidates pass a phone interview an in-person interview will be required. Must be able to attend an in-person interview at their own expense ** ** Candidates must be U.S. Citizens ** ** Permanent residents are NOT eligible for this role ** ** Dual citizens are NOT eligible for this role. Also, candidates with a current non-U.S. passport in addition to a U.S. passport are NOT acceptable **
Duties: -Applies engineering and quality procedures to support hardware requirements to assure that delivered products and/or services conform to contractual and Company requirements. -Support the electro-deposition of development hardware to support critical program schedules. -Select and position electrodes /anodes, part and assemblies in process tanks to apply plating on metallic components. -Be able to hand prep (sand) and mask hardware to ensure plating process meets specification and drawing requirements. -Plan proper grouping and positioning of material to assure treatment to specifications. -Maintain plating bath composition, temperature, and concentration. -Have a basic electrical knowledge of electrical circuitry â€“ anodic/cathode â€“ positive/negative. -Ability to calculate surface areas and determine current density for hardware. -Electroforming knowledge - ability to design and fabricate plating cells, shielding, and anode placement. -Have experience working with hazardous chemicals and acids. -General tool knowledge of power tools and hand grinders.
Skills: -Over 5 years of experience in plating metallic parts & assemblies. -Experience working with hazardous chemicals, including acids. -A proven safety record & experience with PPE used in plating. -Basic electrical knowledge: electrical circuitry, positive/negative, anode/cathode placement, AC/DC power supplies, rectifiers. -Experience preparing hardware surfaces for plating and fabrication/installation of tooling & shields to ensure parts meeting plating requirements. -Over 10 years of experience in plating metallic parts is desired (not required). -5+ yearsâ€™ experience in plating metallic parts & assemblies. -2+ yearsâ€™ experience designing & building Electro-deposition (plating) fixtures. -2+ yearsâ€™ experience using modeling S/W to manipulate H/W and tooling models -3+ yearsâ€™ experience writing process planning for plating operations. -Recent experience with Electro-Deposition plating.
Education: -High School Diploma or equivalent required. -BS in Chemistry or Materials desired.