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Plating Operator I (AM and PM Con Ops)

At TE, you will unleash your potential working with people from diverse backgrounds and industries to create a safer, sustainable and more connected world. 

Job Overview

Shift: AM and PM Con Ops

Department: Plating (MTP, Hob Line)

Job Responsibilities: 

  • Positions objects to be plated in barrels or rack frames to suspend them from positive or negative terminals of power supply. 
  • Removes object from plating solution after specified time or when desired thickness of metal is deposited on them. 
  • Calculate and monitor the amounts of electric current needed and time required to coat objects 
  • Monitors and measures thickness of electroplating on component part to verify conformance to specifications, using micrometer and x-ray. 
  • Immerses objects to be coated or plated into cleaning solutions to prepare object for plating. 
  • Empties, cleans and replenishes plating and cleaning solution tanks. 
  • Rinses coated object in cleansing liquids and dries with centrifugal driers. 
  • Mixes chemical solutions, cleans and maintain point of electrical contact, and removes and replaces anodes 



  • Using hands and arms in handling, installing, positioning, and moving materials, and manipulating things. 
  • Using either control mechanisms or direct physical activity to operate machines or processes  
  • Monitoring and reviewing information from materials, events, or the environment, to detect or assess problems. 
  • Inspect finishes of workpieces, equipment, structures, or materials to ensure quality or identify the cause of errors or other problems or defects. 
  • Documentation of load sizes, process parameter and results and communication with Engineer department when nonconforming materials are present. 
  • Ability to quickly and repeatedly adjust the controls of a line or the barrels, baskets and racks to exact positions. 
  • Watching gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly. 
  • Remove products or workpieces from production equipment. 

$500 sign on bonus

What your background should look like:

Job Qualifications (Education/Experience):

  • High School Diploma. 
  • General Chemistry understanding of acid-base chemical reaction a plus
  • Basic Math Skills
  • Knowledge of Good Manufacturing Processes
  • Proficiency with Computer
  • This position requires access to information which is subject to stringent controls under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or Export Administration Regulations (EAR).   Applicants must be a U.S. citizen or national, U.S. lawful permanent resident, person granted asylee status in the U.S., or person admitted into the U.S. as a refugee.


Physical Qualifications:

  • Must be able to lift 50lbs
  • Frequent walking, standing, and lifting will be required on the job.


Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation

About TE Connectivity
TE Connectivity is a global industrial technology leader creating a safer, sustainable, productive and connected future. Our broad range of connectivity and sensor solutions, proven in the harshest environments, enable advancements in transportation, industrial applications, medical technology, energy, data communications and the home. With approximately 80,000 employees, including more than 7,500 engineers, working alongside customers in approximately 140 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at www.te.com and on LinkedIn, Facebook, WeChat and Twitter.


What TE Connectivity offers:
We offer competitive total rewards compensation. Our commitment to our associates includes offering benefit programs that are comprehensive, competitive and will meet the needs of our associates.

  • Generous 401(k) Plan
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Benefits start on day one
  • Charity Donation Matching Program
  • Competitive Paid Time Off
  • Employee Resource Groups
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program
  • Healthcare for Associates and Families
  • Health and Wellness Incentives
  • Life Insurance and Disability Protection

Throughout our Global reach and various Business Units, we take a balanced approach to the benefits we provide. Many benefits are company-paid, while others are available through associate contribution. Specific benefit offerings can vary by location.



State:  PA
Country/Region:  US
Travel:  None
Requisition ID:  70574
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Manufacturing

Nearest Major Market: Lancaster

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