Cadmium Plater


ADP client

is currently recruiting for an experienced individual to be our next Cadmium
to join our team in our Detroit,
MI 48238

Who We


is a growing Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) provider to Aerospace,
Industrial and Military markets. We currently perform over 100 different
in-house processes, promoting our “one-stop-shop” capabilities as a top reason
for customers to work with us.

8-acre campus is in Detroit, Michigan, serving customers throughout the Unites
States and Canada. In 2016 we doubled the size of our campus property as part
of an ongoing expansion plan.

the Role

This role
is responsible for setting-up and controls plating equipment to coat metal
parts with cadmium to provide protective surfaces according to specifications.
Other tasks as assigned by the supervisor or company management.

What you’ll

duties and responsibilities include the following. 

  • Reads and
    understands instructions in English.
  • Reads work
    order to determine size and composition of object to be plated; type
    concentration and temperature of plating solution; type and thickness and
    location of the cadmium plating; and amount of electrical current and time
    required to complete plating process.
  • Load/Unload
    parts on racking or fixtures.
  • Immerses
    parts in cleaning and rinsing baths.
  • Suspends
    parts from cathode rod and immerses object in plating solution.
  • Moves
    controls on rectifier to adjust flow of current through plating solution from
    anode to cathode and to permit electro deposition of cadmium on the parts.
  • Removes
    plated parts from solution at periodic intervals and observes to ensure
    conformance to specifications.
  • Adjust
    voltage and amperage based on observation.
  • Examines
    parts visually at end of process to determine thickness of the cadmium deposit
    or measures thickness, using instruments such as micrometers or calipers.
  • May
    measure, mark and mask areas excluded from plating.
  • Perform
    other related chemical processing operations, such as, vapor blasting, sandblasting,
    and degreasing when required.
  • Maintain
    material traceability throughout the plating process.
  • Performs
    other related duties as assigned by supervisor or management.

Perfect Candidate

Education and Experience:

  • High
    school diploma.
  • Must
    have 5-7 years’ experience in Plating is required.
  • Possess
    advanced plating process knowledge about critical manual operations and plating
  • May
    need to participate in annual Hearing Conservation testing and Eye Exams.
  • Ability
    to wear appropriate Personal Protective Equipment, including safety glasses,
    goggles or face shields, aprons, boots, gloves, and other PPE based upon
    requirements in working area.

Required Physical and Work Environment Demands:

  • The employee works in the inspection room
    approximately 75% or more during the working day.
  • The physical demands
    described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to
    successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
  • The work environment
    characteristics described here are representative of those an employee
    encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
  • Reasonable
    accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform
    the essential functions.
  • Frequently required to
    stand, walk, or sit.
  • Continually required to
    utilize hand and finger dexterity.
  • Frequently required to
    balance, bend, stoop or kneel.
  • Continually required to
    talk or hear.
  • Frequently utilize
    visual acuity to read technical information, and/or use a keyboard.
  • Frequently required to
    lift/push/carry items less than 25 pounds/ up to 25 pounds.
  • Frequent exposure to
    wet and/or humid conditions (non-weather).
  • Occasionally work near
    moving mechanical parts.
  • Frequently work around
    fumes, airborne particles, or toxic chemicals.
  • Occasional exposure to
    outside weather conditions.
  • Occasional exposure
    loud noise.


  • Hourly rate starts at $22 to $25 be commensurate with
    experience and education.
  • Comprehensive benefits package available: (healthcare, vision, dental and life insurances;
    401k plan; paid vacation, sick days, and holidays).

To Apply:

Please submit
your resume

via the
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We are an Equal Opportunity Employer!

metallic silver, soft coating, steel plating, copper, iron, brass, aluminum,
corrosion resistance, lubricity, chemical resistance, solderability, titanium,

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