Plating Process Technician

Sidney, NY
Sidney, NY
Depends on Experience 

The Role -

Amphenol Aerospace Operations is seeking a Plating Process Technician to work out of its state-of-the-art facility in Sidney, NY.

The key responsibilities of the Plating Process Technician include, but are not limited to:

  • Support all products produced in the Plating Department, including destructive and non-destructive testing, periodic testing, running experiments, and developing and improving processes in the plating operation
  • Daily manufacturing floor support
  • Waste treatment support
  • Process troubleshooting to ensure quality product is plated
  • Collect, process, and administer periodic testing requirements for plating
  • Train operators to run good quality parts
  • Provide updates to PE on manufacturing work instructions
  • Support initiatives and trainings for corrective actions
  • Quality and technical support to internal and external customers
  • Assist with cross-sections and measuring equipment upkeep
  • Create and submit purchasing requisitions for tooling and supplies
  • Continuous improvement and cost reduction activities

Location -

  • Sidney, NY
    • 30 Minute Drive from Binghamton, NY
    • 20 Minute Drive from Oneonta, NY

The Person -

The key skills and qualities of a Plating Process Technician at Amphenol Aerospace Operations:

  • Familiar with wire, rack, and barrel plating of a variety of materials, technical drawings, and precision measurement equipment
  • Knowledge of plating specifications and requirements preferred
  • Knowledge of MS Office programs
  • Technical or associate degree preferred
  • 6 plus years of experience in plating components
  • Must have knowledge of plating best practices across multiple materials
  • Possible domestic or overseas travel
  • Ability to sit, stand, or walk for prolonged periods of time; computer usage 1 to 8 hours a day
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 30 pounds
  • Ability to multi-task, lead teams, and work with minimum supervision
  • Participation in projects for all aspects of the connector business
  • Confidentiality
  • Excellent oral and written skills

The Company -

With manufacturing sites in Sidney, NY, Mesa, AZ, Nogales, MX, and a Design Center in Pasadena, CA, Amphenol Aerospace Operations has been a leader in designing and manufacturing electrical components for the aviation and commercial airplane industry for over 95 years.

Focusing on serving the needs of advanced and challenging market segments, we pride ourselves on our consistent ability to innovate and provide the markets with new creative solutions.

Working at Amphenol means you are recognized and valued for your contributions because we believe that our human capital is the most valuable asset we have. We support and encourage career development for all employees and have ample opportunities for advancement.

We pride ourselves for being customer-centric, accountable, reliable, and enthusiastic in all that we do. These values are ingrained in each of us and contribute to a culture of teamwork and meaningful work.

Amphenol offers a competitive salary and benefits. The candidate must be able to legally work in the United States; we are unable to provide sponsorship. Position requires candidate to be a U.S. person as defined in ITAR, 22 CFR 120.15 (U.S. Citizenship or Resident Alien Status) and defined by 8 U.S.C. 1101(a) (20).

Amphenol is a proud Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, protected veteran status or disability status.  We aim to create an inclusive working environment where all employees are respected and treated equally.

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