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Semi Skilled Electroplater

Job Type
Hayes, London
From £23500 per annum
Job Ref
Date Added
May 13th, 2024

Carbon60 are proud to be partnering with Lufthansa Technik Landing Gear Services to recruit for a Semi-skilled Electroplater within the Plating Shop department. Lufthansa Technik are a global leading provider of maintenance, repair, and overhaul services for the civil aviation industry.

This Semi-Skilled Electroplater position is on a permanent basis and has become available due to continued growth and expansion. In this role you will be handling all of the various aspects of the plating process including cleaning, masking and plating. The candidate will be working as an apart of the plating team in setting up and controlling plating equipment to coat metal objects electrolytically with cadmium, chromium, nickel or other metal to provide protective surfaces or to build up worn surfaces according to specifications.

Role Responsibilities will include:

  • Proven ability to understand and interpret process standard practices, drawings and overhaul manuals
  • Ability to undertake material handling to include slings and jigs.
  • Ability to undertake surface preparation by grit blasting technique.
  • Ability to undertake component surface stripping, surface preparation, masking and electro plating of components requiring cadmium plating or/and hard chromium plating and nickel plating.
  • Ability to undertake dalic cadmium plating of components
  • Ability to undertake alocrom plating process
  • Ability to complete work in a manner that satisfies Health, Safety and Environmental requirements
  • An awareness and understanding of responsibilities outlined in the Company's environmental procedures.
  • Responsible for actions related to the COMAH emergency plan and any other requirements necessary to comply with the successful implementation of the COMAH plan.

Skills and Experience required:

  • Worked within a Plating Shop environment.
  • Have a basic understanding of Boeing SOPM, or similar.
  • Good communicator- ability to communicate with staff on business, and other issues that affect the business.
  • Good planning, organisation and administration skills, PC literate
  • Able to maintain performance under pressure.
  • Profound level of problem-solving skills.
  • The nature of the job requires the applicant to come into contact with various chemicals.
  • The position involves use of overhead cranes (onsite training given).
  • The job requires the applicant to understand manual handling principles.
  • The position involves the use of electroplating equipment.

Why Lufthansa Technik Landing Gear Services? Here are some of their benefits and rewards:

  • Competitive Salary Package
  • Discretionary Bonus Scheme
  • Discounted Flight Benefits
  • Reduced Gym memberships Retail and Hotel Discounts
  • Seasonal Company Events

Day shift - 7am to 3pm with some overtime.

From £23,500 salary.

If you are interested in the role and want some more information, please contact Becky on 01329 745 931 or email

Interviews are being held shortly.

Carbon60, Lorien & SRG - The Impellam Group STEM Portfolio are acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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