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Aerotek Plater/ Crane Operator Apprentice in Saint Paul, Minnesota

Job Title: Plater

Job Description

Join our team in a dynamic Aerospace job shop where you will take on the role of a Plater. In this position, you'll be actively engaged on the production line, managing the plating process. Your responsibilities will include assisting in preparing products by racking fixtures and utilizing a manual hoist to maneuver these fixtures across multiple anodizing baths. With a keen eye on timing, you will ensure each fixture remains in the plating tank for the exact duration necessary to achieve high-quality anodic coatings. Our facility prides itself on being NADCAP certified for aluminum anodizing, meeting stringent standards for corrosion protection and electrical conductivity. Additionally, your role may extend to prepping, racking, and packaging of parts, overseeing each project from inception to completion.

Hard Skills

  • Plating

  • Anodizing

  • Crane operation

Soft Skills

  • Time management

  • Attention to detail

  • Project management

Our workspace is a very clean and well-lit environment, ensuring a comfortable work atmosphere. The air is refreshed seven times a day, maintaining a fresh and odor-free environment. Work hours are scheduled from Monday to Thursday, 6:00 AM to 4:30 PM, allowing for a balanced three-day weekend.

About Aerotek:

We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.