Job Type
Full-Time Regular
West Babylon
United States of America


Magellan Aerospace is a global, integrated aerospace company that provides complex assemblies and systems solutions to aircraft and engine manufacturers, and defence and space agencies worldwide. At Magellan we have over 80 years of collective knowledge and experience in the aerospace industry, and believe one truth: People create value.

Employees are our greatest resource in working towards a successful future, and together we build professional relationships that thrive. We know that personal development is fundamental to the success of every individual and invest in our employees.

When you are part of Magellan, you are part of the team!

Position Summary

Magellan Aerospace Processing, New York (West Babylon) has an exciting new opportunity for a Plater. The successful incumbent will work under the supervision of the certified Chemical processing Lead and perform surface finishing/enhancing procedures such as cadmium plating, embrittlement relief bake, chromate, and processing in accordance with route card instruction, internal procedures and customer specifications. The Plater is responsible for safely working in a chemical environment with all safety equipment and safe guards. Please note this position operates on the night shift (4:30pm to 1:00am). The pay is $18/hr to $28/hr.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Performs Electroplating (Cadmium) operations per instructions and industry standard
  • Coordinate with other departments to maintain a steady work flow
  • Perform inspection on plated/chromated parts to ensure correct dimensions and quality
  • Contribute to the wiring, racking, and baking of parts as required
  • Contribute to 6S and continuous improvement efforts
  • Verify all internal procedures and customer requirements are followed and met, including accurately inputting data onto Route Card
  • Maintain the work area in a clean, safe and hazard free manner
  • Track supplies and ask Supervisor to order in a timely manner and maintain an accurate list of materials and supplies for ordering purposes
  • Train and certify for Chemical processes as necessary

Position Requirements

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • A minimum of 1 year of working in an industrial environment preferably, other experience will be considered.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents written in English
  • Due to ITAR regulations, this position requires that the employee must be a U.S. Person (U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident).
  • Spanish would be a plus
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists
  • Basic mathematical skills.
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs regularly, and 100 lbs on occasion.

Why Magellan?

  • Competitive salary
  • Attractive benefits package
  • Generous Company pension plan
  • Positive work-life balance
  • Excellent career progression opportunities
  • Commitment to professional growth
  • Employee Assistance Program (where applicable)
  • Free parking


Magellan Aerospace respects the privacy and confidentiality of personal information provided by candidates and shall not disclose to any external parties unless legislated.

Magellan Aerospace is committed to an inclusive working environment and equal opportunities for all. We welcome all applications without regard to social and cultural background, age, gender, disability, sexual orientation, national origin or religious belief, status as a protected veteran, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law)

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