Plating Technician

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Plating Technician

Colorado Springs, Colorado




Job Description

Plating Technician

Plating Technician for night shift manufacturing support of Electroless Nickel Plating in a high tech, high volume, small company environment. The plating technician will support advanced packaging of wafer and die level bare silicon products. 


  • Monitor plating bath chemistry and adjust chemistry to plating line baths as necessary, check tank temperatures and pH.
  • Run titrations to analyze chemical baths and keep the line in balance.
  • Setup plating runs; maintain the plating line.
  • Inspect all related tank level sensors, piping, fittings, and pumps for leaks and damage.
  • Monitor parts as they run through plating baths.
  • Run parts manually through plating line.
  • Maintain logs for chemical additions.
  • Wafer handling (standard thickness and thin wafers).
  • Visually inspect wafers pre and post plate using microscopes and digital imaging systems.
  • Shear metals post plate and perform height measurements.
  • Maintain a safe, high quality process in the plating line.
  • Maintain a clean and orderly plating and lab area.
  • Carry out bi-weekly and monthly plating tanks maintenance, including dumping, cleaning and preparation of the process baths.
  • Help with running plating experiments and new plating processes.                               
  • Train and mentor all other techs.                                                                                     
  • Must be self-motivated and have the ability to work with hazardous materials on a daily basis.
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs.
  • This job requires you to be on your feet for the majority of your assigned shift. 
  • Must be able to work in a clean room environment and follow clean room protocol.
  • Must understand best practices for safe handling of chemicals.



  • An associate’s degree in Chemistry or related field and 1-2 years’ experience in Chemical or Semiconductor Industry; or High School diploma/GED/or equivalent and 3-4 years’ experience in Chemical or Semiconductor Industry.
  • Algebra knowledge.
  • Ability to identify problems and react quickly.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Ability to maintain a safe working environment.
  • Good communication skills, both verbal and written for product documentation.
  • Handling and use of hazardous chemicals.  Protective equipment is available and must be used for your safety.  You will be working in a clean room environment requiring the use of a lab coat, hairnet, booties, facemask, gloves, and eye-protective lenses. 

Must be able to pass a pre-employement background check and drugscreen 

Contract to Direct

Full time- must be able to support 24/7 operation. 

This job is for a 12 hour day shift 7:00 pm to 7:00 am position, 3/4. 

Work weeks include weekends and may include off-shift hours in the future.

Pay=$18.00 DOE

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