Title:  Plating III - Sr Level


Blytheville, AR, US, 72315

Job Description: 

Primetals Technologies is a joint venture of Mitsubishi-Hitachi Metals Machinery and partners. Operating globally, Primetals Technologies offers a world-class technology product portfolio to guarantee excellence in metals production across the entire value chain - from the raw materials to the finished product. 

The Primetals-Blytheville Facility provides maintenance and reconditioning of beam, bloom and billet, conventional and thin slab casters. Engineering services, in-plant laser measurement services, in-plant millwright services, mechanical machining of large and small components, fabrication and welding services, in-house nickel and chrome plating are offered. Our expertise and technological advancements in the manufacture and repair of continuous casting mold, segment, roll and related components allow us to provide customers exceptional value in workmanship and quality assurance with every job.

We are currently recruiting to fill the role of Chrome Plater, 1st shift, in Blytheville, AR.  


  • Candidates must be authorized to work in the U.S.
  • Applicants must pass a pre-employment physical exam and drug screen.

Classification and base pay rate will be dependent upon skillset and prior experience.


  • Scheduled and unscheduled maintenance of plating solution, tanks, pumps, filters and other equipment associated with the process. 
  • Preparation of parts: hand finishing, masking and installation of hangers and contacts. 
  • Pre-treatment of parts: removal of grease, oil, and residues utilizing chemical or cleaning solutions. 
  • Chrome plating of parts: operating overhead crane to submerge part into plating tank. 
  • Unmask parts after removal from plating tank. 
  • Testing of the plating process to ensure compliance with required specifications. Adjusting PH of the bath and amperage on electrical rectifiers as required. 
  • Verify correct plating thickness per specification
  • May perform heat tests on parts to ensure adhesion

This is an entry level position requiring no prior plating experience.  However, applicants possessing prior plating experience will receive priority consideration

Primetals Technologies offers a full range of benefits, including paid time off, medical, dental, vision accident, hospital indemnity, critical illness, life & accidental death insurance as well as a tool purchase program, 401(k), flexible spending accounts, education reimbursement, quarterly bonus, and employee referral bonuses.


At Primetals Technologies, we value difference for the benefit of our Employees, our Customers, and our Community. Primetals Technologies is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, or gender identity.   

Nearest Major Market: Jonesboro
Nearest Secondary Market: Memphis