MNF General Laborer Heavy in Royersford, PA at Volt

Date Posted: 4/27/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
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  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $12.43/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

We are seeking a Manufacturing - General Laborer Heavy for the Industrial Business Group located in Royersford, PA. Great opportunity to apply your talent in different ways that matter.

Position is a support role requiring more work direction. Follows generally defined procedures and performs a variety of general manual labor tasks including, but not limited to:

  • Heavy lifting and moving of materials
  • Loading and unloading vehicles and other activities in a helping or assisting mode
  • May involve working at heights and heavy lifting of 30 pounds or more

Company:      Confidential

Position:        Plating

Location:        Royersford, PA 19468

Duration:       12 months

Schedule:      Mon. – Fri.    7:00 am - 3:30 pm

Pay rate:        $ 17 hr

JOB SUMMARY: This is an entry level position into the electroplating department. The employee will learn the proper use of PPE for handling of hazardous and non-hazardous chemicals and must adhere to all safety protocol.

JOB DUTIES Include but not limited to:

  • Degreasing and drying of the wheels prior to placing them into the stripping baths 
  • Operation and daily inspection of overhead cranes
  • Loading wheels into the strip tanks following proper protocol, using the crane for heavy wheels
  • Chemically strip the nickel plated wheels
  • Wheels must be rotated, scrubbed and moved to the next strip tank daily
  • Once the wheel stripped thoroughly water rinse and force air dry to prevent rusting
  • Place the wheels in the Direct Plating Inspection shelf in the machine shop.
  • De-Preping of plated wheels must be done while wearing a steel mesh glove to prevent cuts
  • De-prep the plated wheel without nicking or scratching the surface of the wheel or the boar
  • Correctly fill out required data and tracking log sheets
  • Maintain the screw and nut inventory keeping the screws and nuts sorted to size.
  • Clean and/or make contact wires used for direct plating dipping
  • Cleaning and painting of large wheels
  • Meet or exceed standardize time for job function
  • Required to train other employees
  • Chemically maintaining the three nickel stripping tanks under the guidance of the Chemical Engineers
  • Maintain a clean and organized work area
  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without a reasonable accommodation
  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • Safely run and use required equipment
  • High School Diploma
  • Basic math skills
  • Required to read and understand work instructions, paperwork and drawings
  • Minimum 1 years of shop work experience
  • Operate over-head crane


  • Minimum 1-2  years of related experience
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Understanding controls and instrumentation
  • Attention to detail and have sound judgment


  • Plating department is not climate controlled and temperatures can exceed 100°F with humidity of 70%-80% in the summer
  • Prolonged standing
  • Use of hands, fingers and arms to grasp, feel and reach
  • Frequently required to walk
  • Seldom required to stoop, kneel, or crouch
  • Regularly lift and move up to 25 lbs.
  • Occasionally lift and move up to 50 lbs.
  • Maneuvering a 55 gallon drum using a drum cart
  • Vision abilities required include close vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus.
  • Regularly exposed to grease, noise, epoxies, mild inorganic chemicals, nickel plating baths, solvents and machine coolant.

Qualified applicants will be required to take and pass customer elected testing as a part of the selection process.

Candidate will consent to:

  • Criminal background check
  • Drug testing

**Attire must be presentable and appropriate for the working environment**

Call Jenyfer Alvarez @ 215-606-6968 or email your resume @

Volt has a talented and optimistic staffing team focused on the quality of your career.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.