Surface coater

Surface treatment specialists process metallic and other material surfaces using mechanical, electrochemical or chemical and physical processes.

Galvanizing of aircraft control system components

Galvanizing of aircraft control system components

This includes pretreatment and aftertreatment as well as coating (e.g. chrome plating, nickel plating, anodizing). These treatments serve to protect against wear and corrosion. As a surface treatment specialist, you make an essential contribution in this way towards safeguarding the function and longevity of important components in the aviation industry, such as landing gear.

Moreover, you ensure that the chemicals used are handled correctly and in an eco-friendly manner. This is why water and waste water treatment also fall within your area of responsibility. Similarly, you independently analyze the chemical solutions required for the treatment, determine work procedures, check the galvanically treated workpieces and safeguard their quality.

At a glance

Period of training: 3 years
Prerequisite: Intermediate-level education

Interests and talents

  • You are interested in chemistry, physics and mathematics.
  • You enjoy planning and organizing.
  • You rate optimal work results highly.
  • Environmental awareness in theory and practice are important to you.
  • You work happily in a team.

Further training opportunities

  • Master craftsman
  • Technician
  • Academic studies


Tanja Stadler

Liebherr-Aerospace Lindenberg GmbH

Pfänderstraße 50-52

88161 Lindenberg/Allgäu


  • Phone+49 8381 46-6751

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