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Metal Surfaces, Inc.


Metal Surfaces, Inc. (MSI) was established in 1954 to provide precision plating to the Aviation, Aerospace, Electronic, Interconnect, Military, Automotive and Medical industries. Its commitment to quality is confirmed by certification to ISO 9001-2008, AS9100 REV D, Nadcap-CP, FAA Repair Station, and IATF 16949. MSI is ITAR certified and able to comply with RoHS, WEE standards when specified. As one of the largest precision plating firms in North America, MSI is approved to provide precision plating by most of the primes in the Aviation, Aerospace, Electronic, Interconnect and Automotive fields. Located in Bell Gardens, California with a facility over 70,000 square feet, MSI provides 12, 110 foot reel-to-reel plating lines and a wide range of rack, barrel and individual plating resources. There is also a growing composite plating department for precision plating on plastics and other non-conductive materials.

Career Opportunities

As employment opportunities become available, we will post the positions here. Alternatively, we will consider applications/resumes from individuals who have previous experience in the electroplating industry in such areas as quality control, process engineering, plating, masking, etc. MSI always has its eye open for new talent.

MSI employees have a history of loyalty; many have been with us for over 20 years. MSI is family owned and operated so there is an atmosphere of cooperation and support.


Metal Surfaces, Inc. (MSI) is a leading provider of engineering and industrial plating services. It is our mission to be the best provider of such services in those markets we choose to serve. The company believes that its basic objectives will only be accomplished by an intensive and continuing effort to FURNISH THE HIGHEST QUALITY PRODUCT AND TO DELIVER IT ON SCHEDULE, WHILE MAINTAINING AN ENVIRONMENT OF CONTINUOUS PROCESS IMPROVEMENT. Our mission is defined at five levels:
1. We strive to be excellent at meeting the expectations of our customers. We exist because we can efficiently apply our expertise to our customer’s products.
2. We strive to make a reasonable profit in order for our business to continue to grow.
3. We will meet or exceed all environmental requirements.
4. We are committed to the continuance of the following ethical principles:

  • Courtesy to our customers and to each other.
  • Honesty in all of our business dealings.
  • Leadership in the metal finishing industry.
  • Pride in our people, our work, and our company.
  • Responsibility to our customers and to Metal Surfaces, Inc.

  • 5. We are committed to continuing our place of business in Bell Gardens, CA.