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Mechanical Engineer

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Vishay manufactures one of the world's largest portfolios of discrete semiconductors and passive electronic components that are essential to innovative designs in the automotive, industrial, computing, consumer, telecommunications, military, aerospace, and medical markets. We help the world's most in-demand technologies come to life. Every day our products touch your life and the lives of people across the world, though you likely do not know it. Come join us and help us build The DNA of tech.


Where You'll Work & The Scope:

Vishay Tansitor, Bennington VT, is currently seeking a full-time Mechanical Engineer responsible for the support and development of new production parts, tools, equipment, and manufacturing procedures using Autodesk Inventor, AutoCAD and SolidWorks. Supporting Process and R&D engineering teams in the manufacture of Wet Tantalum Capacitors. This position will report to Sr. R&D manager.


How You'll Help Us Build the DNA of Tech:

  • Work with Process Engineering and R&D teams to update, develop and design tools, fixtures, mechanisms, and machines in support of the manufacture of Wet Tantalum Capacitors
  • Create drawing documents and procedures using Microsoft Word, Excel, Autodesk Inventor, AutoCAD and Solidworks. 
  • Work with R&D and Process Engineering to identify and resolve process issues or discrepancies related to product materials and or manufacturing tools/equipment.
  • Update previously - released documentation through ECN (Engineering Change Notice)
  • Support purchase of production materials by taking care of material selection, treatments, tolerancing and inspection
  • Submit drawings to internal and external machine shops for the manufacturing of tools and fixtures
  • Maintain and modify as needed plant layout drawings


Experience You'll Need:

  • Bachelor degree or technical degree, preferably mechanical in nature
  • Strong 3D CAD skills, Autodesk Inventor and or SolidWorks
  • Some manufacturing and process experience preferred
  • Direct experience working with blueprints /technical or manufacturing prints
  • Familiar with ASME Y.14 drafting rules
  • Computer literate in Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, AutoCAD, and SolidWorks           
  • Excellent English communication skills: both written and verbal
  • Must be able to follow instructions as well as work independently
  • Must be able to analyze, problem solve and determine root cause and create a solution or plan for change
  • Strong interpersonal skills and team orientation, with the ability to work effectively with a wide range of people and customers and who builds good working relationship
  • Problem solver who can resolve problems with both external and internal customers
  • Detail-oriented, high level of accuracy, work must be consistently mistake-free
  • Able to prioritize job flows, schedule and manage time efficiently, delivers on action items without prompting and communicates to team in a timely manner
  • Ability to quickly adapt to new assignments




  • Health, Dental & Vision Insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Paid Time Off
  • Employee Assistance Programs
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Work from home opportunities


This position requires access to information subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations and/or the Export Administration Regulations. As such, this position is open only to applicants who qualify as “U.S. Persons” according to U.S. federal law.


Vishay offers a comprehensive suite of benefit programs including health care coverage, financial support programs and other resources designed to help you achieve your personal and professional goals. With us, you'll experience unique career paths, an open and collaborative culture, a stable business that will be there for you, and opportunities to work globally and locally. Do you have the skills we need? Are you ready to power your career as you power the world? If so, apply today.


 Vishay is an AAP and Equal Opportunity Employer

Nearest Major Market: Vermont