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Packer (Second Shift)

 Help us build the DNA of tech.



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.


Do you want to be a part of the critical infrastructure in today's growing technology? Vishay Dale in Columbus, NE is currently seeking a full-time Surface Mount Packer responsible for packing Surface Mount resistors into reels or bulk packages.



  • Turns on packing machine.  Places reels, cover tape and carrier tape on machine.
  • Receives order form QC or Finished Good Stock.
  • Set up computer to packing and testing specifications noted on production card. Set counters. Run out leader tape.
  • Places resistors into syntron bowl (Test pack or Tokyo Weld machines) or load resistor sticks to table (stick to tape machines). Starts machine by pressing keyboard button.
  • Operates machine until quantity desired is packed.  Runs out carrier tape tail to wind around end of reel.  Removes finished reel from machine.  If order quantity required more than what is on reel, operator goes through previous procedures.
  • Packages orders in bulk packaging where necessary.
  • Print PNID labels and bar code labels as required.
  • Signs off necessary paperwork.
  • Participates in continuous improvement activities
  • Equipment Utilization: Operates two Packing Machines, weigh scale, bar code printer and mainframe terminal.



  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • One to three months experience.
  • Good organizational skill in order to keep control of orders.  
  • Ability to concentrate and pay close attention to be sure parts are packed with printed side up.  
  • Ability to understand verbal and/or written instructions in order to take work directions.  
  • Good hand eye coordination in order to accurately package the small products



  • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Paid Time Off
  • Employee Assistance Programs
  • Tuition Reimbursement


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