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Operator 2 (Laser Machinist 3rd)

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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.


Do you want to be a part of the critical infrastructure of today’s growing technology?  Vishay in Niagara Falls, NY is seeking an Operator 2 Machinist Laser (3rd shift). An ideal candidate should be able to learn to use a laser to trim products.  Able to operate laser score machine, scores ceramic substrates per Vishay specifications.



  • Learn FAP program writing, Maintain and adjust programs for optimized trimming without jeopardizing quality.
  • Setup laser trim machine per laser trim manual and other applicable manufacturing procedures.
  • Run and monitor up to three (3) laser trim machine(s) simultaneously, or single piece trimming. Sample measurement checks of resistors per documented instructions.
  • Using microscope, visually inspect for laser cut quality and trim location, perform measurement checks of each resistor to ensure proper tolerance.
  • Records appropriate information into logs and move to the next department. Complete low yield alert forms to inform production control of product loss
  • Perform general maintenance on laser machines, including, but not limited to replacing laser lamps and maintaining DI water levels.
  • Keeps work area clean with regular housekeeping, including, but not limited to dusting, sweeping and mopping.



  • High school diploma
  • Laser Machinist test if no electronics or math background
  • Ability to do problem solving and perform independently.
  • Ability to read and write in order to understand production documents, specifications, designs and accurately record required information.
  • Ability to perform arithmetic calculations such as addition, subtraction, multiplication and division using a learned method or a calculator.
  • Ability to concentrate and pay close attention to detail in order to handle repetitive type work in the manufacture of small, close tolerance parts.
  • Eye-hand coordination and good manual dexterity in order to accurately process the small products manufactured.
  • Organizational skills in order to organize work station in an efficient manner.
  • Ability to run up to three (3) laser trimming machines simultaneously



  • Health, Dental, & 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

Nearest Major Market: Buffalo