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Operator 2 (Photo 3rd)

Do you want to be a part of the critical infrastructure in today’s growing technology?  Vishay in Niagara Falls, NY is seeking an Operator 2 (Photolith Department 3rd shift) candidate.  An ideal candidate should be able to follow the established manufacturing specifications pertaining to photolithography processes, operates all substrate wash, spin/coat equipment, mask aligners, developer, ovens and etch stations.



  •  High School Diploma
  •  Ability to read and write in order to interpret production documents and accurately record required information such as part number, lot number, special instructions and process sequences.
  •  Use extreme care when handling acids and other hazardous chemicals
  • Using personal protective equipment; such as safety glasses, aprons and gloves
  •     Relatively clean work condition which is in temperate/ humidly controlled environment


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Setup and operate SVG spinner equipment, and poly spinner.
  • Inspect photomasks and substrates/wafers using various types of microscopes and make final determination of good or bad.
  • Perform conductor, resistor and polyimide exposure procedures using mask aligner equipment.
  • Etch both conductor and resistors patterns
  • Develop substrates/wafers for proper alignment and line width using a microscope and make final determination of good and bad.
  • Responsible for making and disposing of acid baths
  • Plasma cleans plates when necessary
  • Loads and unloads substrates/wafers from various ovens.
  • Washes and dries substrates
  • Completes records, data such as travelers and computerized logs.
  • Exercises special handling of products to avoid damage or contamination
  • Follows department//company safety and chemical handling procedures.
  • Assist supervisor in training of new hires.
  • Disposes and replenishes chemicals as needed.
  • Keep work area clean with regular housekeeping.
  • Perform other tasks as assigned by Supervisor.

Pay: Starting base will commensurate with experience


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

Nearest Major Market: Buffalo