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Operator 3 (Machinist Laser 2nd)

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Vishay in Niagara Falls, NY is hiring for a full-time 2nd shift (3:00 pm – 11:30 pm) production Operator 3 (Machinist Laser). Use of laser trim machine to trim product setup.  Able to operate laser score machine, scores ceramic substrates per Vishay specifications.



  • 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


Primary Responsibilities:

  • 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 traveler.
  • Using microscope, visual 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.



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