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Operator 2 (Plating Operator 1st)

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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 in today’s growing technology?  Vishay in Niagara Falls, NY is seeking an Operator 2 (Plating 1st shift).  An ideal candidate should be able to follow the established manufacturing specifications pertaining to the plating of various metals to substrates/wafers, performs one of the following groups of operations in order to provide a quality product to other departments. 



  • Records amount of photo resist on substrate / wafers.  Place substrates/wafers into required chemical plating baths following established time standards obtained from logbook.
  • Re-measures substrates/wafers and records to determine if additional plating is required.
  • Plates thin film wrap terminations following established time standards.
  • Strips photo resist off substrates / wafers.  Cleans substrates using surface cleaner.  Hot Water strips thin & thick film wrap terminations.
  • Electroless plate thick film using a detailed process.  Strip Tokyo paint.
  • Provides chemical disposal containers and resupply of chemicals to Photolith section.
  • Enters work from all cells accurately in computer logs.
  • Collects queue numbers and enters in computer.
  • Fills out weekly chemical inventory and notifies supervisor when any chemicals are running low.
  • Keep work area clean with regular housekeeping.
  • Performs other tasks as assigned by Supervisor



  • 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.
  • Ability to perform basic arithmetic calculations such as addition, subtraction, multiplication and division using a learned method or a calculator.
  • Ability to understand verbal instructions in order to take work direction and accurately manufacture products.
  • Ability to concentrate and pay close attention to detail in order to work with chemicals in a safe manner.
  • Ability to perform more than one job function simultaneously.
  • Eye-hand coordination and good manual dexterity in order to accurately process the small products manufactured.



  • 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