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Production Operator/Assembler & Water Spider

Dover, NH, United States of America | Supply Chain & Logistics

Job Description

We are seeking great talent to 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.™

Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. is a Fortune 1,000 Company listed on the NYSE (VSH).  Learn more at

Do you want to help us build the DNA of tech.?  Vishay Dover is seeking a full-time employee who will work 7 AM – 10 AM each weekday as a Production Operator and 10 AM – 3:30 PM each weekday as a Water Spider.  Candidates need technical knowledge about the processes associated with our production.  

Job Location:

We’re located southwest of downtown Dover which is the largest city in the New Hampshire Seacoast region, the oldest permanent settlement in New Hampshire, and the seventh in the U.S.A.  We’re less than seven miles from the main campus of UNH, and did you know that Dover even was the birthplace of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles franchise? 

What you will be doing:

Primary Responsibilities of a Production Operator:

  • These positions require the ability to read and interpret detailed work instructions to build, inspect and test electronic components.
  • The work may include assembly of intricate parts under a microscope where good manual dexterity is required.
  • The ideal candidate will demonstrate a continuous work history.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills are essential.
  • Ability to produce high-quality parts.
  • Ability to work in a team environment.
  • Ability to meet Vishay’s attendance policy.
  • Working Hours: Full-Time Days.
  • Overtime may be required.

Primary Responsibilities of a Water Spider: 

  • Replenishing materials and supplies.  Respond to requests from the production team to supply or return chemicals, tooling, and small equipment
  • Chemical mixing (Includes marking inks and adhesives).  Mix chemicals at specified ratios per instructions using a digital scale.  Coordinate timely delivery to production.
  • Maintain the organization and cleanliness of the Water Spider area including equipment shelving, Vertical Storage Unit, and chemical mixing booth
  • Monitoring equipment use, availability, and calibration.  Work with Maintenance and Quality Assurance to ensure equipment is in good condition and calibrated on time.
  • Collect used cleaning towels, distribute clean towels to production.  Work with cleaning supply vendor to maintain an appropriate stock of towels, and bathroom and cleaning supplies.

What you will bring along:

  • Technical knowledge about the processes associated with our production
  • Attention to detail to ensure the correct material is supplied to production, and if it is a mixed chemical the mix ratio must be accurate.
  • Ability to understand what the production team needs, when it is needed, and be able to communicate and coordinate on-time delivery, especially of mixed chemicals with a specific pot life
  • Must use time efficiently and effectively, prioritizing tasks and approaching them methodically

What can we offer you for your talent:

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 committed to a workplace free of harassment and unlawful discrimination. We do not engage in discrimination or harassment based on race, color, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, ethnicity or national origin, disability, pregnancy, religion, political affiliation, union membership, covered veteran status, protected genetic information or marital status in hiring and employment practices.

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” as defined by 22 C.F.R. §120.15 is required. “U.S. Person” includes U.S. Citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, or asylee.

It is the policy of Vishay to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all colleagues and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, gender, pregnancy/childbirth, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability or perceived disability, genetic information, citizenship, veteran or military status or a person’s relationship or association with a protected veteran, including spouses and other family members, marital or domestic partner status, or any other category protected by federal, state and/or local laws.

As an equal opportunity employer, Vishay is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans’ Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact assistance.

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