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Plating Fabrication Equipment Maintenance Technician - 2nd Shift

Plating Fabrication Equipment Maintenance Technician - 2nd Shift

Plating Fabrication Equipment Maintenance Technician - 2nd Shift

Req. 4999 Manufacturing at  400 Federal Street,  Andover, MA Posted:Jan 24, 2022

Vicor is expanding to vertically integrate core plating operations.  As such, we are seeking a candidate(s) to 1) help integrate and establish all new equipment, 2) become trained and certified in all equipment maintenance and calibration and 3) support all day to day operations and ensure equipment uptime


      • Oversee and support all equipment installation for the plating fabrication facility
        • Work with the rigging company for equipment installation, placement
        • Work with all third-party contractors for utility support (plumbing, wiring, air, etc)
      •  Support day/day equipment upkeep needs
        • React/repair/triage any required process equipment
          • Wet and dry processes (vertical and horizontal operations)
          • Learn/train on all required protective equipment necessary to support equipment maintenance
        • Develop and implement a PM (daily/monthly/annual) schedule for all equipment
        • Establish a process to track and ensure calibration schedules and frequencies
        • Establish onsite schedules with contractors for all PM requirements
      • Manage all required equipment upgrades for installation, utilities, etc
      • Establish an inventory system for all plating fabrication spare parts.
        • Catalogue and control all inventory
      • Establish and document all safety training requirements for the equipment technicians
        • Respirator training, ppe, etc
      • Travel to existing equipment suppliers to oversee equipment builds and identify maintenance requirements

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum of 2-4 years working in a similar equipment maintenance position.
  • The willingness to learn wet process equipment handling, maintenance and required PPE
  • Experience delivering both daily and longterm initiatives
  • Experience maintaining all aspects of a plating operation (horizontal and vertical process, wet and dry chemical processes)
  • Knowledge of PPE protocols required to support the operation/team training
  • Experience with maintaining/enforcing a proactive PM schedule
  • Experience debugging and repairing process equipment
  • Troubleshooting chemical and equipment processing interactions
  • Ability to work independently and be effective in a fastpaced environment
  • Excellent writing and organizational skills
  • Forklift training required (Vicor is willing to provide this if not already certified)

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. Vicor is an Equal Opportunity employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability. 

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About Vicor

Vicor Corporation designs, manufactures and markets innovative, high performance modular power components, from bricks to semiconductor-centric solutions, to enable customers to efficiently convert and manage power from the wall plug to the point-of-load. Complementing an extensive portfolio of patented innovations in power conversion and power distribution with significant application development expertise, Vicor offers comprehensive product lines addressing a broad range of power conversion and management requirements across all power distribution architectures, including CPA, DPA, IBA, FPA and CBA.  Vicor focuses on solutions for performance-critical applications in the following markets: enterprise and high performance computing, telecommunications and network infrastructure, industrial equipment and automation, vehicles and transportation and aerospace and defense electronics. 

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