Employment Opportunities (1)

April 4, 2018
Position Location: Newburyport, MA
Position Vicinity: North Shore Area
Position Type: Time
Start Date: Immediately

Position Title: Plating Technician

Founded in 1960, Electronics Products is one of the longest running glass to metal seal microelectronic packing companies in the United States. Electronic Products has been operating in Newburyport for 47 years. Electronic Products is now partnered with Semiconductor Enclosures, Inc (SEI), a fully integrated ceramic materials and microelectronic package supplier. Both companies will be working together to pursue new opportunities and provide a wide spectrum of materials and capabilities. This will enhance our offering to our existing customers and will attract additional companies looking to find a technically advanced domestic source.

We are growing our collective business with an aggressive quality policy that drives Customer Satisfaction, Excellence of products and services, and Continually Improving process and products. We need a Quality Manager that seeks to build a strong Quality group that actively works with the organization in cross functional, team based groups. We work with trailing edge technology such as glass to metal sealing, and bleeding edge such as Aluminum Nitride / Tungsten HTCC packages. Your role will be to help with metal finishing of a wide variety of products.


Electronic Products is currently seeking an experienced first shift Manufacturing Technician with plating experience in the production of metal and ceramic microelectronic packages. In this role, you will assist in a variety of electroplating processes such as those listed below.


  • Nickel, Silver, and Gold electroplating
  • Plating Thickness Measurement
  • Product Sorting
  • Equipment Cleaning
  • Recordkeeping
  • Understand and practice safe use of chemicals
  • Must be aware of and adhere to all programs, practices, and policies
  • Work closely with production supervisors, engineering and equipment support teams
  • Other duties as assigned

Physical Demands:

The physical demands are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, sit, talk, hear, reach with hands and arms, as well as use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.

Work Environment:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Work is performed indoors. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. This position requires the use of acids and chemicals and there is exposure to temperatures ranging from 68 to 98 degrees.

Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum 1 year of plating experience
  • High school diploma, GED or equivalent
  • Must be able to effectively read, write and communicate in English
  • Basic computer skills
  • Understanding of basic math
  • Competency with small hand tools and ability to work on small parts
  • Must be a motivated and detail-oriented individual, eager to learn and produce desired plating results
  • Must wear appropriate Personal Protective Equipment and adhere to safety standards and policies at all times
  • Ability to work well with others
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision Microsemi targets candidates who value teamwork, have effective interpersonal skills, and respect technical leadership and structured processes to build world-class products.

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience in a manufacturing, semiconductor environment

Interested candidate may submit resume to sales@elecprodinc.com