Maintenance Technician in Hillsboro, OR at Volt

Date Posted: 11/18/2019

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Summary

This company in Hillsboro, Oregon which is an American semiconductor company that designs, manufactures, and supplies radio-frequency systems and solutions for applications that drive wireless and broadband communications, as well as foundry services is seeking several Equipment Maintenance Technicians for full-time direct opportunities. They are seeking a candidate who is intelligent and flexible – someone who can change priorities at a moment’s notice and someone who is enthusiastic about learning and growing as a technician in the Semiconductor Industry. The selected candidates will be responsible for performing scheduled and un-scheduled maintenance on wafer fabrication equipment and works closely with the factory management team to prioritize job tasks.

Work closely with peers, supervisor, and engineering team to deeply understand root cause failure and use those learnings to continuously improve equipment availability to meet production goals. Work with vendors, field service and technical representatives and may be required to attend classes, seminars, and vendor training if required. Required to document all work performed on equipment. Attend shift pass-down meetings and communicate daily activities.

This is a factory position and requires wearing cleanroom attire and working in a cleanroom environment. You may be required to wear PPE and be exposed to hazardous processing materials. Standing for long periods and lifting 60+lbs is required. This is a non-exempt position working on a compressed work week (3 days one week and 4 days the next week).

Job Requirements: 

The ideal candidate must possess an Associate degree in technical field or equivalent military training. Possess at least 2 to 3 years’ experience in high volume semiconductor environment or airline, automotive, or military background. and have the basic understanding of electronics. Should have direct experience on wafer fabrication equipment in a cleanroom environment.

Candidate must adhere to all company safety protocols. Demonstrated proficiency in collaboration with others to make improvements through experimentation and drive toward standardized methods. Strong mechanical, electronic, and troubleshooting skills required. Must have solid workplace soft skills. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Must be fluent in English language. Must be comfortable navigating and operating computers. Basic familiarity with MS Office programs is a plus. Flexibility to adapt to rapidly changing priorities and responsibilities. Hands-on participation and strong sense of ownership. Ability to work under minimum supervision in a fast paced, high volume production environment. Candidate must be physically capable of standing/walking up to 12 hours per shift and lift to 60+ pounds.

Candidate must be physically capable of supporting equipment maintenance that requires occasionally bending, twisting, kneeling, reaching and squatting, etc. Candidate must be able to wear a respirator and other personal protective equipment (PPE) for possible work handling hazardous materials. Candidate must work well both independently and in a team environment.

This position is subject to U.S. export control regulations and therefore, candidates will need to qualify as a US Person as defined by Export Administration Regulations (EAR) and the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR).

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer