Semiconductor Fabrication Operator 1 - 7031 - US in Greensboro, NC at Volt

Date Posted: 7/17/2021

Job Snapshot

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    48 weeks
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    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Exciting Opportunities in the Greensboro Area! 

Entry level tech cleanroom position with global technology company.  Are you dependable? Can you follow an SOP? Great starting job for recent college grad or no degree with some experience.  

Temporary to Permanent Opportunity; Weekly Pay; Overtime Pay Available

Shifts available: 7am-7pm or 7pm-7am (pay shift differential) 

This role is an operator performing multiple fabrication functions in the cleanroom.


  • Involves handling of chemicals, microscope inspections, running precision equipment, and processing GaAs wafers to comply with specifications and other requirements
  • Accuracy in process documentation and data entry required
  • Assist in general cleanroom housekeeping responsibilities
  • In senior and highly skilled levels, employee may perform equipment set-up and calibration as well as perform routine preventative maintenance skills 
  • Inspect wafers to ensure unit is defect free and meets all documented workmanship specifications
  • Collect data as specified by process instructions and monitor process to ensure no occurrence of out of control situation
  • Work with engineering team to assist with complex engineering builds

Essential Functions:

  • Shift consists of the following: 
    • Compressed work week at 12 hours each day
    • Alternating work weeks working 3 days one week and 4 days the next
  • Minimum of suiting up is 4 times daily; with 4 times suiting down
    • Suiting up/down requires sitting with bending and twisting
  • Requires constant standing and/or sitting for ~10 hours
    • Sitting would involve utilizing a microscope for inspection
  • Constant lifting requirements of about 7 pounds per run box/cassette; also requires stretching at the Sigma stations and lifting above the shoulders to put cassettes in the oven
  • Requires frequent lifting and pouring of 10 pound bottles
  • Requires securely grasping and moving wafer boxes weighing approximately 7 pounds each for up to 5 minutes at a time
  • Routine squatting involved in taking runs off of the staging shelves
    • Shelves are at different heights for staging which requires continuous squatting and/or bending when pulling WIP for the tools


  • Education requirement: High School diploma or GED required
  • Experience level: Minimum of 2 years’ cleanroom experience
  • Excellent team skills, work ethic in terms of attendance and organization
  • Ability to sustain high quality of work in a fast-paced cleanroom environment
  • Good hand dexterity, i.e., ability to hand solder and ability to manually handle bare die
  • Ability to learn quickly and follow written and verbal instructions
  • Good communication skills
  • Must be flexible and able to adjust to changing goals and policies

Volt is an equal opportunity employer!