Equipment Engineering Technician, Staff - Wet Etch

Date: 20/09/2022

Location: San Antonio, TX, USA, 78251

Company: Tower Semiconductor Ltd.

About Tower Semiconductor

Looking for a career path in the high tech manufacturing industry? Become part of a team focused on delivering the most exciting semiconductor technology to the world!  If you enjoy working with others in a fast pace environment and are looking for an opportunity to grow your career in the high tech industry then Tower Semiconductor is the place to be!

Tower Semiconductor is a global specialty foundry leader! We specialize in manufacturing analog integrated circuits for more than 300 customers worldwide in growing markets such as automotive, medical, industrial, consumer and aerospace and defense, among others.

Job Description

Main responsibilities are performing preventative maintenance and repair on semiconductor equipment.  Interfaces with Equipment Engineer and area Manager/Group Leader to identify and resolve equipment and process-related issues supporting production.  Participate in the activities of the area shift pass-downs, and work on set priorities based on production requirements.

Nightshift (N2) - Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and every other Wednesday - 6:00 pm - 6:00 am.



This Job Is For You If

You can perform Preventative Maintenance tasks, and rebuilding assemblies.  Knowledge of hardward for chemical delivery, chemical processing and handling for semiconductor is essential.
You can assist in analyzing and resolving recurring maintenance problems.  Perform technicial servicing of semiconductor production and support equipment.
You can participate in activities to develop, document, and improve existing semiconductor equipment maintenance procedures and systems; working from procedures, blueprints, sketches, drawings, and diagrams.
You can interface with Senior Technicians and Engineers to support resolution of equipment specific issues.
You can perform diagnostic trouble shooting and repair on malfunctioning equipment.
You can recommend equipment improvement and interface with engineering as required.
You can perform routine maintenance on Wet Etch area systems.
You have the ability to re-build assemblies in the wet Etch areas of the fab including subassemblies on Akrion gamma, FSI Mercury, SEZ 203 and Bulk chemical Delivery Systems.
You can participate in ERT/Safety events.

Job Requirements

A minimum of three to five years of technical experience in a high-tech manufacturing environment. Must have demonstrated working knowledge of electro-mechanical systems operations and maintenance and be able to work with minimal assistance. Adequate knowledge is required of electronic theory, vacuum and pneumatics, principles of electrical circuits, motor control systems and test procedures. Strong preference is given for semiconductor experience working on Akrion Gamma wet benches, FSI Mercury and SEZ spin systems. Knowledge of BCDS systems is desirable

Associate of Science degree with an emphasis in Electronics or equivalent.


Military experience with specific emphasis on electronics training.

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Perks and Benefits - US

Perks And Benefits

Industry leading healthcare.

Community outreach programs

Savings and Investments

Educational resources

Opportunities to network and connect

Recruiting incentive program

Employee recognition programs