Equipment Engineering Technician 2 - Wet Etch

Date: 06/01/2023

Location: San Antonio, TX, USA, 78251

Company: Tower Semiconductor Ltd.

About Tower Semiconductor

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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!

About Tower Semiconductor

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 Engineers 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.


Shift:  N2 (Every other Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday from 5:30 pm - 6:00 am)

This Job Is For You If

  • Can performing Preventative Maintenance tasks, and rebuilding assemblies. Knowledge of hardware for chemical delivery, chemical processing and handling for semiconductor is essential.
  • You can assist in analyzing and resolving recurring maintenance problems. Perform technical servicing of semiconductor production and support equipment.
  • Can Participate in activities to develop, document, and improve existing semiconductor equipment maintenance procedures and systems; working from procedures, blueprints, sketches, drawings, and diagrams.
  • Can interface with Senior Technicians and Engineers to support resolution of equipment specific issues.
  • Can perform diagnostic trouble shooting and repair on malfunctioning equipment
  • Can recommend equipment improvement and interface with engineering as required.
  • Can perform routine maintenance on Dry Etch area systems
  • Have the ability to re-build assemblies in the Dry Etch areas of the fab including subassemblies on Akrion Gamma, FSI Mercury, SEZ 203 and Bulk chemical Delivery Systems .
  • Can participate in ERT/Safety events
  • You are a self started with initiative to learn and develop
  • You are able to work within established procedures and written or verbal instructions on a wide variety of technical, non-standardized assignments that are semi-routine in nature, where ability to recognize deviation from accepted practices and take corrective action is required
  • You are able to work with others and to help foster good working relationships

Job Requirements

Associate Degree OR Military experience in electonics, electrical, mechanical, nuclear or similar required.




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