Equipment Engineer - Metrology/PTest

Date: 18/09/2023

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

This position involves the preventative and corrective maintenance of the tool sets found in the Metrology/PTest area. TENCOR 6440, KLA 2135, KLA UV1050 1080 1250 1280 and F5X, KLA 5200XP, KLA AIT XP and XP+,  Hitachi SEM, G3 SEM-Vision, Slip Finder, Stress FLX5410, P22, RS35, SP1 TBI, Eagle view EV101, FTIR, SPV, CVPLOT, NSX 115, N&K Little foot, Lumonics Laser Scribe, EG490/HP4062 Probers and TEL P8XL Prober. 

This Job Is For You If

  • Manages the installation, maintenance and repair of semiconductor fabrication equipment in Metrology/PT.
  • Tool owner responsible for PM tracking, PM success, Tool Finger Printing and support of Process Engineering and Tool availability to site goals.
  • Responsible for precise tracking of tool hardware consumable and non-consumable.
  • Responsible for Action Plans on tools which are down for > 24 hours.
  • Experience repairing electronic, mechanical and vacuum equipment; experience physically measuring, tracing or debugging electronic circuits.
  • Monitor Equipment in the area and be familiar with issues.
  • Create/Modify Procedures and PM specifications as needed to improve tool availability or enhance training of other technicians.
  • Order consumable and non-consumable parts for tools as assigned.
  • Troubleshoot minor and complex tool issues to resolution.
  • Use SPC to trouble shoot issues or determine the health of tools in the area.
  • Excellent time and project management skills.
  • Excellent attention to detail and follow up skills.

Job Requirements

  • BS or MS in electrical, mechanical or chemical Engineering.
  • Minimum of 15 years experience in a semiconductor-manufacturing environment with a minimum of 10 years experience in the Equipment Engineering Field.
  • Must posses excellent communication skills, which includes verbal and written.
  • Must be proficient in MS office products and various OS platforms.
  • Must understand the concept of consumable and non-consumable parts costs associated with the job and look for ways to reduce costs without affecting tool or product performance.
  • Must have an advanced knowledge of SPC and know how it is used and implemented in the manufacturing environment.


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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

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