• Process Technician

    Job Locations US-NC-Durham
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  • Job Description

    The LED Products Nitride Epi R&D group is looking for a Process Technician who will work with a team of scientists, engineers, and technicians to develop high brightness LED products in a deadline-oriented atmosphere. The successful candidate will be a hard-working, well organized, hands-on, problem solver with the capacity to quickly grasp and resolve a wide range of technical challenges. This position is open to entry-level applicants.


      This opening is for a 12 hour night shift position.


     What can Cree do for you?

    • Gain valuable experience in the semiconductor industry.
    • On the job training for various technician duties including cross-training with other departments.
    • Challenging work environment with little idle time.

     What can you do for Cree?

    • Interface with and support scientists and engineers to advance new technologies.
    • Understand process flow and data requirements to facilitate LED development.
    • Monitor tool performance and report issues to supervisors and maintenance personnel.
    • Assist in creating new and refining existing procedures.

     What you need for success:

    • Associate degree in a technical field or equivalent technical experience.
    • US citizen or permanent resident.
    • Good communication skills.
    • Must work diligently and carefully.
    • Good dexterity for manipulating small objects for extended periods of time.
    • Must be able to learn new skills quickly.
    • Ability to conduct multiple tasks with minimal supervision required.
    • Must be able to follow detailed instructions.
    • Must be able to work entire shift in a clean room environment.
    • MS Word and MS Excel experience.

     Highly preferred skills and certifications:

    • 2-3 years experience in semiconductor industry.
    • Previous experience working in a clean room environment.


    At Cree, we’ve spent more than 30 years developing industry firsts as a leader in wide bandgap semiconductor technology. Not familiar with all of our products? That is because we are a part of the invisible revolution; if we do our job right you will never know we were there. Our products make impossible possible like our LEDs that power cities to our Silicon Carbide (SiC) and Gallium Nitride (GaN) components that power electric vehicles, solar energy, telecommunications and industrial, military and aerospace solutions.


    We believe in enabling the world to do more with less. That’s why we encourage each other to think unconventionally, take ownership and solve real problems. Interested in a career at Cree? We want to meet you. Submit your application now.


    We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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