• Manufacturing Equipment Maintenance Technician

    Job Locations US-NC-Durham
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  • Job Description

    Cree | Wolfspeed’s Global Operations team is seeking a Manufacturing Equipment Maintenance Technician in Durham, NC. This person will be a member of the Materials Wafering Maintenance team.


    This is a 12-hour night shift position.


    Job Responsibilities:

    • Utilize troubleshooting skills to solve complex equipment problems
    • Perform routine equipment maintenance tasks (cleaning, calibration, or routine service).
    • Utilize the computerized maintenance management systems for inventory control and work scheduling.
    • Assist in development of maintenance procedures and best-known methods.
    • Understand tool performance metrics and routinely review with shift team members.
    • Actively participate in project activities as assigned.
    • Attend scheduled training sessions.
    • Provide communication to all support team members by following proper escalation procedures
    • Backfill team member absences with overtime as required.
    • Demonstrate success in tool ownership in a 24x7 manufacturing environment.
    • Exhibit and mandate safe working and housekeeping practices to the team.
    • Foster teamwork and support team-building activities.
    • Provide a positive attitude 


    Minimum Qualifications:

    • AAS degree in Electrical Engineering Technology, or military equivalent
    • 3+ years of manufacturing, preferable semiconductor, or related military experience.
    • Good manual dexterity and mechanical aptitude
    • Computer skills – able to navigate through directories and folders and use MS Office applications.
    • Ability to work independently and as part of a larger team of technicians.
    • Motivated and willing to work hard to help company succeed.
    • Good communication skills, both written and verbal.
    • Be a team player
    • Have flexibility to work overtime on short notice



    At Cree | Wolfspeed, 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 | Wolfspeed? 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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