• Manufacturing Technician-NY

    Job Locations US-NY-Albany
    Requisition ID
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  • Job Description

    How would you like to be a part of starting up the world’s largest, most state-of-the-art, automotive-qualified SiC wafer fab?


    We’re looking for passionate top-performers to join us at our fab facilities in New York as we qualify toolsets and design a 480,000 square-foot fab with over 100,000 square-feet of clean room space.  If you want to be a pioneer with one of the most pivotal technologies of our time, Silicon Carbide, then you’re looking in the right place.


    This position will be based out of Albany, NY but will relocate to Marcy, NY in 2021/2022. 


    What can Cree Wolfspeed do for you?

    • Optimize your potential in a highly visible role in a $1+ billion company, with great opportunities for career development and progression (ground floor of a $1billion factory) Automated fab
    • Work on industry leading technology in a rapidly growing semiconductor products company
    • Make a difference at a company committed to making the world a better place with its products and environmentally sustainable business practices

    What can you do for Cree Wolfspeed?

    • Operating equipment in various semiconductor process areas such as photolithography, etch, wet cleans, CVD, PVD, CMP, metrology and others
    • Write and update operating procedures as needed
    • Perform inspection, test, minimal repair, troubleshooting and operation of several process tools or tool clusters of a complex nature
    • Provide technical assistance to operations management to help resolve tool problems
    • Correct improper operation of equipment and take corrective action

    What you need for success:

    • 2-5 years of experience OR formal training in a highly technical engineering environment.
    • Associates degree in a relevant technical field
    • Excellent mechanical skills or aptitude
    • Work independently with minimal supervision
    • Work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment
    • Flexible with work in multiple process areas and support different types of equipment across the production floor
    • Lift up to 25 pounds on a regular basis throughout shift
    • Basic computer skills, including Excel and Outlook
    • Ability to stand for 12 hours at a time and wear full clean room attire
    • Effectively communicate end of shift pass downs  
    • Work overtime as needed                                                        

    Preferred Qualifications: 

    • 5+ years’ experience in a semiconductor Fab clean room environment
    • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision and work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment
    • Advanced computer knowledge including programming within Excel and Microsoft Access
    • Experience in an automated semiconductor Fab
    • Proficient in reading and understanding technical documents



    This role may require additional duties and/or assignments as designated by management.


    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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