Wafer Processing Technician
Main Purpose The processing of silicon wafers, alumina substrates and diode wafer in a cleanroom environment; processes include sputtering, photolithography, CVD, chemical and plasma etching, metal plating, grinding, polishing, dicing and other related processes. Hands on wafer processing role, working closely within a small team to achieve production goals and schedules and liaising with the Engineer and Engineering Manager over processing issues, equipment maintenance and reporting. Main Responsibilities – Duties Processing wafers using a range of manufacturing tools and equipment, some under high magnification. Operation of automated semiconductor tools and manual wafer processing. Working with chemicals used for processing in a safe and responsible manner, restocking as required. Work to clearly defined goals with respect to quality, output and timescale. Attend departmental meetings as required & maintain all documentation and records as requested Being flexible between processes where appropriate training has been given. Identify opportunities for continuous improvement and cost reduction Provide timely feedback to supervisor / manager on any technical or quality issues that arise Ensure all work & time is recorded appropriately Observe general housekeeping rules and maintain a clean and tidy working environment at all times Ensure that all Environmental Health and Safety / Company Policies are adhered to at all times Assistance in other departments in order to meet Company objectives. Capable of reading and understanding information contained within lot travellers to assure that all requirements or special instructions applicable to the job are met Capable of following traveller, layout and patterning requirements for customer’s specifications. Education / Experience / Key Competencies · 1-year relevant experience within the electronics/chemical industry (see note below) • Ability to work as part of a small team in a target driven environment under minimum supervision. • Good manual dexterity • Experience in the safe handling of chemicals • Working in a cleanroom environment • Ability to work under a microscope • Strong Health & Safety awareness • Good communication skills • Computer literacy • Operation of automated tools and user interfaces No travel required Thank you for your interest in this position. It is with regret that we are unable to respond personally to each individual application due to the high volume of CVs we receive on a daily basis. However, your CV and application for this role will be reviewed by one of our qualified consultants within the next 48 hours. If you do not hear from us within this time period, you have unfortunately been unsuccessful on this occasion. We hope you will apply for future roles that we advertise regularly on this website. However, to keep up to date with all our recruitment activity, please follow us on Twitter, like us on Facebook and check out our vacancy page on our website. Smart Moves Recruitment is an Equal Opportunities Employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.