Senior Equipment Maintenance Technician

at Wave Optics Limited

Contract type: Full-time

Salary: Competitive

Application Closing Date: 31st July 2024

Who they are

Snap Inc is a technology company. They believe the camera presents the greatest opportunity to improve the way people live and communicate. Snap contributes to human progress by empowering people to express themselves, live in the moment, learn about the world, and have fun together. The Company’s three core products are Snapchat, a visual messaging app that enhances relationships with friends, family, and the world; Lens Studio, an augmented reality platform that powers AR across Snapchat and other services; and its AR glasses, Spectacles.

Wave Optics is part of Snap Lab, which is home to their hardware products with a world-class research & development team. They are focused on pushing the boundaries of what a camera can be, specifically overlaying computing on the real world. Next Generation Spectacles are their first pair of glasses that bring augmented reality to life.

Job Description

We are looking for an Equipment Maintenance Technician to join our manufacturing team, you will contribute towards the engineering task relating to manufacturing and development of established and new processes. The role requirements include wearing a full cleanroom suit with an expectation that the majority of the work day will take place within the cleanroom.

The position is initially day based with the expectation of moving to be shift based.

What you’ll do:
– Support and maintain production
– Respond to breakdowns, troubleshoot and return equipment to production in a timely manner
– Ensure all equipment is functioning correctly in accordance with specifications to comply with applied standards
– Effectively troubleshoot control systems, vacuum, electronic, electrical, and mechanical problems
– Own preventative and corrective maintenance of semiconductor manufacturing equipment; develop specifications, troubleshooting methodologies, and support systems
– Use schematics, tools, and common test equipment for calibration, diagnosis, and repair of equipment.
– Disassemble, adjust, and repair equipment according to maintenance specifications and Original Equipment Manufacturer’s manuals
– Identify and implement machine improvements to increase efficiency, yield, productivity and reduce operating costs
– Ensure engineering principles and procedures are adhered to by other employees when operating equipment
– Develop a positively safe and environmental culture to satisfy ISO 18001 and ISO 140001
– Supervise and train fellow technicians

The ideal candidate

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:

– Knowledge of semiconductor, optical devices, optical systems or display technology equipment (prefered, but not essential)
– Strong analytical and problem solving ability
– Pro-active and capable of working without direct supervision. Can effectively prioritize time and identify and focus on priority issues
– Adaptable to changing circumstances
– Good communication skills and ability to work in a team environment
– Experience working with vendors to troubleshoot and repair equipment
– Experience implementing machine improvements to reduce operating costs

Minimum Qualifications:
– Previous experience as a maintenance technician in a similar fabrication environment

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Application further information

Please follow the link below to apply to our role at Snap (Wave Optics)

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