Samsung Austin Semiconductor is one of the most advanced semiconductor manufacturing facilities in the world with more than 3,000 employees and 2.45 million square feet of floor space. Samsung Austin Semiconductor has broad semiconductor process technology offerings serving customers in various application areas including mobile, consumer, networking/high performance computing, Internet of Things, RF and automotive. Since 1996, SAS has invested approximately $17 billion in its Austin, TX campus, making it one of the largest direct foreign investments in United States history. Samsung Austin Semiconductor is a US-based subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. The Austin facility is one of the few semiconductor plants the company has outside South Korea. Visit www.samsung.com/us/sas.
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Role and Responsibilities
PCS is responsible for the purchase, installation, set-up, maintenance, improvement, and removal of vacuum pumps (P), chillers and heat exchangers (C), and gas abatement scrubbers (S), used by the main process equipment for all groups.
This position is an engineering position on our Operations Engineering team.
The operations team is responsible for supporting the operations technician team to resolve non-standard or complex problems, integrate engineering project implementations and improve key performance metrics for the department.
The right engineer for this position will demonstrate a passion for resolving complicated operations issues as well as developing and implementing engineering improvements.
Become subject matter expert (SME) in PCS.
Perform regular review of work performed on PCS equipment. This will include things like:
Field Audit: In field spot checks of tasks being performed, ensuring adherence to SOP and training.
Pass-down: Review check sheets, equipment tracking documents, technical data and pass-down details.
Meeting review: Attend PCS passdown, and vendor meetings to monitor for issues.
Create and update new/existing maintenance procedures (SOP's) based on the need for continual improvement.
Support the immediate resolution of any issue on your equipment that is escalated to you from our Operations Department, due to its abnormality or complexity.
Project management responsibilities will include data analysis and troubleshooting of long term or recurring issues, developing technical improvement ideas, working with Technician counterpart to implement.
Generate unique/novel project ideas for improvement, perform feasibility tests, seek approval for budget and implementation, and implement required steps in order to make the desired change.
Coordinate between engineering, operations groups and equipment vendors to complete scheduled and unscheduled maintenance tasks.
Specific tasks may require specialized PPE including use of airline respirator.
Work days and hours: M-F, 1st Shift.
Skills and Qualifications
Bachelors of Science in Engineering or related field required.
At least 5 years of related experience.
Semiconductor or high volume manufacturing experience preferred.
Extensive experience as equipment engineer, or with equipment ownership experience(R&M) required.
Previous experience with vacuum pumps, refrigerant based chillers, or gas abatement scrubbers preferred.
Position requires good technical knowledge electro/mechanical equipment.
Working knowledge of MS Excel and Power point.
Ability to effectively communicate both orally and written.
Self-motivated, detail oriented, and in need of little to no direction.
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