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Equipement Engineer

Job Title: Equipement Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Ipswich, Suffolk
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: asap
REF: Ja - 01 - ET_1523527783
Contact Name: John Anakwenze
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Great Permanent Position open for a Equipment Engineer with wide experience in semiconductor equipment and facilities to come on-board and work for a global multi national telecommunications company based in Ipswich. Competitive salary on offer as well as benefits

Role Purpose:

Part of the Facilities and Equipment Engineering team which, as a small unit, requires flexible cross boundary working. This team has the role of supporting the III-V production and product development teams in making their devices. The successful applicant will work with a small team of technicians and engineers within clean rooms, laboratories and service areas.


  • Time served apprenticeship in an engineering discipline
  • HNC/D in Engineering based subject
  • Wide experience in semiconductor equipment and facilities;
  • Proven track record of supporting a production line.

Main Responsibilities

  • Support the process equipment within the client's semiconductor processing facility to maintain optimum tool uptime and reduce un-expected tool outages.
  • Carry out FMEA reviews and ensure spares/support and ppm are suitable and sufficient to support critical manufacturing equipment.
  • Drive improvement though data analysis and report tool metrics to highlight significant issues when necessary.
  • Use experience and knowledge fault find tools such as vacuum, mechanical and electronics
  • Work with OEM suppliers to co-ordinate PPM and reactive work
  • Work with process engineering team to plan, procure and assist with their drive to qualify new process equipment to meet the process capability and capacity requirements
  • Work in accordance with the client's quality and safety policies;
  • Any other adhoc duty as requested by the Facility Manager.

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