Process Technician

Kelly Services - Hillsboro, OR3.9

30+ days ago
Contract Assignment: 6- months

The Process Technician position is located in Hillsboro, Oregon and supports the business objectives of Semiconductor Equipment Division SED.
The positions main objective is to support the process engineering and cleanroom facilities activities of Portland Demonstration Lab PDL through various hands on tasks and operation of semiconductor manufacturing equipment.
The candidate must be able to follow detailed instructions and exhibit a strong mechanical aptitude.
The technician should be able to independently perform and understand routine tasks, and capable of providing frequent status updates to the process engineering and management teams.
Continued training may be given to develop specific skills, knowledge, and techniques.
The technician is interfacing with and developing relationships with co-workers and managers.

Responsible for performing technical tests and experiments in the plasma etch demonstration lab in support of process engineering development activities.
Daily activities will include a wide range of tasks from routine tool operation, data collection, to troubleshooting and repairing down lab and facilities equipment.
Assignments are semi-routine in nature and work will be performed within generally defined parameters.
Some degree of judgment required in resolving non-standard problems.
Normally receives general instructions on routine work, and detailed instructions on new work.
Working a minimum of 8hrs in a cleanroom environment, wearing cleanroom garments.
May include extended periods of standing and sitting.
Maintain appropriate records and documentation for all work performed.
Complete assigned training programs.
Protect and maintain company property i.e., spares inventory, company computers, test equipment, tools, etc.
Perform routine audits to ensure appropriate appearance and cleanliness levels are maintained.
May participate in safety forums and the site safety team as required.
May include handling of acids, solvents, and compressed gases.

Relevant degree or experience level working with various semiconductor facilities equipment and/or semiconductor manufacturing equipment preferably in etch.


1-3+ years of experience working with various semiconductor facilities equipment and/or semiconductor manufacturing equipment preferably in etch. Minimum travel required.


Must be a self-starter and have the ability to work independently.
Must possess strong technical skills and the ability to read electrical schematics, use test equipment and apply basic math skills associated with electronics.
Ability to learn, operate, and maintain all lab equipment.
Strongly driven and self-motivated, and ability to focus on both accuracy as well as output in a complex work environment.
Demonstrate tolerance of ambiguity, flexibility to adapt to new situations, be dependable and independent, as well as work within a team and support each other.
Must possess the ability to effectively and professionally interact with internal customers, external customers and vendors.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with supervisors and other employees.
Excellent teamwork and communication skills are required.
Demonstrate strong work ethic.
On time to work and training, on time completion of assignments

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