Diodes Incorporated

Equipment Technician - Oldham, UK

An opportunity has arisen as an Equipment Technician at our OFAB Site. 

The purpose of this role is to maintain, repair and improve wafer fab processing equipment in order to achieve departmental goals with respect to output, yield, cost and quality. 


Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Equipment Engineering support for wafer fabrication and associated activities
  • Undertake equipment maintenance (preventative, predictive and breakdown) for Wafer Fab processing equipment
  • Instigate and apply improvements to impact output, yield, cost and quality
  • Support continuous improvement activities aimed at better equipment performance
  • Ensure all work is carried out paying proper attention to current health, safety and environmental legislation and the company’s health, safety and environmental procedures
  • Individually and in a team ensure optimum uptime/minimal downtime for tools in your area
  • Be a member of the site emergency response team
  • Work in a cleanroom environment, adhering to applicable protocols


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • H.N.C., level 4 or equivalent in Electrical/Electronic Engineering
  • Ability to follow written specifications
  • Ability to write maintenance specifications based on manufacturer's recommendations
  • Ability to understand technical diagrams
  • Good mechanical and computer skills
  • Electronic/electrical diagnostic skills
  • Ability to express technical problems in a written format
  • Ability to perform intermediate/advanced  corrective actions when machines deviate from specified limits
  • Ability to work as a team player who can also work as an individual
  • Problem-solving ability
  • Self-motivated with a positive attitude to work
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Must be willing to work shifts of 4 on/4 off rotating days and nights
To Apply: Please send your CV and covering letter to hr@eu.diodes.com.
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