Facilities Technician

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Date: Aug 9, 2019

Location: Newbury Park, CA, US

Company: Skyworks


If you are looking for a challenging and exciting career in the world of technology, then look no further. Skyworks is an innovator of high performance analog semiconductors whose solutions are powering the wireless networking revolution. At Skyworks, you will find a fast-paced environment with a strong focus on global collaboration, minimal layers of management and the freedom to make meaningful contributions in a setting that encourages creativity and out-of-the-box thinking.  Our work culture values diversity, social responsibility, open communication, mutual trust and respect.  We are excited about the opportunity to work with you and glad you want to be part of a team of talented individuals who together can change the way the world communicates.

Requisition ID: 50586 

Facility/Maintenance Technician

Location: Newbury Park, CA
Work schedule: (W/Th/F/S~W/Th/F) – (5:30 pm – 5:35 am)

Skyworks is looking for a Facility/Maintenance Technician to maintain and repair the facility’s structure, equipment and grounds. As a Facility/Maintenance Technician, you will be responsible for plumbing, electrical work, and HVAC.  You will also be performing skilled trades work such as carpentry, painting, repair or alteration of structures such as walls, roofs, or office fixtures.


Job Duties and Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Repairing and maintaining production machinery in accordance with blueprints, diagrams, operation manuals and manufacturer’s specifications, using hand tools, power tools and precision-measuring and testing instruments. 
  • Performing visual inspections of equipment.
  • Monitoring performance of critical systems to ensure that they are functioning safely and within specific parameters and makes adjustments by manipulating system controls.
  • Making decisions to resolve system failures and seeks out assistance when necessary.
  • Responding to building maintenance alarm conditions when notified by security
  • Recording system data and maintenance activities in logs.
  • Operating pick-up truck, fork lifts, palette jacks and golf carts.
  • Loading and pushing hand trucks and carts to move equipment to various locations.
  • Replacing filters by lifting them out of filter pods, draining them and then placing a new filter in the pod.  Please note that technicians must wear a respirator when changing GaAs filters.
  • Lifting and moving equipment using pulleys, scissor lifts and cranes.
  • Lifting and carrying tools and equipment to various locations.
  • Climbing stairs and ladders to access areas and equipment.
  • Inspecting pipes, tanks and various receptacles for leaks.
  • Operating pressure washers to de-ice pipes and to clean equipment.
  • Removing clogged exhaust ducts, carries them to the basement and cleans them with a spray gun.  Please note a respirator must be worn when cleaning exhaust ducts. 
  • Setting up conference room tables and chairs.

Minimum qualifications:

  • A High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED) is a must!
  • Minimum 3 year’s related experience in a similar Facilities or Maintenance position.
  • Ability to read, understand, and comprehend documents such as work instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to speak effectively and interact with team members and leadership.
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of variables in a situation.
  • A good driving record with valid driver's license.
  • Some experience in field service preferred.
  • Some experience in customer training preferred.
  • Must have basic computer knowledge.

Physical Demands & Environmental conditions:

  • Required to climb and stand on ladders, sometimes for extended periods of time.
  • Required to work with tools while reaching above your head for extended periods of time.
  • Required to lift up to 50 lbs. 75lbs may be required in some instances.
  • The work environment is indoors and outdoors and the employee is exposed to a mild to moderate climate.

 Our offer:

When you work in a fast-paced, innovative environment, it’s good to know you’ll have the support and amenities you need to maintain total well-being. Skyworks is an ideal setting for those looking to challenge themselves in a collaborative and diverse setting. We offer industry leading benefits and compensation package that includes competitive base salary, Performance bonus, retirement 401k plan, health benefits, employee stock purchase program, tuition reimbursement program, great company culture and growth opportunities

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Skyworks is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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