Equipment Maintenance Supervisor

Date: Apr 21, 2021

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: 64364 



Equipment Maintenance Supervisor



Job Description


Manage day-to-day (4-3-3-4) tactical issues associated with but not limited to the facility building systems, Fab and Final Processing equipment and supporting personnel in the most efficient and effective manner.

• Create, implement and monitor work assignments based upon issues and personnel available to perform duties to minimize downtime of production equipment
• Responsible for enhancing, defining, developing, maintaining and verifying maintenance operations.
• Take the lead in the identification of roadblocks and plan workarounds in a proactive manner.
• Manage equipment maintenance actions ensuring root-cause corrective actions are taken while ensuring minimal tool/facilities down time.
• Manage and coordinate multiple complex tasks associated with equipment issues and establishing priorities by effectively collaborating with all levels of the manufacturing process.
• Manage, coordinate and schedule PTO for EES personnel. Scheduling of overtime as needed to cover vacations, sicknesses and workload variations.
• Monitor and adhere to “tool down” escalation plans whenever an “equipment down” condition cannot be resolved with resources available.
• Provides guidance to subordinates within the latitude of established company policies.
• Ensures personnel adhere to all company’s policies and procedures. Encourage and maintain behaviors consistent with the Skyworks Work Style and organizational values.
• Monitor tactical issues and metrics-MTTR, MTBF, Fab moves, PM scheduling and availability goals.
• Weekly accounting and approval of the technicians timekeeping for payroll purposes.
• When necessary investigate equipment PLD’s, ICAR’s or other associated corrective actions and dispatch information accordingly.
• Coordinate ERT events with Incident Commander, Safety Engineer and production management as they occur. Ensure that all ERT events are properly documented and debriefings are held in a timely manner to discuss lessons learned.



Job Requirements


  • Candidate must have experience equivalent to a Bachelor of Science degree with an emphasis on Engineering, Business Administration or related field.
  • Must have a firm understanding of electro-mechanical interfaces and solid troubleshooting techniques.
  • Successful candidate will have at least 3-5 years in the semiconductor industry.
  • Candidate must demonstrate managerial leadership and teambuilding skills.
  • Candidate must have effective verbal and written communicational skills including technical writing and presentation skills.
  • Candidate must have the ability to manage change, staff development and both long and short term goal setting skills.
  • Must be available to work any shift.


Job Description

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITY: Directs and coordinates multiple wafer fab operations required in the production of semiconductor integrated circuits. Specific areas of responsibility may include, but are not limited to, wafer fabrication, assembly line maintenance, equipment engineering, process engineering and chemical mix activities. Establishes production schedules based on product requirements and material supply. Manages budgets for equipment expenditures and direct/indirect labor. Selects, develops, and evaluates personnel to ensure the efficient operation of the function.



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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