Manager Equipment Engineers

Date: Dec 22, 2021

Location: Woburn, MA, 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: 66507 

Job Description


In this role as Section Manager 2 for the equipment engineering team, the candidate will be responsible to provide leadership to the nonexempt staff of the Equipment support group, maintain adequate staffing for the day-to-day challenges as well as supporting all the relevant Human Resource development activities within our organization.


Responsibilities include:

  • Manage training and skills development for hourly Technicians across 7 x 24 shifts
  • Manage schedules and labor hours accordingly
  • Coordinate and communicate escalation events as necessary
  • Provide support during preventative action investigations
  • Communicate and interact with each shift on a routine basis
  • Use our MES to analyze, report and determine areas for improvement on shift performance
  • Lead continuous improvement activities focused on reducing product scrap and improving product yield.
  • Drive the use of 5S Lean Manufacturing, Statistical Process Control and Total Productive Manufacturing.



  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule
  • BS in engineering or equivalent years of experience
  • 5 plus years in a leadership role preferred
  • High volume manufacturing / semiconductor experience preferred
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office products and factory Automation software such as PROMIS





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.

Nearest Major Market: Woburn
Nearest Secondary Market: Boston

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