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Manufacturing/Industrial Engineer

Fremont, CA

Posted: 05/25/2022 Position Categories: Engineering

Job Description

A semiconductor company is seeking a Manufacturing/Industrial Engineer (Direct Hire) to join the team!

We are looking for a motivated individual to work in a small team of Engineers interacting closely with Product Design, Production and Maintenance to improve labor efficiency, lead times and yield in our production area. Key duties will be to monitor and coach execution of established process; analyze and improve operations in areas through re-design, implementation and documentation of processes and tooling; trouble-shooting and diagnostics of process equipment.


  • Continuously monitor processes, and work to maintain optimization of the production line.
  • Work closely with Skilled Technicians to identify and correct compliance gaps against documented requirements.
  • Evaluate equipment and processes to ensure both efficiency and quality meet design and build parameters.
  • Oversee equipment – including regular testing and ensuring maintenance tasks are being carried out per specifications.
  • Collect data, interpret results, and write reports.
  • Perform risk assessments of the equipment and processes being used.


Job Requirements


  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Materials Engineering, Manufacturing/Industrial, Quality Engineering or related field
  • 2 years of relevant hands-on experience in Manufacturing
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, to provide coaching and training to Skilled Technicians
  • Ability to alter or create written procedures to support coaching/training
  • Good combination of hands-on mechanical and experimental experience and solid analytical thinking

Experience in some of the following considered a plus:

  • Slicing, Grinding, Polishing of glass or optical materials
  • Optics or semiconductor manufacturing
  • E-Beam or IBS Vacuum Coating Equipment
  • Lean manufacturing and 6S
  • Mechanical design and CAD skills a plus

Additional Information

For more than forty years, Richmar Associates has connected talented job seekers with Silicon Valley businesses from start-ups to Fortune 500. We specialize in the temporary and direct placement services business. Based in the Silicon Valley, Richmar offers staffing solutions that include temporary, temp-to-hire, payroll service, vendor management and direct placement services to clients in the High-Tech Industry.


Richmar is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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