Engineering Technician 1 (Field Service Tech) – Semiconductor OTA4MQ

Full-Time Onsite Position with Paid Relocation

Our Award Winning Client has an exciting opportunity in Northern Oregon (Portland/Gresham area) to support our photolithography equipment customers and enable them to utilize cutting-edge technology in their semiconductor manufacturing process. You will be trained to support our lithography equipment (steppers and scanners).


  • Conduct installation, repair, calibration, and maintenance of semiconductor process equipment while minimizing equipment downtime. Escalate advanced repairs as needed to senior-level technicians.
  • Monitor, inspect, and maintain semiconductor equipment to prevent and minimize malfunctions.
  • Maintain accurate documentation of maintenance activity and provide periodic reports.
  • Monitor stock levels of service parts and equipment to ensure adequate inventory is available for repair work.
  • Provide training and assistance to technicians and may offer basic instruction to customers.
  • Participate in ongoing technical training to expand technical expertise.


Please note: This is a customer-facing role and requires compliance with customer policies and protocols, which may include COVID-19 vaccination and other measures relating to COVID-19.

  • Associates degree or equivalent experience required, Bachelor’s degree preferred.
  • Minimum 0 – 2 years of related (electromechanical) work experience (i.e., field service engineer or technician position in a semiconductor equipment company or a technical position in the engineering field). Litho experience preferred, experience on high precision equipment helpful.
  • May require upwards of 60% car, air, and overnight travel (valid driver’s license and acceptable driving record necessary).
  • Requires proficiency in MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
  • Position may require travel to other offices/customer sites within the US.
  • Requires the ability to work flexible shifts, compressed workweeks.
  • This position requires driving for company business as an essential function of the job and must remain in compliance with company safety guidelines and policies.
  • Requires the ability to lift up to 30 pounds individually, and for lifting over 30 pounds, assistance may be available.
  • Substantial amount of standing, walking, typing, grasping, talking, and hearing.
  • Substantial amount of driving required, sometimes for multiple hours at a time.
  • Occasionally kneeling, crouching, stooping, reaching, pushing, pulling, and climbing stairs or ladder.
  • Close visual acuity with or without corrective lenses for extensive reading; visual inspection involving small defects, small parts, and/or operation of machines (including inspection); using measurement devices; and/or assembly or fabrication parts at distances close to the eyes.
  • Working primarily in a cleanroom environment (wearing a full clean room suit, facemask, gloves, safety glasses).
  • The work environment may include a variety of physical conditions such as proximity to moving mechanical parts, electrical current, working on scaffolding and high places, exposure to chemicals, ultraviolet light, and lasers, working in enclosed spaces, close quarters, narrow aisles, or passageways.
  • The work environment may include working in highly time-sensitive situations requiring quick resolution including equipment problems.

Must Have:

  • Demonstrated proficiency in troubleshooting, repairing, calibrating, and maintaining semiconductor process equipment, with a focus on lithography equipment such as steppers and scanners.
  • Experience in a customer-facing role, with the ability to comply with customer policies and protocols, including effective communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Willingness to work flexible shifts, compressed workweeks, and travel extensively (up to 60% car, air, and overnight travel), demonstrating adaptability to varying work environments and schedules.

Nice to Have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Lithography Experience

Screening Questions:

  1. Is this resume the most updated resume for the candidate to date? List your current/past employment dates with each employer for the past 3 months.
  2. Please describe Candidate’s equipment troubleshooting and repair experience (what equipment did they work on).
  3. Please provide the link to the candidate’s LinkedIn profile.
  4. What is the candidate’s highest level of education?
  5. Has the candidate applied or been interviewed for any role with this company in the past? If so, please provide details.
  6. Where is the candidate located? If the candidate is not near the job location, please explain the relocation plan in detail (e.g., timeline, relocating with family, selling/buying property).
  7. Is the candidate legally authorized to work in the US for any employer?
  8. Will the candidate now or in the future require immigration sponsorship for work authorization (for example, H-1B status)?

US Citizenship or Green Card Holders only apply

Note: Resumes will be maintained in strict confidentiality until such time as we engage in a detailed discussion regarding a specific opportunity, and both parties mutually agree to proceed. We consistently receive new opportunities every day. Should your professional background closely align with the specific requirements of our client, we will promptly reach out to you to initiate further exploration of potential opportunities.

Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Gresham
State: Oregon
Date Posted: 02/11/2024

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