ON Semiconductor Equipment Technician in Nampa, Idaho

A Manufacturing Equipment Technician with ON Semiconductor in Nampa works on a shift team to support manufacture of Image Sensors. The primary responsibility of the Equipment Technician is to sustain color filter array (CFA) manufacturing equipment, including photolithography, wet process, dry etch, metrology, and other fab support equipment. The work to sustain the equipment includes scheduled preventive maintenance, repairs, engineering requests, and equipment/process qualification.


  • Interacting with the production team to react to manufacturing priorities throughout the shift

  • Work with the shift equipment team / lead equipment technician to ensure equipment priorities for the shift are being addressed

  • Apply sound troubleshooting when working on down equipment

  • Obtain and maintain all required certifications for performing equipment maintenance

  • Work with the tool owners to create/improve work instructions, procedures, and best known methods for performing equipment maintenance

  • Properly and thoroughly document all equipment maintenance work performed in Maintenance Manager (MaiMa)

  • Properly and thoroughly document lot/wafer specifics that were not run through standard wafer processing.

  • Learn statistical process control (SPC) and data analysis to monitor equipment-related control charts and react to out of control/specification (OOC/OOS) conditions

  • Work with the process and equipment owners on action plans for area specific issues, including data collection and tool maintenance (PM)/repair.

  • Perform CFA equipment-related tasks and work with task owner to ensure task is completed as intended, including working with owner on revising task instructions to make assignment clear

  • Ensure a thorough written and verbal passdown of shift activities, tool issues, process issues, and project status

  • Keep lead engineer/production supervisor advised of area issues and progress

  • Maintain a safe work environment and follow safety policies and guidelines


  • Associate degree in electronics or equivalent experience

  • Ability to perform duties in a clean room environment

  • Willingness to work a 12-hour shift, that can include weekends, nights, and holidays

(rotate between night-shift and day-shift every 4 months)

  • Willingness to work overtime as needed

  • Ability to work well both independently and on a team

  • Ability to follow written or verbal work instructions

  • Solid data summary and analytical skills

  • Strong approach for troubleshooting

  • Strong communication, documentation, and organizational skills

  • Innovative and self-motivated attitude

  • Understanding of CFA processing and SPC is a plus

ON Semiconductor (Nasdaq: ON) is driving energy efficient innovations, empowering customers to reduce global energy use. The company is a leading supplier of semiconductor-based solutions, offering a comprehensive portfolio of energy efficient power and signal management, logic, standard and custom devices. The company’s products help engineers solve their unique design challenges in automotive, communications, computing, consumer, industrial, medical and military/aerospace applications. ON Semiconductor operates a responsive, reliable, world-class supply chain and quality program, and a network of manufacturing facilities, sales offices and design centers in key markets throughout North America, Europe and the Asia Pacific regions.

Job: Technician

Title: Equipment Technician

Location: ID-Nampa

Requisition ID: 1805510

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