Perform any or all of the following functions in the manufacture of electronic semiconductors: load semiconductor material into furnace; saw formed ingots into segments; load individual segment into crystal growing chamber and monitor controls; locate crystal axis in ingot using x-ray equipment and saw ingots into wafers; and clean, polish, and load wafers into series of special purpose furnaces, chemical baths, and equipment used to form circuitry and change conductive properties.
* Attention to Detail
* Stress Tolerance
* Self Control
* Concern for Others
* Inspect materials, components, or products for surface defects and measure circuitry, using electronic test equipment, precision measuring instruments, microscope, and standard procedures.
* Manipulate valves, switches, and buttons, or key commands into control panels to start semiconductor processing cycles.
* Maintain processing, production, and inspection information and reports.
Sample Job Titles
Charge Preparation Technician, Chemical Etch Operator, Circuit Recorder, Crystal Cutter, Crystal Finisher, Crystal Grower, Crystal Growing Technician, Crystal Lapper, Crystal Machining Coordinator, Crystal Mounter, Crystal Slicer, Device Processing Engineer, Die Attacher, Diffusion Furnace Operator, Diffusion Operator, Electronic Component Processor, Electronic Device Monitor, Electronic Semiconductor Processor, Engineering Technician, Epitaxial Reactor Operator, Epitaxial Reactor Technician, Etcher, Fabrication Operator, Group Level Processor, Integrated Circuit Fabricator, Ion Implant Machine Operator, Lap Machine Tender, Lapping Machine Tender, Manufacture Specialist, Manufacturing Technician, Metalorganic Chemical Vapor Deposition Engineer (MOCVD Engineer), Microelectronics Technician, Printed Circuit Photographer, Probe Operator, Process Engineer, Process Technician, Reactor Technician, Resistor Coater, Sanding/Polishing Technician, Seed Core Operator, Semi Conductor Assembler, Semiconductor Assembler, Semiconductor Dies Loader, Semiconductor Lab Technician, Semiconductor Packages Sealer, Semiconductor Processing Equipment Test Technician, Semiconductor Processing Group Leader, Semiconductor Processor, Semiconductor Technician, Semiconductor Wafers Diffusion Furnace Operator, Semiconductor Wafers Etch Operator, Semiconductor Wafers Etcher-Stripper, Semiconductor Wafers Marker, Semiconductor Wafers Saw Operator, Semiconductors Metallization Equipment Tender, Semiconductors Wafer Breaker, Small Group Level Processor, Small Group Processor, Test Technician, Wafer Fabrication Operator, Wafer Fabrication Technician, Wafer Fabricator, Wafer Machine Operator, Wafer Mounter, Wafer Polishing Worker, Wafer Production Worker.