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About GlobalFoundries\:

GlobalFoundries is a leading full-service semiconductor foundry providing a unique combination of design, development, and fabrication services to some of the world’s most inspired technology companies. With a global manufacturing footprint spanning three continents, GlobalFoundries makes possible the technologies and systems that transform industries and give customers the power to shape their markets. GlobalFoundries is owned by Mubadala Investment Company. For more information, visit

Summary of Role\:

Fab 8 is seeking highly skilled and motivated operators to become part of our state of the art 300mm factory in Malta, New York. These positions will be required to sustain and run the factory floor with primary responsibility of support manufacturing process and production execution. The Wafer Fab Technician position is a shift position (working alternating weeks of three and four 12 hour shifts per week). GlobalFoundries is staffing for 4 shifts, with 50% of the positions assigned to the night shift.

Essential Responsibilities include\:

  • Monitor  Time Link Lots and respond to upsets/errors and escalate to AME/PI for resolution
  • Manage Auto-2 dispatching for critical time link trigger and target locations
  • Responsible for Logical & Physical split execution
  • Coordinate Lot and WIP Management along with Module ME
  • Schedule and set-up manufacturing tools for preventive maintenance
  • Responsible for 5S housekeeping
  • Dispatch lot monitoring and respond as needed to resolve upsets/errors
  • Improve tool utilization
  • Train new team members
  • Track critical qualification lots for new tool starts up. Create and update qualification lot trackers for critical tools/process changes.
  • Create Module reports for morning meetings as required.
  • Track Priority (Rocket/SuperRocket) lots in assigned module
  • React to error messages of factory systems and/or equipment and engage AME to resolve
  • Track and Identify Bottleneck tools based on WIP Profile and WIP Profile by Route.
  • Ensure runpath for tool recovery test wafers including idling required metrology tools and auto-2 dispatch
  • Monitor material flow through the manufacturing operations
  • Engage AME in case of  process interruptions to initiate recovery
  • Assist in coordinating manufacturing priorities and achieve goals on a daily basis
  • Use standard software applications (MS Office) and specific programs SiView, Space,
  • Identify and address potential areas for improvement and optimize tool availability, cycle time, utilization and cost
  • Complete all required reporting and documentation
  • Monitor, document assigned tool time to plan vs actual ETU performance
  • Understand and follow all health, safety, and environmental procedures and requirements
  • Actively participate in continuous improvement processes

Other Responsibilities\:

  • Perform all activities in a safe and responsible manner and support all Environmental, Health, Safety & Security requirements and programs

Required Qualifications\:  

  • Education\: Minimum High School Diploma or equivalent  
  • Fluent in English Language – written & verbal 
  • Ability to perform work in a sitting position for majority of a 12 hour shift (excluding breaks) 
  • Able to lift a minimum of 30 pounds on a periodic basis throughout the shift 


Preferred Qualifications\: 

  • Able to perform shift work on a 12 hours per day shift schedule 
  • Able to work in a cleanroom environment per semi-conductor protocol/requirements 
  • Able to wear all required clean room protective clothing and equipment for normal 12 hour shift (excluding breaks) 
  • Demonstrated ability to operate computer and system interface programs to ensure appropriate computing and analysis of production information 
  • Demonstrated ability to follow detailed instructions and procedures to complete tasks and required documentation 
  • Demonstrated work performance in an environment requiring high level of attention to detail and timeliness 
  •  Demonstrated ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously and prioritize activities. 
  • Strong team player with ability to work well within a global team 
  • Professional work experience / military training / experience / semiconductor experience 
  • Working knowledge of Statistical Process Control methodologies & systems 
  • Familiarity with Lean processes & activities and Kaizen teams 


If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us by email at and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Requests for accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this email address.

An offer of employment with GlobalFoundries is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background check and drug screen, as applicable and subject to applicable laws and regulations.

GlobalFoundries is fully committed to equal opportunity in the workplace and believes that cultural diversity within the company enhances its business potential. GlobalFoundries goal of excellence in business necessitates the attraction and retention of highly qualified people. Artificial barriers and stereotypic biases detract from this objective and may be illegally discriminatory.

All policies and processes which pertain to employees including recruitment, selection, training, utilization, promotion, compensation, benefits, extracurricular programs, and termination are created and implemented without regard to age, ethnicity, ancestry, color, marital status, medical condition, mental or physical disability, national origin, race, religion, political and/or third-party affiliation, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other characteristic or category specified by local, state or federal law.

Posting ID: 657210456 Posted: 2021-10-20 Job Title: Assc Waferfab Technician