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Date: Jun 18, 2019

Location: Manassas, VA, US

Company: Micron


Req. ID: 135672 

Micron Technology's vision is to transform how the world uses information to enrich life and our commitment to people, innovation, tenacity, collaboration, and customer focus allows us to fulfill our mission to be a global leader in memory and storage solutions. This means conducting business with integrity, accountability, and professionalism while supporting our global community.


About the Company
Micron is a world leader in innovative memory solutions that transform how the world uses information. We have over 34,000 team members in 17 countries who work with the world’s most trusted brands, delivering memory and storage systems for a broad range of applications and sparking countless possibilities in technology.


Job Summary
As a Shift Process Technician, you are accountable for monitoring, sustaining, and improving the process workstation performance in your assigned area. This is done in conjunction with the production and equipment personnel. Shift process technicians monitor workstation performance, manage detrimental issues and/or deviated processes, and make incremental changes to influence the flow of in-progress product through their assigned areas. You are responsible for keeping processes in the production line running at optimal efficiency while operating under the constant pressure inherent to a lean production facility.


Role and Responsibilities

Monitor the operation of area tools

Acquire a foundational understanding of the semiconductor fabrication process with perspective for your assigned area

Learn and demonstrate the necessary technical knowledge to understand the processes of the assigned area

Leverage existing education, training, and experience to complete assigned tasks

Understand and follow your assigned area’s documented procedures, processes, and methods having to do with process and workstation performance

Identify process causes to production issues or equipment failures and help design resolutions

Properly and systematically document and communicate all executed work

Understand and be responsible for all metrics tied to workstation performance and work-in-progress (WIP) flow

Demonstrate an understanding of the up and down stream production processes and how a change in workstation performance can affect those processes

Properly prioritize work to meet the needs of stakeholders

Learn and utilize specialized computer hardware or software to accomplish relevant tasks

Demonstrate basic meeting skills and proper meeting etiquette

Successfully work in both team and individual roles

Adhere to all established safety policies and procedures



The ability and willingness to be flexible to work any shift and rotate shifts as needed

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Experience in data extraction, analysis and reporting

Basic PC skills including MS Office Word, Excel and PowerPoint

Basic knowledge and understanding of semiconductor equipment and processes

Basic understanding and proper application of statistical process control principles

Basic understanding of mathematical concepts and problem solving at least into an algebraic level

Basic understanding of physics and chemistry concepts and principles.


About Us

As the leader in innovative memory solutions, Micron is helping the world make sense of data by delivering technology that is transforming how the world uses information. Through our global brands - Micron, Crucial, and Ballistix - we offer the industry's broadest portfolio. We are the only company manufacturing today's major memory and storage technologies: DRAM, NAND, NOR, and 3D XPoint memory. Our solutions are purpose built to leverage the value of data to unlock financial insights, accelrate scientific breakthroughs and enhance communication around the world. 


Micron Benefits


Employee Rewards Program, Healthcare, Paid time off (combined sick-leave and vacation time), Retirement Savings Plan, Paid Maternity/Paternity Leave, Employee Assistance Program, Professional Development Training, Workplace Wellness Program, Micron Health Clinic (Boise only), Fitness Center/Activity Rooms (Boise only), Tuition Reimbursement, Micron Corporate Discounts, Casual Dress Attire.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.

For US Sites Only: To request assistance with the application process and/or for reasonable accommodations, please contact Micron’s Human Resources Department at 1-800-336-8918 or 208-368-4748 and/or by completing our General Contact Form

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