Manufacturing Technician (1st Shift)
Horsham, PA 
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Job Description

Making a Material Difference is at the core of our DNA. For more than 30 years, we have developed differentiated technologies and built expertise and know-how that has enabled world-changing devices such as LED lighting, data storage, advanced computing and mobile devices to reach industrial scale. We help customers overcome technical and cost barriers that make it possible to convert novel materials into high-yielding device performance at production volumes. Our customers produce the newest, fastest, smallest, and most efficient electronic components used in devices to help deliver a better world.

We serve the semiconductor and emerging high-growth markets. Our process equipment and technology are used to manufacture advanced semiconductors, LEDs, displays, photonics, VCSELs, power electronics, compound semiconductors, hard disk drives, MEMS and wireless chips.


Veeco's Precision Surface Processing (PSP) division, located in our state-of-the-art facility in Horsham, PA designs and develops wafer wet processing capabilities in markets that include Semiconductor Advanced Packaging (including 2.5D and 3D IC's), MEMS, Compound Semiconductor, front-end of line (FEOL) and back-end of line (BEOL), photomask, and flat panel displays. The Manufacturing Technicianis assigned to a specific tool and works directly with the wiring or sub-assembly groups. This is a fast paced working environment with the opportunity for overtime and career growth opportunities. Our facility has been in business for 54 years and is growing.

This is a first shift position - hours are 7:30 a.m. -4:00 p.m.


  • Build all aspects of production machines (mechanical assembly, electrical wiring, plumbing) with the ability to read PSP plumbing and electrical schematics
  • Assure thatVeeco quality standards are being followed at all times
  • Responsible for working to meet shipping schedule goals
  • Troubleshoot all aspects of production tools
  • Ensure discrepant parts and design problems are conveyed to supervisor and management team
  • Inputdocumentationinto assembly manual and production logbook
  • Ensure delivery of azero-defect product at a production QA
  • Manage direct hand-off of tool to shipping once complete
  • Ability to work overtime hours as needed


Trade or Technical School diploma, High School diploma or GED and at leastone yearof experience in a related field. Must be able to read plumbing and electrical schematics.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Ability to bend, plumb and integrate all tubing connections (stainless steel Swagelok and Flare Tek TFE fittings) according to a plumbing schematic
  • Knowledge of hand tools and light metal working skills (drilling and tapping metal) required
  • Experience with control software on automated machines
  • Able to work with minimal supervision
  • Ability to see a process through from start to finish
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Capacity to produce a high-quality work product
  • Must be comfortable functioning as part of a high-performing team
  • Frequently positions and moves self to effectively and efficiently assemble the machine being built
  • Occasionally lift and move 25 pounds in and around the machine being built
  • Occasionally ascend/descend a ladder to service the machine being built

Veeco is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristics protected by applicable federal, state or local law.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
1+ years
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