Bloomington, MN, USA Req #737
Friday, August 26, 2022
Bold Thinking. World Changing. At SkyWater, our ingenuity helps improve lives around the world by manufacturing U.S. made semiconductors that are essential ingredients of modern life. Automotive safety enhancements, life-saving medical devices, consumer electronics and American security require semiconductors. Working in our Minnesota headquarters or Florida location, employees join together to improve the world. 
Explore what’s possible. Joining our U.S. investor-owned team means contributing to and learning about the commercialization of some of the most exciting technologies the world has ever seen. We are turning “science fiction” into everyday reality through technologies such as superconducting, 3D integrated circuits or computer chips, carbon nanotubes, photonic logic devices, micro electro-mechanical systems and other emerging device topologies. We manufacture products for aerospace and defense, medical, automotive, consumer and industrial markets, to name a few. Our customers include emerging leaders who rely on our intellectual property security and quality manufacturing services.
Step into the future. SkyWater’s values of Integrity, Excellence, Collaboration, Empowerment and Growth Mindset guide us to cultivate an empowered, learning environment. We also invest in developing highly skilled, dedicated employees — and employees who are entering the workforce for the first time, from the military, and a variety of educational backgrounds. 
Are you bold thinking? Find your place on our team and help us change the world!
Position Summary: Expeditors coordinate the movement of inventory through the various manufacturing areas in the Fab. They do this by maintaining schedules regarding production and customer deadlines. Keeping track of inventory, identifying workflows, and prioritizing lots with dynamic deadlines.

Pay Premium: This role offers a 10% differential for maintaining expeditor responsibilities
Role and Responsibilities:
  • Schedule, communicate, and prioritize shift needs with area leads.
  • Drive and prioritize all critical lots.
  • Shift owner for driving advanced technology service material.
  • Track and prioritize lots to ensure revenue generation for each quarter.
  • Work with Engineering, Maintenance, and planning to meet daily and quarterly Fab requirements.
  • Assist engineering with manual processing of customer material to ensure engineering experiments are completed correctly and in a timely manner.
  • Give work direction and document issues and escalate to ensure barriers are removed for this critical inventory to meet customer schedules.
  • Monitor problem lots daily and work with Engineering and Production to create a plan to keep inventory moving.
  • The job also requires performing other duties as assigned. Percentages of time spent on job duties are estimates and may vary for each position or shift.
Required Qualifications:
  • High school diploma, General Educational Development (GED) diploma, or equivalent
  • 2+ years of manufacturing experience (semiconductors preferred).
  • Experience with MS Office applications such as Word, PowerPoint, and Excel.
  • Self-motivated individual; Must be able to multitask on multiple projects/assignments.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Effective organizational and planning skills.
  • Detail-oriented.
  • U.S. Citizenship Required. 
Additional Requirements:
  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job
  • Routinely required to walk; talk; hear; use hands to keyboard, finger, handle, and feel; stoop, kneel, crouch, twist, reach, and stretch. Occasionally required to move around the facility
  • Occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds
  • The employee will be required to work in a cleanroom environment: full gowning (full body coveralls, hood, face mask, nitrile gloves, and safety glasses)
SkyWater has an exciting environment where the brightest semiconductor minds come together to achieve exceptional results. We offer competitive salary and financial benefits, such as, bonuses, life insurance, 401k match, and opportunities to buy SkyWater stock at a discounted rate. 
We provide benefits that promote a healthy life, such as, comprehensive benefits package including benefit eligibility day one, paid time off, paid holidays, an on-site fitness facility, an on-site, self-serve market and so much more! 

SkyWater is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Applicants for all job openings are welcome and will be considered without regard to age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, transgender status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, genetic characteristics, medical conditions, family care or medical leave status, military service or status as a Protected Veteran, marital status, familial status, membership or activity in a local human rights commission, status with regard to public assistance, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local laws (“Protected Characteristics”). SkyWater complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws concerning EEO/AA employment. SkyWater complies with federal and state disability laws and makes reasonable accommodations for applicants and employees with disabilities. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact Human Resources at 952-851-5200 or Human_Resources@SkyWatertechnology.com

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  • Pay Type Hourly
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  • Bloomington, MN, USA