Clean Room Technician - Nights (D Shift)

2401 E 86th St, Bloomington, MN 55425, USA Req #927
Wednesday, July 26, 2023
SkyWater is co-creating our employees’ careers the same way we co-create revolutionary computing technologies that enable developers to bring innovations to market. In our Minnesota headquarters and Florida location, employees work together to activate our vision to improve the world by revolutionizing technology realization.

Joining our US investor-owned team means contributing to commercialization of some of the most exciting technologies the world has ever seen including 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 Trusted intellectual property security and quality manufacturing services.  

SkyWater’s Values of Integrity, Excellence, Collaboration, Empowerment and Growth Mindset guide us to cultivate a learning environment and invest in developing the knowledge of highly skilled, dedicated employees. We provide them with a dynamic workplace, open communication and an opportunity to grow within the company. If you’re searching for a company where you can be a part of the next level of technology and truly make a difference, consider joining SkyWater today!
Clean Room Technician - Nights - D Shift
SkyWater is co-creating the next wave of computing by operating a unique business model that enables innovative technology developers to utilize our expertise and volume-manufacturing capabilities to bring their revolutionary products to market. In other words, we design and build microchips that are placed inside and steer the operational functionality of medical devices, smart homes, transportation systems, wearable technology, and lots of other devices driven by the Internet of Things. We also make more specialized chips for aerospace & defense! 
SkyWater’s Values of Integrity, Excellence, Collaboration, Empowerment, and Growth Mindset guide us to cultivate a learning environment and invest in developing the knowledge of our highly skilled and dedicated employees. We provide them with a dynamic workplace, open communication, and an opportunity to grow within the company.
If you are looking to begin, continue, or change your career, then we have a place for you. Our technicians have the unique opportunity to learn about the industry from the ground up and build long-lasting careers with us. 
Shift: D Shift. This is defined as Thursday through Saturday and every other Wednesday from 6:00 pm to 6:15 am
Pay Premium: This role offers a 25% shift differential
Sign-On Bonus: All new hires will receive a $1,500 sign-on bonus with a payout schedule of $500 at 30, 60, and 90 days post start date.
3 weeks of accrued paid vacation
Quarterly/Annual bonus potential
Benefits day one including medical, dental, and more!
401K with company match
Career advancement opportunities
On-site fitness facility
On-site self-serve market 
Tuition reimbursement
Position Summary: As a Clean Room Technician, you serve on the front lines and are critical to the success and growth of the company. Day to day responsibilities might look something like this:  
Operate assigned machines in a cleanroom environment.
Load and unload wafer production machines (microchips); monitor equipment to ensure procedures run as intended.
Follow detailed instructions to ensure correct procedures are completed.
Perform quality inspections on finished products.
Uphold the company’s core values of Integrity, Excellence, Collaboration, Empowerment, and Growth Mindset.
Must be at least 18 years of age 
High school diploma or equivalent
Basic to intermediate computer skills
Must be able to effectively follow written instructions 
Effective verbal and written communication skills 
Talent to multi-task and manage a large volume of activity and demand
Career Minded: We are seeking individuals that want to grow with us
Previous semiconductor industry always a plus
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 stand and walk for the duration of a 12-hour shift
Ability to repetitively lift and/or move up to 12 pounds
The employee will be required to work in a clean room environment: full gowning (full body coveralls, hood, face mask, nitrile gloves, and safety glasses)
Must be willing to submit to a pre-employment drug test and criminal background check
To thrive in this job, you will need the following skills and traits:
Open, clear, concise, and professional verbal and written communication
Dynamism, excitement, and a positive can-do attitude
Must be able to read and interpret data, information, and documents
Proven ability to perform effectively in a demanding environment with changing workloads and deadline
Ability to identify, multi-task, and resolve multiple priority issues quickly and efficiently to improve overall fab performance
Ability to learn and understand process flow quickly and support the engineering organization as needed
U.S. Person Required: SkyWater Technology, Inc. is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All accepted applications must be U.S. Persons as defined by ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. Person as a U.S. citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident, Political Asylee, or Refugee.
If you’re searching for a company where you can be a part of the next level of technology and make a difference, consider joining SkyWater today!
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

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  • Pay Type Hourly
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  • 2401 E 86th St, Bloomington, MN 55425, USA