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Senior Production Team Leader - OFP DMG



Other technical job categories

Other technical job categories

In a nutshell


Wilton - CT, US




3-7 years


High school

Job Category

Optics, Other technical job categories, Other technical job categories


ASML brings together the most creative minds in science and technology to develop lithography machines that are key to producing faster, cheaper, more energy-efficient microchips. We design, develop, integrate, market and service these advanced machines, which enable our customers - the world’s leading chipmakers - to reduce the size and increase the functionality of their microchips, which in turn leads to smaller, more powerful consumer electronics. Our main headquarters are located in Veldhoven, the Netherlands, and we also have 18 office locations around the United States- including main offices in Wilton, CT, Chandler, AZ, San Jose, CA and San Diego, CA.

Job Mission

ASML is a world leader in the manufacture of advanced technology systems for the semiconductor industry.ASML’s corporate headquarters is in Veldhoven, the Netherlands. Manufacturing sites and research and development facilities are located in Connecticut, California and the Netherlands. Technology development centers and training facilities are located in the United States, Japan, Korea, the Netherlands, and Taiwan. Additionally, ASML provides optimal service to its customers via over 50 sales and service organizations in 16 countries. Founded in the Netherlands in 1984, the company is publicly traded on Euronext Amsterdam and NASDAQ under the symbol ASML.

Job Description

Planning: Ensure steady productivity occurs throughout the shift.Must be able to set up a detailed production schedule, within the constraints of the Manufacturing Plan and available resources. Ensure progress and output to plan. Solve problems, follow escalation protocol, provide recovery plans, and inform relevant parties on deviations from plan.

Output: Ensure standard work processes are followed.Manage capacity and determine resource allocation requirements; initiate cross-training to effectively manage capacity gaps within your areas.Realize the planned output of all deliverables.Ensure that the level of know-how and the training of the team members is sufficient to be able to realize all plans.Ensure all barriers to the daily plan, quality and part issues are recorded and reported.

Quality: Ensure quality standards and processes are followed.Ensure the quality of the output of Volume Production meets and adheres to the full product specifications: via production processes set by engineering.

Infrastructure: Review infrastructure to assure effective and efficient Volume Production tasks. Ensure the availability and proper use of effective production and qualification procedures and systems.Participate in interviews and resume reviews.

Cooperation: Support cooperation throughout Production by resolving production issues independently, thru finding solutions and improving working concepts, giving input and feedback, and supporting the execution of all tasks.Creating a good working environment the fostering team work and ownership.Lead Tier meetings.In Group Leader’s absence, participate in Production Meetings.Actively participate in the people performance management (PPM) process as an Appraiser.

Lean Manufacturing: Maintain a clean and safe work place in accordance with 5S protocol.Ensure incorporation of Lean Manufacturing concepts in the day to day operations.Support and promote an safety culture that improves efficiency by using 5S techniques, Kaizen events, and Six Sigma concepts.Facilitate continuous improvement and waste reduction efforts.

Communication: Proficient writing and verbal skills.Able to express complex issues in simple terms.Provide meaningful feedback in a timely matter.Communicate daily with Group Leaders / Manager on the plan and the status at the start and end of the shift.


High School diploma required, Higher Vocational Education in Technical Field or equivalent experience.


-Minimum of 2 – 5 years of manufacturing experience with some leadership (fast paced environment).
-Knowledge of Production Management.
-Quality Assurance.
-Improvement Techniques.

Personal skills

-Requires forward thinking leader; initiative; embrace challenges.
-Willing to embrace new concepts.
-Must work comfortably in a manufacturing environment that utilizes Lean Manufacturing.
-Effective communicator: written and verbal.
-Must have a working knowledge of the MS Office Suite.
-Social skills to communicate at several levels, team builder, customer oriented.
-Knowledge of SAP is required or equivalent MRP/ERP system.
-Must be capable of working in a clean room environment (as needed).

Context of the position

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. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
-While performing the duties of this job, the employee routinely is required to sit; walk; talk; hear; use hands to keyboard, finger, handle, and feel; stoop, kneel, crouch, twist, reach, and stretch.
-The employee is occasionally required to move around the campus.
-The employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.
-May require travel dependent on company needs.
-Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
-Can work under deadlines.
-The environment generally is moderate in temperature and noise level.
-Must be able to read and interpret data, information, and documents.
-Can observe and respond to people and situations and interact with others encountered in the course of work.
-Can learn and apply new information or skills.

Other information

EEO/AA (W/M/Vets/Disability) Employer.