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Equipment Maintenance Technician (2nd Shift)


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Wilton - CT, US




8+ years



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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

Without direct supervision, will support various production CNC and Grinding/Polishing machine maintenance functions including, but not limited to: maintaining running equipment, troubleshooting and repairing broken equipment, installation of new equipment, modifications to existing equipment, and preventative and predictive maintenance of production machines.

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

Key Areas of Responsibility:
-Maintain and repair industrial pneumatic, hydraulic, electric, and mechanical equipment, including manual and CNC machining centers, surface grinders, and large polishers.
-Troubleshoot to the piece part level; recommend and perform required repairs, including part requisition and replacement, with minimal impact to shop productivity.
-Be able to read and research electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic and mechanical schematics and parts diagrams.
-Be familiar with multi-meters and other hand tools.
-Be familiar with lock-out/tag out procedures.
-Be able to work alone or in a team environment.
-Must be able to work safely and follow policies and procedures in an industrial environment under minimal supervision.
-Must possess effective communication skills and basic PC skills.
-Must maintain continuity among work shifts by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs to supervisors and co-workers on all shifts.
-Candidate will be required to wear PPE where appropriate and embrace ASML 8S requirements.

Key Issues Facing Your Job:
-Continuous Improvement of the maintenance program; from enhancing preventive & predictive maintenance, to acquiring and safe guarding critical spare parts.
-Ability to drive multi step rebuilds or refurbishment of legacy equipment.Ability to procure replacement of parts unavailable to commercially acquire direct part replacements. Proper planning and tracking of execution, to implement refurbishment that could be over a period of months. Then follow up the refurbishment is functioning to expectation, spare parts acquired, on-going maintenance requirements documented and scheduled.
-Problem solving; ability to drive a solution to completion of repeating similar equipment failures. Whether it is reoccurring mechanical or electrical.Requires being able to collect and sort through significant historical data, define data that needs to be collected to aid resolving failures, work with OEMs, other suppliers or engineering contractors. Present an action plan, keep it current to resolution.

Key Decisions:
-Equipment Support Technician must be skilled troubleshooter to quickly identify root cause of an unscheduled failure, then effective to execute repair in reasonable time frame.Majority of time should be spent on planned maintenance, whether repair or PMs, this requires attention to detail and care during performance of these tasks to be effective at preventing fails or equipment faults. Must be self-driving to ensure they are adding value daily to Optical Fabrication, and can be counted on to identify equipment needs on their own, and when assigned tasks will drive it to completion.


Electro-mechanical education: AA degree, Technician Certification, Military, or equivalent experience.


Proven knowledge (3-8 Years) of machine repair/maintenance and/or related technical experience.

Personal skills

-Strong analytical and problem solving skills – capable of translating requirements into executable actions.
-Self-motivated with the ability to prioritize, meet deadlines and manage changing priorities
-Ability to effectively communicate one on one and in small groups to operators, management,engineers, suppliers, and customer reps.

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

EOE AA M/F/Veteran/Disability