Quality Inspection Team Lead - Guaranteed sign on bonus and relocation

In a nutshell


Wilton - CT, US

Published: 19 days ago Job ID: J-00251306-015

Introduction to the job

Join ASML Wilton today to receive your sign on bonus and relocation.
*Offer valid for Wilton, CT new hire offers made between now and December 23, 2022.

ASML US 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 headquarters are in Veldhoven, the Netherlands, and we have 18 office locations around the United States including main offices in Chandler, Arizona, San Jose and San Diego, California, Wilton, Connecticut, and Hillsboro, Oregon.

The Team Lead for Incoming Quality Control Inspection at ASML is responsible for ensuring all materials sent to QC for inspection are inspected in a timely fashion in full compliance with all design specifications and requirements as described by ASML Technical Product Documentation, inspection results are obtained at the highest standards possible, and communication of results are presented in a timely and professional fashion to all concerned parties. This person will also oversee the second shift inspection team to ensure efficient utilization of time, balance of work duties, safety practices are being followed and solid handoff from previous shift on a daily basis. This person will also perform hands on inspections on materials as needed to ensure all materials are processed in the shortest time possible at the highest accuracy.

This position requires access to controlled technology, as defined in the Export Administration Regulations (15 C.F.R. § 730, et seq.). Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to access such controlled technology prior to beginning work. Business demands may require ASML to proceed with candidates who are immediately eligible to access controlled technology.

Role and responsibilities

  • Manage team of inspectors to ensure priority material are processed in the needed order.
  • Ensure all processing is recorded accurately and present reports as needed.
  • Become Key User in SAP to troubleshoot and manage all SAP issues.
  • Train new employees as needed.
  • Inspect material to ASML TPD and document inspection results by writing Material Notification reports for non-conforming parts using SAP to qualify and quantify observed deviations from the product Technical Procurement
  • Document. Interface with engineering with the results.
  • Material Handling experience a plus, with use of electric forklifts, pallet jacks, dollies overhead crane and other related equipment.


  • Closely control the use of tools, materials and equipment; Verify conformance of incoming materials
  • Issue non-conformity reports for all non-conforming materials
  • Maintain work area in accordance with 5S principles.
  • Properlytransfer material in SAP for stock, rework or scrap.
  • Maintain material status in Excel (or similar) spreadsheet.
  • Maintain safe and healthy work environment by following standards and procedures and complying with all company regulations.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities and reading technical publications.

Education and experience

  • Certified in Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing. Strong equivalent considered.
  • Strong Ability to read and understand engineering drawings used to inspect machined parts.
  • Proficient in surface plate layout and dimensional inspection techniques.
  • Proficient with dimensional inspection and test equipment (Caliper, Micrometer, Pin Gauges, Gauge Blocks, Micro Hite Gauge, Go-No Go Gauge, Depth Gauge etc.)
  • Proficient with; Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word(and SAP a plus).

Personal Skills & Competencies:

  • Solid leadership skills.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Interpersonal skills to deal with people at all levels within the organization and outside.
  • Organizational skills and detailed record keeping.
  • Ability to pay close attention to detail, work under pressure, and meet deadlines.
  • Self-motivated with the ability to organize, prioritize, and manage changing priorities.
  • Experienced in Microsoft Office Suite [Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook]


Working at the cutting edge of tech, you’ll always have new challenges and new problems to solve – and working together is the only way to do that. You won’t work in a silo. Instead, you’ll be part of a creative, dynamic work environment where you’ll collaborate with supportive colleagues. There is always space for creative and unique points of view. You’ll have the flexibility and trust to choose how best to tackle tasks and solve problems.

To thrive in this job, you’ll need the following skills:

  • 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.
  • Must be able to read and interpret data, information, and documents.
  • Strong customer focus and commitment to customer satisfaction through prioritization, quality, efficiency and professionalism.
  • Ability to complete assignments with attention to detail and high degree of accuracy.
  • Proven ability to perform effectively in a demanding environment with changing workloads and deadlines.
  • Result driven-demonstrate ownership and accountability.
  • Identifies bottlenecks and drives improvements.
  • Work independently or as part of a team and follow through on assignments with minimal supervision.
  • Demonstrate open, clear, concise and professional communication.
  • Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with manager, co-workers and customer.
  • Work according to a strict set of procedures within the provided timelines.

Diversity & Inclusion

ASML is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values and respects the importance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is the policy of the company to recruit, hire, train and promote persons in all job titles without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity. We recognize that diversity and inclusion is a driving force in the success of our company.

Other information

Role within Office


  • Routinely required to sit; walk; talk; hear; use hands to keyboard, finger, handle, and feel; stoop, kneel, crouch, twist, reach, and stretch. Occasionally required to move around the campus.
  • Occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.
  • May require travel dependent on business needs.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

Role within the Factory


  • Must be willing to work in a clean room environment, wearing coveralls, hoods, booties, safety glasses and gloves for entire duration of shift.
  • 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 may occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
  • 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 with moderate to high noise level.
  • Must be willing to work a compressed work week schedule – twelve-hour long shift and rotating from three to four days a week.
  • This must include references to day and night shifts for accommodation purposes.

Additional responsibilities for Wilton Factory:

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.

  • The employee is required to work in a cleanroom environment: full gowning (full body coveralls, hood, CR safety shoes, face mask, nitrile gloves and safety glasses. Working under ISO 9000/14000 standards).
  • Operating/working around overhead cranes, fork trucks and motorized pallet movers.
  • Working around lasers; working with ladders; working on platforms; and working around chemicals.
  • 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.
  • The environment generally is moderate in temperature and noise level.

EOE AA M/F/Veteran/Disability

Need to know more about applying for a job at ASML? Read our frequently asked questions.

Learn more about this job