Senior Facilities Engineer - Mechanical

Posted 01 May 2024

San Jose, California - United States

Req Id 274542


Work Your Magic with us! Start your next chapter and join EMD Electronics.

Ready to explore, break barriers, and discover more? We know you’ve got big plans – so do we! Our colleagues across the globe love innovating with science and technology to enrich people’s lives with our solutions in Healthcare, Life Science, and Electronics. Together, we dream big and are passionate about caring for our rich mix of people, customers, patients, and planet. That's why we are always looking for curious minds that see themselves imagining the unimaginable with us.

Everything we do in EMD Electronics is to help us deliver on our purpose of being the company behind the companies, advancing digital living. We are dedicated to being the trusted supplier of high-tech materials, services and specialty chemicals for the electronics, automotive and cosmetics industries. We foster a global collaborative organization made up of individuals who have the passion to win, obsess about the customer, are relentlessly curious and act with urgency. Together, we push the boundaries of science to make more possible for our customers.



As a Senior Facilities Engineer, you will play a crucial role in providing technical expertise in mechanical engineering for a variety of asset builds, repairs, and infrastructure modifications. Your responsibilities will include managing and maintaining the infrastructure, utilities, and cleanroom environments essential for semiconductor manufacturing. With a focus on facility optimization, cleanroom management, maintenance, utilities sustainability, emergency response, safety, project management, documentation, compliance, and security, you will be a key contributor to the success of the semiconductor manufacturing facility. Additionally, you will be instrumental in overseeing equipment, piping, HVAC systems, and building infrastructure in a manufacturing environment, ensuring the efficient and effective operation of our facilities.


Minimum Qualifications

  • BS degree in mechanical engineering or related field
  • 5+ years of relevant industry experience
  • Experience supporting capital projects
  • Expertise in mechanical engineering related to equipment, piping, HVAC systems, utilities, and building infrastructure in a manufacturing environment.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Professional Engineer certification
  • Strong project management skills and the ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong understanding of cleanroom environments and semiconductor manufacturing facilities.
  • Familiarity with relevant safety and environmental regulations in the semiconductor industry
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Experience in working with external contractors
  • Computer skills, including a working knowledge of Microsoft Windows/Word/Excel, AutoCAD, and Computerized Maintenance Management Systems
  • Ability to read/develop electrical line drawings and piping and instrumentation drawings
  • Working knowledge of OSHA's Standards for Construction Safety, Process Safety Management, Lockout/Tagout, Hot Work, and Confined Space Entry
  • Strong technical knowledge in mechanical engineering, including safety standards, mechanical design specifications, and reviewing technical drawings
  • Exceptional documentation skills, demonstrating discipline and attention to detail


Pay Range for this position: $73,000 - $219,000


Our ranges incorporate all levels and career types available within this specific role, and are derived from relevant industry market data.  Should we decide to make an offer, we will consider several factors, including but not limited to your location, skills, experience, career level, and other job-related factors.  This role may offer the following benefits: medical, vision, and dental insurance; life insurance; disability insurance; a 401(k) matching program; paid time off; and paid holidays; among other employee benefits. This role may also be eligible for short-term or long-term incentive compensation, including, but not limited to, cash bonuses.


What we offer: We are curious minds that come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences. We celebrate all dimensions of diversity and believe that it drives excellence and innovation, strengthening our ability to lead in science and technology. We are committed to creating access and opportunities for all to develop and grow at your own pace. Join us in building a culture of inclusion and belonging that impacts millions and empowers everyone to work their magic and champion human progress!

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