Oversee mechanical systems for a multitude of Semiconductor Lab facilities involvingScrubbed Exhaust, RO/DI, PCW,WWT, BMS control systems, andHVAC systems. Evaluate existing and new technologies to reduce operating costs and improve reliability.
Knowledgeable of construction processes, start-up, testing, commissioning and acceptance of systems and buildings operations.
Interact and Manage 3rd party IFM provider to ensure proper opeartions and maintenance of mechanical, fire life safety, exhaust, and applicable controls systems
Specify the development of design or modify engineering assemblies, layout/schematics and/or detailed drawings/specifications of complex scope
Review and approve facility systems, fit-up and tool hook-up designs
Candidate has a proven track record in managing a safe culture with leading indicators and methods that promote a safe working environment including incident investigation and corrective actions.
Participate in the planning of facilities changes, working toward economy of operation, maximum use of facilities and equipment, and compliance with laws and regulations.
Coordinate with the design and construction team, Facilities Operations, and EH&S in developing, reviewing, and approving design criteria, layouts and detail drawings.
Identify and implement opportunities to achieve lowest cost of ownership while maintaining reliability
Apply engineering skills and tools to problem solve and deliver solutions
Resolve issues related to design criteria and performance specifications required to meet unique operating requirements in building and safety codes.
Identify general areas for process and program improvement and implementation of enhancements through assignment and management of appropriate personnel
Manage the development of departmental budgets in accordance with corporate business plans.
Direct the development of budgetary strategies to effectively accommodate significant changes to business conditions, opportunities, and requirements.
Demonstrates in-depth and/or breadth of expertise in own discipline and broad knowledge of other disciplines within the function (i.e. mechanical, electrical, controls, etc.)
Identify and conceptually scope safety, compliance, capacity, redundancy, and cost savings projects
Obtain funding and manage facilities projects per scope, schedule & budget
Knowledge of local Fire, Building, and Environmental codes
Experience with MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, AutoCAD, SCADA (e.g. GE Cimplicity), and CMMS (e.g.IBM Maximo)
5+ years working experience as a mechanical engineer in semiconductor or similar industry
Experience with contract management and negotiation
Analyze budgets, assist in fiscal budget planning, and manage services to budgets
Anticipates business and regulatory issues
Recommends product, process or service improvements
Leads projects and teams with notable risk and complexity to achieve milestones and objectives
Excellent at multi-tasking, able to respond promptly to issues, and effectively and quickly restore facilities systems
Develops strategy for project execution
Perform problem solving, troubleshooting, and root cause analysis
Solves complex problems with broad impact on the business; requires conceptual and innovative thinking to develop solutions
Impacts the direction and resource allocation for IFM management
Contributes to the development of functional strategy
Coordinate with multiple groups (planning, construction, safety, maintenance service provider, building owners, management, etc.) to minimize facility or system downtime and business interruptions
Communicates complex ideas, anticipates potential objections and persuades others, often at senior levels, to adopt a different point of view
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
BS in Mechanical Engineering
Industrial, Manufacturing and Research and Development experience preferred in facilities engineering.
7-10 years minimum mechanical engineering design experience
Licensed California Mechanical Engineer or Professional Engineer preferred
LEED accreditation a plus
Experience with Revit/BIM a plus
Strong skills with ACAD, MS Word, Excel, Access and Project
Knowledge of current California Building, Mechanical and Plumbing codes and Title 24 requirements is essential
Must have mechanical engineering design experience for industrial facilities, labs, clean rooms and data centers involving HVAC, chillers, boilers, plumbing, process piping and utility distribution for campus wide facilities.
Must be able to work independently and provide all mechanical engineering and design for the project.
Strong communications skills required to coordinate work between in-house design team members
Strong presentation and teaming skills to coordinate with client management and end-user representative
Years of Experience:
7 – 10 Years
Yes, 10% of the Time
U.S. Salary Range:
$140,000.00 – $192,500.00
The salary offered to a selected candidate will be based on a number of factors including location and level and will vary depending on confirmed job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. In addition to a comprehensive benefits package, candidates may be eligible for other forms of compensation such as participation in a bonus and a stock award program, as applicable.
Applied Materials is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law.