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At Lam Research, we create equipment that drives technological advancements in the semiconductor industry. Our innovative solutions enable chipmakers to power progress in nearly all aspects of modern life, and it takes each member of our team to make it possible.

Across our organization, our employees come to work and change the world. We take on the toughest challenges with precision and accuracy. We push for the next big semiconductor breakthrough. We lead the way in one of the most critical and fast-moving industries on the planet. And we do it together, with deep connections and limitless collaboration.

The impact we have on the world is made possible by focusing on our people. So we recognize and celebrate our teams’ achievements. We strive to create an inclusive and diverse culture where everyone’s contribution and voice has value. We evaluate and evolve our offerings, so our people receive the support and empowerment to do meaningful things for their lives, careers, and communities.

Because at Lam, we believe that when people are the priority and they’re inspired to unleash the power of innovation for a better world together, anything is possible.

Facilities Control & FLSS Engineer

Date:  Jul 12, 2024

Batu Kawan, MY

Req ID:  182371
Worker Category:  On-site

The Impact You’ll Make

Plans facilities changes for plant, office, and production equipment layouts, working toward economy of operation, maximum use of facilities and equipment, and compliance with laws and regulations. Coordinates with architecture/engineering firms in developing design criteria and preparing layout and detail drawings. Reviews and estimates design costs including equipment, installation, labor, materials, preparation and other related costs. Inspects construction and installation progress for conformance to established drawings, specifications, and schedules. Develops criteria and performance specifications required to meet unique operating requirements and building and safety codes.

What You’ll Do

  • Developing controls and networking design.  Develop hardware assembly and wiring diagrams for supervisory control and data acquisition systems (SCADA), develop control system software in PLC ladder logic, function block, structured text and HMI programming as well as performing all continued ownership and troubleshooting of the SCADA and PLC systems.  Must have relevant experience being lead engineer for hardware engineering.  Experienced designing process flow diagrams, P&IDs, single line diagrams, cable and conduit schedules, instrumentation and control data sheets, I/O lists and controls narratives/sequence of operations. 
  • Configure and troubleshoot networking devices such as industrial Ethernet switches, gateways and OPC servers. 
  • Manage and own all control system operations.  Ensure any modifications and contractor installations reflect all quality standards. 
  • Engineering design reviews, construction oversight and start-up/commissioning support for facility construction and manufacturing systems expansions
  • Drive improvement of infrastructure system performance and up-time.
  • Provide technical oversight to operations and maintenance mainly in control & fire protection system. 
  • Review fire protection system design and work closely with FM Global on the gap assessment and compliance. 
  • Support as-built documentation of mechanical system layouts and P&ID’s

Who We’re Looking For

  • Experience with Allen Bradley PLC hardware/software.  ControlLogix PLC programming experience developing new programs and troubleshooting existing programs.
  • Experience with HMI programming and troubleshooting.  
  • Experience with VFD selection, programming, wiring, and interfacing.  Relevant knowledge of sizing of drives and components for drive functionality and safety. 
  • Vast variety of experience selecting and implementing wide ranges of instrumentation.
  • Experiences in Mechanical knowledge.
  • Well verse of Fire Protection System and related codes & standards (NFPA, FM, BOMBA, MS and UBBL requirement)

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in Electrical & Controls, Mechanical or Chemical Engineering or Computer Science with 5-8 years of semiconductor manufacturing, R&D lab, wafer fab experience in controls and instrumentation.  Technical degree and certificate with equivalent experience may be substituted.

Our Commitment


We believe it is important for every person to feel valued, included, and empowered to achieve their full potential. By bringing unique individuals and viewpoints together, we achieve extraordinary results.

Lam Research ("Lam" or the "Company") is an equal opportunity employer. Lam is committed to and reaffirms support of equal opportunity in employment and non-discrimination in employment policies, practices and procedures on the basis of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, sexual orientation, or military and veteran status or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws. It is the Company's intention to comply with all applicable laws and regulations. Company policy prohibits unlawful discrimination against applicants or employees.

Lam offers a variety of work location models based on the needs of each role. Our hybrid roles combine the benefits of on-site collaboration with colleagues and the flexibility to work remotely and fall into two categories – On-site Flex and Virtual Flex. ‘On-site Flex’ you’ll work 3+ days per week on-site at a Lam or customer/supplier location, with the opportunity to work remotely for the balance of the week. ‘Virtual Flex’ you’ll work 1-2 days per week on-site at a Lam or customer/supplier location, and remotely the rest of the time.

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