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As a leading global supplier of wafer fabrication equipment and services to the semiconductor industry, Lam Research develops innovative solutions that help our customers build smaller, faster, and more power-efficient devices.

This success is the result of our employees' diverse technical and business expertise, which fuels close collaboration and ongoing innovation.

Join the Lam Research team, where you can write your own success story. Come help us solve our customers' toughest problems and be part of a company that plays a vital role in the future of electronics.

Lam Research - a company where successful people want to work.

Controls Engineer - (Facilities Svc)

Date: Oct 5, 2020

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About Lam….


Together we move the Atoms that move the World:

Imagine working on the front lines of innovation! As one of the semiconductor industry's leading suppliers of wafer fabrication equipment and services, our technology depends on finding and hiring the best and the brightest employees. We know that our dynamic, global team of exceptional employees is essential to our continued growth.


Lam Research - where successful people want to work:

We are a company comprised of people who work hard, deliver outstanding results and maintain a sense of humor during even the most challenging times. This is truly a rare opportunity. Lam Research is a market leader where our core values are not just words on the back of your badge. Given the criticality of this role to Lam Research's success, this philosophy starts with you.

Job Responsibilities
  • Must possess working knowledge of Life safety equipment.  Familiarity with Honeywell equipment and Siemens equipment is a plus.
  • Responsible for managing Life safety projects to meet design requirements, budget and schedules.
  • Capital and expensed project financial management and control experience.
  • Experience with standard operating procedure creation and training skills.
  • Perform Life safety pre-testing and hazmat testing with Authority Having Jurisdiction (AHJ).
  • Provide life safety engineering design review, input and approval for facility infrastructure and process tool installation projects.
  • Provide life safety engineering construction input and commissioning support for facility infrastructure projects.
  • Support as-build documentation of life safety systems and logic diagrams.
  • Maintain load/capacity reports for life safety systems.
  • Drive improvement of life safety system performance and up-time.
  • Perform Failure Mode and Effect Analysis during project design development phase.
  • Manage Life safety contractors to complete scheduled equipment PM and timely fixes of field issues.
Other Job Responsibilities
  • Must be able to troubleshoot and perform minor repair of Gas Detection equipment.
  • Manage Life safety equipment inventory level and perform monthly orders of chemical cassette tapes.
  • Coordinate work with Fire Protection and Fire Detection vendors to perform code compliant monthly inspections, quarterly inspections and annual inspections and testing of fire detection and fire protection system.
  • Must immediately respond to life safety emergencies and provide necessary assistance to ERT investigations.
  • Must be able to work flexible hours to meet business needs.
  • Possess and demonstrate Lam Core Values.
  • Strong safety culture.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in problem solving and root cause analysis skills.
  • Solid written and oral communication skills.
  • Continuous improvement and innovative mindset.
  • Thrive in working in a fast paced, high energy work environment.
  • Value internal and cross-functional teamwork to solving problems.
  • Assertive nature and willingness to support customer needs when challenged.
  • Capable of supporting multiple concurrent projects and assignments.


Minimum Qualification
  • Bachelor’s degree in electrical or mechanical engineering with minimum 5 years of semiconductor R&D lab/wafer fab experience.
  • Responsible for Fremont and Livermore campus life safety systems.
  • Must have 5 years or more experience in successfully managing Life safety projects, performing maintenance and operation of life safety equipment.


More About Us ….


Our work is everywhere you look – even if you can’t actually see it. Lam Research goes deeper than software or chips to the heart of the process that enables chip creation. So if you want to help power the components that empower everything, join us.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.

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