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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.

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. Our success results from our employees' diverse technical and business expertise, which fuels close collaboration and ongoing innovation. We know that our dynamic, global team of exceptional employees is essential to our continued growth.

Join the Lam Research team, where you can play a vital role in the future of electronics and write your own success story.

Supervisor, Production Control - Spares Ops

Date:  May 24, 2023

Phoenix, AZ, US, 85085

Req ID:  177785

Job Responsibilities

Lam’s Production Control Supervisor (Spares Operations function) supervises a complex set of business processes that are designed to support the Customer Service Business Group (CSBG) commercial business objectives and support a global base of customers with speed and flexible solutions.   This position can be located in Phoenix, AZ, or Livermore, CA.


  • Work from engineering plans and production specifications to establish production schedules, labor loading, and capacity requirements.
  • Oversee the master schedules and ensures comprehensive compliance with materials requirements for manufacturing.
  • Provide input to management; schedule and/or interface with Marketing, Sales, Production, and Engineering managers.
  • Work to resolve (in case of design changes) labor and material shortages, backlogs and other potential schedule interruptions.
  • Deliver inventory solutions to Lam's global manufacturing sites through the identification of supply solutions utilizing a worldwide inventory network and managing logistical teams to deliver to identified sites.
  • Supervise a team to support specific functional and organizational objectives as identified by the executive and senior management staff.
  • Identify and implement solutions in a complex matrix environment working with stakeholders across numerous global teams, utilizing the accepted Lam escalation process to align stakeholder functions where applicable
  • Collect, format, and report data to established set of Key Point Indicators (KPI's) and identify where corrections are required.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Manufacturing, Business, or related, or more than eight (8) years’ directly-related experience in lieu of a degree.
  • Five (5) years' experience in Supply Chain, Manufacturing, Warehouse Logistics, or Spares Operations
  • Previous Supervisory experience
  • Demonstrated proficiency with SAP 4.7 (or higher); and proficiency with MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint).
  • Ability to work in a fast pace changing work environment in Production and Scheduling in support of both internal and external customers.
  • Demonstrate a high level of expertise in problem-solving, interpersonal, and organizational skills.
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Demonstrated problem solving skills in a matrixed business structure

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.

We Look Forward to Your Application


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