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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.

Manufacturing Engineer - Production

Date: Jun 9, 2021

Location: Tualatin, OR, US, 97062

Req ID: 158509

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Job Responsibilities


This position is part of Lam’s Manufacturing Engineering group. The Manufacturing Engineer plays a vital role in supporting the production factory working across organization functions to resolve technical, quality, and production challenges.  Makes the opportunity available to develop excellence in product design and manufacturing. 

The Manufacturing Engineer oversees the planning, development, implementation, and maintenance of manufacturing methods, processes and operations for new and existing products. Ensures the effective use of materials, equipment, and personnel in producing quality products at minimum costs. Acts as liaison with engineering in releasing new products. Develops systems to maintain reports and record keeping of company products. Selects, develops, and evaluates personnel to ensure the efficient operation of the function.

Job Duties


  • Provide technical support of the production floor
  • Work with Lam Product Group Engineering in correcting design errors and driving Root Cause and Corrective Action (RCCA)
  • Drive the improvement of the manufacturing processes to ensure product quality, cost, and on-time-delivery
  • support the identification, implementation, and monitoring of system-level improvements
  • Continuously work on process improvements and developing Best Known Methods (BKMs)
  • Drive RCCA analysis on manufacturing escalations        
  • Identify opportunities for manufacturing quality and safety improvements, and drive improvement projects to completion

Minimum Qualifications


  • BS degree in Electrical, Industrial, or Mechanical Engineering; may consider other technical disciplines
  • Three+ years’ experience supporting industrial, engineering, or quality manufacturing
  • Familiarity with MS Suite and using an ERP
  • Must be willing and able to initially work ½ time onsite and ½ time remote, then post-COVID full time onsite


Additional skills and abilities beneficial for this role include creative thinking, and strong problem solving and troubleshooting ideally in the areas of mechanical, electrical, and software engineering; solid understanding of electrical systems, manufacturing processes, quality systems, statistical process control, basic statistical analysis used in a production setting, and equipment and component manufacturing processes; ability to learn new skills quickly with minimal guidance; effective verbal and written communication and presentation skills; and strong attention to detail.


This posting is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of duties and responsibilities but constitutes a general definition of the scope and function of the position.  

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.

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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