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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 Supervisor

Date: Apr 7, 2021

Location: Tualatin, OR, US, 97062

Req ID: 156619

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Job Responsibilities

Lam is committed to protecting the health and safety of our employees.  Our manufacturing facilities follow strict guidelines including social distancing protocols, temperature scanning, and maintaining safe distancing between workers, and workstation sanitizing between shifts.


Lam’s Manufacturing Supervisor I is responsible for developing and leading teams in a high-tech production environment. Responsibilities include coordination and alignment of resources to meet Lam’s safety, production and organizational objectives. Supervisors are expected to demonstrate Lam’s core values through professional conduct and a dedication to honesty and integrity. In addition to safety and production objectives, Supervisors are responsible for employee development, employee performance, and corrective actions, as well as collaboration with management, engineers, vendors and customers.

 Job Duties:

• Assign resources and activities based on production priorities, material availability, ship date, and personnel skill
• Monitor capacity, progression and risk of production line
• Address supply chain/logistics issues by following designated escalation paths
• Implement continuous improvement methods to reduce labor and production costs
• Complete employee performance reviews, create employee development plans and conduct regular one on ones
• Review and approve employee timecards
• Perform interview activities in accordance with organizational staffing plan



• Exemplify Lam’s safety culture by demonstrating a Safety-First mindset
• Investigate and document safety events utilizing EHS reporting system and working with EHS resources to develop mitigating/corrective actions
• Addresses safety escalation and enforces company policy
• Inspect and monitor work area by completing RMBWA's
• Ensure employee safety training requirements are met



• Establish production priorities and continuity during shift change through Supervisor pass-down
• Lead/participate in staff meetings with leadership team; coordinate with supervisors to align operations and activities between departments
• Communicate non-standard activities to affected stakeholders
• Encourage teamwork through open communication and collaborative problem-solving
• Conduct quarterly check-ins with employees to monitor performance and provide coaching
• Support employees by allocating time for concerns and feedback
• Communicate and educate direct reports on company policies and procedures
• Facilitate and participate in production meetings


Minimum Qualifications


• Two+ years’ manufacturing experience
• Able to work 12 hour shifts in a clean room environment wearing PPE (bunny suit, safety glasses, masks, shields, gloves, safety footwear)
• Proficiency with use of computer software and database applications
• Ability to effectively communicate in English (read, write, speak)

Physical requirements include the ability to squat, kneel, walk, climb, stand, and reach outside neutral for over 50% of the time; ability to lift 35 pounds; able to distinguish colors.

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


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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