Applied Materials
Santa Clara, CA
13 days ago


Applied Materials is the leader in materials engineering solutions to produce virtually every new chip and advanced display in the world.  Our expertise in modifying materials at atomic levels and on an industrial scale enables customers to transform possibilities into reality.  Our innovations make possible™ the technology shaping the future.


Key Responsibilities

  • Technical Facilities position to provide technical leadership in space planning, MEP/HVAC BIM/CAD, equipment install feasibility & planning; facilities capacity; and As-Built/Point-of-Connection update & revision control for multiple semiconductor or display equipment lab facilities;
  • Develop MEP/HVAC BIM and CAD for existing and new facilities;
  • Develop accurate layout, scope of work, cost estimate and schedule forecast for equipment install and other facilities projects;
  • Execute 30% Design (Planning) for equipment install and other facilities projects,
  • Manage facilities CAD database, mechanical and electrical point-of-connection and as-built;
  • Collaborate with Business Units to identify future lab facilities plans and requirements in order to meet Company product roadmap;
  • Collaborate with Facilities Operations & Engineering to implement and refine facilities capacity model;
  • Assume additional duties and projects as directed by management


Functional Knowledge

  • In-depth knowledge and experience of Semiconductor R&D Facilities planning procedures and processes
  • In-depth knowledge of building, fire, safety, and cleanroom standards and codes
  • In-depth knowledge and experience of MEP/HVAC BIM/CAD
  • Technical knowledge of the semiconductor manufacturing equipment and support equipment
  • Working experience as a planning engineer, facilities engineer or design & construction engineer in semiconductor manufacturing (wafer fab) facilities a strong plus
  • Knowledge of semiconductor facilities systems including but not limited to acid waste and exhaust, solvent waste and exhaust, chilled/condenser water, hot water, process chilled water & DI water, process gases, controls, and monitoring systems
  • Knowledge of Fire Life Safety and Gas Life Safety Systems and requirements
  • Knowledge of City Permit requirements, National Electrical Code, Uniform Building Code, and Fire Codes
  • Knowledge of Environmental & Safety regulations and requirements.
  • Knowledge of building control systems and remote energy management systems
  • Strong analytical skills and knowledge of SPC, 8D, DMAIC, FMEA and other tools
  • Ability to work effectively as an individual with minimal direction, and as part of a larger multifunctional team
  • Good team player in any environment; extensive experience using these skills to resolve differences amongst peers and stakeholders
  • Highly proficient in Windows based software including Excel, Word, Project, Visio & PowerPoint; and familiarity with Cimplicity, TRIRIGA and MAXIMO
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills


Business Expertise

  • Interprets internal/external business challenges and recommends best practices to improve products, processes or services



  • May lead functional teams or projects with moderate resource requirements, risk, and/or complexity


Problem Solving

  • Leads others to solve complex problems; uses sophisticated analytical thought to exercise judgment and identify innovative solutions



  • Impacts the achievement of customer, operational, project or service objectives; work is guided by functional policies


Interpersonal Skills

  • Communicates difficult concepts and negotiates with others to adopt a different point of view


  • Company Facts:
    • Ticker: Nasdaq: AMAT
    • Market Cap: $43.5 billion
    • Fiscal 2018 Revenue: $17.3 billion
    • Fiscal 2018 R&D: $2 billion
    • Founded: November 10, 1967
    • Headquarters: Santa Clara, California
    • Global Presence: 93 locations in 17 countries
    • Manufacturing: China, Germany, Israel, Italy, Singapore, Switzerland, Taiwan, United States
    • Employees: ~24,000 worldwide
    • Patents: >14,300 issued


Applied Materials is committed to diversity in its workforce including Equal Employment Opportunity for Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.

About the Company

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Applied Materials

Applied Materials (Nasdaq: AMAT) is the leader in Materials engineering solutions used to produce virtually every new chip and advanced display in the world. Our expertise in modifying materials at atomic levels and on an industrial scale enables customers to transform possibilities into reality. At Applied Materials, our innovations make possible the technology shaping the future. To support customers around the world, Applied Materials employs approximately 22,000 people in over 100 locations in 18 countries.

10,000 employees or more
Manufacturing - Other
401K, Employee Referral Program, Life Insurance, Long Term Disability, Medical, Dental and Vision, Paid Holidays, Professional Development, Retirement / Pension Plans, Stock Options, Tuition Reimbursement, Vacation/paid time off