Process Engineer - Chemical
The Process Engineer is responsible for the implementation and maintenance of chemical processes used to produce printed circuit boards. This includes application engineering of processes developed by suppliers that are planned for use at TTM, installation of these processes and or equipment, establishment of operating conditions to produce TTM product, daily monitoring of process conditions, and performing failure mode effect analysis to determine failure points of the process. Will be working in a chemical environment and exposed to potentially hazardous chemistries while performing daily job duties. Will undergo Chemical Handling training prior to the start of performing these duties and will actively participate in ongoing hazardous waste and chemical handling training.
Research availability of chemical processes to meet TTM technology needs
Write a project plan for process implementation
Implement process and perform failure mode effect analysis to establish correct operating conditions
Write all necessary procedures and instructions for process operation, maintenance and safety
Monitor process operation on a daily basis to assure consistency
Perform failure analysis and root cause analysis when product/process problems occur
Perform chemical analyses on the processes when required
Responsibilities may include any of the following PCB finishes, plating, etching, electroless copper, cleaning processes and protective applications
Follow all safety measures when handling chemicals and hazardous waste with regard to use, mixing and disposing chemicals
Essential Knowledge and Skills:
Ability to read, write and communicate in English to the degree necessary to perform the job
Knowledge and application of statistical techniques for process control
Knowledge and application of failure mode effect analysis techniques as applied to both process development and process improvement
Must be able to lift 25 pounds without straining
Education and Experience:
0-3 years relevant experience
Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering or related science
Must have a general knowledge of methods used to training people in the operation and theory of the processes they operate
Due to ITAR requirements, candidate must be a US citizen
Must comply with TTM Export Control Policies and Procedures and all applicable laws including ITAR, EAR and OFAC including but not limited to: a) being able to identify ITAR product on the manufacturing floor and understand that access to these products and related technical data is restricted to only US Citizens and US Permanent Residents; b) recognition of Foreign Person visitors by badge differentiation; c) understand and follow authorization procedures for bringing foreign visitors into facilities (VAL); d) understand the Export and ITAR requirements for shipments leaving the US; e) manage vendor approvals for ITAR manufacturing and services.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.