Equipment Technician

Andover, MA, US, 01810

Job Function:  Operations
Req ID:  764

Job Summary

This position will require 1st shift work on Saturdays and Sundays. The remaining three shifts can be worked any days during the week. 

Job Description

  • Provide constant technical support to production operators and supervisors
  • Responsible for generating metrics on equipment uptime, utilization and the overall performance of the work center as it relates to OEE.
  • Will work to improve, debug and optimize machine programs, optimize the setups & change over and ensure full utilizing machine capacity.
  • Help development and improve the equipment maintenance documentation.
  • Provide support to the engineering manufacturing group and may be asked to conduct tests and studies to support department efforts to qualify new equipment/processes and verify functionality of existing equipment/processes.
  • Train and evaluate operators on process and equipment understanding.
  • Perform scheduled maintenance and unscheduled repairs on VI Chip production equipment

Education / Qualifications

  • Associates degree or Certification in engineering, or other technical discipline
  • Minimum of 2 to 4 years of experience directly supporting equipment such as: dispense systems, pick and place equipment, and SMT machines
  • Experience maintaining equipment.
  • Ability to train and mentor manufacturing operators.
  • Experience developing work instructions.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Vicor is an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability

Nearest Major Market: Boston