Cree Semiconductor Manufacturing Technician--Supply Chain in Durham, North Carolina

Title: Semiconductor Manufacturing Technician

Department: Supply Chain

Shift: 1st shift + 1 weekend day


The Semiconductor Manufacturing Technician II is primarily responsible for managing finished wafer inventory and preparing finished materials for shipping. This individual will need to show an attention to detail and quality. Flexibility is critical to success in this role. This opening for 1st shift with 1 weekend day.


Work closely with a team of other semiconductor manufacturing techs and engineers

Perform independently various aspects of Materials processing and fulfillment according to established procedures

Utilitze cross-functional communication, in regards to customer service, shipping and operations

Delicately handle, process and sort wafers

Deliver materials internally to other departments

Use vacuum wands

Drive an electric golf cart

Initiate quality inspections and dispositions of manufactured products

Summarize and communicate findings accurately to engineering team and management

Minimum Requirements:

Associates Degree in Engineering or Science OR at least 2 years in a technical role

Candidate must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident (Green Card Holder)

Able to adjust to changing priorities and schedules

Able to follow verbal and written work instructions and communicate clearly

Able to coordinate several tasks in multiple areas

Able to demonstrate and communicate complex work instructions, observe performance to specification, provide required feedback to assure knowledge is transferred.

Proficient in MS office applications, primarily Excel

Good manual dexterity and mobility

Ability to work independently and as a part of a larger team of technicians and operators

Must have a flexible work schedule and the ability to work overtime on short notice

Preferred Qualifications:

3+ years experience in a high-volume manufacturing environment, preferably semiconductor

Cleanroom experience

Since our beginning 30 years ago, we have introduced innovative and disruptive solutions that enable a more efficient, productive and safer world. We continue our leadership in developing market-leading lighting-class LEDs, lighting products and semiconductor products for power and radio frequency (RF) applications. We believe in unlocking the power and potential of technology, enabling the world to do more with less. We aim to transform the way people experience light and are also leading the innovation of Power/RF products that move us toward a more energy efficient future.

Be part of our future and have a direct impact while working for an organization that provides a place to work alongside brilliant people, a competitive total rewards package, and a problem solving culture. We invite you to submit an application if you feel we would be a good fit.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Requisition ID: 2018-6125

External Company Name: Cree, Inc

External Company URL:

Street: Cree, Inc., c/o Shared Services