Equipment/Facilities Engineering Technician

Full-time, 1st Shift (8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.)

We are looking for an Equipment Maintenance Technician to lead the equipment maintenance effort at TruTag’s Oahu-based manufacturing facility.

Job Functions

  • Responsible for providing the primary technical maintenance expertise for both manual and semi-automated production equipment in a cleanroom environment.
  • Maintain and make repairs for process tools and work with process engineers to maintain maximum tool and process uptime.
  • Document and communicate issues regarding production equipment operation.
  • Maintain knowledge of related manufacturing plant systems.
  • Create and maintain an efficient PM schedule to maximize equipment uptime.
  • Work with the Quality Control group to maintain calibration of all test equipment, both in-house and outsourced services.
  • Coordinate with tool/process owners for equipment repair and maintenance.
  • Coordinate replacement and new equipment parts ordering.
  • Manage the Spare Parts inventory for all critical manufacturing systems.
  • Engage with the engineering team on the design and engineering of tool improvements.


  • Must have demonstrated experience in electro-mechanical system maintenance and repair.
  • Understanding of electromechanical systems, and electrical controls, preferably including PLC experience.
  • Ability to read and understand schematics and P&ID diagrams.
  • Experience troubleshooting a variety of equipment to determine failure mode and make repairs as necessary.
  • Experience generating and owning equipment PM schedule.
  • Experience installing and maintaining systems/tools with robotics and automation components.
  • Experience maintaining facility equipment for maximum operational uptime.
  • Ability and willingness to make repairs as needed.
  • Familiarity with hazardous waste protocols and regulatory requirements is a plus.
  • Microsoft Excel.
  • Strong troubleshooting, problem-solving, and analytical thought needed to resolve issues in a variety of complex situations, without supervision
  • Excellent verbal/written communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to “multi-task” while also reassessing priorities on a continual basis.
  • Familiarity with silicon wafer process equipment is a plus.
  • Familiarity or experience with wet-chemical processing stations is a plus.


  • Associate’s degree in Science or Technical Studies preferred, or equivalent experience and/or certifications.
  • 3+ years experience in equipment maintenance, preferably in a manufacturing environment, or experience in other maintenance roles in regulated industries requiring certification.

TruTag is committed to a safe work environment. All candidates will be assessed for their experience with research laboratory operations and safety precautions. Successful candidates will be required to complete TruTag’s safety training program and demonstrate an understanding of the material presented prior to engaging in R&D laboratory activities.

TruTag has an established environmental, health, and safety program that meets or exceeds all applicable federal, state, and local laws, regulations, and requirements to which TruTag subscribes while executing our mission. Our operations are guided by a safety and environmental policy that strives to provide a workplace free of serious, recognized hazards and we comply with these standards issued by OSHA and EPA. Compliance with environmental, health, and safety standards is a key ingredient in the training and performance reviews of all personnel. Our team includes a safety professional who creates customized training programs for our employees.


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