Production Specialist

Microchip Technology
Full Time
Colorado Springs, CO 80906 (Southwest Colorado Springs area)
$17.00 - $26.56 an hour
Posted 30+ days ago
Job description

Company Description

Microchip Technology Inc. is a leading provider of embedded control applications. Our product portfolio comprises general purpose and specialized 8-bit, 16-bit, and 32-bit microcontrollers, 32-bit microprocessors, field-programmable gate array (FPGA) products, a broad spectrum of high-performance linear, mixed-signal, power management, thermal management, radio frequency (RF), timing, safety, security, wired connectivity and wireless connectivity devices, as well as serial Electrically Erasable Programmable Read Only Memory (EEPROM), Serial Flash memories, Parallel Flash memories, and serial Static Random Access Memory (SRAM). We also license Flash-IP solutions that are incorporated in a broad range of products.

Job Description

Microchip is hiring ON ALL SHIFTS at our facility in Colorado Springs, Colorado! We are invested in our employees, and our in-house training programs will provide you all the tools, resources and support you need to be successful. Most new employee do not have prior experience. We were voted one of the best workplaces in Colorado Springs in 2020! Microchip has a positive and progressive company culture. It was consciously designed by the company's founders to enable all employees to understand and practice a common set of Guiding Values. Employees are encouraged to work together in a team to achieve company goals of quality, profits, and technological advancement. We regularly promote from within the company, so this position is a great entry opportunity into the Microchip organization.

Job Responsibilities:

  • You will learn to operate the machines (or “tools”) that manufacture silicon wafers to make computer chips - microcontrollers and other embedded control products.
  • You will learn to check and qualify tools and run engineering experiments to ensure that equipment and processes are running within specified limits.
  • Develop the knowledge and expertise to help your work area team meet production goals.
  • Communicate to the appropriate people when equipment and processes do not meet specified limits or are not working properly.
  • Learn the essential protocol for the cleanroom including the “bunny suit” requirements.
  • Work 12-hour shifts, alternating between 3 shifts per week and 4 shifts per week.


  • Wellness & Medical Benefits effective on your First Day of Employment
  • Gold Standard in Medical, Prescription Drug, Dental & Vision Benefits
  • Free on-site medical clinic staffed by a licensed and certified Nurse Practitioner
  • On-site fitness center
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Quarterly Employee Cash Bonus Plan • Restricted Stock Grant
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • 401K Retirement Savings Plan Paid Time Off
  • Vacation Pay
  • Absence Time - "Sick Pay"
  • 10 Paid Holidays

Pay Range:

$17.00 - $26.56 per hour. 18 percent shift differential added for night shifts

. • *New Hire Bonus/Retention Benefit up to $2,000**

Job Requirements

  • High school diploma, GED, or prior work experience.
  • Proficiency in written and oral communication.
  • Basic computer, math and reading comprehension skills.
  • These skills and abilities normally may be acquired through 12 years of general education or equivalent.
  • Interact with coworkers in a positive and productive way.
  • Willingness to participate in building a positive culture and contribute to a pleasant work area environment.
  • Ability to multi-task while paying careful attention to detail.
  • Prior success working individually and in a team environment.
  • Ability to read, comprehend and follow detailed work specifications for each piece of equipment.
  • Willingness to follow instructions and ensure tasks are completed correctly and on time.
  • Dependable attendance and punctuality.
  • Availability to work a defined schedule as noted in the Job Description section
  • Adaptability to change.
  • Previous Fab production experience in a clean room environment is a plus but is not required.
  • Must Possess the ability to stand 75%, walk 15%, sit 10%. Must also be able to carry 20lbs and push 60 lbs.

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