Cardiff, Wales

With a population of slightly more than 300,000, Cardiff became the capital of Wales in 1955. Rich in its Celtic roots, Cardiff is also a very cosmopolitan city and is less than three hours from London by car or rail.

Full of gardens and parks, the city is also recognized as having one of the finest shopping centres in Britain with the greatest values. Cardiff is full of cultural activities including a month-long street summer festival, and offers the sports fan the opportunity to enjoy rugby, cricket, ice hockey and other sports throughout the year.

For more information about Cardiff, visit www.cardiff.gov.uk

Current vacancies

Equipment Technicians

Senior Process Engineer

Project Management Officer (PMO)

Applications for current vacancies are welcome from prospective candidates.
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Equipment Technicians

IQE Europe Limited, Cardiff, UK

The role:

To provide hands on Equipment Engineering support by maintaining the various systems in terms of, breakdown maintenance planned preventative maintenance, record keeping and performance.

Key Functions to the role are as follows:

  • The day-to-day maintenance of manufacturing systems.

  • Maximising the uptime of all equipment necessary for production.

  • Continual Improvement of reliability and performance of systems and equipment.

  • To service and refurbish various machine components to the required standards.

  • To follow set work instructions when carrying out machine source material changes.

  • To liaise with line manager or equipment specialist on a regular basis to determine current priorities.

  • To pursue personal objectives decided at appraisal

  • Able to prioritise effectively, make decisions and take decisive actions quickly under pressure.

  • Adhering to all internal safety, HR, environmental and quality guidelines & procedures.


Hours /Shifts

Alterning shift pattern of 4 on/4 off
4 shifts 6.00 am > 6.15 pm – 4 off
4 shifts 6.00 pm > 6.15 am – 4 off


Education background
HNC/ONC in Electrical and/or Mechanical Engineering

Previous Experience
Experience of semiconductor equipment servicing.
Mechanical/Electrical/Electronic aptitude and experience.

Technical skills
Computer Literate, Dextrous, High Attention to Detail

Interpersonal skills
Ability to work closely and communicate with all levels of management, engineering and technical staff.

If you are interested in joining the IQE team please send your CV with a covering letter by mail or by email to:

Human Resources
IQE
Pascal Close
Cardiff CF3 0LW

Tel: +44 (0)29 2083 9400

Fax: +44 (0)29 2083 9401

personnel@iqep.com

 

Closing date: Friday 4th July 2014

 


Senior Process Engineer

IQE Europe Limited, Cardiff, UK

The role:

Day to day control of multiple process tools with a view to maximising quality and output, reporting of performance metrics and ensuring bays deliver the required product on time and to cost. You will liaise closely with Equipment and Operations teams, product Directors and customers to ensure all deliverables are achieved.

Key Functions to the role are as follows:

  • The day-to-day responsibility for one or more process tools.

  • Recipe generation, customer sign-off and overall process responsibility for relevant product lines.

  • Day-to-day reporting of performance metrics and ensure bays deliver required product on time and to cost.

  • Management/implementation of improvement projects to lift performance to world class standards.

  • Support to Product Directors and provide technical support to customers.

  • Provide support to Sales Team during the customer visits to site.

  • Provide escalation for operational team in event of process excursion.

  • Adhering to all internal safety, HR, environmental and quality guidelines & procedures.


Hours /Shifts

Monday-Friday 8.30 am - 5 pm

Education background
Graduate or higher graduate in a relevant scientific or engineering discipline

Essential skills
An innate understanding of MOVPE/CVD processes & characterisation
Problem solving and basic statistical process and data skills

Previous Experience
Previous III/V semiconductor experience would be an advantage but not essential.
Experience of working (>5 years) in the Semiconductor industry on process control and data analysis.
JMP data analysis and Visuals basic skills desirable.

Technical skills
Computer Literate, Dextrous, High Attention to Detail

Interpersonal skills
Ability to work closely and communicate with all levels of management, engineering and technical staff.

If you are interested in joining the IQE team please send your CV with a covering letter by mail or by email to:

Human Resources
IQE
Pascal Close
Cardiff CF3 0LW

Tel: +44 (0)29 2083 9400

Fax: +44 (0)29 2083 9401

personnel@iqep.com

 

Closing date: Friday 4th July 2014

 


Projet Management Officer (PMO)

IQE Europe Limited, Cardiff, UK

The role:

IQE plc. is a leading global supplier of advanced semiconductor offering the widest product range of any independent wafer supplier in the world. We operate 11 manufacturing facilities; two in Cardiff, one in Milton Keynes and one in Bath in the UK; five in the USA; one in Taiwan and one in Singapore. The Group also has 11 sales offices located in major economic centres worldwide. IQE has recently launched an exciting Open Innovation programme, Open IQE, to enhance regional supply chains.

The role (Fixed Term Contract to March 2015, with a view to be made permanent):

The successful candidate will provide administrative support to the Open Innovation team, to ensure that work undertaken is delivered to a high standard within time and budget.

Key Functions to the role are as follows:

  • Data entry and keeping spreadsheets up-to-date

  • Managing invoices and keeping track of project related spend

  • Dealing with enquiries

  • Supporting the marketing group in keeping the website up-to-date

  • Administrative support to the Open Innovation Manager and Director

  • Managing registration process of online portal

  • Supporting the planning and running of workshops and events

  • Adhering to all internal safety, HR, environmental and quality guidelines & procedures.


Hours /Shifts

37.5 hours a week Monday-Friday 8.30 am - 5 pm
(Part time hours will be considered)

Education background
A good standard of education including Maths and English
An undergraduate degree

Previous Experience
Previous administration experience is preferred but not essential

Technical skills
Must be computer literate, competent in Microsoft packages

Interpersonal skills
A team player, able to communicate at all levels and be able to work on their own initiative

If you are interested in joining the IQE team please send your CV with a covering letter by mail or by email to:

Human Resources
IQE
Pascal Close
Cardiff CF3 0LW

Tel: +44 (0)29 2083 9400

Fax: +44 (0)29 2083 9401

personnel@iqep.com

 

Closing date: Friday 25th July 2014