Engineering Technician
Plainview, NY 
Posted 1 day ago
Job Description

About Veeco
You probably don't realize it, but what we do at Veeco touches the lives of every person, every day. It's a bold statement, but it's true. From the smartphones in our pockets that access the world's collective knowledge, to the cloud-based services where all that information lives, to high-speed wireless communication and computing power needed to drive artificial intelligence, augmented and virtual reality, gaming and so much more, our technology is all around us.

We design, develop, manufacture, and service highly complex, cutting-edge machines used by our customers to create the essential devices that drive the digital age, connect the world, and improve the human experience. Along with the world's leading technology companies, many of which are household names, we help solve their most difficult material science challenges, enabling technologies for a more connected, sustainable, and convenient world.

We're looking for material difference-makers to join our growing team. Interested? Learn more at .


Veeco's process equipment solutions enable the manufacture of LEDs, displays, power electronics, compound semiconductors, hard disk drives, semiconductors, MEMS and wireless chips. We are the leader in MOCVD, MBE, Ion Beam, Wet Etch single wafer processing and other advanced thin film process technologies. Our high performance systems drive innovation in energy efficiency, consumer electronics and network storage and allow our customers to maximize productivity and achieve lower cost of ownership. We are currently looking for an Engineering Technician to work in a team environment to assist engineers to maintain and support development of Veeco's etch and deposition equipment located in our Plainview Applications Lab as well as provide support to daily operations of the lab.


  • Support engineering activities such as design, test, modification, fabrication and assembly of electro mechanical and vacuum systems
  • Perform set up and preventative maintenance of processing equipment
  • Provide technical assistance to process development and engineering personnel
  • Read and follow various schematics, diagrams, and plans to perform set up, test and trouble-shooting functions
  • Diagnose and repair system performance issues using high precision electrical, optical and mechanical test equipment
  • Shipping and Receiving
  • Managing internal stock for Applications lab


Must have at least2-4 years of hands-on experience in testing and troubleshooting complex systems. An Associate's degree intechnical engineering, or a technical field service background is preferred.An equivalent combination of training and experience may be considered

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Hands-on person, good troubleshooting skills
  • Good organizational skills including time management
  • Experience in high technology sector desirable
  • Familiarity with vacuum equipment and wafer processing equipment is a plus
  • Ability to use computer based systems is required.
  • Must be familiar with Microsoft products (Word, Excel, Outlook and Power Point)
  • Must have strong communication skills (verbal and written), and work in a team environment



Veeco is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristics protected by applicable federal, state or local law.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Associate Degree
Required Experience
2 to 4 years
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