ON Semiconductor Manufacturing Wafer Fab Supervisor in Rochester, New York

Job Summary:

ON Semiconductor located in Rochester, New York has a great opportunity for a Manufacturing Wafer Fab Supervisor to manage production teams that operate semiconductor-processing equipment in a clean room environment. We are seeking a genuine natural leader who fosters positive attitudes and contributes to a culture that is accepting to change. The right candidate will maintain a positive attitude towards this job and company as well as ensure a healthy, safe, and environmental responsible workplace.

Performance Objectives:

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to:

  • Wear a full clean room uniform while working an 8 or 12-hour shift rotation (day/night), following the team schedule while maintaining daily activities. This Crew schedule could include weekends or holidays.Foster team harmony and develop/mentor effective relationships while managing product flow for the purpose of Manufacturing of silicon wafers in a cleanroom environment. When leading, will demonstrate a sense of urgency while performing all tasks without jeopardizing quality and safety. This will set an expectation and a culture of perfect quality.Maintain teams of Process technicians that are expected to attain certification to process all production and engineering material exactly as specified in the Standard Operating Procedures, ensure that process equipment meets the required qualifications prior to use, utilize statistical process control (SPC) techniques, and maintain the cleanliness and safety of the work area.

  • Understanding and knowing how to generate the necessary reports needed to run the Fab and Production morning meeting.Eliminate all barriers.Enable zero queue, hot lots, and priority lots to be processed efficiently.

  • Manage controls, quals, and lots on hold.

  • Work side by side with the crews to get acquainted with all the Process Technicians, Equipment Technicians, and Engineers.

  • Gather Fab knowledge, (ie: bottleneck areas, monitoring production flow) to aid in offering site efficiencies and ideas. Utilize, appreciate and respect widespread knowledge of processes and interrelationships to support and enhance product flow as well as team productivity.

  • Use discretionary time in order to enhance personal knowledge base.

  • Support and adhere to policies and procedures.

  • Show flexibility to any unplanned work situations based on business needs.

  • Demonstrate concern for self and others, uses proper safety attire, and applies safe practices and polices.

  • Ensure compliance with all HR policies at the operations level.

  • Clearly understand the FAB Operations, including its challenges and opportunities.

  • Understand the business value of having a diverse workforce.

  • Adjust communication style to achieve the greatest impact on different audiences and individuals.

  • Translate business strategies into clear and specific plans for action at the Manufacturing operations level.

  • Help manufacturing operations personnel understand how their contributions drive results.

  • Partner effectively with people different from yourself, including those in staff and maintenance.

  • Value, respect, and use people’s individual differences for maximum effectiveness of the team and department.

  • Openly and willingly share information with others to help them do their jobs more effectively.

  • Create an environment of open, frank, and confidential dialogue.

  • Raise and address difficult or challenging issues.

  • Recognizes and makes the best use of people’s skills, competencies, and contributions.

  • Support and encourage the mobility and career development of operations personnel.


  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Proven skills and examples to perform successfully in the performance objectives

  • Preferred qualifications include previous experience in a production environment with the ability to multi-task while operating safely, efficiently, and in a high quality manner

  • Cleanroom experience is preferred. Must be able to work an 8 or 12-hour shift rotation (day/night)

  • Semiconductor assembly is preferred

ON Semiconductor (Nasdaq: ON) is driving energy efficient innovations, empowering customers to reduce global energy use. The company is a leading supplier of semiconductor-based solutions, offering a comprehensive portfolio of energy efficient power and signal management, logic, standard and custom devices. The company’s products help engineers solve their unique design challenges in automotive, communications, computing, consumer, industrial, medical and military/aerospace applications. ON Semiconductor operates a responsive, reliable, world-class supply chain and quality program, and a network of manufacturing facilities, sales offices and design centers in key markets throughout North America, Europe and the Asia Pacific regions.

Job: Manufacturing

Title: Manufacturing Wafer Fab Supervisor

Location: NY-Rochester

Requisition ID: 1801327

ON Semiconductor is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and prohibits discrimination on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other federal, state or local protected classes. ON is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to qualified individuals, regardless of protect class status.