Offers “Merckgroup”

Expires soon Merckgroup

Chemical Technician

  • Santa Clara, USA

Job description

A career with EMD Electronics is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 60,300 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in Healthcare, Life Science and Electronics. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others. EMD Electronics is a business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany.


Everything we do in EMD Electronics is to help us deliver on our purpose of being the company behind the companies, advancing digital living. We are dedicated to being the trusted supplier of high-tech materials, services and specialty chemicals for the electronics, automotive and cosmetics industries. We foster a global collaborative organization made up of individuals who have the passion to win, obsess about the customer, are relentlessly curious and act with urgency. Together, we push the boundaries of science to make more possible for our customers.


This role does not offer sponsorship for work authorization.  External applicants must be eligible to work in the US.


Your Role:

EMD Electronics is immediately hiring for Entry Level Technicians for its MEGASYS® team in Santa Clara, CA and offering a $1,500 Sign-on Bonus!  This is a challenging, hands-on, rewarding job opportunity for people who want to join a growing business. 

Benefits to working with our team include:


·  ** Sign on bonus of $1,500 available! **
·  Comprehensive, paid, on the job training program that allows our employees to quickly learn critical technical skills to excel in this role and rapidly progress in their careers.
·  Full tuition reimbursement available!
·  Excellent benefits including a starting vacation allowance of 3 weeks!


Technicians work on systems and maintain supply of chemicals and gases to a semiconductor manufacturing environment that makes the chips used in electronic devices such as Smart Phones, LED's, and Flat Screen TV's. They will ensure compliance in operation and maintenance procedures, emergency preparedness, and drive flawless execution.


Technicians will be responsible for the safe operation of assigned chemical and/or gas distribution systems, with duties including:

·  Handling and change-out of gas, chemical, and slurry containers
·  Gas and chemical equipment troubleshooting and preventative/repair maintenance
·  Computer operations to support job functions and customer needs
·  Support of quality systems
·  Primary communication point to customer 


Physical Attributes:

·  Walking throughout the facility for 75% of shift (5-6 miles per day)
·  Climbing of ladders up to 12-foot-tall (utilizing fall protection)
·  Basic lifting (up to 40lbs)
·  Bending of the knees and overhead reaching


Variety of shifts are available, such as day, night, 5 day and compressed shifts (3 days on, 4 days off / 4 days on, 3 days off) based on business needs!  Overtime is available as well!


MEGASYS® is the branded name for EMD Electronics services where EMD Electronics Technicians and Engineers provide on-site gas and chemical/slurry management.


If you have previous experience in Manufacturing, Gas and Oil, Chemical Technician, Industrial Mechanics, Production Technician, Bio-Tech, Automotive and Mechanics, Waste and Waste Water Treatment, Power Plant, or Refinery this could be a great fit for you!


Military Veterans: MEGASYS® is a military friendly employer that values the skills obtained through military teamwork. Our culture and company value the leadership and focus on safety that is obtained from your service. Veterans from any branch or MOS with hands-on mechanical skill sets are encouraged to apply.


Who You Are:

Minimum Qualifications:

·  High School Diploma or GED


Preferred Qualifications:

·  Prior experience in maintenance or as an equipment technician or in a mechanical or electronic environment is a plus
·  Previous experience with chemical and gas distribution equipment is helpful
·  Proficient with MS Office Suite
·  Military training
·  Strong technical aptitude
·  Excellent communication skills



What we offer: We are curious minds that come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences.
We celebrate all dimensions of diversity. We believe that it drives excellence, innovation, and human progress. We care about our customers, patients, and our rich mix of people. This diversity strengthens our ability to lead in science and technology.
We are committed to creating access and opportunities for all and empower you to fulfil your ambitions. Our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons.
Join us in building a culture of inclusion and belonging that impacts millions and empowers everyone to bring their curiosity to life!


If you would like to know more about what diversity, equity, and inclusion means to us, please visit


If you are a resident of Colorado or New York City, you are eligible to receive additional information about the compensation and benefits, which we will provide upon request. You may contact 855 444 5678 from 8:00am to 5:30pm ET Monday through Friday, for assistance


The Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No employee or applicant for employment will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, gender identity, transgender status, marital status, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.  This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and programs relating to recruitment and hiring, promotion, compensation, benefits, discipline, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Any applicant or employee who believes they have been discriminated against by the Company or anyone acting on behalf of the Company must report any concerns to their Human Resources Business Partner, Legal, or Compliance immediately. The Company will not retaliate against any individual because they made a good faith report of discrimination.


As an employee of the Company, you will be required to comply with all of the Company’s COVID-19 safety protocols and policies. The organization has currently suspended enforcement of its COVID-19 Vaccination Policy, but that policy may be reinstated by the Company in its discretion.

Job Requisition ID:  257478

Location:  Santa Clara

Career Level:  C - Professional (1-3 years)

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The Company is committed to accessibility in its workplaces, including during the job application process. Applicants who may require accommodation during the application process should speak with our Candidate Services team at 844-655-6466 from 8:00am to 5:30pm ET Monday through Friday. If you are a resident of a Connecticut or Colorado, you are eligible to receive additional information about the compensation and benefits, which we will provide upon request.  You may contact 855 444 5678 from 8:00am to 5:30pm ET Monday through Friday, for assistance.

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