Equipment Maintenance Engineer at Flex in Milpitas, California

Posted in Other 27 days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Flex is a leading sketch-to-scale™ solutions company that designs and builds intelligent products for a connected world. With more than 200,000 professionals across 30 countries and a promise to help make the world Live Smarter™, the company provides innovative design, engineering, manufacturing, real-time supply chain insight and logistics services to companies of all sizes in various industries and end-markets. For more information please visit our careers page at


  • Industry: Electrical / Electronic Manufacturing

  • Type: Public Company


  • Headquarters: 2 Changi South Lane, Singapore, 486123

  • Company Size: 10,001+ employees

  • Website:


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Job Description

We are looking for someone who demonstrates:

  • Intense collaboration

  • Passionate customer focus

  • Thoughtful, fast, disciplined execution

  • Tenacious commitment to continuous improvement

  • Relentless drive to win

Here is a glimpse of what you’ll do…

  • Through troubleshooting, identifies machine malfunctions and isolates the failure mechanism

  • Repairs the failure mechanism in the most cost-effective manner

  • Performs preventive maintenance at specified intervals and schedules

  • Performs calibrations and re-qualifications on equipment at specified intervals and schedules

  • Assists process technicians and engineers with the installation and removal of process equipment

  • Analyzes and implements corrective action reports and process tracking mechanisms

  • Provides daily equipment functioning activity information

  • Sets up standard and special purpose laboratory equipment to test, evaluate and calibrate other instruments and test equipment

  • Disassembles instruments and equipment and inspects components for defects

  • Aligns repairs, replaces and balances component parts and circuitry

  • Devises formulas to solve problems in measurements and calibrations

  • Assists engineers in formulating test, calibration, repair and evaluation plans and procedures to maintain precision accuracy of measuring, recording and indicating instruments and equipment

  • May require travel to other Flex sites or equipment vendors’ locations

  • Highest level may perform both software and hardware maintenance

  • Coordinates daily department activities in order to maximize equipment utilization and support production needs

  • Establishes preventative maintenance schedules

  • Forecasts operating costs of department and directs preparation of budget requests

  • Reviews and establishes material, equipment, and manpower resource requirements

  • Coordinates maintenance activities with other functional groups such as engineering and operations.  Selects and develops personnel to ensure the efficient operation of the departmental function

  • Administer safety programs in order to provide a safe and clean workplace for employees

  • Generates maintenance procedure, logs and other operations metrics

Here is some of what you’ll need (required)…

  • Bachelors of Science Degree with an Engineering emphasis

  • Must have at least 5 plus years of experience in a factory or manufacturing environment

  • Must have some experience with some or all of the following Panasonic NPM, ASM SX1, X2, X4, Dek printer, Laser Marking, Underfill, Conformal Coating, Edge Bonding, UV curing, Heller & BTU oven, Electrovert Wave, Washer, Press-fit, SRT & Air Vac rework, Stencil Cleaner and etc.

  • Must have both strong oral and written communication skills as you will interface with teams on a daily basis

Here are a few examples of what you’ll get for the great work you provide…

  • Full range of medical benefits, dental, vision

  • Life Insurance

  • Matching 401K

  • PTO

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Employee discounts at local retailers



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