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Field Service Engineer
Nikon Precision    Chandler, AZ 85286


Company Summary:

Nikon Precision Inc. (NPI) is a leading supplier of semiconductor production and inspection equipment. Our state-of-the-art photolithography equipment is used to image submicron geometries onto various substrates for the manufacture of integrated circuits, LCD panels, and other applications. Our tools help manufacture the heart of most consumer electronics on the market today, including computer, hard drive, non-volatile memory, smartphones, GPS units, and other emerging technical products.

Position Title: Field Service Engineer

Location: Chandler, AZ

Position Type: Full Time/Permanent

Shift: Compressed Shift

Environment: Cleanroom Environment (more than 50% of the time)

Travel: Domestic and International Travel Required

Position Overview:

Field Service Engineers (FSE) provide onsite customer service and support at our customer facilities. Job responsibilities include equipment installations, upgrades, repairs, and preventative maintenance of complex lithography tools. Our FSEs work with the customer to ensure optimal performance of the Nikon equipment.

Description of responsibilities:

+ Ensure Nikon equipment is operating at optimal performance levels

+ Interpret schematics, mechanical diagrams, block diagrams, part lists and other technical materials. Apply that knowledge to the installation, maintenance, upgrade and repair of Nikon equipment.

+ Proficient in the use of common electronic diagnostic equipment (i.e., oscilloscope, digital voltmeter, etc.)

+ Assimilate and discern data from diagnostic programs to develop solutions for troubleshooting equipment

If you have most or all of the following, please apply:

+ Bachelor’s degree in EE, ME, EET, MET or ElectroMechanical Engineering or equivalent

+ Associate’s degree in EET or MET plus 4 years related experience in electro-mechanical troubleshooting or equivalent

+ 6 years related Military experience in electro-mechanical troubleshooting or equivalent

+ Previous experience with Nikon systems is strongly preferred

+ Japanese language proficiency is a bonus

Required Skills/Abilities:

+ Self-starter demonstrating technical competence of electrical, mechanical and optical systems or subsystems

+ Excellent verbal and written communications skills to work effectively with co-workers, supervisors and customers

+ Proficient in Microsoft Office suite


Our strategic position in the marketplace attracts and retains the best and the brightest minds in the industry. Our corporate culture fosters success and a positive employment experience. Our ideal candidates possess strong individual talents, as well as a commitment to the success of the team.

Nikon is committed to providing a comprehensive package for the health, welfare, and safety needs of our employees:

+ A diverse international workforce

+ Competitive compensation

+ Cash bonus plan

+ 401K plan with 3% employer contribution

+ Excellent medical, dental, prescription, vision, and life insurance programs

+ Paid vacation and sick leave

+ Voluntary spouse and dependent life insurance programs

+ Voluntary long-term care and prepaid legal plans

+ Tuition assistance to encourage continued development and growth

+ Flexible spending accounts for health and dependent care expenses

+ Employee discount program for Nikon products

+ Confidential Employee Assistance Program

+ Many positions have opportunities for domestic and international travel

Equal Employment Opportunity:

Nikon Precision Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

Privacy Notice and Consent:

Privacy Notice and Consent: Under the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (“CCPA”) and other applicable privacy regulations, Nikon Precision Inc. (NPI) is required to disclose whenever personal information is collected from you in certain contexts, such as to provide or receive a product or service. If you have a visual disability, you may be able to use a screen reader or other tools to review the contents of this notice. More information about NPI’s Privacy Policy is available at: For CA Residents, please carefully review NPI’s Supplemental CCPA Privacy Policy available at:

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+ Dedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrity

+ Team Player: Works well as a member of a group



+ Work-Life Balance: Inspired to perform well by having ample time to pursue work and interests outside of work

+ Ability to Make an Impact: Inspired to perform well by the ability to contribute to the success of a project or the organization



+ Associate/Science or better in Electro-Mechanical Eng.

+ Technical/other training or better

+ Associate/Science or better in Mechanical Electr. Techn.

+ Associate/Science or better in Electronic Engin. Techn.

+ Bachelor/Science or better in Electro-Mechanical Eng.

+ Bachelor/Science or better in Mechanical Electr. Techn.

+ Bachelor/Science or better in Electrical Mechanical Tec

+ Bachelor/Science or better in Mechanical Engineering

+ Bachelor/Science or better in Electrical Engineering

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Employment Type

Full Time