Department: Filter Processing

Location: Swansea

Openings: 3

Iridian Spectral Technologies manufactures high performance optical filters for a range of applications including telecommunications, bioscience, spectroscopy, space and entertainment. The filters are deposited onto glass substrates and cut into shapes as needed. The Dicing Technician will operate the dicing saws used for precision cutting of filters with rectangular shapes.

Dicer Technician Main Duties

  • Proper handling of substrates to be diced
  • Operation of dicing saws including loading, unloading, blade change etc.
  • Maintenance of dicing saws for daily, weekly, monthly, annual maintenance checklists
    • Perform scheduled maintenance of dicing equipment according to maintenance plan
  • Follow SOP for recipe and blade selection for dicing individual jobs
  • Operation of peripheral equipment such as tape mounter, wafer washer, ring mounter
  • Multitasking when appropriate to operate 2 or more saws, following the schedule
  • Proper inspection and sign-off of work
  • Provide feedback to dicing supervisors regarding dicing quality and dicing equipment status
  • Develop understanding of dicing best-practices in a highly flexible production environment

Characteristics of Dicing Technician

  • Attention to detail
  • Good spatial awareness
  • Affinity for machine operation
  • Strives to learn new processes and techniques
  • Ability to apply knowledge across a range of tasks
  • Self-assess production quality to maintain high standards

Other Requirements

  • Certify for CGP (Controlled Goods Program)
  • Be flexible for rotating shift:
    • Day, 6:00am – 2:30pm
    • Evening, 2:00pm – 10:30pm
    • Night, 10:00pm – 6:30am
    • Weekend*, Friday 8h 6:00 am– 2:00pm, Saturday-Sunday 12h 7:00am – 7:00pm, Monday 6:00am – 2:00pm

*Weekend is fixed, not rotating.