Experienced Technical Maintenance

Posting ID : A1068529326
Date Posted : 2015-08-19
Category : Resumes Job Wanted

Jeff Matthews 2501 SE Monroe St ph.
Milwaukie,OR 97222

A position in a results-oriented company that seeks an ambitious and career conscious person where acquired skills will be utilized toward continued growth and advancement.

? PLC programming using RSlogix, VFD's, wiring control panels and inspection of completed panels and components, blueprint reading.
? Ability to engineer one-off parts for special applications using all tools for metal fabrication.
? Experience in maintaining a working PVD and CVD system that included 35+ tools in the Thin Films area of a Wafer Fab.
? Excellent troubleshooting skills and understanding of PLCs, electro-mechanical systems, vacuum systems, electronic theories and principles as well as knowledge of gas laws and pressures.
? Able to perform tasks such as robot and RF calibrations, robot exchanges, kit and target maintenance, and Ion gauge replacement.
? Performed preventative maintenance and repaired high end equipment including Novellus, AG, DCVD, Plug, Centura, RTP, Poly, Endura and Leica equipment.
? ERT leader, CPR, First Aid and SCBA certified.
? Work very well under pressure, with deadlines and able to get along and work well with anyone.
? Tenacious worker and a person who can adapt and learn new skills quickly.
? Experienced in working compressed work weeks, night shifts, using SPC charts and shift passdowns.
? Extremely reliable and punctual employee who welcomes any challenge.

Matthews Industrial Maintenance, LLC 5/2005 to Present
Currently own and operate my own small business. Specializing in medical and fitness equipment repair and maintenance M.I.M. has been in business for 9 years now. Working in my free time I have a small client base which has seen steady growth by word of mouth and a small advertising budget.

Top Tier Inc.8/2010 to Present
Field Service Technician
Installation of Palletizing equipment used in numerous applications for high volume production of a variety of products. Extensive travel, machinery setup, and perform equipment start-up with customer training. PLC, pneumatics, and strong mechanical aptitude with ability to train customers with a diverse skill set. Daily use of RsLogix 500, 5000, PLC drive software, and safety equipment software. Experience in mechanical design and software engineering work in order to improve our product.

DEQ, Portland, Oregon 10/2004 to 6/2010
Scientific Instrument Technician
In my first year I saved over $200,000 for the state by implanting an in-house repair procedure for chronically failing circuit boards, capacitors, and powered transistor blocks. I have designed and built multiple test fixtures for the Vehicle Inspection Program, including an automated gas divider, "floating" analyzer system, and an adjustable sound meter stand. I am currently responsible for inventory control of approximately $2M in spare parts. I currently manage all aspects of the MDLaser Tech Roadside testing program. My daily tasks involve being part of a team that maintains 34 vehicle emission analyzers with a greater than 98% up-time, and the buildings and grounds of six vehicle inspection stations spread out within the Portland metro area.

Novellus Systems Inc., Tualatin, Oregon 06/2002 to 03/2003
Final Test Technician
Developed and refined quality control specifications for the launch of the Vector 300mm PECVD system. I worked in a clean room environment testing every system and component of the Vector, including gas distribution, electrical controls, interlocks, and mechanical functionality. Before shipment of the unit my duties included a tool burn-in: measuring and tracking the thickness of the deposition, as well as tracking the performance of other sub-systems such as wafer handling, pneumatic valve reliability, and vacuum integrity of dynamic seals.

Integrated Device Technology, Hillsboro, Oregon 09/1998 to 10/2001
Maintenance Technician
I was part of a team that was responsible for all of the preventative maintenance and repair of 30+ tools in the Thin Films area of a wafer fab. I performed up to the annual PM on tools such as Endura PVD equipment, Novellus CVD equipment, and Leica and other measuring equipment. I utilized SPC throughout my entire time at IDT. I was an active participant of the ERT team the entire time and also lead the team for my last year there. I participated in TIP (Tool Improvement Plan) team for the Novellus in which we implemented ideas in order to increase tool efficiency and productivity.

Rogue River Rural Fire Department, Rogue River, Oregon 06/1992 to 10/1994
Volunteer Fire Fighter
I volunteered my time in high school as a volunteer fire fighter. I was part of a program in which after school we would stay over night and were heavily relied on to perform all of the duties as a paid employee. I responded with my fellow fire fighters to all the calls in out district, this included motor vehicle accidents, structure fires, wild land fires, and an assortment of medical calls. I was trained up to the EMT 1 level as well as all of the other training required by fire fighters.


? Earned a Bachelor's degree going to school full time while working a compressed work week at IDT.
? While at IDT I earned recognition for my work in optimizing the throughput of a wafer scrubber thereby increasing its productivity.
? Earned a first place award with my lab partner while at school for our entry of a digital Monopoly board in the annual Tech Fest competition.
? Responded to a great deal of emergencies in my career and have helped to save people from serious injury or death, as well as save structures from fire and water damage.


June 2002Two months onsite training in San Jose for Novellus on
the 300mm Vector PECVD System.

October 2001 AMAT RTP Centura Mainframe and Chamber Training
Week long class through onsite AMAT Representative

June 2001Bachelors of Applied Science, Automated Manufacturing Technology.
ITT Technical Institute, Portland OR
Excellent Attendance, 3.92 GPA
Top of the class

March 2000Associate of Applied Science Electronics Engineering Technology.
ITT Technical Institute, Portland OR
Excellent Attendance, 3.85 GPA

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