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Operator 1, Manufacturing

Location: San Jose, CA, United States 
Req ID: 9100001617


Western Digital is an industry-leading provider of storage technologies and solutions that enable people to create, leverage, experience and preserve data. The company addresses ever-changing market needs by providing a full portfolio of compelling, high-quality storage solutions with customer-focused innovation, high efficiency, flexibility and speed. Our products are marketed under the HGST, SanDisk and WD brands to OEMs, distributors, resellers, cloud infrastructure providers and consumers.


Responsible for quality, productivity and cycle time, as well as accountable for individual results, at assigned operations.  Must be able to understand and resolve job related problems within areas of responsibility. Must be able to understand and react to Statistical Process Control (SPC); read and understand production reports and process instructions; and able to work effectively within a team environment.  Must possess good communication, problem solving and computer skills. Must be flexible, able to learn and apply knowledge quickly, and capable of operating multiple tools within a production cell in a fast paced environment. Must be willing to work a 12 hour Alternate Work Schedule (AWS), and will be expected to work moderate overtime. The candidate will work in a class 100 cleanroom.  


Minimum 3 years manufacturing experience, or equivalent. Must possess a strong sense of urgency, commitment, and be results oriented. Must have basic computer skills, including knowledge of Windows and proficiency with Microsoft Excel.  Intermediate/advanced level of Excel a plus. Must be a self-starter and quick learner. Excellent dexterity when handling small parts is required. Must be proficient in reading, writing and speaking English.