Fabrication Technician

Auris Health

Auris Health

Other Engineering
United States
Posted on Friday, August 11, 2023


Abiomed, part of Johnson & Johnson MedTech is recruiting for a Fabrication Technician to be located in Woburn, MA.

Abiomed, part of Johnson & Johnson MedTech, is a leading provider of medical devices that provide circulatory and respiratory support, with a mission of recovering hearts & saving lives. Abiomed's "Patients First!" culture drives our skilled workforce and strong relationships with clinicians. Our innovative product portfolio and robust pipeline provide us the incredible opportunity to bring lifesaving technology to more patients around the world than ever before. Founded in 1981, Abiomed has a proven track record for growth, integrity and innovation.

I Am Abiomed | I Am Heart Recovery | Patients First!

The Fabrication Technician performs operations associated with the fabrication and testing of wafer level pressure sensor devices. All work takes place in a well-ventilated cleanroom.

Principle Duties an d Responsibilities:

  • Operate equipment in performing photolithography, mask alignment, metallization, and wet etching with glass and SOI wafers.
  • Safely handle chemicals typical of use in the above production processes, including hydrofluoric acid and tetramethylammonium hydroxide.
  • Safely handle lab equipment according to regulatory standards.
  • Perform equipment set-up. May perform routine preventative maintenance.
  • Follow established work instructions and document production metrics throughout fabrication process.
  • Measure and inspect wafers using microscopy, profilometry, and thin film tools.
  • Process parts as per priorities and deliver with minimal supervision.
  • Work with engineers and technicians to resolve production problems and suggest improvements.
  • Assist engineers with experiments, data collection, qualifications, and reporting.
  • Adhere to general safety rules, manufacturing procedures, company policies and procedures, Quality System Policies, and FDA regulations.



  • A minimum of a High School diploma or equivalent
  • A minimum of 7 years of experience in a manufacturing environment, with at least 5 years of related work experience in semiconductor/MEMS industry
  • A minimum of 3 years of hands-on experience with wet processing methods, with extensive knowledge of properly storing, pouring, measuring, mixing, and dumping chemicals
  • Excellent fine motor skills, including the ability to handle small, fragile materials using tweezers
  • Comfortable wearing full cleanroom attire and working under yellow lighting
  • Able to follow written operational procedures
  • Ability to multi-task and approach tasks with detail-oriented manner
  • Good communication skills
  • Strong sense of patience, diligence, and safety in a fast-paced manufacturing environment
  • Intermediate skills in speaking, writing, and reading in English
  • Great work ethic and ability to work well with others
  • Experience using Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook


  • Associate degree or higher in technical field
  • Familiarity with Disco dicing equipment a plus

Abiomed is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse workforce. Abiomed will not discriminate against any worker or job applicant on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital or civil partnership status, pregnancy, gender reassignment, non-job related mental or physical disability, genetic information, veteran status, military service, application for military service, or membership in any other category protected under law. Abiomed maintains a drug-free workplace.