Santa Clara, California

  • Facilities & Real Estate position to provide leadership in managing outsourced Integrated Facilities Management (IFM) supplier performing operations, maintenance, repairs, and planning of facilities systems.
  • Responsible for overseeing the maintenance and operation of the facilities support systems to ensure maximum safety and building uptime
  • Manage 3rd party IFM provider to ensure proper maintenance of mechanical, electrical, fire life safety, exhaust, waste water treatment, process piping, and controls systems
  • Review operation, maintenance, trouble shooting, project commissioning & acceptance related documents for facilities systems; recommend and implement improvements
  • Respond to business interruptions or internal customer escalations
  • Evaluate facilities system capacities and capabilities
  • Review and approve facility systems, fit-up and tool hook-up designs

Functional Knowledge
  • Demonstrates in-depth and/or breadth of expertise in own discipline and broad knowledge of other disciplines within the function (i.e. mechanical, electrical, controls, etc.)
  • Identify and conceptually scope safety, compliance, capacity, redundancy, and cost savings projects
  • Obtain funding and manage facilities projects per scope, schedule & budget
  • Knowledge of local Fire, Building, and Environmental codes
  • Experience with MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, AutoCAD, SCADA (e.g. GE Cimplicity), and CMMS (e.g.IBM Maximo)

Business Expertise
  • 7+ years working experience as a facilities manager in semiconductor or similar industry
  • Experience with contract management and negotiation
  • Analyze budgets, assist in fiscal budget planning, and manage services to budgets
  • Anticipates business and regulatory issues
  • Recommends product, process or service improvements

  • Leads projects and teams with notable risk and complexity to achieve milestones and objectives
  • Excellent at multi-tasking, able to respond promptly to issues, and effectively and quickly restore facilities systems
  • Develops strategy for project execution

Problem Solving
  • Perform problem solving, troubleshooting, and root cause analysis
  • Solves complex problems with broad impact on the business; requires conceptual and innovative thinking to develop solutions

  • Impacts the direction and resource allocation for IFM management
  • Contributes to the development of functional strategy

Interpersonal Skills
  • Coordinate with multiple groups (planning, construction, safety, maintenance service provider, building owners, management, etc.) to minimize facility or system downtime and business interruptions
  • Communicates complex ideas, anticipates potential objections and persuades others, often at senior levels, to adopt a different point of view
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills


  • Bachelor Degree in Engineering.
  • Industrial , Manufacturing and Research and Development experience preferred in facilities engineering.




Bachelor's Degree




Years of Experience:

7 - 10 Years

Work Experience:

Additional Information



Relocation Eligible:


Applied Materials is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law.

Santa Clara, California

A global leader in the nanomanufacturing technology solutions for the electronics industry, Applied Materials is built on the strength of talented people. We offer a wide variety of job opportunities for experienced professionals and recent college students/graduates that will capitalize on your current skills while broadening your experience and engaging you in a dynamic, fast-changing industry.

Here, you will work in community to achieve a common goal and encounter exciting new challenges every day. Our company is continually evolving: implementing innovations to make semiconductors more portable, powerful, and affordable than ever before.

Employee Benefits:

  • Dental Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Life Insurance
  • Paternity Leave
  • Custom Work Station
  • Disability Insurance
  • Gym/ Wellness Reimbursement
  • Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • Maternity Leave
  • Paid Time Off
  • Sick Leave
  • On Site Gym/ Fitness Classes, Clinic (Site Dependent) 

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