San Luis Obispo, California

Company Overview and Values

Why work at Entegris?

$5,000.00 Sign-on Bonus!

$5k sign-on bonus ($3k after 30 days, $2k after 180 days)

Lead. Inspire. Innovate. Define Your Future.Not everyone who works for a global company shares the same background, experiences and perspectives. We leverage the differences of our employees to bring new ideas to the table. Every employee throughout the company is encouraged to share input on projects and initiatives. Our decision making process is truly a collaborative effort as we realize there are leaders at every level of the organization. We put our values at the core of how we operate as an organization - not just when it's convenient, but in a lasting and meaningful way. We want the time and energy you spend here to have a positive impact on your life inside and outside of the office.

Entegris is a values-driven culture and our employees rally around our core PACE values: People Accountability

Creativity Excellence
The Role

The Manufacturing Mechanical Tech 1 will be responsible for performing tasks related to building our Ultra High Purity Systems. This will include, but not limited to; manufacturing various sub-assemblies to engineering specifications, as well as assist with routing cables and conduit on our systems. This position is expected to always operate in a safe manner and comply with all applicable work instructions.
In this role you will
  • Ability to learn and understand standard and non-standard options per the Customer Data Sheets (CDS) requirements.
  • Works from instructions, drawings, schematics, piping and instrumentation drawings, illustrations and process documentation to assemble a variety of mechanical, electrical subassemblies and systems with supervision.
  • Ability to follow verbal instructions
  • Ability to build sub-assemblies with supervision
  • Learn Cabinet Preparation by installing bracketing, piping insulation, and sub-assemblies with supervision
  • Learn engineering specifications to produce quality and accurate products in a timely manner.
  • Performs routine, repetitive assembly operations and processes to produce quality and accurate products in a timely manner.
  • Complete 6S responsibilities (sort, set in order, shine, standardize, sustain, safety)
  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment and maintain or increase On-Time Shipments
  • Ability to work safely and recognize the safety of others
  • Provide accuracy and consistency in work performance
  • Learn proper measuring techniques, tool use, care, and quality standards
  • Work with a team as well as independently when needed

The roles defined are not meant to be a comprehensive list, we are looking for someone who can demonstrate a willingness to complete miscellaneous tasks as assigned in order to support the overall organization.
Traits we believe make a strong candidate
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 0-2 years' experience mechanical assembly and/or relevant experience
  • Ability to learn to navigate through operating system to find BOMs, drawings and instructions
  • Ability to lift and/or move up to 50lbs daily
  • Ability to climb ladders and be on your feet for extended periods of time
  • Focus on attention to detail to drive plant safety and product quality
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic team environment
  • Ability to learn how handle material responsibly
Your success will be measured by
  • Your high degree of accountability and integrity while achieving the best results possible
  • Your ability to determine actions to be taken within the limits of standard practices
  • Willingness to share your ideas with your team
  • Your ability to work on moderately difficult assignments and recognize the need for occasional deviation from accepted practices.
  • Your demonstrated interest in continuing to learn as well as improve processes
  • Your ability to adapt to change and work under pressure while keeping your safety, quality and efficiency in focus
  • Entegris is a values-driven culture and our employees rally around our core PACE values (People, Accountability, Creativity and Excellence). In this position our expectation is for you to collaborate with People, maintain Accountability of yourself and your tasks, think of Creative ways to improve efficiency, and a dedication to Excellence in your performance.
What we offer:

Our total rewards package goes above and beyond just a paycheck. Whether you're looking to build your career, improve your health, or protect your wealth, we offer generous benefits to help you achieve your goals.
  • Very Competitive total compensation plans.
  • A 401(K) plan to help you plan for your future with an impressive employer match that's all yours- no vesting!
  • Great health, dental and vision insurance packages to fit your needs to ensure you're happy and healthy.
  • 3 weeks vacation - plenty of time to recharge those batteries!


At Entegris we are committed to providing equal opportunity to all employees and applicants. Our policy is to recruit, hire, train, and reward employees for their individual abilities, achievements and experience without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, marital or military status.

San Luis Obispo, California

Our organization proudly supports our Nation’s active and reserve military service members, veterans, and their families. Entegris honors the extraordinary sacrifices you have made for our country and realize that through this service, you bring a unique set of values, perspectives, and experiences with you. At Entegris, we put our values - People, Accountability, Creativity and Dedication to Excellence - at the core of how we operate as an organization. We believe what we do is as important as how we do it. We want you to be part of our dynamic culture, which champions leaders at every level of the company.

More about Entegris

Through the power of our solutions and technology expertise, Entegris provides customers with innovative, science-based solutions to their toughest technology challenges.  Headquartered in Billerica, Massachusetts, Entegris employs approximately 5,100 people worldwide, with roughly half employed in Asia-Pacific or Europe. With research and development, customer service, analytical labs, and manufacturing in Asia-Pacific, North America and Europe, Entegris supports customers around the globe as they take technology to the next level.

We Are Hiring! 

Are you a transitioning member of the military or a military veteran who is looking for a civilian career that provides opportunities for growth and career advancement?  Entegris is currently looking for Technicians, Engineers, Supervisors, Operators and Managers.  If you are interested in a career in one of these fields, check out our current open positions to the right for more information and to apply today!

What Happens After You Apply?

Once you click ‘Apply Now’ on an Entegris job posting, you will be re-directed to fill out an application on Entegris’ career page.  In order to be considered for next steps, please complete the application on Entergis’ career page and make sure you have an updated resume uploaded to your RecruitMilitary profile.  Once Entegris reviews your resume and profile, a recruiter will reach out to provide you with more information and to schedule you for an interview.

How to Win an Interview with Entegris:

1.     Review the job description for the specific position you are applying for.

2.     Review the company website. Know their mission and values. What do they do? What are their products?

3.     Prepare a few questions to ask on your interview.

4.     Prepare to discuss your military or civilian background and how it relates to the position. 

5.     Check out our Resources tab for resume guidance, interview prep and more!

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