Senior Facilities Technician


San Diego, CA, US

pSemi Corporation is a Murata company driving semiconductor integration. pSemi builds on Peregrine Semiconductor’s 30-year legacy of technology advancements and strong IP portfolio but with a new mission—to enhance Murata’s world-class capabilities with high-performance semiconductors. With a strong foundation in RF integration, pSemi’s product portfolio now spans power management, connected sensors, optical transceivers, antenna tuning and RF frontends. These intelligent and efficient semiconductors enable advanced modules for smartphones, base stations, personal computers, electric vehicles, data centers, IoT devices and healthcare. From headquarters in San Diego and offices around the world, pSemi’s team explores new ways to make electronics for the connected world smaller, thinner, faster and better.

Job Summary

The primary role of this position will be the maintenance and enhancement of the physical environment of pSemi’s 3-building San Diego campus in a manner that improves the overall employee work experience for our 600+ employees in San Diego.  This role will involve a mixture of hands-on activity as well as providing coordination of, and guidance to, outside contractors.  This position will not be primarily responsible for mechanical, electrical and plumbing systems associated with cleanroom, manufacturing and laboratory operations at this location, however there will be some overlap in responsibilities.


Roles & Responsibilities

This position has responsibility for:

  • Proactive monitoring of the campus to identify issues and to coordinate corrective and enhancement actions
  • Coordination of contracted services, including the services provided by the building landlord
  • Available to respond to occasional after-hours emergency issues
  • Responsible for enhancing and maintaining the building aesthetics for the 115,000 sq. ft. pSemi San Diego campus


Competency Requirements

In order to perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:

  • Accepting Direction: Accepts and follows directions from others; respects authority; complies with requests; does what they are asked to do
  • Accepting Responsibility: Takes accountability for delivering on commitments; owns mistakes and uses them as opportunities for learning and development; openly discusses his/her actions and their consequences both good and bad
  • Managing Resources: Accurately estimates resources and time required to complete projects; identifies and secures resources needed to complete tasks and initiatives; makes efficient use of resources
  • Working Safely: Respects and follows safety policies and regulations; scans the environment for things that may pose a safety risk; encourages others to utilize safe and healthy work practices
  • Testing and Troubleshooting: Consistently performs routine maintenance and inspections to ensure machines, processes, or tools are functioning as expected; thoroughly follows test and maintenance procedures to resolve operating malfunctions


Minimum Qualifications (Experience and Skills)

  • Typically requires 5 or more years of relevant Industry experience
  • Able to identify and remediate facilities issues with minimal supervision
  • Self-starter who takes the initiative to resolve potential and existing maintenance-related issues
  • Ability to pay close attention to detail
  • Must have CA Driver’s license
  • Must be available for occasional on-call response
  • Able to interact effectively at all levels of an organization and across diverse cultural and language barriers.
  • Should have effective communication and organizational skills
  • Computer Skills - Skilled with computers, takes advantage of new technology, learns new tools quickly, uses technology to enhance job performance.
  • Able to perform frequent physical demands such as pushing, pulling, lifting, carrying, reaching, etc.


Education Requirements

  • High school graduate; Trade/Technical School Graduate preferred


Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience managing contracted services
  • Knowledge of local service providers
  • The ability to handle a variety of light repairs would be desirable


Work Environment

This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment.


Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. This position requires the ability to occasionally lift office products and supplies, up to 50 pounds.


$33.13 - $40.59 per hour


pSemi Corporation supports a diverse workforce and is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity for applicants and employees. pSemi does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion (including religious dress and grooming practices), sex/gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions or breastfeeding), gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, national origin (including language use restrictions and possession of a driver’s license issued under Vehicle Code section 12801.9), ancestry, physical or mental disability, legally-protected medical condition, military or veteran status (including “protected veterans” under applicable affirmative action laws), marital status, sexual orientation, or any other basis protected by local, state or federal laws applicable to the Company. pSemi also prohibits discrimination based on the perception that an employee or applicant has any of those characteristics, or is associated with a person who has or is perceived as having any of those characteristics.

Note: The Peregrine Semiconductor name, Peregrine Semiconductor logo and UltraCMOS are registered trademarks and the pSemi name, pSemi logo, HaRP and DuNE are trademarks of pSemi Corporation in the U.S. and other countries. All other trademarks are the property of their respective companies. pSemi products are protected under one or more of the following U.S. Patents:

Additional Position Information:  $33.13 - $40.59 per hour

Nearest Major Market: San Diego