Schunk Xycarb Technology, Inc., in Georgetown, Texas is growing and we need Glassblowers / Quartz Welders for our 1st Shift and 2nd Shift.  These positions are full-time and will be eligible for all Xycarb benefits inclduing a sign-on bonus. 

Scientific Glassblowers / Quartz Welders

1st Shift                 Monday-Thursday 6:00am to 2:30pm 
2nd Shift                Monday–Thursday 2:30pm to 10:30pm – 10% shift differential
Join Schunk Xycarb Technology Inc., the one-stop leading global supplier of Quartz-ware, Silicon Carbide coated Graphite, Ceramic and Silicon consumable products and related technology services for the Microelectronics industry. The Georgetown, Texas site (SXT-US) – located just outside of Austin – is the global center of excellence for high-precision quartz parts used in the manufacturing of semiconductors.  This high-tech, award-winning engineering and production site makes parts that are installed all over the world and is proud to have the leading semiconductor manufacturers as customers who have appreciated SXT’s innovation for decades.
  • Working Time: Full-Time
  • Type of Employment: Permanent 
  • Job Location: Georgetown, Texas - USA
The Glassblower/Quartz Welder has a broad variety of different tasks to perform. The primary role is to make quality quartz products meeting customer's specifications.
Job duties and responsibilities:
  • Perform complex glass working tasks in the shaping and forming of quartz materials.
  • Fabricate complex and delicate quartz products for the semiconductor industry.
  • Use various quartz fabrication equipment such as lathes, hydrogen/oxygen torches, annealing ovens, Automation Robots to fabricate complex quartz products.
  • Ensure a safe work environment by reviewing, understanding, and complying with Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA) and
  • Environmental, Health, Safety and Regulatory (EHS&R) requirements.
Job requirements:
  • Minimum High school diploma or equivalent
  • Experience in scientific glassblowing a plus
  • Demonstrated precision welding ability
  • Ability to interpret technical drawings, specification and/or blueprints
Physical Requirements:
  • Job requires bending, stooping, walking, sitting, and reaching overhead.
  • Manufacturing environment; may be exposed to loud noises, changing temperatures, machinery with moving parts and quartz materials.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds regularly, pushing, pulling, and standing for long periods of time.
  • Able to work overtime as needed.
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment. 
Must pass pre-employment testing.
What we offer: 
  • Competitive wages with quarterly profit-sharing bonuses
  • Health benefits including medical, dental & vision
  • Company paid life insurance and short-term & long-term disability
  • Paid Time Off and 10 paid company holidays
  • 401(k) employer safe harbor contribution: Company contribution of 3% of your salary
  • Quarterly Profit-sharing bonus
  • Tuition reimbursement/Educational assistance
  • Annual Safety Shoe & RX Safety Glasses Allowance for all the employees
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) and Travel Assistance
  • Employee Referral Bonus up to $3000 per referral
  • Sign-on Bonus up to $3000 for all employees & many more
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The Schunk Group is a global technology company with around 9.000 employees in 26 countries. The company is a leading supplier of products made of high-tech materials – such as carbon, technical ceramics and sintered metal – as well as machines and systems – from environmental simulation and air conditioning to ultrasonic welding and optical machines.