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
Schunk Xycarb Technology is the one-stop leading global supplier of Silicon Carbide coated Graphite, Quartz-ware, Ceramic and Silicon consumable products and related technology services for the Microelectronics industry. Schunk Xycarb Technology produces high-tech process-chamber equipment parts for wafer production and processing, including dedicated customer engineering support. Our advanced solutions enable leading-edge manufacturing of next-generation Semiconductor, Optoelectronics, Solar and Silicon devices and applications. Schunk Xycarb Technology is a business group of the Schunk Group, with its global headquarters in Helmond, the Netherlands, and local representation at key locations world-wide. The headquarters for the Americas operations and the Global Center of Excellence for Quartz design, production and reconditioning is located in Georgetown, Texas.
  • Working Time: Full-Time
  • Type of Employment: Permanent 
  • Job Location: Georgetown, Texas - USA
Job duties and responsibilities:
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.
  • 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.
Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to work in the US without sponsorship. 
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.