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Process Support Supervisor

Cree, Inc.

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Durham, NC
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Job Description

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Job Overview:

At Wolfspeed, we do amazing things in a human way.

We know that the achievements of our organization are due to the passion, hard work and creativity of our employees. We celebrate different perspectives to foster excellence across our organization, and our goal is to make diversity a foundation of what we do. We are proudly building an environment where you can bring your authentic self to work.

  • Enjoy doing things that people say can’t be done? Innovation is at the center of everything we do.
  • Hate red tape? We remove roadblocks instead of creating them.
  • Working parent? We provide childcare assistance and paid parental leave.
  • Student? We offer continuing education assistance.
  • Looking for community? There are many ways to get involved, from Employee Resource Groups to local outreach.

Who we’re looking for:

Wolfspeed’s Materials Business is seeking a organized and people-focused individual with a proven track record of successful execution in people leadership, hiring, team efficiency, and overall organization. This position will work directly with the Process Engineering teams in our Silicon Carbide (SiC) Global Operations manufacturing team located at the Corporate Headquarters in Durham, NC.

The Day-to-Day:

  • Work with technicians to they have the tools they need to complete their tasks in enabling production.
  • Drive project initiatives forward in support of process safety, quality, throughput, and low cost
  • Lead technician hiring, promotion, and training initiatives/programs within the team
  • Ensuring procedures for the process engineering processes are up-to-date and audit ready
  • Monitoring and coordination of technician response when process shifts out of control
  • Be the team’s organization and cleanliness champion (5S) and interface between the organizational excellence team
  • Verify technician gaps are covered and head count is secure for enabling production
  • Document best known methods across areas of ownership
  • Create and maintain technician documents and procedures as necessary
  • Facilitate and oversee the technician resources for qualifications and requalification of tool sets
  • Maintain schedule to meet overall qualifications and project goals
  • Sustaining support, troubleshooting, equipment acceptance and resolving technical issues that may arise in day to day manufacturing


This Job is Right for You if You Have:

  • BA or BS required, preferred STEM focus
  • Willing and able to work a flexible schedule as needed to support critical tool issues in a manufacturing environment, target shift is Sun - Thurs or Tue – Sat, 12PM – 8 PM
  • Ability to manage large teams and coordinate schedules to ensure gaps are covered
  • Excel in person-to-person communication skills to help drive technician growth, effectiveness, and training
  • Ability to read and understand charts, graphs, and critical production indicators (or ability to learn to do so)
  • Ability to manage large teams and coordinate schedules to ensure gaps are covered
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Must have a positive, professional, energetic, can-do attitude

This role may require additional duties and/or assignments as designated by management.

This role requires the lawful ability to access technical data, information, and areas controlled by United States export control laws and regulations. This position is not eligible for visa sponsorship by the Company.

To put it legally – Wolfspeed is an equal opportunity employer.
We recruit, employ, train, compensate and promote regardless of race, sex, religion, color, national origin, disability, age, veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation and other protected status as required by law.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.