Jobs at X-FAB

The X-FAB Group - about 4,000 employees - is the leading analog/mixed-signal foundry manufacturing silicon wafers for analog-digital integrated circuits (mixed-signal ICs). X-FAB customers benefit from high-performance technologies, excellent technical design and prototyping services; and fast, easy and flexible foundry access worldwide.

Microtechnologist / Chemical laboratory technician / Chemical technician (m/f/d)

Erfurt, Germany    

Job description

The demand for microchips is on the rise - you've probably heard that too! As one of the world's leading high-tech companies in the semiconductor industry, our manufacturing is a large and important part of this process. That's why we're looking for a dedicated colleague at our Erfurt site as soon as possible:

Your tasks:

  • Semiconductor manufacturing - coating, evaluation, quality control.
  • Operation of all production equipment in the assigned technology area in the clean room
  • Measurements and testing tasks
  • Carrying out plant inspections according to specifications
  • Supervision of our young talents 
  • Competent qualification of new employees in our manufacturing department

Job requirements

  • Successful graduation as a microtechnologist (m/f/d) in the field of semiconductor technology, chemical laboratory technician, chemical technician, physics laboratory technician (m/f/d) or a comparable qualification.
  • (Practical) previous experience in the semiconductor industry is an advantage.
  • Dedicated operating method with good quality awareness & accuracy is very important to us.
  • You like to be on the move, you are flexible.
  • You bring good comprehension and reliability for your start with us.
  • Willingness to work in the clean room in a shift system (fully continuous shift system, 12h/shift) - in return you only have 14-15 instead of the usual 20 working days per month.

Your advantages

Financial Benefits:

  • Attractive & transparent salary system according to company tariff. 
  • We share our success with you and pay a bonus when we reach our goals.
  • In addition to a shift bonus of 10%, you will receive supplements for Sundays, holidays and night work.
  • Paid break time as well as no overtime!
  • Tax-free benefits that you can use privately in a wide variety of areas. 
  • Employee Referral Program - Do you know someone who would also fit in with us? Then you will receive a bonus through our referral program!

Family & Career:

  • We offer you up to 2 days full pay when your child is sick.
  • Long-term planning security for your private life with the annual assignment plan.
  • Two free weekends per month are guaranteed (fully continuous shift system)
  • Every employee receives a time account from the first day, on which time credits for commuting and changing times, among other things, are visible.


  • You can always enjoy a pleasant 22 degrees in our clean room - even if it's sub-zero outside or the sun is sizzling in the summer.
  • We have lounges and a relaxation room with a recliner if you need a short break. 
  • Fitness offer
  • Company health management
  • Company doctor

Well-being & personal development:

  • Individual qualifications for our new employees & career changers.
  • Thanks to our excellent connections, you can always get to us on time by streetcar or car without the typical city traffic.
  • With free parking, you can start your work relaxed.
  • With our company events we strengthen our spirit as an X-FABulous family.
  • Free drinks every day 
  • Company canteen 

Application info

Become part of our #xfabulous team and send us your application!

You have additional questions?
Feel free to contact us without obligation via WhatsApp at 0173 3050231 - we will answer all open questions about the job, employment contract or send us your CV directly here!

Everything clear? Send us your application by e-mail.

Contact person: Katharina Fietzsch
or online at: HR-Erfurt(at)