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Material Handler; San Diego, CA

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Company Overview

Calling the adventurers ready to join a company that's pushing the limits of nanotechnology to keep the digital revolution rolling. At KLA, we're making technology advancements that are bigger—and tinier—than the world has ever seen.

Who are we?  We research, develop, and manufacture the world's most advanced inspection and measurement equipment for the semiconductor and nanoelectronics industries. We enable the digital age by pushing the boundaries of technology, creating tools capable of finding defects smaller than a wavelength of visible light. We create smarter processes so that technology leaders can manufacture high-performance chips—the kind in that phone in your pocket, the tablet on your desk and nearly every electronic device you own—faster and better. We're passionate about creating solutions that drive progress and help people do what wouldn't be possible without us.  The future is calling. Will you answer?


The Global Service Support Organization (GSS) team headquartered in Milpitas, CA is our service organization that consists of Service Sales and Marketing, Spares Supply Chain management, Field Operations, Product Training, and Technical Support.  The GSS organization partners with our field teams and customers in all business sectors to maintain the high performance and productivity of our products through a flexible portfolio of services. Our comprehensive services include: proactive management of tools to identify and improve performance; expertise in optics, image processing and motion control with worldwide service engineers, 24/7 technical support teams and knowledge management systems; and an extensive parts network to ensure worldwide availability of parts.


  • Assist with the receipt and stocking of supplies, materials and components in manufacturing
  • Follow company procedures for receiving, inspecting, and stocking incoming shipments
  • Follow company procedures for safely & securely packaging product for delivery to customers
  • Perform periodic counts of inventory items, including ABC counts, and adjust stock levels as directed
  • Interface with MRP software modules daily
  • Assist with preparing parts/components for in-house, or outside assembly, including processing manufacturing orders and adjusting inventory levels and locations
  • Coordinate miscellaneous shipments with UPS, FedEx, and other logistics companies on shipping related activities
  • Routinely lift up to 50 pounds
  • Perform other duties as assigned


* This positionis based in San Diego, CA *

  • Detail oriented with the willingness to ask questions to complete the task correctly
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate efficiently and interact with a wide range of personalities and management levels
  • Ability to work productively and accurately when faced with stressful situations
  • Ability to take ownership and pride in work, regardless of the task
  • Open to change and able to effectively implement change quickly
  • Ability to handle stressful situations and work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment

Minimum Qualifications

  • HS Graduate or Equivalent
  • Experience with MS Office is required 
  • Experience using inventory control software is preferred
  • OR Equivalent Combination of Experience and Education. 

Equal Employment Opportunity

KLA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants will be considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.