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Instructor - Technical Course Development Trainer (semiconductor)

Location US-CA-San Jose
Company Canon U.S.A., Inc.
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Based in our San Jose office, you will develop and deliver training on industrial products (photolithography equipment).  Not only will you prepare lesson plans, but also partner with customers and internal members to implement training as well as maintain equipment in the cleanrooms and training facilities to ensure equipment availability for training and demonstrations.
This is an exciting opportunity to combine your technical expertise with your course development and training skills. 
This position requires full-time presence at your assigned office(s)/worksite(s)/territory.


- Conduct user training on Photolithography products both in-house and at customer sites
- Provide classroom and laboratory training for internal and external customer training courses that includes but not limited to operation, preventive maintenance, application, and installation aspects of Canon photolithography equipment
- Develop new internal and external technical materials
- Revise existing internal and external technical materials to ensure technical materials are current and accurate
- Verify accuracy of technical procedures to support field service technicians and customer needs
- Provide detailed presentations on technical topics
- Responsible for operation, and maintenance of the training facilities and training equipment and preparation of the instructional site in the San Jose facility
- Participate in discussion groups as needed, to share technical information and  improve technical knowledge of less experienced colleagues
- Contact customers to  discuss training needs and acquire feedback from customers on current training programs and systems


• Requires a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant technical field or equivalent experience and 3-5 years of related work experience
• Semiconductor equipment, maintenance knowledge preferred, photolithography equipment knowledge helpful
• Prior experience as a technical trainer preferred
• May require up to 30% travel within the US (valid driver's license and acceptable driving record necessary). Additionally, because this position requires driving for company business as an essential function of the job, must remain in compliance with company safety guidelines and policies
• Ability to work flexible shifts
• Proficiency with Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
Physical Demands & Work Environment
The worker is required to have close visual acuity with or without corrective lenses for extensive reading; visual inspection involving small defects, small parts, and/or operation of machines (including inspection); using measurement devices; and/or assembly or fabrication parts at distances close to the eyes.
Working in office environment and also in cleanroom environment (wearing full clean room suit, facemask, gloves, safety glasses)
The company will not pursue or support visa sponsorship for this position.
In accordance with applicable law, we are providing the anticipated salary range for this role; $67,280 - 100,750.

Company Overview

About our Company - Canon U.S.A., Inc., is a leading provider of consumer, business-to-business, and industrial digital imaging solutions to the United States and to Latin America and the Caribbean markets. With approximately $30.3 billion in global revenue, its parent company, Canon Inc. (NYSE:CAJ), ranks third overall in U.S. patents granted in 2022† and is one of Fortune Magazine's World's Most Admired Companies in 2022. Canon U.S.A. is dedicated to its Kyosei philosophy of social and environmental responsibility. To keep apprised of the latest news from Canon U.S.A., sign up for the Company's RSS news feed by visiting and follow us on Twitter @CanonUSA.

†Based on weekly patent counts issued by United States Patent and Trademark Office.
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Canon U.S.A., Inc. offers a competitive compensation package including, for eligible positions, medical, dental, vision, 401(k) Savings Plan, discretionary profit sharing, discretionary success sharing, educational assistance, recognition programs, vacation, and much more. A more comprehensive list of what we have to offer is available at

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Workstyle Description

Full Time On Site (Hub) - This position requires full-time presence at your assigned office(s)/worksite(s)/territory on your scheduled work days.

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