Technical Group Leader (Female, Age 45) in Tempe, NY
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At a Glance
Basic data on your current job
|Job Title||Technical Group Leader|
|Other Compensation||None Set|
|Company Size||(not answered)|
|Years Experience||15 years|
Opinions on your CAREER overall (i.e. not just your current job)
|Years in Career||0|
|Income Rating||0 / 10|
|Interest Rating||0 / 10|
|Work-Life Rating||0 / 10|
|Fulfilment Rating||0 / 10|
Table of Contents
Current job Q&A
Describe the type of organization you work for.
World wide organization responsible for manufacturing chips for computers and other electronics.
Describe your job role and responsibilities.
Manage engineers and technicians in manafacturing environment; duties include various projects related to success of team and area.
Please list an additional benefits (beyond compensation) that you receive.
4 weeks vaca, med/dental/vision insurance, 401K, stock options
Do you feel you are under/over or well/fairly compensated at your current position?
Women are still payed less in semiconductor manufacturing and most industries as an average.
Does your job entail you working with others on a daily basis? Is this something you like/dislike about your job? Please explain.
Yes. I enjoy working with others.
Do you work collaboratively with supervisors/managers?
Do you work collaboratively with your co-workers?
Describe your work location (e.g., office, home, theatre, in the field) and what you like/dislike about working in it.
Wafer fab, cubicle, home. I enjoy the fab (factory floor) but find the cubes stuffy. Enjoy working from home.
Please rate each of the following aspects of your current job on a scale of 1-10 (10 being the highest/best):
Job Title: 8
Level of Responsibility: 2
The Actual Work: 1
How you got your job
How did you get your current job?
What was the application process?
electronic resume, phone interview, regular interview, offer
Did you have to interview for your current job? If yes, what did the interview process entail?
yes, interview with multiple persons
If you can remember, what questions were you asked during the interview?
technical, management/leadership related
Do you feel your employer properly prepared you for your job? Explain.
Was there training for your current position? If yes, what did it entail?
yes, management, leadership and technical training and classes along the way
Do you feel your educational background prepared you for your job? Explain.
yes, degree in history but experience with research/communication/writing skills… background in customer service industry, experience in manufacturing in college
If applicable, do you feel your internship experience helped you prepare for your job?
If someone wanted to go about getting a job similar to yours, what would you recommend for him or her to do?
What skills do you think a person should have if they want to pursue a position like yours?
Engineering degree, technical skills. Once you have the position, social and organizational skills will enable a person to continue to grow and improve.
Do you feel that you need a certain level of education or training to be successful in your job?
What advice would you give to someone who was about to start work in your position/ line of work?
Be prepared to put in more than forty hours a week ona regular basis.
Long-term career plans
Is your current employment part of your overall career plan? Why or why not?
What are your current career goals?
Move into the natural health industry
Is there anything else you would like to share about your career?
There is nothing.
Prior work history
Please list your most recent jobs prior to this current job:
|Prior Job 1||Supervisor||5 years||Supervisor in Semiconductor Manufacturing|
|Prior Job 2|
Please list your educational background:
High School GPA:
|The Defiance College||History|
|Graduate or Professional|
(Masters or Doctorate)
|University of Phoenix||Masters in Organizational Management|
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