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Careers at JST

It’s our people that make the difference at JST Manufacturing. The company’s success over the last 40 years has been built by a highly-skilled, quality-conscious workforce who are motivated to build and innovate while maintaining a culture of openness and optimism.

Here is what working with us looks like.

Since its inception as a semiconductor equipment manufacturer, JST’s mission has been to provide innovative wet process and automation solutions that are engineered and manufactured to be cost effective, safe, and of the highest quality for the many challenges associated with handling sensitive materials in a cleanroom environment.


Excellent pay


Health, dental, life, and vision insurance


401k Plan (Roth and traditional)


Generous PTO policy


Education and cross-training


Flexible schedules

Working at JST

It’s our highly skilled, quality-conscious workforce that makes the JST difference.

Our Culture
Commitment to Absolute Quality
Career Opportunities
Roles We Hire For
Operating Hours
Hours and Work Shifts
Full-Service Manufacturing
End-to-End Fabrication Team

JST Core Values

A commitment to absolute quality is the linchpin of our organization. Owning our supply chain and adhering to strict standards of excellence means our equipment has been vetted, tested, and meets uncompromising quality control standards. These are the values that drive us:

  • Teamwork
  • Good judgment
  • Innovation
  • Integrity
  • Respect
  • Communication
  • Openness
  • Optimism
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JST Job Roles

We are always looking for great people with a “can do” attitude. We hire for roles across the board, from entry-level to engineering and executive.

  • Skilled labor (machinists, welders, etc.)
  • Purchasing
  • Shipping & Receiving
  • Accounting
  • Quoting
  • Sales
  • Engineering (mechanical, electrical, chemical, and software)

Work Shifts

JST standard business hours are Monday-Friday from 8:00am to 5:00pm MST. Customer Support is accessible 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Other shifts include:

Day Shift:
6:00am – 2:30pm

Swing Shift:
3:00pm – 11:30pm

Weekend Shift:
6:00am – 6:00pm

Full-Service Support

As a vertically integrated company, the team at JST consists of a single-source manufacturing team. Skilled Mechanical, Electrical, Chemical, and Software Engineers invent, design, and optimize every JST product.

All cutting is done via CNC machinery programmed by our Manufacturing Engineers that do the layout and produce the “g” code that runs the machines M achine operators, certified TIG welders, and certified Plastic Fabricators assemble the product.

Machine operators include Laser Operators, Press Brake Operators, Punch Operators, Machine Operators both Mill and Lathe, as well as CNC Router Operators.

In-house plumbers and electricians do all assembly and testing.

Current Job Openings

Automation Controls Engineer

Meridian, ID (Non-Remote)

Prepares ladder logic programs (PLC) and human machine interface (HMI) design for custom precision cleaning and wet processing tools for worldwide applications. Performs hands on startup of equipment on-site in a class 100 clean room. 

Electrical Controls Engineer

Meridian, ID (Non-Remote)

Prepares electrical power and controls designs for custom precision cleaning and wet processing tools for worldwide applications.  Design packages include electrical power schematics, P&IDs, electrical control schematics, pneumatic control schematics, bill of materials, PLC Input/Output Lists, and process plumbing schematics. Assists project quoting and estimating with design concepts and component lists for accurate total design and manufacturing cost estimates.

Senior CNC Programmer

Meridian, ID (Non-Remote)

Utilize CAD and CAM software to develop CNC machine tool programming that incorporates detailed instructions and documentation for machine tool operators.

Systems Assembly Technician

Meridian, ID

Utilize engineering blueprints and specifications to create plumbing and electrical subcomponents, perform interface plumbing and wiring, final assembly, and system integration. (Not an assembly line type position.)

Field Service Engineer

Meridian, ID

Troubleshoots and repairs service issues on equipment in the field in a timely manner, performs startup on tools at customer’s site and provides customer’s training. Performs customer retrofits in the field and PLC programming when required. 

Non-Remote: Up to 75% Travel Required; Remote: 100% Travel Required

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