Optimax Systems, Inc. is a world leader in manufacturing small volume, high quality optical components. Our unique, fun corporate culture of teamwork, innovation and agility provides a dynamic work environment. We are looking for you to commit to a lifelong adventure of learning and creating value through your hard work. Some full-time employee benefits include: Profit Sharing Plan - 25% of company’s pre-tax profits split among all full-time employees, 80 hours of paid time off in your first year and 100% tuition assistance toward pre-approved educational expenses. Our off-shift employees receive a differential wage of a 10% increase from the A-Shift rate for B-Shift (3 pm to 11:30 pm) and 15% increase for C-Shift (11 pm to 7:30 am) and these employees accrue their paid time off at a higher rate; 120 hours per year compared to 80 hours for A-Shift employees.
Produce laser grade surfaces to meet the product offerings of Optimax by using conventional optics fabrication techniques. Responsible for taking optics from start to finish; can include blank preparation, process development, tooling design/procurement, fabrication with complete final metrology. Work individually or on a team facing high-end challenging projects.
Duties: Assist in developing fabrication approaches for prototype and recurring optics. Demonstrate dexterity and good hand/eye coordination. Possess a strong attention to awareness and attention to fine detail. Make process improvements to increase yield, quality and accuracy of product. Take initiative and manage ones’ time to stay productive. Maintain a clean, organized, and stocked work area. Critical thinking, problem solving, and decision making to maintain product flow. Continuously learn the manner and unique operations of the department. Follows safety requirements for all materials and machinery. Perform all other tasks (written or verbal) as requested.
Requirements: Must be available for second shift or third shift Blueprint reading Mechanical aptitude Team and independent project experience Creative troubleshooting and problem solving in a fast paced work environment Manufacturing experience, preferred not required Math fluency in trigonometry and geometry.
(EEO) Optimax must comply with the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) issued by the United States Department of State, Department of Defense Trade Controls. Because of ITAR, the company must limit employment opportunities to the following eligible categories, (1) a citizen or national of the U.S., (2) a lawful permanent resident, (3) citizen admitted as a refugee, or (4) citizen who has been granted asylum. Optimax is committed to equal opportunity for all, without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, age, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or any other protected characteristic. Optimax will make reasonable accommodations for known physical or mental limitations of otherwise qualified employees and applicants with disabilities unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business.
About Optimax Systems, Inc
With more than 100 opticians, Optimax is America’s largest optics manufacturer. Optimax leverages its optics manufacturing technology for programs that benefit mankind. We have created innovative manufacturing methods and corporate culture that enable faster production of precision optics. Even with many years of experience providing production optics, Optimax remains dedicated to:
Optimax manufactures prototype optical components for a wide variety of applications and has the capacity to support production requirements. Our strongest market segments for prototype optics are aerospace, display technologies and solar applications. Our strongest markets for OEM production optics are semiconductor, military and medical instruments.