Manage both the Flat Polishing and Shaping Departments, including but not limited to: reviewing bids and job prints, creating/maintaining work instructions and post process notes, and troubleshooting production issues that arise
Coordinate Flat Polishing and Shaping production schedules with other departments to ensure customer requirements are met in a timely manner
Master department capabilities and strive to continuously improve processes and people
Train and develop department employees through on-the-job training and annual review of performance
Effectively manage machinery and tooling use/care, as well as department cleanliness and organization
Communicates department progress and needs with Management, Operations, Maintenance and Administration personnel, as needed
Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree preferred, or alternatively, high school diploma with relevant experience
At least five years of flat optics polishing experience
At least five years of experience in a management/supervisory role
Strong mechanical and technical ability
Strong troubleshooting and problem solving skills
Methodical and detail-oriented
Effective writer and oral communicator
Ability to multi-task
Strong work ethic
Since 1977 PFG Precision Optics has manufactured and coated ultra-high precision optics installed in various types of military and commercial equipment. Industries in which these optics are used include military, test & measurement, semiconductor, imaging, medical and telecommunications.
PFG offers a competitive benefits package for our full-time employees, including: medical and dental insurance, life insurance and AD&D, short-term disability, simple IRA with company match, fitness center reimbursements, paid holidays and paid vacation.
About PFG Precision Optics
PFG Optics is an ISO 9001:2015 certified manufacturer of precision optics, coatings, & assemblies from UV to Near-IR wavelengths. Our specialties include high index, high included angle, & truncated lenses using the latest CNC milling, shaping, polishing with MRF finishing & edging technology. Double sided & planetary polishing for windows, wedges, filters & prisms. Custom vacuum-deposited & Ion-assisted coatings. Assemblies include Telecentric, Eyepiece, Scan & Imaging Lenses.