• Produces precision optical components by grinding, polishing, test plating, beveling and cleaning glass and other optical materials. • Independently performs complex custom setups and assists with design of tooling required for optical fabrication. • Performs interferometric testing of optical surfaces. • Interprets and evaluates optical component drawings and determines best processes and methods needed to meet drawing specifications. • Maintains in-process specifications and controls and determines sequence of operations based on work instructions. • Coaches and trains junior opticians in classical optical fabrication techniques. • Monitors manufacturing processes and works with engineering to evaluate and implement process improvements. • Maintains a clean and orderly work environment. • Ensures proper operation of equipment by performing scheduled preventative maintenance. • Actively participates in building a collaborative and productive team environment.
Please apply online at https://www.coherent.com/company/job-search using JobID: 8861
• High school diploma is required. The ideal candidate will have completed 2 years of college or a trade school program. • The ideal candidate will have 10 years of experience as an optician working in a high-precision optics manufacturing environment. • Experience with optical CNC grinding and polishing equipment is preferred. • Candidate must be able to perform frequent and sustained standing, lifting up to 50 lbs, and have sufficient visual acuity for reading computer screens and hardcopy documents.
Internal Number: 8861
About Coherent Inc
We are one of the world's leading suppliers of laser and photonics-based solutions to a broad range of commercial and scientific research customers. We design, manufacture and market lasers, laser-based systems, precision optics and related accessories for a diverse group of customers. Since our beginnings in 1966, we have expanded our business through a combination of internal growth and the strategic acquisition of companies with related technologies.
One of our key values is respect for individuals. As a global company, we value the diversity of individuals, their ideas and experiences and we are focused on mutual trust, respect and teamwork in our work environment. Coherent is an equal opportunity employer that hires without regard to an individual’s race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or other prohibited factors under applicable federal, state and local laws.