Opto-Mechanical Manufacturing Technician

QED Technologies International LLC | Rochester, NY

Posted Date 3/26/2024

The Opto-Mechanical Manufacturing Technician provides support to Manufacturing and Quality, in various capacities. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Assemble and test interferometers for Manufacturing.
  • Assemble precision optics
  • Support pilot builds for new metrology products and build them in production.
  • Recommend improvements to processes, procedures and designs
  • Create/modify assembly and test procedures for components and user manuals for QED’s products.
  • Support general manufacturing of consumables and replacement parts.
  • Utilize sophisticated metrology equipment including interferometers, laser position measurement equipment, ball-bar motion equipment, rotation measurement equipment, temperature, fluid flow and fluid pressure measurement devices. 
  • Process assembly transactions within ERP system to maintain inventory control
  • Communicate frequently with team members.  Openly brainstorms with team members.

Qualifications:  To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience – Minimum Associates degree in a Mechanical/Electrical/Optical Engineering or Technology discipline and 3-5yrs industry experience or equivalent work experience.

Familiarity with a variety of measurement tools, data acquisition systems and sensors. Experience with Six Sigma methodologies a plus. Experience with Geometrical Dimensioning and Tolerancing methods a plus. 

Computer Skills:  Experience with Excel or Mini-Tab to capture, graph, analyze and communicate test data is preferred.  Basic word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation software skills are required. Demonstrated aptitude for learning new software.

Technical - Strong technology perspective particularly related to the optics industry through prior experience.

The ideal candidate will have prior experience in the precision optics industry.

Travel – Travel is not a primary part of this job.

Pay rate range: $21.00 per hour to $35.00 per hour.  The salary offered will be determined by the candidate's education, experience and other qualifications, taking into account internal equity among current employees with similar skills and experience.

Salary21.00 - 35.00 Hour
Employment Type
Full Time

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