Optical Technician (Auburn Hills, MI)

DIVISION: Rigaku Innovative Technologies, Inc.
DEPARTMENT: Advanced Manufacturing
POSITION: Optical Technician
Reports To: Advanced Manufacturing Supervisor

Job Description and Responsibilities:

Works from Job Orders, engineering notes, drawings, sketches, and verbal instructions to complete MF and CMF optical Mirror assemblies.

  • Performs all activities related to producing MF, cylindrical optics.
    • Preparing mounts, contouring optic, beveling, and curve meter, Huber measurements.
    • Maintains documentation of these activities to complete an assembly record for each optic.
  • Performs all activities related to producing CMF optics.
    • Preparing mounts, contouring optic, beveling, and curve meter, Huber measurements and corner block mounting.
    • Maintains documentation of these activities to complete an assembly record for each optic.
  • Perform incoming inspection of all hardware prior to placing in inventory.
  • Maintain current inventory transaction activity for all Optic build materials.
  • Maintain inventory of finished assemblies and raw materials sufficient to support Production Schedule.
  • Maintain optic assembly area in clean condition.
  • And other duties as assigned by Supervisor and Department Manager.

Education:
Associates Degree in an Engineering discipline or equivalent experience in optical / precision assembly preferred.

Requirements

  • Minimum 5 years experience in precision assembly activities.
  • Basic computer skills including use of Word and Excel.
  • Able to read / work from prints.
  • Ability to work in a self-directed manner, given general schedule information.
  • Able to perform light mechanical assembly activities.
  • Ability to function in a multicultural work environment.

Desirable Experience

  • Previous experience in the Optic / OEM / Precision Optics industry.
  • Familiarity with micrometers, calipers, toolmakers microscopes and other precision measuring devices.

Rigaku offers a rewarding work environment and excellent benefits. All applicants are kept in strict confidence. Benefits package including Health, Dental, Vision, STD, LTD, Life insurance, section 125 flexible spending accounts, 401(k) plan and more. Rigaku is an EEO/AA Employer Disabled/Veteran. Applicants must be able to prove they can legally work in the US.

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