Inrad Optics is seeking self-motivated individuals to add to our growing team of Optical Technicians. No prior experience is required for the position. If you enjoy working with hand tools for woodworking, electronics, or jewelry, this opportunity might be a fit for you! If you are focused and enjoy creating things, then you may be an excellent candidate for one of our career building entry level positions manufacturing precision optics for medical, defense and space applications.

Key responsibilities

  • Cleaning, handling and packaging of optical components
  • Handling of various materials related to manufacture of precision optics
  • Operation of optical polishing, grinding, milling and generating machines
  • Use of various instruments and measurement gauges
  • Reading mechanical drawings of optical components
  • Many other optical processing and fabrication skills

Key requirements

  • Basic math skills
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Keen attention to detail, thorough in completing work tasks
  • Problem solving skills
  • Hand-eye coordination and hand dexterity
  • Ability to lift up to 25 pounds
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Must be fully vaccinated
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident as we are a United States controlled information facility


  • Monday-Friday Schedule
  • Flexible PTO
  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • 401k matching

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