Inrad Optics is currently seeking enthusiastic individuals to add to our manufacturing team. We are looking for someone with the ability to test and measure the qualities of various custom optics to ensure compliance with manufacturing and customer requirements using advanced tools and techniques. If you are focused, with a keen attention to detail, then you may be an excellent candidate for one of our career-building positions manufacturing precision optics for medical, defense and space applications.

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Key responsibilities

  • Operation of advanced inspection equipment and interpretation of generated data from an interferometer, goniometer, laser test set up, etc.
  • Cooperate with other departments to resolve quality concerns as needed
  • Organize and maintain all required QA documents, both electronical and paper files
  • Perform the internal and/or coordinate the external testing required by customer requirements
  • Prepare in-process and finished optics for shipment in accordance with internal procedures and maintain supply of packaging materials
  • Review incoming materials against POs and customer requirements, and perform mechanical and optical inspections
  • Review incoming materials against POs and customer requirements, and perform mechanical and optical inspections

Key requirements

  • High school graduate or equivalent with technical trade skills
  • B.S. in optical sciences or technical field preferred
  • Knowledge of basic handling of optics preferred
  • Ability to visualize abstract concepts, such as invisible beam pathways
  • Basic understanding of algebra and trigonometry
  • Proven ability to work effectively in a collaborative team environment
  • Strong interpersonal and problem-solving skills
  • Strong active listening skills
  • Ability to prioritize own and others work based on changing conditions
  • Good visual acuity and hand-eye coordination
  • Comfortable using microscopes, hand loupes, positioning stages, and lasers.
  • Basic understanding and ability to navigate computer software such as Word and excel and operating systems such as windows.
  • Ability to lift 25lbs
  • 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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