Optics Specialist – 835554

Job #: 835554
Salary: $16.00/hr
Industry: Manufacturing
Location: Madison, WI
Category: Warehouse

Description / Qualifications

Description / Qualifications

Our Madison-based client is seeking an Optics Specialist to work in the Optics department. This position requires an individual who is organized, has excellent attention to detail, and has superb time management skills. The ideal candidate will be provided an opportunity to work with high tech equipment in a unique scientific environment.


  • Inspect and clean optical mirrors in a timely and efficient manner (75 – 85%)
  • Deburring threaded holes
  • Gently wiping down optical surface with CO2 and/or acetone
  • Visually inspect highly reflective optical mirrors for dents, scratches, and/or damaged sidings
  • Maintain packaging inventory levels
  • Follow customer specific packaging requirements and properly store Optics in warehouse
  • Review daily workload and prioritize accordingly
  • Communicate shipping status with Sales Administration and Production Planner
  • Coordinate shipment packaging for customer optics orders (10 – 15%)
  • Photograph contents of package prior to shipment
  • Enter inventory/shipping transactions in operating system
  • Follow customer specific shipping label requirements
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications & Skills:

  • High school diploma or equivalent education
  • Must be detail oriented
  • Ability to inspect small details on optical mirrors
  • Excellent hand-eye coordination
  • Good communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Ability to lift 10 – 35 pounds
  • Able to plan and manage workload accordingly
  • Works well with others
  • Preferred Knowledge and Skills:
  • Critical thinking and Technical knowledge
  • Good understanding of quality control principles
  • Experience in manufacturing is a plus