15 days old

Optics Technician, Metric Blvd, North Austin 78758, $13 - $15

Kelly Services
Austin, TX 78759
**Job Description**

Optics Technician, Metric Blvd, North Austin 78758, $13 - $15

Schedule: M-F 7:00 AM - 3:30 PM


Responsible for the operation and maintenance of massive optics fabrication equipment for production of optical components.

The Optics Technician is responsible for facility/equipment cleanliness, readiness and maintenance.

Monitor and operate massive grinding and polishing machines for the fabrication of large glass optics.

Sets up tooling and configures grinding machines for operation.

Assists in the maintenance and modification of grinding and polishing machinery.

Monitors, operates and programs glass sagging ovens.

Works with large pieces of glass, wood and/or plastics including: cutting, drilling, sanding, cleaning and packaging. In house manufacture includes using a variety of hand and power tools to fabricate components from raw materials including glass, wood, metal, various plastics and fiberglass.

Dimension finished glass products to tight tolerances using hand held belt sanders.

Uses solvents, paints, epoxies, acids and fiberglass resins. Applies finishing products to materials by spray or by hand. Regularly uses solvents to clean parts.

Assists in the preparation, packaging and shipping of finished glass products. Preparation and packaging may include the fabrication of wooden shipping crates using a variety of hand and power tools.



Experience in a comparable manufacturing position or in a directly related trade skill; i.e., machinist, welder, electrician, equipment mechanic, technician, etc.

Basic PC and Office equipment. Electronic or mechanical test equipment including calipers, micrometers, digital meters and o-scopes. Able to operate a forklift (we will train).

Able to calculate basic figures and amounts such as proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume; Able to apply concepts of basic algebra.

While performing the duty of this job, the employee is regularly required to, stand, walk, and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds unassisted.

The employee must be able to clearly see and resolve (with or without corrective lenses) small or intricate detail. The employee must have the respiratory capacity to wear a mask respirator for 4 or more hours a day. The employee must be able to use both hands to hold and manipulate 7-15 pound power tools.

Fluency in English, through both verbal and written communications; Able to read and interpret documents: Able to write routine reports and correspondence.


As an optics technician, you manufacture the highest quality and most advanced flight simulation systems in the world!

Imagine the making of the display screens used for this war jet's 360 Dome:

You will take giant panels of raw glass and you will heat treat, sand, polish, etc. to create the final product.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

At Kelly
Services , we work with the best. Our clients include 95 of the Fortune
100 companies, and more than 70,000 hiring managers rely on Kelly annually to access
the best talent to drive their business forward. If you only make one career connection today, connect
with Kelly.

**AboutKelly Services** ****

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people
around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of
talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,
Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is
committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity
is The Law.
Posted: 2019-08-05 Expires: 2019-09-16

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