We are a world leader in high precision optical manufacturing, delivering custom optics to a wide range of innovators around the globe. Meeting these goals demands the right people. Teamwork, adaptability, and an enthusiastic approach to problem-solving are central to the Optimax culture. But what unites all our employees best is a hunger to continuously learn. We strive to find driven individuals who are committed to lifelong learning; who will continue to add value in their work throughout long and successful careers.
Optimax leads the way in manufacturing and metrology of complex aspheres is an emerging science for optical fabricators.
Optimax delivers finished optics faster and with less risk because we own the complete manufacturing process, including optical coating.
Customers trust Optimax to create high-quality optics and deliver them fast, and our freeforms are no exception.
Optimax has developed superior fabrication and coating capabilities for advanced laser grade optics.
Optimax manufactures custom optics behind breakthrough technologies which allow us to deliver highly complex optics with the speed and performance your programs require.
We are looking for hands-on individuals, with a positive attitude. Read our brochure to discover what it takes to be an Optician, Coating Technician, or Manufacturer.
On this virtual tour, you will find out more about Precision Optics Manufacturing Processes and explore the different careers they are used in.
Upskilling the workforce in developing optics fabrication technicians, this apprenticeship program will help the industry and Optimax continue to manage and sustain workforce growth.
We are a world leader in high-precision optical components manufacturing. Our unique corporate culture of teamwork and innovation provides a dynamic work environment.
Optimax is proud to have participated in many NASA programs. We have supplied NASA with high-quality imaging lenses designed for position sensing, mapping landforms, and optical analysis.
Optimax invests in the technology and research that will enable your next program, but remain the people who are committed to small volume, high quality, and quick delivery of your …
Hear optics manufacturing stories from leaders, technicians, and more on how their career journeys led them to optics manufacturing and Optimax.
Optimax helps its customers prove that great people can do great things with the right technology and support. Some of the most sophisticated programs in the world trust us to …
- WoO-Women in Optics/Optimax
- 30th Anniversary
- Creating Your Future at Optimax: Our Stories
- Career Spotlight
- Creating Your Future at Optimax
- How It's Manufactured
- Precision Optics Manufacturing
- Optimax Technical Papers
- Precision Optics Manufacturing Apprenticeship
- Technical Resources
- COVID-19 Operations Updates
- Optimax Spotlight
- Workforce Development
- Company Overview
- Meet Our Interns
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Hear a perspective from Optimax CEO Rick Plympton on insights into the correlation between musicians and manufacturing he has experienced developing a start-up into a successful business. He’ll also explain …
In line with our culture, we are extremely proud to have three generations of the Hordin Family working at Optimax; father Dick (Richard) Hordin, son Tom Hordin, and grandson Nick …