Recent News
Address

Discover Optimax

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.

Careers

Resources

HomeResources

Capabilities Brochures

Optical Applications

Optical Applications

Optical Applications for high performance optics and systems.

Asphere Metrology

Asphere Metrology

Optimax leads the way in manufacturing and metrology of complex aspheres is an emerging science for optical fabricators.

Optical Coatings

Optical Coatings

Optimax delivers finished optics faster and with less risk because we own the complete manufacturing process, including optical coating.

Freeform Optics

Freeform Optics

Customers trust Optimax to create high-quality optics and deliver them fast, and our freeforms are no exception.

Optics for High Power

Optics for High Power

Optimax has developed superior fabrication and coating capabilities for advanced laser grade optics.

Optical Components

Optical Components

Optimax manufactures custom optics behind breakthrough technologies which allow us to deliver highly complex optics with the speed and performance your programs require.

Career Brochures

Career Descriptions

Career Descriptions

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.

Optimax Virtual Tour

Optimax Virtual Tour

On this virtual tour, you will find out more about Precision Optics Manufacturing Processes and explore the different careers they are used in.

POM Apprenticeship Program

POM Apprenticeship Program

Upskilling the workforce in developing optics fabrication technicians, this apprenticeship program will help the industry and Optimax continue to manage and sustain workforce growth.

Careers Overview

Careers Overview

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 in Space

Optimax in Space

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.

Videos

Knowledge Center Videos

Knowledge Center Videos

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 …

Careers Videos

Careers Videos

Hear optics manufacturing stories from leaders, technicians, and more on how their career journeys led them to optics manufacturing and Optimax.

About Videos

About Videos

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 …

Recent Videos

95 videos 92363 views 477 subscribers
Optimax Systems
Optimax is set up to manufacture, test and deliver with the speed and performance your program requires. Optimax reliability has allowed us to become America's largest optics prototype manufacturer. We've invested 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 prototype optic needs.
Uploads
  • WOO-Women of Optics
  • 30th Anniversary
  • Creating Your Future at Optimax: Our Stories
  • Culture
  • Career Spotlight
  • Creating Your Future at Optimax
  • How It's Manufactured
  • Webinars
  • 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

Highlighting Women in Engineering- Emma Smith, Coating Engineer Intern with Optimax Systems

28.03.2024
Celebrating women in #STEM and optics who are paving the way and illuminating the path for the future. Meet Emma a coating engineer intern with advice for girls wanting to pursue STEM careers.
32
0
0

Highlighting Women in Engineering- Kallie Hauser, Packaging Engineer with Optimax Systems

26.03.2024
Celebrating women in #STEM and optics who are paving the way and illuminating the path for the future. Meet Kallie, an engineer with advice for girls wanting to pursue STEM careers.
36
1
0

Highlighting Women in Engineering- Shayne Hollands, Sales Engineer with Optimax Systems

19.03.2024
Celebrating women in #STEM and optics who are paving the way and illuminating the path for the future. Meet Shayne, an engineer with advice for girls wanting to pursue STEM careers.
184
8
0
Load more...

Stories

What is the connection between musicians and manufacturing?

What is the connection between musicians and manufacturing?

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 …

Optimax Generations

Optimax Generations

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 …

Do you want to find out more?

Click for More Information

Optimax develops optics solutions to suit a variety of needs. Our industry-leading custom optics are developed by expert engineers. Discover our expertise, solutions, and opportunities today.

Our Capabilities
Discover our Expertise
ASK AN EXPERT

Accessibility Toolbar