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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.





5 Internships
1 – Maintenance | 2 – Maintenance | 3 – R&D | 4 – Optician | 5 – Optician

How long have you worked at Optimax?
I have worked at Optimax for three years starting in 2014.

What internship did you start out in?
I started in quality assurance, then moved to the shipping department, and now I am working as an optician.

How has your internship helped you with your studies?
You learn a different way of thinking that helps in the classroom.

What kind of skills did you learn at Optimax that you didn't learn in the classroom?
I get to work hands-on in the machine department by dealing with real deadlines and customers. The classroom is more individual focused while working here is more team based. I get to work on projects like the Mars Rover.

Were you able to apply with you learned in the classroom to your internship?
In the classroom, I learned measurement techniques such as geometry.

How has this internship helped you figure out any career goals or paths?
I am going into engineering, but I realized I want to be on the shop floor and not in a cubicle. Like a lot of engineers here, they are out on the floor, and that is something I want to do.

Why I like working at Optimax: 
It’s a very relaxing environment, where you can be yourself and everyone is friendly and helpful.

Best part of Optimax in one word?

Manufacturers of High Precision Optics

Optimax leverages our optics manufacturing technology for programs that benefit mankind and projects that defend our freedom. Our know-how, innovation, and speed enable quicker production of precision optics to meet emerging market needs. Some of the most sophisticated programs in the world trust Optimax to produce the most complex optics reliably. For more information, contact us today.

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