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.
How long have you been at Optimax? 3 years
Areas: Coating, Aspheres, Spheres
Current role: Coating Engineering Intern
Education: Alfred University
Major: Biomaterials Engineering
What kinds of skills did you learn at Optimax that you couldn't learn in a classroom? My communication skills.
What I learned about manufacturing: Having worked here for 3 years, I've seen the whole process of how these optics are made – from the production of the actual glass material to the grinding and polishing and all the way up to the coating of it.
Why I like working at Optimax: The friendly culture and the laid back attitude. I was really drawn to work here when I was looking for internships because both my dad and grandpa work here, and when you're an employee at Optimax, they really do treat you like family.
The best part of Optimax in one word: Precision