207344 - Laser Technician 2
CA-Southern California - San Diego
San Diego
Up to $22.62 DOE
3 months

Chipton-Ross is seeking a Laser Technician 2 for a contract opportunity in San Diego, CA.

o Prepare test specimens to support high precision coefficient of thermal expansion (CTE) and coefficient of moisture expansion (CME) testing
o Setup, often delicate test specimens for CTE measurements using an interferometer measurement system
o Setup, often delicate test specimens for CME measurements using an autocollimator based measurement system
o Aligns, troubleshoots, adjusts, tests, and maintains laser components, sub-assemblies, systems and associated support equipment
o Support setup and execution of both component and structure level thermal distortion testing
o Performs inspection, cleaning and troubleshooting of laser optical components
o Machine and/or hand lap composite or metallic surfaces to meet strict flatness and parallelism requirements
o Measure physical properties (dimension and/or mass) of composite test specimens
o Interface with computer based disquisition system
o Operate and monitor thermal or thermal vacuum chambers
o Maintaining clean and organized laboratory environment to maintain optical integrity
o Uses hand and small power tools, and various measuring and testing devices in performing job duties.
o May monitor and verify quality in accordance with statistical process or other control procedures.

o Associate's Degree or a 2 year Technical Degree in related discipline
o Experience with interferometers or other optical metrology system
o Experience with autocollimator or other optical metrology system
o Proficient use of basic shop arithmetic
o Proficient in Microsoft office applications (Word and Excel) to document results
o Ability to read, write and interpret written instructions in English
o Ability to work under limited supervision
o Ability to be on feet for up to 9 hours each day
o Ability to work flexible hours, overtime, and weekends as needed based on demanding manufacturing schedules

Associates Degree or 2 year Technical Degree is required.
School must be accredited.

9/80 workweek.

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Juan Saldarriaga
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x258 or (800) 927-9318 x258

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.