Position: Machinist / Mechanical Technician
Experience: Will consider range of levels depending on relevant
experience and expertise.
nLIGHT | Nutronics is one of the nation's leading developers of
high performance solutions for Directed Energy laser applications,
which is a top modernization priority of the Department of Defense.
nLIGHT | Nutronics High Energy Laser (HEL) systems, Adaptive
Optical (AO) systems, and Acquisition / Pointing / Tracking (APT)
solutions are being designed to overcome the most difficult
challenges facing the deployment of high energy laser solutions to
the United States military and our allies. Our multidisciplinary
team is working together to develop HEL, AO and APT system
solutions that offer robust performance in demanding turbulence
conditions, with the common goal of accelerating the transition of
our technology to the warfighter. nLIGHT | Nutronics is a
vertically integrated business that leverages its internal
capabilities - from semiconductor device through target
identification - to develop systems that are both high-performance
and cost-effective. We continue to invest in capabilities,
facilities and technology to bring leading edge HEL solutions to
the warfighter. Headquartered in Longmont, Colorado, nLIGHT |
Nutronics was formed through the acquisition of Nutronics by nLIGHT
November 2019. nLIGHT is a fast-growing, well-capitalized,
publicly-traded semiconductor and fiber lasers business with a long
track record of developing innovative solutions for the A&D,
Industrial and Microfabrication markets. Critical to the
combination of nLIGHT and Nutronics was the preservation of culture
and our common goal of developing better solutions for our company,
our customers, and our country. This is a great opportunity to work
at a company that is on the leading edge of the HEL industry. We
are seeking a candidate that has a strong work ethic, is highly
organized, self-motivated, and enjoys working as part of a team.
The ideal candidate will have a genuine desire to learn and adapt
in a fast-paced environment and contribute to the success of
business wherever possible.
All applicants must possess or be able to obtain CURRENT U.S.
DoD Personnel Security Clearance Eligibility. Further information
on requirements to obtain a security clearance is available at:
Please review this information before applying.
Job Description: Support development of cutting-edge laser and
electro-optical systems. The ideal candidate has at least 3 years
professional machining experience but is interested in career
broadening opportunities to expand into mechanical design and
drafting. Must be comfortable with execution of rapid turn
precision machining modifications of existing components and/or
fabrication of new components. Candidates must also be willing to
work additional duties related to facility support (clean rooms,
high end chillers, generators, occasional simple facility
maintenance activities, occasional travel to support testing at
Required Experience / Capability:
Commitment to Excellence. Attention to Detail. Pride in
Ability to work in a dynamic and at times stressful environment
and maintain composure and good working relationships under stress.
Requirements change frequently and rapid-turn solutions must be
Effectively manage schedule and priorities with minimal daily
direction to meet mid to long-term schedule objectives.
At least 3 years experience as a professional machinist.
Experience with maintaining and configuring machine shop
Professional GTAW / GMAW welding training for steel and
Experience with facility maintenance activities.
Experience with large chiller systems and/or generators.
- Positive attitude, strong troubleshooting skills and
willingness to develop creative solutions to time-sensitive
Additional Desired Experience / Capability:
Expertise in Fabrication and Assembly Drawing Preparation for
manufacturing (ISO and ANSI standards) including experience with
version control and change record documentation.
American Welding Society (AWS) Certification D1.1, D1.2, or
Experience with various manufacturing techniques - machining,
sheet metal, injection molding, etc.
- Experience in Opto-Mechanical Assembly, including receiving and
inspecting components, dry-assembly, bonding.
$20-40/hr depending on experience.
nLIGHT | Nutronics is an equal opportunity employer. nLIGHT |
Nutronics provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all
employees and applicants for employment without regard to race,
color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.
In addition to federal law requirements, nLIGHT | Nutronics
complies with applicable state and local laws governing
nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the
company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and
employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion,
termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence,
compensation and training. nLIGHT | Nutronics expressly prohibits
any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion,
gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or
expression, national origin, age, genetic information,
disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the
ability of nLIGHT | Nutronics employees to perform their job duties
may result in discipline up to and including discharge