IDEX Production Technician II in Rochester, New York

Title: Production Technician II

Business Unit: Melles Griot (Rochester)


55 Science Parkway

Rochester, New York, 14620

United States

Function: Operations


Performs a variety of technical functions related to the calibration, alignment, fabrication, assembly and modification of assemblies and optics in accordance with established practices, procedures and product/process documentation. Performs operational tests on systems to ensure conformance with product specifications. Testing of products may involve use of complex and/or specialized test set-ups and equipment. Can read and understand blueprints, test procedures and test equipment manuals. Applies knowledge to the analysis of test processes and unit failures. Can determine and report on root cause of unit failures.

  • Assemble and align product

  • Test station and equipment set-up

  • Unit adjustment, alignment and calibration.

  • Simple troubleshooting and repair of sub-assembly failures.

  • Opto-mechanical assembly according to work instructions.

  • Inspection of optical sub-assemblies

  • Complies with health and safety policies and procedures.

  • Supports company values including ethical conduct and high integrity in all actions.


  • One year certificate from college or technical school; or two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Requirements include US Citizenship or US Permanent Resident. This positions may require lawful access to ITAR/EAR controlled information and employees in this role will need to meet those requirements.

  • Word, Excel, work center specific software.

  • Laser specific terminology and physics terms.

  • Knowledge and familiarity of optics and optical components.

  • Knowledge and familiarity with electronic components and their functions.

  • Good troubleshooting skills.

  • Skilled electro-optical test set ups and be able to characterize a laser.

  • Good mechanical aptitude.

  • Proficient with Microsoft software.

  • Solid understanding of fundamental laser principles.

  • Proficient in documentation of procedures, data, and records.

  • Good written and verbal communications skills.

  • Standard office and manufacturing environment with moderate noise.

  • Overtime may be required.

IDEX is an equal opportunity employer Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

REQ ID: 1671