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(4) Thin Film Coating Operators

Marlborough, MA

Posted: 08/03/2021 Industry: Manufacturing Operations Job Number: 13047

Job Description

Connexion’s mission is to provide "best in class" services to job seekers. We strive to achieve excellence in job placement, staffing, and recruiting services, while treating candidates with the professionalism and respect they deserve.

Title: ThinFilm Coating Operators
Organization: Connexion Systems & Engineering


(4) Thin Film Coating Operators
US citizens

Need machine operation within manufacturing; experience with vacuum disposition chambers and vacuum chamber coating with optics or semiconductors.
  • Load and operate optical vacuum deposition chamber coating equipment in a process driven manufacturing environment.
  • Provide expert technical evaluation on coating manufacturing, process development, and quality with respect to creating work standards and troubleshooting manufacturing problems.
  • Perform assembly, maintenance, and setup of chamber equipment and support apparatus as needed.
  • Maintain preventive maintenance procedures and record keeping requirements per site policy.
  • Operate metrology tools for the characterization of thin film results in the manufacturing process.
  • Maintain all production, process, quality and equipment records as required.


  • Evaluate coating performance (adhesion, abrasion, spectral, etc.) and work with engineers to troubleshoot the manufacturing process as needed.
  • Mentor coating technicians within the group and address issues concerning training, problem solving, or other issues than may arise.
  • Drive team of technicians to meet production numbers


  • Ensure that all duties are performed in a timely manner consistent with applicable quality requirements, safety guidelines, and applicable procedures.
  • Lead and perform manufacturing job setup of coating machines for high quality optical parts produced on-time and on schedule to internal planning and customer commitments
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience Requirements

  • 7+ years of thin film coating experience using and maintaining e-beam vacuum deposition chambers
  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required.
  • 3+ years of experience supervising optical technicians
  • Experience handling and inspecting optical components
  • Computer literate, proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, specifically).
  • Position requires a person who is meticulous and quality conscious; motivated and creative problem solver.

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