Coating Technician

Are you interested in being a key-player in fast growing company that directly contributes to National Security?  Do you have strong computer skills and are only satisfied if a job is well done? Can you bring attention to detail and a team spirit to work? 

Clear Align designs and manufactures of cutting-edge imaging and surveillance systems used from drones to border surveillance.   We work hard and have fun in a COVID safe work environment.   

Join our team as a full-time Entry-Level Coating Technician to join our rapidly growing team. In this role you will learn how to support our Thin-Film Coating Operation with both equipment and process proficiency. 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Support metrology of coated products with spectrophotometers, interferometers, and roughness tools.
  • Properly handle glass components, including cleaning and inspection operations.
    Recognize and trouble shoot coating issues.
  • Perform various phases of optical work according to the blueprints, specifications, sketches, and standard operating procedures in the ERP System.
  • Update production records in the ERP System.
  • Complete work order documentation describing jobs performed.
  • Manage equipment and perform preventive maintenance as required.
  • Implement 7s Lean Manufacturing principles to maintain a clean and efficient work area.

Position Requirements

  • Quick learner with the technical aptitude to work in a technical manufacturing environment.
  • Goal oriented team player with a strong attention to detail.
  • Effective written and oral communication skills.
  • Experience using Microsoft Office.
  • Must be willing and able to work flexible shift hours including potentially nights, weekends, or overtime.
  • Tenacious desire to learn thin-film coating process. 

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • 1-3 years’ experience in a technical manufacturing environment.
  • Highschool Diploma, or Equivalent.
  • Electronics and vacuum training desirable.
  • US Person Required.

COVID-19 Considerations:

We have a strict COVID protocol exceeding CDC guidelines. We wear masks and maintain 6-10 ft distance. We do 100% temperature screening and 100% handwashing prior to entering our building. All meetings take place thru video. 40% of staff telecommute. We care deeply about safety

About Clear Align:

Clear Align houses a highly sophisticated facility and engineering team in an organizational structure that is nimble, customer-driven and non-bureaucratic. Members of our team bring deep domain expertise in their areas of study combined with excellent project management and communication skills enabling small product-focused teams to deliver value quickly and effectively.  

Clear Align is an equal-opportunity employer that encourages diversity.

US Citizen or Permanent Residency Required

To apply, please send your resume with cover letter to