International technology group • specialty glasses and glass-ceramics • more than 130 years experience • 15,000 employees in around 33 countries • innovative ideas for the world of tomorrow

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Grinder Polisher Operator

SCHOTT Advanced Optics, with its deep technological expertise, is a valuable partner for its customers in developing products and customized solutions for applications in optics, lithography, astronomy, opto-electronics, architecture, life sciences, and research. With a product portfolio of more than 120 optical glasses, special materials and components, we master the value chain: from customized glass development to high-precision optical product finishing and metrology.

Your tasks

The Glass Machinist Operator will prepare, set-up, cut, grind, polish & inspect glass surfaces to precise angles and tolerances.  The chosen candidate will ensure quality inspection of products, proper handling of finished goods, and maintain necessary paperwork, recordkeeping and computer entry of production workflow. Duties include, but are not limited to:
  • Glass identification and material handling
  • Manual finishing  work using hand tools or using tools, equipment, measuring devices, etc. essential to the above tasks
  • Requires the simultaneous operation of one or more machines and/or performance of other work assignments
  • Performs preventative maintenance on machines  
  • Maintain cleanliness and good housekeeping in assigned areas according to 5S standards
  • Fills in for the Material Handler to perform hazardous waste activities including adding hazardous waste to accumulation containers, removing waste from accumulation containers, transporting hazardous waste to/from accumulation points, daily inspection of satellite hazardous waste accumulation areas, cleanup of small spills of hazardous waste

Your profile

  • 2-5 yrs. experience on CNC, Blanchard, cut-off saws, or similar machinery, preferred
  • Experience with computers and Microsoft Excel preferred
  • Mechanical and mathematical aptitude required
  • Starting rate: $17.75/hr + shift
  • Must be available to work alternating 1st and 2nd shifts and 3rd shift as required
  • Previous experience operating forklifts, and other material handling equipment
  • Associates in CNC Machining preferred, High School Diploma or GED required
  • Must be capable of meeting U.S. Gov’t. security requirements

Your benefits

Motivated and committed employees are essential to the success of our company. At SCHOTT, you will find a cooperative and dynamic work environment which encourages you to share your innovative ideas, supports your development and celebrates achieving successes with your team.
You can expect interesting tasks and challenging projects, as well as motivated and friendly teams in fields that influence our future. Do you want to be successful with us? Then, please send us your application.

SCHOTT North America Inc, Human Resources,
Schott North America, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer (M/F/Vet/Disability)
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