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CTG Potting Technician II in Fairport, New York

Potting Technician II

Fairport, New York, United States


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Duration: 12 months

Location: Fairport, NY

Job Title: Potting Technician II

Work Hours: A Shift (6:00am – 2:30pm)

Pay Rate: Based on experience


Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

We seek a highly motivated, experienced, and skilled individual to mount, align, bond, and assemble high precision optical components and optical lens assemblies in a manufacturing environment. Individuals applying for this position must be self-directed, while also team oriented and able to work collaboratively with others.

General Duties:

•The primary responsibilities of the position include precision assembly and mounting of optical components (lenses and mirrors) through bonding and potting operations using mechanical and optical alignment processes

•Handle, inspect, clean, and prepare delicate and sensitive optical components and assemblies

•Read work orders, engineering drawings, and work instructions for sub-assembly and final product assembly

•Perform detailed recordkeeping duties for production, engineering, and quality control reporting

•Interface with plant systems (e.g. document control system, manufacturing execution system, optical testing software, ERP/MRP systems, etc.)

•Maintain clean room integrity by using proper attire and adherence to clean room environment practices and procedures

•Perform coarse and fine adjustments requiring the use of hand tools, precision measuring devices and other specialized equipment including, but not limited to vacuum equipment, digital indicators, optical microscopes, height gages, Vernier gages, micrometers, and electronic testing fixtures

•Actively engage with continuous improvement and cost reduction programs

Education and Experience Requirements:

Required Skills and Experience

•Experience mounting, bonding, adhering, retaining, and/or potting optical assemblies

•Experience with handling, inspecting, and cleaning sensitive small-scale optical parts and materials (mirrors and lenses).

•Working knowledge of familiarity with centration and alignment concepts, and the tools used to adhere to and measure these parameters

•Good Eye/Hand coordination and fine motor skills to perform repetitive assembly tasks with precision, accuracy and dexterity

•Requires specific vision abilities that include close vision and ability to adjust focus

•Strong work ethic and good attitude toward work that includes consistently arriving on time for start of shift

•Ability to utilize interpersonal and communication techniques, work in a team environment, and deal with a wide variety of personalities and communication styles

•Advanced Computer and Math Skills

•Excellent written and verbal communication skills as well as ability to communicate effectively with scientist and engineers from a wide range of technical backgrounds

•2+ years of previous experience in a manufacturing or technical environment required•2+ years of optical assembly required

•Prior experience in a clean room environment preferred

•Knowledge of 5S and lean concepts beneficial

•Must have command of the English language, both written and verbal

• Other related experience that may be applicable

o Hands-on experience in microelectronic or medical device assembly.

o Experience as a jewelry maker or similar fine detail work

o Experience with assembling close tolerance parts that may have unusual shapes and may require specialized joining techniques such as gluing, potting, pressing, soldering and spot welding.

Working Conditions:

• Work environment is temperature-controlled clean room. Will be required to sit or stand for extended periods. Safety glasses and safety shoes are required. May need to lift or move materials up to 5 pounds frequently. Occasionally lifts or move materials to 15 pounds. Overtime as needed


• High School Diploma or GED is required. Technical college degree preferred

Additional Requirements:

•Must have your own reliable transportation.

•Must be eligible to work in the United States.

•Applicants will be subject to pre-employment drug screen.

Additional Information:

  • No third party resumes will be accepted

  • CTG will consider for employment-qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of all applicable local, state, and federal laws.

  • Drug testing and/or other employment-related inquiries may be conducted

  • All interested individuals MUST be able to work on a W2 Tax basis (no C2C or third party vendors)!

  • CTG is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer

  • CTG is an E-Verify Company

CTG is a leading provider of digital transformation solutions and services that accelerate clients' project momentum and achievement of their desired IT and business outcomes. Our vision is to be an indispensable partner to our clients and the preferred career destination for digital and technology experts. CTG has operations in North America, South America, Western Europe, and India. For more information, visit

Our culture is a direct result of the people who work at CTG, the values we hold, and the actions we take. In other words, our people are the culture. It's a living, breathing thing that is renewed every day through the ways we engage with each other, our clients, and our communities. Part of our mission is to cultivate a workplace that attracts and develops the best people, reflected by our recognition as a Great Place to Work-certified company across many of our global operations.

CTG will consider for employment all qualified applicants including those with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of all applicable local, state, and federal laws.

CTG is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. CTG will assure equal opportunity and consideration to all applicants and employees in recruitment, selection, placement, training, benefits, compensation, promotion, transfer, and release of individuals without regard to race, creed, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, age, disability, marital or veteran status, citizenship status, or any other discriminatory factors as required by law. Our Affirmative Action program serves to promote occupational equality and diversity through good faith efforts. CTG is fully committed to promoting employment opportunities for members of protected classes.

Additional Information

  • Job Function: Service Technician

  • Education Level: High School Diploma/GED (±11 years)

  • Work Remote: No

  • Travel: No