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Maintenance Worker & General Helper (Machine Shop) 

EOE Statement Thorlabs values its diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.  
About the Organization Founded in 1989, Thorlabs seeks to accelerate the forward movement of scientific discovery and advancement! As a vertically integrated manufacturer of photonics components, instruments, and systems, our vast product portfolio includes over 20,000 items, ranging from optics and optomechanical positioning components to imaging systems, many of which are customer inspired.

Photonics is the foremost technology driving innovation in science and engineering. As the number of technological innovations has grown, Thorlabs has extended its core competencies in an effort to play an ever increasing role serving the Photonics Industry at the research end, as well as the industrial, life science, medical, and defense segments.

Headquartered in Newton, NJ, Thorlabs has grown to over 1800 employees with manufacturing and sales offices in the United States, United Kingdom, Germany, France, Sweden, Japan, China, and Brazil. As light-based technologies push into new markets, Thorlabs plans to enter early with the products and services required to ensure the ultimate success of our customers.  
Category Safety & Facilities  
Location Corporate Headquarters - Newton  
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Description

Responsible for the maintenance and repair of buildings and facilities. Works under general supervision. Although the location of the position is in Newton, NJ, from time to time it may be required to undertake duties at other ThorLabs locations.

Essential Job Functions include the following, but are not limited to:

  • Performs routine preventive maintenance to ensure all equipment continues to run smoothly, building systems operate efficiently and that the physical conditions of all buildings does not deteriorate.
  • Move furniture and equipment, assemble furniture and or fixtures.
  • Comply with safety regulations and maintain clean and orderly work areas.
  • Assist building maintenance technicians as needed.
  • Assist with routine roof repairs.
  • Replenishes stock as needed.
  • Monitor and maintain preventive maintenance records and logs.
  • Assist in cleaning in all five locations in Newton and Andover
  • Assist with outdoor maintenance/ lawn and snow in all five locations.
  • Assist in painting and normal building repairs.
  • Must have drivers’ license

Physical Activities:

This position is very active and requires standing, walking, bending, kneeling, stooping, crouching, crawling and climbing all day. The employee must frequently lift and move items over 50 pounds. The employee is occasionally exposed to outside weather conditions.

Qualifications

Experience:

  • Minimum 2 years of experience in a similar position preferred.

Education:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent or equivalent work experience

Specialized Knowledge and Skills:

  • Tools and equipment used in building and custodial maintenance, reconstruction, and repair work.
  • Strong ability to work well in a group atmosphere, and comply with high-quality standards.
  • Strong ability to shift from one task to another to address changing production priorities.

Thorlabs values its diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified individuals will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age or veteran status. Job descriptions are not intended as and do not create employment contracts. The organization maintains its status as an at-will employer. Employees can be terminated for any reason not prohibited by law.

 

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