Manufacturing/Process Engineer – Somerset, NJ – OFS FITEL LLC – Somerset, NJ

About OFS

OFS is a leading edge designer, manufacturer and supplier of optical fiber and cable, specialty fiber optic products and solutions for a wide variety of applications and industries. OFS has a proven track record of being first in the industry with new application specific products.

About the Job

As leader in optical innovations, we are searching for a Manufacturing/Process Engineer located at our facility in Somerset, NJ. Successful candidate will be responsible for supporting the manufacturing of optical gain solutions—such as high power laser cavity assemblies, beam combiners, pump combiners and others components.

This person will be responsible to put in place, improve and maintain the necessary processes to meet customer demand by directly support, train and follow floor and products performance. This position also manages the evaluation, recommendation and implementation of manufacturing strategies and procedures.

In addition, this position oversees the resolution of equipment and systems problems and assists in the maintenance of internal quality control standards. Incumbent will be expected to use different recognized methodologies such as Lean, and/or Six Sigma.

Key Qualifications Include:
BS degree in Electrical or Physics Engineering, Physics, Optics/Photonics, Materials Science, Mechanical, Industrial or related technical field

5-15 years similar experience in high-tech manufacturing or process engineering(Photonics, Electronics, Semiconductors, Microtechnics, Telecommunications, Optical components, Lasers, Optics)

Demonstrated leadership skills and proven track record for success

Superior communication, organizational and interpersonal skills

Good organization, results oriented and team player

Ability to solve problems through fact-based decision making processes

Preference for independent thinking and self-direction environments

Experiences or courses in optics/photonics a plus

Knowledge of optical waveguide and optical fiber theory a plus

Six Sigma and/or lean Certification a plus

Performs other related duties as required by management.

Maintain a safe and professional work environment consistent with company and departmental safety guidelines/ procedures.

Working at OFS means having the opportunity to realize ideas, experience innovation and discover new solutions for the future. In addition to our dynamic work environment, we offer competitive salaries and generous benefits programs, including medical, dental and a matching 401(k) plan.

If you’d like to be part of an energetic world leader in optic fibers solutions, please submit your resume (including salary information) by clicking on the button below to begin the self-identification process.

Note : Only those candidates selected for the interview process will be contacted.

OFS Fitel, LLC a Georgia based global company, is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability.

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