Photonics Technicians

Photonics Technicians

Build, install, test, or maintain optical or fiber optic equipment, such as lasers, lenses, or mirrors, using spectrometers, interferometers, or related equipment.

Key Competencies * Attention to Detail * Dependability * Integrity * Cooperation * Persistence * Initiative * Analytical Thinking * Achievement/Effort * Adaptability/Flexibility * Stress Tolerance

Representative Tasks * Compute or record photonic test data. * Adjust or maintain equipment, such as lasers, laser systems, microscopes, oscilloscopes, pulse generators, power meters, beam analyzers, or energy measurement devices. * Maintain clean working environments, according to clean room standards.


Government, Manufacturing, Mining Quarrying & Oil & Gas Extraction, Administrative & Support Services,

Job Family Architecture and Engineering

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