nLIGHT is a rapidly growing publicly listed company (NASDAQ: LASR). nLIGHT is a global leader in high-power semiconductor and fiber lasers for industrial, microfabrication, aerospace, and defense applications. Headquartered in Vancouver, WA, nLIGHT employs over 1,000 people with operations in the U.S., China, and Finland.
Manage a machine and model shop supporting production equipment, engineering prototypes, and small production runs. Envision and enable growth of the shop’s capabilities going forward. Interface directly with stakeholders as needed to communicate needs and opportunities to benefit nLIGHT capabilities.
Facilitate a group of one to two other machinists to make precision prototype parts and tooling from raw stock material, rework parts and equipment as needed, and coordinate activities on a day to day basis. Interface with engineering staff on the feasibility of design of machined parts and assemblies. Work from design drawings, sketches and CAD models. Design and construct tools, jigs and fixtures to enable part machining needs while meeting schedule objectives. Work to streamline practices and procedures to enable high quality and timely deliverables. Empower team members to do the same.
nLIGHT is subject to US Export Control regulations. To qualify for this position, a Foreign Person (that is, not a US Citizen or legal Permanent Resident) must be eligible for a deemed export license under the US Department of Commerce and/or the US Department of State.
Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or age. For more information about our commitment to equal employment opportunity, please see these government posters: “EEO is the Law” and its accompanying temporary supplement. If you are an individual with a disability and need a reasonable accommodation in the application or hiring process, please contact Human Resources at (360) 566-4460 or Hr@nlight.net.Apply for this position