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We are a world leader in high precision optical manufacturing, delivering custom optics to a wide range of innovators around the globe. Meeting these goals demands the right people. Teamwork, adaptability, and an enthusiastic approach to problem-solving are central to the Optimax culture. But what unites all our employees best is a hunger to continuously learn. We strive to find driven individuals who are committed to lifelong learning; who will continue to add value in their work throughout long and successful careers.



Gregg Plympton

Optimax Employee: R. Plympton

A 3rd Inf Div pilot, Warrant Officer Gregg Plympton was killed in a helicopter crash. The OH-58C Kiowa scout helicopter he was flying struck a cable and crashed in a field. He was 26 years old, survived by his wife. Though his death was shocking, he died doing the job he loved. Laser-based surveillance technology that could have spared his life was being developed but had not yet reached the field.

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