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.
Role: Coating Engineering Intern
Education: University of Rochester
Major: Chemical Engineering
How has your internship helped you with your studies? You can sit in a classroom and be told what's going to happen and how it's going to happen, but sitting there and actually watching a reaction occur, you learn so much more about it and actually understand what is happening.
What I learned about optics: The aspect of an optic that makes it work for its application is often the coating itself that you put on it and that even a tiny nanometer can make a difference.
Why I like working at Optimax: Working here has given me some really important values. All of the employees are the number one priority here.
The best part of Optimax in one word: Atmosphere