Production Technician

12 April 2021

Vescent Photonics is a dynamic and growing electro-optics manufacturer located in Golden, CO. Our products enable next-generation quantum systems including quantum-computers, atomic clocks, matter-density sensors, and others. We seek to hire a full-time, entry-level Production Technician to assist with various aspects within our manufacturing department. A successful candidate will be a competent multitasker with a strong work ethic, high attention to detail, and enthusiasm to learn. Our fast-paced, collaborative work environment affords ample opportunities for skill development and internal mobility. This position will report to the Production Manager.  


  • Package finished products and prepare necessary documentation for worldwide shipment
  • Count, inspect, and log incoming components and materials from outside vendors
  • Perform functional testing, calibration, and light troubleshooting of assembled PCBs
  • Operate laser marking machine
  • Assemble electronic products per written instructions

Required Qualifications: 

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Computer proficiency (Outlook, Word, Excel)
  • Excellent dexterity, fine motor skills, and ability to lift 50 lbs.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Reliable transportation 

Desired Skills:

  • Familiarity with electronics and test equipment (multimeter, oscilloscope, etc.)
  • Experience soldering and replacing through-hole and surface mount components
  • Working knowledge of the safe operation of light fabrication equipment (dremel, belt sander, laser engraver, etc)

Must be US citizen or permanent resident. Vescent Photonics offers competitive wages and a generous benefits package.

To apply:

Please send your resume and a cover letter to jobs (at) vescent (dot) com. Your cover letter should express how your skills, qualifications, and interests address the job description. Vescent Photonics is an Equal Opportunity Employer.