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Job Title:  Technician


Middlefield, CT, US, 06455

Business Unit:  Zygo
Posting Date:  Sep 23, 2022
Job Description: 


Come join a company where what you do makes a difference. For over 50 years, Zygo Corporation, located in Middlefield, CT has been a global leader in the design and manufacture of advanced optical metrology systems and ultra-precise optical components and assemblies. We are a worldwide supplier of optical metrology instruments, high precision optical components, and complex electro-optical system design and manufacturing services. Recognized as a valued partner by its customers for innovative technology, application expertise, product reliability, and responsiveness, ZYGO has been driven by a passion for innovation, as evidenced by approximately 750 patents awarded since its foundation.

We are dedicated to helping you grow your career by using all your talents, insights and experiences in a welcoming team environment. Bring your passion, commitment and curiosity and come grow with us as together we work to make our world a safer place.


Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Assemble, align and test electro-mechanical subassemblies and instruments.  Assemble electro-opto-mechanical assemblies with precision tools and fixturing.  Integrate the electro-opto-mechanical components and assemblies to perform the final system qualification and inspection.  Troubleshoot subassemblies and repair as necessary.
  • Applicants must be capable of interpreting spatial relationships of assemblies using detailed drawings and be able to work with procedures, parts lists, schematics, diagrams written and verbal instructions.  Must be familiar with mechanical measuring equipment, meters, oscilloscopes and other related test equipment.
  • Maintain work area and equipment in clean and orderly condition. Follow prescribed work and safety rules.
  • Perform other similar and related duties as assigned.


AMETEK is committed to making a safer, sustainable, and more productive world a reality. We use differentiated technology solutions to solve our customers’ most complex challenges. We employ 18,500 colleagues, in 30 countries, that are grounded by our core values: Ethics and Integrity, Respect for the Individual, Diversity and Inclusion, Teamwork, and Social Responsibility. AMETEK (NYSE:AME) is a component of the S&P 500. Visit for more information.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process should call 1 (866) 263-8359.

Nearest Major Market: Hartford