Teledyne Technologies

  • Thin Film Optics Maintenance Technician

    Job Locations US-CA-Camarillo
    Requisition ID
    Company Name
    Teledyne Scientific & Imaging
    Citizenship/Visa Requirement
    US Citizen Only
  • Company Overview

    Teledyne Technologies Incorporated specializes in providing a broad range of high technology solutions and products to the marketplace. Teledyne Imaging Sensors is an integral member of the new Digital Imaging Segment of Teledyne Technologies. Imaging Sensors provides advanced imaging solutions for a variety of customers, including the DoD, NASA, prime system integrators, and commercial customers. In the civilian space arena, Teledyne sensors are the most advanced sensors on board the Hubble space telescope, and they are also found on board the majority of NASA space probes and ground based telescopes. In the DoD arena, Teledyne sensors are integrated into several major systems for persistent surveillance, chemical detection, and target identification, among others.

    Position Summary and Responsibilities

    Teledyne Imaging Sensors is looking for a Thin Film Optics Maintenance Technican to provide maintenance to Teledyne Imaging Sensors’ highly complex Thin Film Optics Production program to ensure project completion is on schedule and within budget.


    Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

             Perform scheduled and non-scheduled production equipment maintenance

             Diagnose and trouble shoot problems to keep equipment in operational status

             Develop, maintain and execute equipment preventive maintenance plan schedules.

             Determine critical spare parts required to ensure continuous production and maintain inventory of spare parts

             Interface with system, sub system, and component suppliers to diagnose equipment problems.

             Understand the main components and sub components of equipment tools

             Diagnose electronic failures at the component level using electronic schematic diagrams

             Specify replacement equipment.

             Support Engineering in the evaluation and testing of new processes.

             Minimize equipment downtime.

             Develop and track equipment maintenance performance metrics.

             Report equipment issues to management; recommend corrective action to improve equipment uptime.

             Occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, solvents or toxic chemicals. Use of personal protective equipment (PPE) is required


    Qualifications & Competencies  


    To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following qualifications and competencies:


    • Ability to operate Equipment Maintenance software programs
    • Excellent understanding of high vacuum thin film deposition systems
    • Ability to read and understand electronic schematic diagrams
    • Good observation and communication skills
    • Attention to detail
    • Computer literate with ability to use Microsoft Excel and Word
    • Ability to multi-task and attend to “on-the-spot” demands
    • Ability to interact and communicate with all levels of employees
    • Knowledge of Chemical safety, Environmental safety, Electrical safety
    • Understanding of the importance of cleanliness and contamination and how it is essential to lab equipment operations
    • Willing to work occasional odd hours and overtime on an as needed basis
    • Basic computer proficiency using Microsoft Word and Excel
    • Displays exemplary ethics and business conduct and performs work cognizant of safe work practices


    Education and/or Experience


    ·         Associate’s Degree preferred

    ·         Experience in maintaining electronic and mechanical equipment in a production environment

    ·         Experience maintaining high-vacuum equipment essential, preferably with optical thin film deposition systems or semiconductor fabrication equipment.


    Citizenship Requirements:

    Due to the type of work at the facility and certain access restrictions, successful applicants must be a U.S. Person.



    What can Teledyne offer YOU?
    A Competitive Salary & Benefits Package
    Excellent Health, Dental, Vision
    Paid Vacation Time
    Paid Sick Time
    Life Insurance Benefits
    Paid Holidays
    401(k) Eligibility
    Employee Stock Purchase Plan
    Educational Tuition Reimbursement
    Employee Fun Events throughout the year

    Citizenship Requirements

    Due to classified work at the facility and related access restrictions, successful applicants must maintain U.S. Citizenship to allow the person to hold a U.S. Government security clearance.

    Teledyne is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer

    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,color,religion,religious creed,gender,sexual orientation,gender identity,gender expression,transgender,pregnancy,marital status,national origin,ancestry,citizenship status,age,disability,protected Veteran Status,genetics or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal,state,or local law. If you need assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment,please email or call (805)373-4545. Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will receive a response.


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