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Optical Alignment Technician

Job Description

B&W Tek, a Metrohm group company, is an advanced mobile spectroscopic instrumentation leader, developing, manufacturing and servicing state-of-the-art analytical devices, including portable and handheld Raman analyzers. We serve application solutions for the pharmaceutical, biomedical, safety and security, physical, chemical, and research communities. B&W Tek is constantly growing with new products, new facilities, and new opportunities, and is always looking for talented, dedicated employees from countless backgrounds to join us and grow together as a team. With the fast growth of our business, we have an immediate vacancy for a full-time Optical Alignment Technician for our Plainsboro, NJ location.


Follow established test protocols and procedures for product testing for spectrometers, portable and handheld Raman and other spectrometer instrumentation, including software testing.

Troubleshoot failures, identify and report issues, investigate and pursue internal and external resolution to production and engineering personnel for product and process improvement.

Perform calibration of modular and handheld systems as needed as back-up to production.

Interact and coordinate with sales, production, and shipping staff to assure timely completion of tests and on-time delivery of product to B&W Tek customers.

Work with supply chain and inventory personnel to collect and package the necessary accessories to satisfy Bill of Materials and checklists for completion of shipments.

Assist production with system packaging, packing, and marking for delivery to customers.

Follow documented procedures. Contribute to document and procedural improvements.

This position requires you to report to work onsite Monday through Friday.

Related Responsibilities:

Assist training initiatives for internal and external customers and distributors in relation to product servicing and repair activities.

Assist service/production/QC to improve product quality.

Assist in application services (demo preparation, annual certification, application tests and measurements).

Assist in evaluation, maintenance and development of testing procedures, bug reports, SOPs, user manual, service manuals and other essential documentation for B&W Tek products (software/hardware).

Assist in product management and product transfer from engineering design to production/QC

Education and Experience:

–    Minimum High School Diploma. Associates degree in Technical Field preferred.

–    Hands on experience with electronic devices and software operations preferred.

Full time position with full benefit package

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $20.00 – $25.00 per hour


–     401(k)

–     401(k) matching

–     Dental insurance

–     Health insurance

–     Paid time off

–     Vision insurance


–     8 hour shift

–     Monday to Friday

Work Location: One location

Plainsboro, NJ 08536: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Please submit your CV or resume to: careers@bwtek.com