Optical Polisher Trainee

Starna Scientific Limited
09 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Optical Polishing Trainee Do you have a passion for working with objects? Right now, we are seeking people with good hand-eye co-ordination, attention to detail and care for a trainee optical polishing role at Starna Scientific Ltd.; a world-class manufacturer of optical components in Hainault, Essex. If you love making things and are willing to learn new skills, then this could be the opportunity you are looking for! Optical Polishing Trainee Hainault Business Park, Essex, London – Salary £7.75 - 8.75 per hour Your job In this role as an optical polishing trainee you will be expected to learn how to precisely hand polish glass and quartz optical components using polishing powders. Some of the skills that you will develop in the training role are: Hand-Polishing optical components to requirements; working to pristine levels of cleanliness Semi-automated polishing of optical components using a variety of polishing machines Learning to inspect for scratches, digs, sleeks and chips on the surface and edges of the product. Using measuring equipment including micrometers, callipers, rules and set squares, to verify size and angular requirements; ensuring components meet required tolerances Job Requirements As an optical polishing trainee, you will be required to have the following attributes: Good hand-eye co-ordination Attention to detail Patient and calm approach Good vision Basic numeracy Desirable experience for this role: Practical skills such as modelling, sculpturing, fine detail work, etc. Benefits Job security with long standing company (50+ years) Full support & training Progression through differing product lines Company pension scheme Death-in-service benefit High level of job-satisfaction and sense of achievement Company Profile Starna Scientific is a world leading manufacturer and supplier of optical components for scientific equipment for chemical analysis. It is a family owned company with over 100 employees and exports to over 90 countries worldwide. With a very diverse product range and customer base it is an extremely stable company with a very strong reputation within the industry. Apply now Are you keen to learn and develop a new skill in a rewarding and fulfilling role? Send us your CV and a brief note saying why you would be suitable for this role today by clicking on the Apply button below and we will get back to you as soon as possible!