FLIR Systems Fab Technician (Temp/Contract) 1 of 2 in Bozeman, Montana

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At FLIR, we have a simple but ambitious mission: to develop market-leading thermal and sensing technologies which enhance everyday life. From saving energy, to saving lives FLIR is making a real difference in our world.Our products are used in a wide array of situations to rescue people in danger, detect criminals, conserve energy, navigate safely, provide security around the globe, and protect our environment.

We are looking for individuals who thrive on making an impact and want the excitement of being on a team that wins.

Job Description

M-F Dayshift role.

Fab Technician:

Under limited supervision, performs both repetitive and complex mechanical fabrication processes. Use microscopes ,and other measuring instruments to qualify product conformance to print specifications.


  • Performs standard optical /mechanical fabrication.

  • Performs varies types of lapping/ polishing Performs cleaning and use of different chemicals (Acetone, Ethanol)

  • Maintains accurate process documentation.

  • Verify product conformance/quality using microscopes, and other measuring instrumentation.

  • Reads and understands optics/mechanical drawings

  • Reads and understands process/ work instructions

  • Performs other job related duties as required.

Desired Qualifications:

A high school degree and /or a minimum of 2-3 years precision mechanical fabrication. Must have good mechanical and math skills, and possess the ability to read optical/mechanical drawings . Basic understanding of computer applications (Microsoft Outlook, Excel, Word). Must have good organizational skills, meticulous attention to detail, and be able to keep accurate documentation.

Comfortable working with optics and handling of very small parts. Ability to multi-task in a dynamic job-shop production setting. Must have the ability to work well with others, and have excellent communication skills.

FLIR and all of our employees are committed to conducting business with the highest ethical standards. We require all employees to comply with all applicable laws, regulations, rules and regulatory orders. Our reputation for honesty, integrity and high ethics is as important to us as our reputation for making innovative sensing solutions.

FLIR is an equal opportunity employer.

FLIR Systems, Inc. designs, develops, manufactures, markets, and distributes technologies that enhance perception and awareness. We bring innovative sensing solutions into daily life through our thermal imaging systems, visible-light imaging systems, locator systems, measurement and diagnostic systems, and advanced threat detection systems.

FLIR Systems offers a fast-paced, dynamic environment that provides for a challenging career and the ability to achieve professional growth. It is the talent of our employees that sets us apart as the technology and market leader in the infrared community.