Alpine Research Optics Careers

We are always looking for exceptional individuals who are smart, self-motivated and career-oriented. If you are currently working in the optics industry, or if you have experience in a similar high technology manufacturing industry, please contact us.

ARO Optics Jobs

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Fabrication Technician
Maintenance Technician
Sales Engineer

About Our Company

Established in 1991, Alpine Research Optics has a distinguished reputation for providing optics to the laser, semiconductor, and medical & scientific research markets, produced in its clean modern facility in Boulder, CO. We are very proud to have many of the world-renowned universities and national laboratories as permanent customers. Learn more online at

Alpine Research Optics is looking for a Fabrication Technician to join our team! If you are detail-oriented, patient & methodical, and take pride in a job well-done, we would love to talk with you about this exciting opportunity!
*No Experience Needed – Paid Training Provided*

General Responsibilities Outline

  • Opportunity for either new or experienced individuals to learn a new trade through on-the-job training or expand their skill set in the optics manufacturing industry
  • Produce high precision optics for medical and semiconductor equipment
  • Inspect parts using prints and measurement equipment to meet customer needs
  • Complete necessary documentation to facilitate transfer of parts
  • Training

    Training is provided by Employer


  • High school diploma or equivalent education or experience as deemed by ARO Management
  • Prior optics fabrication experience preferred
  • Experience in a relatable hands-on field or hobby involving making products and attention to detail (e.g. machining, mechanics, automobile repair, maintenance, carpentry, sculpting)
  • Mechanical and technical ability
  • Methodical, detail-oriented, and organized
  • Flexible and adaptable to changing priorities
  • Production-minded
  • Strong work ethic
  • Positive attitude
  • About Our Benefits

    ARO offers a competitive benefits package for our full-time employees, including: medical and dental insurance, life insurance, short-term disability, simple IRA with company match, paid holidays, and paid vacation.

    Day shift (7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.), with a 30-minute lunch break.

    ARO is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills, and experiences within our workforce.

    Job Type

    Pay: $17 – $19 per hour (based on experience)
    Work Remotely: No

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