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Operator I - Optical Module Assembly

Job Category:Manufacturing
Location:Boston (MA, US)
Closing Date:August 31, 2022

G&H offer exciting and rewarding opportunities for motivated and talented people to join a team of like-minded, highly skilled colleagues who want to grow and succeed with our company.

Hiring talent to complement and grow our current teams’ skills and capabilities is a strategic priority to enable our plans for growth.

Our five business locations in the United States and four UK-based businesses employ across a broad range of functions including engineering and process, manufacturing, product management, supply chain and customer services, quality assurance, continuous improvement, compliance and finance.

Job Responsibilities

  • Work with Laser Components and Fibre Assemblies to perform high precision optical fibre coupling processes
  • Work with different types of equipment such as Fusion Splicers, High Precision Fibre Cleavers, Comparative Scopes, etc.
  • Following written, controlled work instructions and drawings, operate optical fibre/laser chip alignment equipment used in the manufacture of fibre optic modules.
  • Follow clean room gowning procedure and health and safety procedures
    Initiate engineering change documentation to correct inaccuracies when discovered.
  • Work to improve quality and reduce cost in team based environment
    Perform other duties as assigned

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

Specialist Functional Knowledge

  • Hands-on experience with photonics manufacturing processes
  • Perform ultra-fine accuracy alignment using micro-positioners and hand tools Work with tweezers and fine tools for small part handling
  • Handles optical fibre with wrapping and unwrapping, cleaving and stripping. Excellent hand/eye coordination and good dexterity
  • Ability to work through a microscope for extended periods of time
  • Good organizational skills, ability to follow precise details, perform accurate work, keep accurate counts
  • Ability to make decisions and take responsibility for their outcomes


  • Understanding of Lean Manufacturing and 6S techniques
  • Ability to read, speak, and write clearly in English to a US high school level High school diploma
  • US Citizen or Green Card Holder required


  • Experience in electronics and/or fibre optic assembly in a clean room environment
  • Knowledge of fibre optic package assembly and fiber assemblies preferred In accordance with our corporate policy,
  • G&H requires proof of COVID-19 vaccination or corporate approval of a medical or religious exemption as a condition of employment

How to Apply

Please send your resume to G&H Boston using the link to the left.