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IDEX Assembler III in West Henrietta, New York

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IDEX Health & Science LLC- Optical Filters


Assembler III


West Henrietta, NY


Lens Assembly Supervisor


These positions may require lawful access to ITAR/EAR controlled information and employees in this role will need to meet those requirements. Requirements include US Citizenship or US Permanent Resident.

IDEX Corporation is a leading manufacturer of diversified products in industries ranging across health, science, safety, fire, and fluidics. Operating in 24 countries, IDEX is an innovative and rapidly growing company, focused on delivering excellence through diverse, winning teams. With a strong reputation for providing career growth opportunities, IDEX is a lean, non-bureaucratic and high performing environment. We’re a global provider of applied solutions serving a variety of markets. These include life science and medical technologies, process industry and infrastructure related applications, industrial/municipal fire, and rescue - to name just a few.


At IDEX Health & Science, we have a long history of driving growth in life sciences and healthcare by embracing innovation and redefining the supplier-customer relationship. The work we do every day allows us to discover key insights and break new ground to create some of the most meaningful technologies that have a lasting impact on companies, industries, and society.

Our newly opened Optics Center of Excellence in West Henrietta, NY, is a manufacturing and R&D focused team that sits at the leading edge of high-end optics for life sciences. Focused on assisting partners at every stage of the development processes, IDEX Health & Science invests in people and infrastructure to drive bold ideas and pragmatic solutions. With its optical-rich foundation of talent, universities, and supporting businesses, Rochester is the ideal location to elevate your career with fascinating work and endless opportunities.

Our formula for success is simple. We work hard to maintain a culture where you can own your work; you are encouraged to try new ideas in a collaborative environment; and you can apply your skillset to enable our clients to gain a competitive advantage in their own market. At IDEX Health & Science, you have the opportunity to work with a great group of people, mentor others, and build a great future.


This position is responsible for assembling and testing opto-mechanical and electro-optical components. Help as needed in all areas of assembly department. This position works in a clean room environment, additionally this position will need to have full understanding of working protocol in a class 100/1000 CR, associated cleaning techniques, monitoring of environment to ensure class 100 integrity and coordinate activates with the test department for product conformance to ATP along with proper packaging. Procedure writing and monitoring of process to ensure we are adhering to procedures is part of the job responsibilities.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Assemble doublets and prism

  • Assemble simple lens and barrel combination

  • Assemble clean room product.

  • Guide as needed assembler I and II personnel

  • Cosmetic inspection of incoming and outgoing product

  • Measure lens characteristic (center thickness, diameter, etc)

  • Work as per MRP systems

  • Clean assembly main work area and PCR

  • Input data to spreadsheet for engineering rebalance

  • Complies with health and safety policies and procedures.

  • Supports company values including ethical conduct and high integrity in all actions.


  • Associates degree in optics and 6 years’ or equivalent combination of education andexperience.


  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.

  • Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.


  • Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.


  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.

  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.



  • Comply with the Clean Room Protocol when entering a clean room environment.

  • Ability to measure in metric and micron range

  • Ability to work with specific computer software - Excel, Word, and e-mail

  • Familiarity with special terminology – Excel, Word, and e-mail

  • Interact with coating

  • Interact with assembly personnel

  • Interact with Optical/Mechanical Engineers

  • Interact with Q.C. personnel

  • Interact with visitors as needed defined by Manufacturing Manager

  • Interact with machine shop and glass shop key personnel


If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, please let us know. Likewise, if you are limited in the ability to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, we will determine an alternate way for you to apply. Please contact our Talent Acquisition Team.

IDEX Health & Science LLC, a Unit of IDEX Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. committed to workforce diversity.

Are you ready to join a different kind of company where our people, our culture, and our commitments are centered around providing trusted solutions that improve lives around the world?

IDEX (NYSE: IEX) is a company that has undoubtedly touched your life in some way. In fact, IDEX businesses make thousands of products that are mission-critical components in everyday activities. Chances are the car you’re driving has a BAND-IT® clamp holding your side airbag safely in place. If you were ever in a car accident, a Hurst Jaws of Life® rescue tool may have saved your life. If you or a family member is battling cancer, your doctor may have tested your DNA in a quest to find the best targeted medicine for you. It’s likely your DNA test was run on equipment that contains components made by our growing IDEX Health & Science team.