Assembly Technician

Teledyne Flir

Location Pin Icon
Billerica, MA

Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:

Be visionary

At Teledyne 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 Teledyne 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


Executive Order 13991 (COVID Vaccinations for Federal Government Contractors) requires all employees working at a site at which work is being performed on a covered government contract to be vaccinated for COVID unless an exemption applies. The site at which this position is based is covered by the Executive Order. Proof of COVID vaccination is required at time of hire.

This position will be located in Billerica, MA and may require a few weeks of initial training in Marlborough, MA.

Job Summary:

Assemble opto-mechanical systems in accordance to manufacturing documentation (assembly instructions, process documents, etc.) using a variety of hand tools, measuring devices and test equipment.

Primary Job Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Build opto-mechanical assemblies by using assembly drawings and assembly procedures
  • Work with assembly and inspection tools such as torque wrenches, micrometers, calipers, height gages, and dial indicators
  • Support of optical alignment and testing of optical systems
  • Document actions by completing checklists
  • Maintain safe and clean work environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations
  • Generate work order material kits using printed bills of material (BOM)
  • General lab maintenance as necessary

Job Qualifications:

  • Applicants must be either a U.S. citizen, U.S. national, legal permanent resident, asylee, refugee or must be eligible to apply for and obtain the appropriate export control license from the U.S. Departments of State or Commerce.
  • Minimum of 3 years of assembly experience required
  • Ability to read complex assembly drawings and process instructions
  • Independent worker, requiring little to no supervision
  • Ability to troubleshoot mechanical issues
  • Experience using standard hand tools – allen wrenches, screw drivers, torque wrenches, etc.
  • Familiarity with computers as applicable to manufacturing
  • Possess a solid, quality minded work ethic and strong attention to detail
  • Interface in a collaborative manner to foster effective and inspiring group dynamics


Teledyne 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.

Teledyne FLIR is an equal opportunity employer.