Mechanical and Optical Engineer

California, United States
03 Feb 2019
End of advertisement period
03 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Caltech is a world-renowned science and engineering institute that marshals some of the world's brightest minds and most innovative tools to address fundamental scientific questions. We thrive on finding and cultivating talented people who are passionate about what they do. Join us and be a part of the diverse Caltech community.

Job Summary

This position will be responsible for designing and constructing fluorescent microscopes.

Job Duties

  • Design and construct robust single molecule capable microscopes
  • Construct machine parts
  • Assemble the instrument
  • Repair as necessary
  • Train others to use microscope as requested
  • Other duties as assigned

Basic Qualifications

  • BS in Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering or related field.
  • Minimum of three year experience in engineering or microscopy fields
  • Excellent attention to details and organizational skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with fluorescence microscopy

Required Documents

  • Resume