Applications Engineer - Lake Forest, CA

Lake Forest, CA

Step out of your comfort zone, excel and redefine the limits of what is possible. That’s just what our employees are doing every single day – in order to set the pace through our innovations and enable outstanding achievements. After all, behind every successful company are many great fascinating people.

We are looking for people who are keen to try something new:

  • Consistently delivery of acceptable customer results:
  • Complete (nothing missing)
  • Correct (no mistakes)
  • Delivered on time
  • Ability to setup and run all lab measurement equipment.
  • Ability to select and use the best software for the job (Calypso, VG StudioMax, etc.).
  • Deliver inspection reports per the job request.
  • Monitor each systems performance for accuracy/repeatability issues.
  • Peer review job results with colleagues.
  • Assist Site Manager with quoting as necessary.
  • Works safely – especially as it relates to radiation safety.
  • Job requirement review with Site Manager prior to job start.
  • Results review with customer (within 2 days of job completion – if possible).
  • Prepare, submit and save a copy of proof of delivery (POD) to network drive.
  • Help drive productivity by consistently and effectively utilizing ZEISS productivity tools and software modules (e.g., quick change tooling and fixturing, off-line programming, MCC and PiWeb, etc.).
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs from floor to table height.
  • Ability to work flexible hours (nights and weekends).
  • Must be a team player across the organization.
  • Ability and willingness to travel in the USA and internationally (15-30%).

You possess:

  • A four-year degree in Engineering, Math or Physics. Alternatively, 5 years of experience in the Metrology industry.
  • Calypso Software experience is a plus.
  • Ability to read engineering drawings for dimensional control requirements.
  • Ability to operate all types of ZEISS measuring machines including programming using ZEISS application software; setup and staging of parts; accuracy and repeatability verification; etc.
  • Strong computer skills and affinity for computer aided data analysis products.
  • Must have strong problem-solving skills with the ability to learn independently to find solutions to potential customer’s problems.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills with an ability to create concise technical reports.
  • Ability to reason and negotiate complex problems with customers.
  • Entrepreneurial mindset and eagerness to be a part of a high-performance, fast growing segment of Carl Zeiss Industrial Metrology, LLC.
  • ASME GD&T Certification preferred.
In a spacious modern setting full of opportunities for further development, ZEISS employees work in a place where expert knowledge and team spirit reign supreme. All of this is supported by a special ownership structure and the long-term goal of the Carl Zeiss Foundation: to bring science and society into the future together.

Join us today. Inspire people tomorrow.

Diversity is a part of ZEISS. We look forward to receiving your application regardless of gender, nationality, ethnic and social origin, religion, philosophy of life, disability, age, sexual orientation or identity.

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Tracy Hollstadt
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