Optical Engineer Intern | NESCO Engineering & IT

Date Posted: 
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Position Location: 
Green Valley, AZ
Job Description: 


NESCO Resource is currently recruiting for an Optical Engineer Intern that could lead to a full time offer OR a New Grad Optical Engineer for a direct hire position with our client in Green Valley, Arizona. 

Our client specializes in creating optical sensors for challenging environments and applications including 3D optical profilometry and metrology, optical imaging of high luminosity / high temperature processes, remote sensing, and the related mechanical design and controls for industrial, aerospace, and defense customers.
They are looking for Optical Engineering Interns who can undertake and complete small projects. This is an opportunity for you to bring your ideas to life, from concept development to final flight test and customer delivery, to work on a small, intimate team developing state-of-the-art technology, and be a part of solving the real-world problems facing industry and our nation's defense department.


  • Work under the direction of a Senior Optical Engineer to accomplish various optical testing and analysis tasks.
  • Develop and assemble hardware for concept development and design verification testing.
  • Generate draft test processes and document observations.
  • Perform data reduction and analysis of test results.
  • Position has the potential to turn into a full-time offer upon graduation.


  • Anticipated BS/MS in Optical Sciences or Engineering or a similar field
  • Desire to be hands on and work in the lab
  • Proficient in MatLab, Zemax, Code V, FRED, or similar optical design software packages
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
  • Must be a US Citizen

For immediate consideration apply now and/or contact me directly: Kristy Ramos at 520-505-4667.

If you would be interested in other positions in Tucson, we have several additional opportunities available please see www.nescoresource.com for more openings.  If you know someone looking for a new opportunity we will pay you for your referrals!
NESCO Resource was named Best of Staffing for both client and staffing 6 years in a row! We offer medical, dental, vision, short term disability, life insurance and 401K!! We are excited to work for you!
At NESCO Resource, our flexible staffing solutions include contract, contract-to-hire, and direct placement services. We employ specialized recruiters focused in the fields of Engineering, Information Technology, Accounting & Finance, Administrative & Customer Service, and Manufacturing & Distribution.


For immediate consideration apply now and/or contact me directly: Kristy Ramos at 520-505-4667.