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Madison, WI, US, 53704

Job ID99842 

Leonardo Daylight Solutions business provides industry-changing mid-infrared laser light technology for government and commercial markets, including: defense and security; life sciences; and industrial process control. As a mid-IR technology pioneer, Daylight Solutions has delivered more mid-IR systems to more applications world-wide than any other company.

Job Summary

We are seeking a highly motivated individual for fiber optics assembly who will be responsible for assembly fiber optic products in various fiber-centric processes in a clean-room environment. This position will contribute to the team by performing other assembly functions, which may include: fiber pull test, cleaving, splicing, striping, cut and connectorization.

Job Responsibilities

• Responsible and accountable for producing quality work to prescribed standards, with a focus on continuous improvement to meet customer commitments on schedule, within budget and to SPC standard practices
• Work under minimal supervision on duties and tasks that are frequently non-routine, adapting procedures, techniques, tools, materials and/or equipment to meet special needs
• Able to effectively communicate with other functional departments, such as Engineering, Purchasing, Manufacturing, Engineering, Quality, and Sales departments
• Must maintain a safe work environment by adhering to all safety procedures including those which govern the handling of materials, chemicals, tools, and equipment (WHMIS)
• Primary responsibility will be polishing fiber lenses on daily basic for various fiber
• Perform other assembly functions, which may include: fiber pull test, cleaving, splicing, striping, cut and connectorization
• Must be able understand written work instructions, mechanical drawing and schematic to properly assemble product to the highest of quality standards with zero scrap or rework
• Support, communicate, reinforce and defend the mission, values and culture of the organization.


• High school diploma or GED with a minimum of 2+ years of experience in specialty area e.g Electronic Assembly, Fiber Optics, Micro-mechanical Assembly.
• Ability to work independently under the supervision of others.
• Ability to work with small hand tools such as tweezers, vacuum wands and hex drivers.
• Experience performing inspections using low and high powered microscopes preferred.
• Experience with Microsoft Office preferred.
• Work experience in a clean-room environment strongly preferred.
• Flexibility to work OT to meet Production Demand and company goals

Our Mission

To build shareholder value through a commitment to high ethical standards and a superior performance culture focused on customers, employees, financial results and corporate citizenship.

Our Vision

To be the leading mid-tier defense technology company in the U.S.

Our Values

Our employees appreciate a culture of open honest communications, and fair and equitable treatment. We accomplish through:

INTEGRITY. At Leonardo DRS ethics and accountability always comes first.

QUALITY. We set high standards of performance, and consistently deliver excellent products and services.

CUSTOMER FOCUS. We go above and beyond to meet customer needs, and work to create long-term relationships with our customers.

DIVERSITY. We embrace different points of view, and continually foster an environment that enable all participants to contribute to their full potential.

INNOVATION.  At Leonardo DRS, innovation is in our DNA. We have built this company through the innovative ideas of our employees and continue to foster an environment that rewards new ideas to help our government and military customers save lives, solve critical problems and modernize to ensure mission success for years to come.

Leonardo DRS, Inc. is committed 
to building a diverse and inclusive workplace where everyone feels valued.  We are committed to building a workplace where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. At Leonardo DRS, we believe that a diverse and inclusive environment makes us a stronger Company. We embrace different points of view, respect one another in the workplace, and understand that an inclusive environment furthers creativity, innovation, and business performance. 

For additional information on  Leonardo DRS, please visit our website at www.leonardodrs.com