Kimball Physics, Inc. is a company led by physicists and composed of a team of professional and creative co-workers – all of whom share the desire to advance humankind by doing good physics and having fun while doing so.

Kimball Physics is pleased to provide flexible work schedules, open book management and a totally tobacco-free environment. The campus is an informal atmosphere in a rural location surrounded by rolling hills, deep woods, quiet ponds and many hiking trails.

If you would like to participate in challenging and socially useful projects by working where talent is developed and success is rewarded, you may enjoy working here.

Candidates should be able to work in the U.S. without company sponsorship.

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Address:  311 Kimball Hill Road, Wilton, NH 03086-9742, USA
Tel:  +1 603 878 1616   |   Fax:  +1 603 878 3700

Kimball Physics is a high-tech manufacturer of scientific instruments with over 50 years of experience in ultra-high-vacuum electron and ion optics. The company specializes in high stability electron emitters, precision electrostatic and magnetostatic optics, along with state-of-the-art vacuum chambers and fittings. Electron and ion systems are optimized for beam energies ranging from 1 eV to 100 keV and beam currents from femtoamperes to amperes.

Kimball Physics is an MIT spinoff located in a half dozen buildings situated near the top of a wooded hill in southern New Hampshire. As a company run by physicists, Kimball Physics is ready to assist customers in solving practical, technical, and basic research problems.

Assembly Associate – Micro Manufacturing

Kimball Physics is currently seeking a fulltime Assembly Associate to join our micro assembly team. This person will be responsible for assembling systems and sub-assemblies to precise specifications. This is a will train job requiring basic skills. The applicant should have the ability to prioritize and work independently once trained.

This position includes significant duties such as:
  • Preparation of intricate components under a microscope and use of small tools
  • Assembly of components per routers, drawings, and written procedures
  • Alignment of systems to meet specifications; Alignment of assemblies and in-process testing
  • Processing and final testing of assemblies; preparation of assemblies for shipment with supervision or involvement of other Assembly Specialists
  • Accuracy of assembly is extremely critical because failure to follow proper technique may not be immediately apparent
  • Problem solving with supervision
  • Good organizational skills an ability to be flexible with changing work demands
  • Attention to detail and quality is a must
  • Ability to follow SOP’s (Standard Operating Procedure)
  • Must be self-directed and able to work unsupervised
  • May be required to help in other departments depending on workload
Working Conditions:
  • Sitting 80% of shift
  • 1st shift, with flexible hours
  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Flexible work schedule
  • 401(k)
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Tuition assistance
  • Vision insurance
  • Accident insurance
  • Experience not required; we will train

This position does not support immigration sponsorship.

We prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, or veteran status or any other legally protected status.

Are you ready for an exciting career with Kimball Physics? Apply today!

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Accessibility & Accomodations

At Kimball Physics, we embrace and celebrate the skills, experiences, perspectives, ideas, and personal characteristics of all teammates.

As a part of our ongoing efforts and commitments to diversity and inclusion, Kimball Physics is proud to offer a host of accommodations available to all individuals, including persons with disabilities. Kimball Physics recognizes the importance of fostering an environment that leverages the unique contributions of all individuals. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any portion of the employment process, please contact us at 603.878.1616 or email hr@kimphys.com.

Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action

Kimball Physics is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.


Kimball Physics is a participant in E-Verify.

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