Careers at Coherent
Laser Solutions Careers
With an incredible range of innovative medical, scientific and commercial lasers, Coherent is home to the most talented professionals in the industry. We're searching for others to join the brightest team in the business and take our laser solutions to the next level.
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Go to our Candidate Portal to search available jobs based on job type and location. You can apply directly for a current opening or create an account to be notified of future openings that match your skills and experience.

To apply or build your profile, you need to upload or build your resume and set your preferences. At the end of the application process you will be provided an opportunity to upload a PDF of your CV/Resume. File size must be less than 4 MB.

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We are one of the world's leading suppliers of laser and laser-based solutions to a broad range of commercial and scientific research customers. We design, manufacture and market lasers, laser-based systems, and related accessories for a diverse group of customers. Since our beginnings in 1966, we have expanded our business through a combination of internal growth and the strategic acquisition of companies with related technologies.



Coherent considers employee benefits to be an essential and important part of total compensation. Coherent provides comprehensive, cost-effective, and innovative benefits intended to meet the varying needs of our employees.


One of our key values is respect for individuals. As a global company, we value the diversity of individuals, their ideas and experiences and are focused on mutual trust, respect and teamwork in our work environment. Coherent is an equal opportunity employer that hires without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or other prohibited factors under applicable federal, state and local laws. Any individual using assistive technology (such as a screen reader, Braille reader, etc.) who experiences difficulty should contact us for assistance by sending an email explaining the accessibility problem.


As of September 21, 2009, Coherent will begin using E-Verify to confirm employment eligibility for all newly hired employees within the United States.

  • eVerify Poster  
  • Right to Work
  • Approved Browsers for Candidate Portal
  • WhistleBlowers Poster
WARNING: Be aware of job search related scams. Cyber scammers have been posting fraudulent job openings for Coherent on several internet job sites. These positions include acting as "Regional Representatives." These scammers ask job applicants to wire money to individuals in foreign countries. DO NOT DO SO. Coherent does not ask job applicants to wire money to anyone. If you are either the victim of this scammer or if you have received a request to send money to anyone in connection with a Coherent job, please file a formal complaint at, which is the website maintained by the Internet Crime Complaint Center, a partnership of the FBI, the National White Collar Crime Center, and Bureau of Justice Assistance.