Location Profile

Represents SCHOTT’s first manufacturing facility in North America and houses the only SCHOTT R&D center outside of Germany.  Site of SCHOTT’s first U.S.-based Apprenticeship Program.

Facts & Figures

Location (Country):
 
Duryea, PA (USA)
 
Number of employees:
 
approx 270 employees
 
Founded:
 
1969
 

Business Units & Products

Business Units: Advanced Optic 
 
Main products:
 
Radiation resistant glass, optical glass, MICROCROWN microscopy glass, glass for telescopes
 

Compensation &
Services
  • Competitive salary
  • Vacation pay
  • Retirement pay
  • Direct insurance
  • Bonus / Incentive
  • Bonus for improvement suggestions
  • Anniversary bonus 20 & 30 year employees
  • Rewards program
Compensation & Services
Compensation &
Services
Flexibility &
Work-Life-Balance
  • Flexbile working hours
  • Mobile working
  • Home office
Flexibility & Work-Life-Balance
Flexibility &
Work-Life-Balance
Work &
Family Life
  • Unpaid leave / special leave
  • Paid leave for familiy members care
  • EAP Program
Work & Family Life
Work &
Family Life
Health
  • Health guidance
  • Prevention and health promotion
  • External employee assistance program
Health
Health
Mobility
  • Good infrastructure (highway connection, city centre, public transportation)
  • Parking spaces
Mobility
Mobility
Onboarding &
Development
  • Onboarding Event
  • Employee talk / feedback talk
  • Training (external)
  • Training seminar (internal)
  • Study opportunities / Tuition reimbursement
  • Apprenticeship Program tentative
Onboarding & Development
Onboarding &
Development

Contact


 
Advanced Optics
SCHOTT North America, Inc. 

400 York Avenue
Duryea, PA 18642
Phone: +1 570 457-6960