Careers at FabLight

Join us to expand access to affordable metal laser cutting.

Join us at 3D Fab Light to expand access to affordable metal laser cutting with our great new product line. We’re making it easy to cut metal sheets and tubes with our industrial-quality machine and intuitive software. Our products are already being used by businesses and universities for prototyping and production. Demand is strong and we are growing quickly.

​3D FabLight is a spinout company from Otherlab. We incorporated in 2015, launched sales in 2016 with our first FABTECH trade show in Las Vegas, and started shipping production machines in summer 2017. You can read more about our history on our About page or in a 2017 article from The Fabricator.


We are working to be a truly equal opportunity employer, and we are looking to build a diverse team at our new company from the beginning.

Open Positions:

Manufacturing Manager

Manufacturing Manager

3D Fab Light Inc - Oakland  CA

Our company needs a motivated, highly organized Manufacturing Manager to join our team. Do you love to make lists and organize your office? Are you passionate about systems, symmetry and productivity? If so, we want to talk to you. Our company needs someone to create effective policies and procedures and build and manage a world class manufacturing line for our products.  


This role is a great fit if you are equally comfortable working with the management team as you are working with engineers and technicians on the factory floor. We are a small company so flexibility is key.



  • Sales order fulfillment

  • Negotiate terms with vendors

  • Production Planning

  • MRP (Material Requirements Planning)

  • Purchasing / Receiving / Inventory control

  • Production Documentation control

  • Workflow management

  • Lean Manufacturing 

    • Eliminate waste.

    • Build quality.

    • Create knowledge.

    • Deliver fast.

    • Respect people.

    • Optimize the whole.

  • Ship a quality product on time. 

  • If necessary, roll up your sleeves and help build machines on the line

  • Build a business together!



  • 3 - 4  years of industry experience in manufacturing management and building and shipping hardware products.

  • Ability to maintain manufacturing drawings in Solidworks

  • You’re very familiar with MRP/ERP systems

  • You have a passion for manufacturing and efficiency

  • You love learning, growing, and collaborating

  • Team player with excellent communication skills

  • Basic computer skills including web browsing, file system, typing, printing, etc.


  • Flexible vacation and hours

  • Medical and dental insurance

  • Shop use

  • Commuter benefits


This position reports to our COO, and is based in Oakland, CA, across the street from BART.


If interested, email with a resume and a cover letter that represents your skills and abilities to meet the requirements of the position.


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3D Fab Light

3100 E. 10th St. Unit C

Oakland, CA  94601

(415) 870-3335

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