December 16, 2013
Imaging company to add 30-50 jobs at Canandaigua nano center
By: Jon Campbell
Source: Democrat and Chronicle
ALBANY — A high-tech imaging company will add between 30 and 50 jobs
at the State University of New York’s nanocollege facility in Ontario
Dynamax Imaging will begin hiring immediately for the new
jobs, which will be located at the Smart System Technology &
Commercialization Center in Canandaigua, the College of Nanoscale
Science and Engineering is set to formally announce Tuesday.
are all new jobs,” said Paul Tolley, the nanocollege’s vice president
of disruptive technologies and director of the Canandaigua facility.
“These are 30 to 50 new, high-tech jobs -- engineering, tech level,
advanced operation-level manufacturing jobs.”
Some of the jobs
will be transferred from Dynamax’s operations in Asia, Tolley said.
Salary information wasn’t immediately available Monday evening, but
Tolley said the pay levels would be “competitive.”
specializes in manufacturing image sensors, announced in March that it
would install $3 million in equipment at the Canandaigua plant as part
of a deal that brought its workforce from Cortland County to Ontario
The March deal brought the 140,000-square-foot facility to capacity.
a statement Monday, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the state’s nanotechnology
centers “continue to make our state a destination for jobs returning
“Dynamax’s decision to invest in Rochester is yet
another testament to the quality of the region’s workforce and its
emerging status as a top location for businesses seeking both highly
skilled workers and a welcoming environment to grow,” Cuomo said.