Optical Glazing Technician - Bristol
A leading lens manufacturer based in Bristol are looking to recruit a full time Optical Glazing Technician. The company has an excellent reputation for supplying high quality lenses into Opticians all across the UK. The Role To produce finished spectacles orders from start to completion, undertaking all or some of the tasks involved in the process, according to your role and skill set Work to the required cell, department and company productivity and quality targets at all times Comply with all standard operating procedures (SOPS), work instructions or procedures applicable to your role, and highlight to your line manager any areas for review To actively participate in department lead improvement projects and communications To received training as required and be willing to undertake on the job monitoring and consultation To follow all health and safety guidelines and working practices, and highlight any areas of concern to your line manager Ensuring that all tools, machinery, company property and facilities are used and maintained to the required levels To communicate and interact with your colleagues and those from other departments, and external providers in a courteous and helpful manner Requirements Previous experience working within an optical glazing laboratory environment Ability to work as part of a team in a proactive and supporting manner Ability to use manual focimeter to include marking up of lenses Extensive optical lens knowledge Excellent practical knowledge of tracing Excellent organisational skills Ability to prioritise and work to deadlines and targets Attention to detail Ability to read and interpret alpha/numerical writing to an exceptional level of accuracy Excellent written and oral communication skills This is a full time role working Monday to Friday with a bi-weekly shift pattern. Week 1 - 6am to 2pm Week 2 - 2pm to 10pm The salary on offer is up to £17,000 plus £4,242 shift allowance, bonus and benefits To apply for this role please send a copy of your CV or call 0114 238 1726 for more information.