Optical Lab Technician

Recruiter
Inspired Selections
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£24,300
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
08 Dec 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My client is one of the world’s leading manufacturers in optics, with an internationally recognised brand. Located in modern, open plan offices based in Birmingham who are now looking to hire an experienced Senior Glazing Technician to join their successful glazing team

Optical Lab Technician role

Working as part of the glazing team you will have direct responsibility for hand-finishing and fitting of all aspects of specialist glazing including; horn, wood and other special frames.

Requirements for the Optical Lab Technician

You will possess a proven ability to improve glazing standards of technicians across all aspects of glazing and frame handling.
It is therefore a requirement of this role that you have significant experience in working within an optical laboratory environment, as well as training and developing Glazing Technicians skills in order to help them become the best in the industry.
Ideally you will have previous or present experience of working with non-traditional materials and specialist techniques such as:
* Lens tinting
* Frame tracing
* Manual and automated blocking
* Lens edging (manual and automated)
* Rimless drilling and milling
* Hand finishing and fitting of full rim metal/plastic frames, supra/nylon frames, rimless frames, horn, gold, wooden and Lindberg
* Final verification of complete spectacles to ISO standards

Compensation for the Optical Lab Technician role

On offer is a competitive salary of between £18,000 – £24,300 dependent on experience + additional benefits such as 28 days holidays.

To apply for this Optical Lab Technician position in the Birmingham area or other optical jobs in UK call Inspired Selections on 0121 778 6999 or go to www.inspiredselections.co.uk

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