Optical Lab Technician - Gloucester
A leading lens manufacturer based in Gloucester 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.
- 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
- Glazing to all levels including rimless
- 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 receive training as required and be willing to undertake on the job monitoring and consultation
- 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
- 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
You will work 37.5 hours a week mainly Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm, with 1-2 Saturdays a month on a rota basis.
The salary on offer is between £18,000 to £20,500 depending on experience.
To apply for this role please send a copy of your CV or call 0114 238 1726 for more information.