Eyewear Manufacturing Tech

Visionworks Lafayette, LA
Visionworks is recruiting for a qualified, friendly, team oriented candidate to join our staff as a Lab Journeyperson (Lab Tech). The Lab Tech is responsible for selecting, cutting, edging, finishing, surfacing, fitting lenses to frames, and providing customers high quality eyewear delivered as promised. They will also maintain Lab equipment in good working order through proper maintenance.

Essential Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Routinely demonstrate hands on proficiency of all objectives in the Lab Certification Program

Ensure all jobs are clocked in upon receipt and clocked out after final lab inspection

Control lab inventory through auditing

Perform SKU exchanges as required in accordance with Company policy

Assemble and insert lenses into frames, bench aligns finished pair of glasses, and polishes edges. Check for scratches or defects in lenses

Perform regular machine maintenance in accordance with maintenance checklist and report equipment malfunctions to the Manager on Duty

Meet Company safety rules and standards to include following guidelines for hazardous material handling and waste disposal

Adhere to privacy and confidential and proprietary company policies and procedures (i.e. HIPAA)

May cross train in the retail area

Qualified Candidates will possess the following:

2 - 4 years of related experience

High School Diploma or equivalent

At least one (1) year of Lab Apprentice experience Preferred

Bilingual Preferred

Machinist or machine operation, fabrication/production experience Preferred

Must meet all Lab Certification requirements--on the job lab training provided

Able to work a varying schedule to include: days, nights, weekends and holidays

If you are prohibited from working on a government contract, this may disqualify you from consideration for this position.

Visionworks provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious beliefs, sex, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability or history of disability, genetic information, status as a protected veteran or disabled veteran, or any other status protected by Federal, state or local law.