Optical Lab Technician

Village Eyecare - Chicago, IL
Posted: August 9, 2019

Village Eyecare is seeking a full-time Optical Lab Technician for our University Village location.

Responsibilities include:

-Performs quality check on incoming lenses; verify no scratches, lens matches order, no crazing of coating, etc.
-Neutralizes the lenses: verifies Rx, spherical power, astigmatism, and direction
Performs quality check on incoming frames; verifies no scratches, no shape defects, frames match order, etc.
-Notifies appropriate practice manager immediately of any quality defects, delays, or other issues that will keep the technician from finishing the order promptly
-Performs quality check once finishing complete and lenses installed; verifies quality before returning to dispensary; notifies appropriate practice manager if any quality defects and makes suggestions for corrections or re-order

Finishes orders by:
Lining lens to correct axis
Tracing frame, or in the case of rimless frame, tracing demo lens
Edging lenses to fit frame
Mounting lenses to fit frame
Take out block
Recheck the Rx
In case of rimless frames, also measures for drill holes, drill, and properly mounts lenses

-Ensures after finishing that lenses fit frame, are adjusted and aligned properly for ideal sight lines/patient fit, and that all screws are tightened
-Checks trays every day for new work orders
-Performs necessary repairs and adjustments for jobs from the dispensary
-Confirms accuracy of lab invoices, including patient prescription and financial class
-Completes required paperwork accurately and efficiently including daily logs
-Keeps team members aware of work status; communicate delays or other issues immediately
-Keeps lab area clean and organized

Village Eyecare offers a team-oriented work environment and competitive compensation package, with benefits including: medical, dental, vision, paid training, paid holidays, and paid time off.

To apply for this position, please submit your application via this link:https://www.optimizehire.org/apply-job?i=MTM5and select the Optical Lab Technician (Chicago, Illinois) position from the Job Opening drop-down menu.

For more information about our company, please visit our web site at http://www.villageeyecare.net.

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Village Eyecare

Village Eyecare

Chicago, IL

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