Optical Technician - 1st Shift in Baltimore, MD at Volt

Date Posted: 3/18/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Baltimore, MD
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  • Duration:
    44 weeks
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  • Pay Rate
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions offers full-service staffing and talent management consulting to help local, regional, national, and international companies. Through niche recruiting expertise and project management, VWS delivers solutions in IT, Technology, Engineering, Accounting, Administrative, Call Center, Human Resources, Technical and Creative Communication, and Manufacturing.

We have several exciting opportunities for Optical Technicians with our client in Baltimore, MD. This is a great opportunity to work with a dynamic company in the Eye Care industry.

This is a temp-to-hire position.

The Optical Technician will perform a variety of tasks related to daily Lab operations, surface process, or finishing process according to department production guidelines.


  • Select lenses/frames for each Rx
  • Stock lens and/or frame shelves
  • Sort and deliver trays Key Rx parameters into LMS
  • Log, ship, receive orders (frames, supplies, etc)
  • Operate frame tracing unit
  • Quality check filled Rxs Packaging and/or de-boxing lenses
  • Prepare lenses for AR coating
  • Operate generators
  • Initial lens inspection for cosmetic defects Blocking including prep and taping
  • Wash up/de-blocking of lenses
  • Operate surfacing equipment
  • Operate tool cutter
  • Perform pin beveling (surface) Edger Operation Edger calibration Pin beveling operation (Finish) Hand stone operation including sizing and rolls


  • Minimum of one year experience in a production/manufacturing environment
  • Experience working in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to meet department standards for productivity and quality
  • Ability to read and write at a level necessary to accomplish the above tasks
  • Good manual dexterity and hand/eye coordination
  • Ability to recognize and distinguish colors.
  • Ability to perform physical activities requiring bending, kneeling and pulling/pushing
  • Ability to understand and follow procedures
  • Ability to lift up to 30 pounds
  • Ability to walk or stand up to 100% of the time

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.