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

Date Posted: 6/27/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $10.1 - $24.66/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Looking for a candidate familiar with a lab environment and able to follow directions and process.

Company:                Confidential

Position:                   Optical Technician - 1st shift

Location:                  Baltimore, MD 21227

Duration:                  12 months

Pay Rate:                  $ 12 hr DOE

Schedule:                Mon. - Fri.    |    8:30 am - 5:00 pm

General Summary

Under supervision, perform a variety of tasks related to daily Lab operations, surface process or finishing process according to department production guidelines.

Essential Functions

  • Perform department tasks including one or more of the following:Select lenses/frames for each RxStock lens and/or frame shelvesSort and deliver trays Key Rx parameters into LMSLog, 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 rollsRoll and polish
  • Operating manual drill Mounting of frames including Zyl, metal and 3 piece Faceting and edge polishing
  • Manual edge polishing
  • Finish blocking
  • Tinting
  • Operating auto drill machine
  • Machine calibration to manufacturer's specifications
  • Maintain unit standards, processes and procedures to ensure efficient, accurate and measurable results
  • Maintain awareness of all unit criteria, i.e., production standards, procedures, etc.
  • Assist in efficiently moving work through the department
  • Maintain company safety standards
  • Assist and cooperate with other departments

Job Specifications

  • Minimum 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

Working Conditions

  • The working environment is well lighted and ventilated
  • Individuals are typically required to stand for long periods of time
  • Noise and dust from power-grinding machinery and other equipment is to be expected
  • Individuals may wear safety attire such as goggles and gloves and may work physically close to others, such as when sharing work areas
  • There are no major hazards

The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job grade.

Candidate will consent to:

  • Criminal background check
  • Drug testing

**Attire must be presentable and appropriate for the working environment**

Call Jenyfer Alvarez @ 215-606-6968 or email your resume @ JPAlvarez@volt.com

Volt has a talented and optimistic staffing team focused on the quality of your career

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer