Calibration Tech: They must be able to work the shift hours that the position is posted for with the ability to work overtime as needed. We want someone who is interested and motivated by our mission "Improving lives by improving sight ". This is a fast paced working environment and the person will be expected to learn quickly and produce quality results. Adhere to attendance Policy. In our busy season, be able to work overtime including weekends. motivated while performing repetitive tasks. creating the power of the lenses according to Doctor specification. Duties of this position are usually repetitive, requiring limited analysis and use of individual judgment. Specific duties for this position include blocking the lenses, generating, polishing and lens washing. Supervision ranges from close to general.
Essential Duties: Percentage of Time All duties to be performed according to the established standard and in compliance with all company policies and procedures while maintaining regular, prompt attendance and availability for overtime as needed: 10% Blocker Operator: Operate and keep operational the equipment used to block all lenses going through the surfacing department. 60% Generator Operation: Operate the generator machine used to cut the lenses to correct Calibration. 20% Surface Polisher: Operate and keep operational the equipment used to polish all lenses going through the surfacing department. 10% Lens Washer: Hand wash and dry lenses followed by a Lens Mapper inspection of the lens.
Other Duties: Remove swarf from cutting chamber as needed. Perform other duties within the surfacing department or other areas as assigned. Maintain a clean and organized work environment. Observe all company policies, rules, and safety practices. Physical Demands: The tasks of this position generally requires duties to be performed by: Frequently lift and move up to 10 lbs to waist height unaccompanied. Occasionally lift and move up to 5 lb above shoulder height unaccompanied and 20 lbs to waist height unaccompanied. Regularly stand/walk for the duration of shift. Occasionally required to sit, stoop, climb, or balance. Coordinated use of hands and fingers to grasp, feel objects, transfer small items from one hand to another, fine manipulation, and bilateral reach with arms. Use of close vision, color vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
Work Environment: Fast paced, production environment. Regularly work with others. The noise level in the laboratory is generally moderate. Regularly required to work with or around chemicals. Work area may be wet/dirty. Regularly works near moving mechanical parts.
Safety and Ergonomic Requirements: Must practice safe work practices at all times and report any unsafe conditions immediately. Required to wear the appropriate PPE while in the laboratory, including but not limited to safety eyewear and enclosed shoes. Attend and participate in all required safety trainings. Follow all Lock Out/Tag Out procedures as required for both authorized users. Follow all ergonomic requirements of the position. Follow all personal dress requirements according to the established dress code and safety requirements.
Qualification Requirements: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Education/Experience High School education or equivalent preferred. 2-5 years previous related experience and/or training helpful. Language Ability Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write short correspondence. Ability to communicate effectively in a team environment. Math Ability: Basic ability to add and subtract. Understand decimal numerical sequencing. Reasoning Ability: Ability to multi-task and prioritize. Demonstrate good judgement and decision making skills. Computer Skills Basic computer skills. Communicate in English.