Optical Lab Technician Jobs

Optical lab technicians are in charge of cutting, polishing, and grinding lenses for prescription glasses as well as creating prescription contact lenses. Additionally known as ophthalmic lab technicians, their job descriptions also involve inspecting lenses for defects and monitoring eye care supply inventories.

The median optical lab technician salary is $30,640, and the Bureau of Labor Statistics projects faster than average job growth at 10%–14% through 2026.

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Stanton Optical - Knoxville, TN
Overview Under direct supervision, the purpose of the position is to prepare eyeglass wear to patients and customers. Colleagues in this classification provide technical work. Position is...
3 days ago
Luxottica Group - Overland Park, KS
Requisition ID: 97540 Store # : 001168 LensCrafters Position: Full-Time At LensCrafters, we love eyes and we care about the people behind them. LensCrafters is the largest optical retailer in...
2 days ago
Lenscrafters Incorporated - Towson, MD
Lenscrafters - Lab Technician Job ID : 90517563 LensCrafters - Lab Technician job in Towson - Maryland, USA / United States Job Type : Permanent Back to Results Email Job to a Friend View Jobs for...
3 days ago
Soraa - Fremont, OH
Job Description: Soraa is the world's leading developer of solid-state lighting technology built on pure gallium nitride substrates, commonly referred to as GaN on GaN. Only Soraa uses a pure GaN...
12 hours ago
Eyemart Express - Appleton, WI
Lab Technician This is for a full-time position. Job Description Eyemart Express is seeking candidates with strong technical skills for a position at one of our store labs. The Lab Technician will...
1 day ago
Luxottica Group - Camp Hill, PA
Requisition ID: 97778 Store # : 000495 LensCrafters Position: Part-Time At LensCrafters, we love eyes and we care about the people behind them. LensCrafters is the largest optical retailer in...
1 day ago
Eyemart Express - Odessa, TX
Lab Technician This is for a full-time position. Job Description Eyemart Express is seeking candidates with strong technical skills for a position at one of our store labs. The Lab Technician will...
3 days ago
Whitehall, WI
PEOPLELINK STAFFING SOLUTIONS Lab Tech in WHITEHALL , Wisconsin JOB REQUIREMENTS: REQUIREMENTS: The lab technician must be accurate in the testing of products. This person needs to be highly...
22 hours ago
Stanton Optical - Asheville, NC
Overview Under direct supervision, the purpose of the position is to prepare eyeglass wear to patients and customers. Colleagues in this classification provide technical work. Position is...
1 day ago
Stanton Optical - Greenville, SC
Overview Under direct supervision, the purpose of the position is to prepare eyeglass wear to patients and customers. Colleagues in this classification provide technical work. Position is...
1 day ago
Stanton Optical - West Palm Beach, FL
Overview Under direct supervision, the purpose of the position is to prepare eyeglass wear to patients and customers. Colleagues in this classification provide technical work. Position is...
1 day ago
Lenscrafters Incorporated - Sarasota, FL
Lenscrafters - Lab Technician Job ID : 90517564 LensCrafters - Lab Technician job in Sarasota - Florida, USA / United States Job Type : Permanent Back to Results Email Job to a Friend View Jobs...
2 days ago
Lenscrafters Incorporated - Cincinnati, OH
Lenscrafters - Lab Technician Job ID : 90517562 LensCrafters - Lab Technician job in Cincinnati - Ohio, USA / United States Job Type : Permanent Back to Results Email Job to a Friend View Jobs for...
3 days ago
Luxottica Group - Eden Prairie, MN
Requisition ID: 97294 Store # : 002701 LensCrafters Position: Full-Time At LensCrafters, we love eyes and we care about the people behind them. LensCrafters is the largest optical retailer in...
3 days ago
Luxottica Group - Manchester, NH
Requisition ID: 97454 Store # : 000271 LensCrafters Position: Part-Time At LensCrafters, we love eyes and we care about the people behind them. LensCrafters is the largest optical retailer in...
2 days ago

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