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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Eyemart Express - Texarkana, AR
Lead Optical Lab Technician Are you looking for a career that will bring you home? A career with a company that has one of the absolute best store leadership teams on the planet?!...
2 days ago
Olgoonik - Aurora, CO
Overview: Fuels Laboratory Technician Supervisor is responsible for the day to day operations in the Fuels Storage Facility and Fuels Laboratory. Performs Laboratory testing IAW applicable...
2 days ago
Eyemart Express - Texarkana, TX
Lead Optical Lab Technician Are you looking for a career that will bring you home? A career with a company that has one of the absolute best store leadership teams on the planet?!...
2 days ago
Lenscrafters Incorporated - Glendale, CA
LensCrafters - Lab Technician Date: Apr 29, 2019 Location: Glendale, CA, US, 91210 Company: Luxottica Group Requisition ID: 98504 Store # : 001186 LensCrafters Position: Part-Time At LensCrafters,...
2 days ago
Carl Zeiss Vision - Saint Cloud, MN
Optical Lab Technician I (St Cloud, MN | Finishing, 2nd Shift) St Cloud, MN Thrive on innovation at a global technology leader....
1 day ago
Luxottica Group - Willow Grove, PA
Requisition ID: 103718 Store # : 000258 LensCrafters Position: Part-Time At LensCrafters, we love eyes and we care about the people behind them. LensCrafters is the largest optical retailer in...
19 hours ago
Teledyne Technologies - Daytona Beach, FL
Company Overview** **Teledyne Marine** is a group of leading-edge undersea technology companies that have been assembled by Teledyne Technologies Incorporated. Through acquisitions and...
2 days ago
US Army - Minneapolis, MN
US Army Logo Optical Laboratory Specialist (68H) Applied 08/05/19 Apply on Company Site Save 4.0 US Army Minneapolis, MN Glassdoor Estimated Salary: $11-$18 Per Hour Optical Laboratory Specialist...
6 hours ago
Lenscrafters Incorporated - Cincinnati, OH
LensCrafters - Lab Technician Date: May 6, 2019 Location: Cincinnati, OH, US, 45251 Company: Luxottica Group Requisition ID: 101971 Store # : 000300 LensCrafters Position: Part-Time At...
2 days ago
Lenscrafters Incorporated - Okemos, MI
Lenscrafters - Lead Lab Technician Job ID : 92390736 LensCrafters - Lead Lab Technician job in Okemos - Michigan, USA / United States Job Type : Permanent Back to Results Email Job to a Friend...
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Eyemart Express - Asheville, NC
Optical Lab Technician This is for a part-time position. Are you looking for a career that will bring you home?...
2 days ago
Eyemart Express - Appleton, WI
Optical Lab Technician This is for a full-time position. Are you looking for a career that will bring you home?...
2 days ago
Luxottica Group - Papillion, NE
Requisition ID: 103283 Store # : 005109 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
Luxottica Group - Okemos, MI
Requisition ID: 103485 Store # : 000257 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
Austin, TX
211 Walter Seaholm Drive compensation: Negotiable, based on experience employment type: employee's choice We are looking for an experienced Optical Lab Technician to edge lenses in-house....
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