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.

Search Optical Lab Technician Jobs

1-15 of 241 Jobs
National Vision - Chula Vista, CA
We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible....
3 days ago
Eyemart Express - Granger, IN
Optical Lab Technician This is for a full-time position. Are you looking for a career that will bring you home?...
3 days ago
Eyemart Express - San Antonio, TX
Optical Lab Technician This is for a full-time position. Are you looking for a career that will bring you home?...
3 days ago
Lenscrafters Incorporated - Winchester, VA
Lenscrafters - Lab Technician Job ID : 94102302 LensCrafters - Lab Technician job in Winchester - Val d'Aosta, USA / United States Job Type : Permanent Back to Results Email Job to a Friend View...
1 day ago
National Vision Incorporated - Chula Vista, CA
We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible....
1 day ago
Luxottica Group - Lexington, KY
Lenscrafters GENERAL FUNCTION The Lab Technician creates exceptional value in the lives of our customers by delivering The LensCrafters Experience. Exceeds customers expectations through...
1 day ago
Eyemart Express - Lufkin, TX
Optical Lab Technician This is for a part-time position. Are you looking for a career that will bring you home?...
1 day ago
Eyemart Express - Roswell, NM
Optical Lab Technician This is for a full-time position. Are you looking for a career that will bring you home?...
1 day ago
Allergan - Waco, TX
Allergan markets a portfolio of leading brands and best-in-class products for the central nervous system, eye care, medical aesthetics and dermatology, gastroenterology, women's health, urology and...
1 hour ago
Irvine Valley College (Mission Viejo, CA) - Mission Viejo, CA
Job Description Location 10-Irvine Valley College Classification Benefits: The District offers a comprehensive package of insurance benefits to eligible employees, which includes medical and...
2 days ago
National Vision Incorporated - Longview, TX
We help people by making quality eye care and eyewear more affordable and accessible....
1 day ago
Luxottica Group - Green Bay, WI
Requisition ID: 108019 Store # : 001327 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
Luxottica Group - Madison, WI
Requisition ID: 108013 Store # : 000296 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
Luxottica Group - Dayton, OH
Requisition ID: 108379 Store # : 000013 LensCrafters Position: Casual Part-Time At LensCrafters, we love eyes and we care about the people behind them. LensCrafters is the largest optical retailer...
1 day ago
Luxottica Group - Monroe, OH
Requisition ID: 108381 Store # : 006099 LensCrafters Position: Casual Part-Time At LensCrafters, we love eyes and we care about the people behind them. LensCrafters is the largest optical retailer...
1 day ago

Optical Lab Technician Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Diploma in Pharmacy Technician

This course will first give you an introduction to the different types of pharmacies, including community and institutional pharmacies, and the roles and responsibilities of each pharmacy. You...


Working with Atomic Design and Pattern Lab

This course will teach students the atomic design methodology, setting up Pattern Lab, building & using UI components inside Pattern Lab, and manipulating data to create sophisticated page...


NSDC Course: Machining Technician - Lathe

The demand for computer-controlled operators has increased in the manufacturing industry. CNC machine tools have replaced the older mechanical metal and plastic working machines to increase...


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Optical Lab Technician positions.

Optical Lab Technician Related Career Advice Articles

October 2018 Optometry Industry Report [INFOGRAPHIC]

Get the latest optometry industry data on optometry jobs and job seekers with iHireOptometry’s eye care industry overview for October 2018.


Optometry Industry Trends to Keep an Eye on in 2018 & Beyond

Myopic Millennials and online marketing are just two optometry industry trends we’re watching for 2018. Read about more in this optometry market analysis.


Guide to Accredited Ophthalmic Technician Education Programs

Want to become an ophthalmic technician? Wondering if there are any accredited ophthalmic technician education programs near you? Read this list.