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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County of Allegheny - Pittsburgh, PA
Job Title: Laboratory Technician Department: Health Department Salary: Hourly: $16.1679 | Monthly: $2,802.44 | Annual: $33,629.28 How to Apply: Applications are submitted online until the position...
2 days ago
Eyemart Express LLC - Henrico, VA
Optical Lab Technician This is for a full-time position. Optical Lab Technician experience is preferred but not required. We are willing to train....
2 days ago
Eyemart Express LLC - Bangor, ME
Optical Lab Technician This is for a part-time position. Optical Lab Technician experience is preferred but not required. We are willing to train....
2 days ago
Eyemart Express LLC - Lawton, OK
Optical Lab Technician This is for a full-time position. Optical Lab Technician experience is preferred but not required. We are willing to train....
2 days ago
Stanton Optical - Toledo, OH
Qualifications Education & Experience High school diploma or equivalent required; supplemented by six (6) months experience optical sales or equivalent; or an equivalent combination of education, training...
2 days ago
Luxottica Group - Towson, MD
Requisition ID: 155404 Store # : 000576 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 - Montclair, CA
Requisition ID: 156481 Store # : 000622 LensCrafters Position: Part-Time At LensCrafters, we love eyes and we care about the people behind them. LensCrafters is the largest optical retailer in...
17 hours ago
Essilor America - Sauk Rapids, MN
Job Information Essilor of America Lab Technician - First Inspection in Sauk Rapids , Minnesota Lab Technician - First Inspection MN - Sauk Rapids Receive Training to Start at an Advanced Level at...
2 days ago
Lenscrafters Incorporated - King of Prussia, PA
Job Information Luxottica LensCrafters - Lab Technician in King Of Prussia , Pennsylvania Requisition ID: 153127 Store # : 000274 LensCrafters Position: Part-Time At LensCrafters, we love eyes and...
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Jacobs Engineering Group Incorporated - Dearborn, MI
Support daily pre-test dummy positioning to meet various test positioning protocols. Review post-test data anomalies and investigate/troubleshoot root cause of the problem....
13 hours ago
Luxottica Group - Waco, TX
Requisition ID: 156081 Store # : 000019 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
BetterJobs - Minneapolis, MN
We currently have an immediate opening for an experienced Optical Lab Technician in our fast-paced Brooklyn Park, MN location....
2 days ago
Eyemart Express LLC - West Des Moines, IA
Optical Lab Technician This is for a full-time position. Optical Lab Technician experience is preferred but not required. We are willing to train....
2 days ago
Luxottica Group - Fort Gratiot, MI
Requisition ID: 155581 Store # : 000564 LensCrafters Position: Casual Part-Time At LensCrafters, we love eyes and we care about the people behind them. LensCrafters is the largest optical retailer...
2 days ago
Luxottica Group - Moorestown, NJ
Requisition ID: 155044 Store # : 001045 LensCrafters Position: Part-Time At LensCrafters, we love eyes and we care about the people behind them. LensCrafters is the largest optical retailer in...
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