Shift: Sunday-Thursday, 11pm-7am About this role: This position supports the client's Mission by performing routine work in assigned areas that are usually repetitive, requiring limited analysis and use of individual judgement. This position is closely supervised with an exciting opportunity for you to build your career with the client. Coating: Specific duties include clipping, operating the coating machines and inspecting the lenses. Finishing: beveling, mounting the lenses, edging, blocking lenses, tinting and inspecting. Surfacing: taping and blocking the lenses, generating, polishing and lens washing. In particular, you can expect to: § Coating: o Clipper: Clip and secure lenses into baskets to begin the coating process. o Machine Operator: Prepare and operate the coating machine to coat the lenses properly. § Load machine chemicals § Load and unload sectors with lenses o Inspector: Inspect lenses to ensure that they are optically and cosmetically accurate. § Finishing: o Beveler: Utilize the bevel wheel to remove the sharp edges of the lens. o Mounter: Accurately apply drill holes to the lenses to ensure proper fit and alignment of the lenses and insert lenses into the frame while ensuring proper fit. o Edger Operator: Operate a variety of edging machines to cut lenses down to proper size and shape to fit the appropriate frame. o Finish Layout: prepare an uncut lens for the edging process by outlining the center/alignment markings and affixing the chuck/block. o Tinter: Accurately tint all lenses going through the tinting department. o Inspection: Inspect lenses and frames to ensure that they are optically and cosmetically accurate. § Surfacing: o Surfacing Blocker: Utilize the blocking machine to accurately secure a block to all lenses going through the surfacing department. Operate taping equipment to apply protective tape to the front of the lenses. o Generator Operator: Operate the generator machine used to cut the lenses to the correct prescription. o Surface Finer/Polisher: Operate the equipment used to fine and polish all lenses going through the surfacing department. o Lens Washer: Hand wash and dry lenses followed by a brief cosmetic inspection of the lenses. Grasp lens with de-blocking cup and strike against table to remove block from lenses. Remove tape from lenses To be successful, you will need: • High school diploma or equivalent. High mechanical aptitude • Ability to read/write and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. • Ability to communicate effectively in a team environment. • Working in a role with measurable standards and a dynamic production environment. • Depth perception and manual dexterity. • Ability to work overtime as needed. • Previous experience in an optical lab production environment is strongly preferred but not required. #LI-MM1 #CB HKA Enterprises is a global workforce solutions firm. If you're seeking a new career opportunity or project experience, our recruiters will work to understand your qualifications, experience, and personal goals. At HKA, we recognize the importance of matching employee goals with those of the employer. We strive to seek credibility, satisfaction, and endorsement from all of our applicants. We invite you to take time and search for your next career experience with us! HKA is an EEO Employer who participates in the US Citizenship and Immigration Services E-Verify Program. Recommended Skills Mechanical Aptitude Fine Motor Skills Taping Polishing Drilling Apply to this job. Think you're the perfect candidate?
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