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2nd Shift Lab Technician - Surfacing Dept

Dr. Tavel Optical Group

Indianapolis, indiana

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Dr. Tavel is seeking a skilled and attentive Lab Machinery Technician to join our second shift Surfacing team.  The general responsibilities of this position are to produce quality eyewear that meets all standards set forth by the company and maintain the lab equipment per company guidelines.  Attention to detail, accuracy, and speed are crucial in fulfilling our customers’ orders while ensuring quality standards are met.  No optical experience needed.  We will teach you everything you need to know!

Our optical lab is fast-paced, complete with state-of-the-art equipment. At Dr. Tavel, our associates enjoy an atmosphere that encourages them to use their knowledge, experience, and skills to help shape our organization into one of the premier optical companies. 

Ideal candidate:

  • Dependable and punctual        
  • Strong problem-solving skills with high attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently and multi-task effectively
  • Self-motivated to get the job done
  • Comfortable communicating equipment issues
  • Enjoys repetitive tasks and working with small parts

Pay: Starting at $20.00 per hour

Responsibilities include:

  • Operate lab machinery to produce quality eyewear according to company standards
  • Perform daily operation of machinery, including calibration
  • Replace consumables in equipment
  • Conduct light machinery repair
  • Tint optical lenses as required
  • Properly clean lenses during production process
  • Inspect lenses for quality during production
  • Troubleshoot basic machinery issues
  • Other duties as assigned 


  • Capable of standing for extended periods and lifting up to 25 pounds
  • 1+ years of experience in an optical manufacturing or similar fast-paced environment a plus, but not required
  • Ability to meet deadlines and manage multiple priorities
  • Excellent hand-eye coordination and attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to communicate effectively
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office and navigating a computer


  • Paid Time Off and Company Paid Holidays
  • 401(k)
  • Vision Perk -- Free eye exams and glasses for you + large discounts for family
  • Health, Rx, and Dental Insurance
  • 100% Paid Pregnancy and Parental Leave
  • Company Paid Life Insurance

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