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Lab Technician-Surface Side 

Category Production  

Position Summary: A Technician in our Lens Source Optical Lab (LSOL) is responsible for managing and controlling work within the Surface Side department.  This includes determining work flow of job trays and inserting lenses into frames.

Position Requirements


  • Maintain, balance and prioritize jobs while working in a fast paced environment.
  • Perform work in the Backside Coating, Surface Blocker, and Polishers functions within the Surface Side department at any given time.
  • Provide assistance to the production lead through effective communication.
  • Maintain organized and clean work area, including equipment.
  • Maintains compliance with the organization’s confidentiality policy in accordance to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).
  • Monitors MWEC processes to ensure compliance with the organization’s policies and with the guidelines set by relevant regulatory agencies.


  • High school graduate, or equivalent



  • Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills.
  • Detail oriented with strong organizational skills.
  • Quality of work reflects efficiency and accuracy.
  • Proactive, adaptable, with the ability to work under pressure to accomplish projects and meet deadlines in a fast paced environment.
  • Brings a fun, positive and good attitude to work every day; engages other team members to create a positive team atmosphere.
  • Ability to obtain knowledge and skills on the job or through educational courses.
  • Strong commitment to helping people succeed.
  • Polite, professional, courteous



  • Physical Activity:  Reaching, Standing, Walking, Fingering, Grasping, Feeling, Talking, Hearing, Repetitive motion.
  • Physical Requirements: Medium work.  Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 30 pounds of forced frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.
  • Visual Acuity: The worker is required to have visual acuity to determine the accuracy, neatness, and thoroughness of the work assigned.
  • Work Conditions:
    • The worker is subject to noise.  There is sufficient noise to cause the worker to shout in order to be heard above ambient noise level.
    • The worker is subject to hazards.  Includes a variety of physical conditions, such as proximity to moving mechanical parts, moving vehicles, electrical current, exposure to high heat or exposure to chemicals.
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Shift Days  
Pay Rate $13.00  
Position Status Full Time  
Manages Others No  
Travel Required No  
Position Lab Technician-Surface Side  
Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-Exempt  
Location Lens Source Optical Lab  
About the Organization The vision of the doctors and staff of Midwest Eye Consultants is to provide our patients with excellence in eye health care. In order to fulfill this vision, the doctors of Optometry and Ophthalmology, along with our technicians, opticians and patient services staff, embrace the ongoing evolution in eye care through expanded technology and knowledge. In addition, our doctors of optometry work hand in hand with doctors of ophthalmology, enabling us to provide both primary and secondary care.  
EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.  
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