Optical Lab Technician (Finish and Surface) and Office Positions


 Seeking organized, dependable individual to work in a production or office setting. Experience necessary. Must be a Team player. Email resume: jobs@AllentownOptical.com or apply at: Allentown Optical, 525 Business Park Lane, Allentown, PA 18109

Job Descriptions


·         A high school diploma or GED equivalency is required.
·         ABO certification highly recommended

Office Positions:

Come join Allentown Optical wholesale optical laboratory!  Our wholesale optical business needs team members in the areas of Customer Service and Data Entry who can provide quality service to our doctors.  Successful candidates must possess dexterity and flexibility. Optical laboratory experience of two years preferred.

LAB Positions:

 Optical Laboratory Surface Technician opportunity in Allentown, PA .

Entry Level position.

Prior optical experience preferred.

Familiarity with surfacing machines and procedures a plus.


Generators Operation  Description:

Initial lens inspection for cosmetic defects

Blocking including prep and taping

Wash up/de-blocking of lenses

Operate surfacing equipment

Help to ensure surfacing production, breakage, etc goals are met.



Verbal communication and interpersonal skills are essential.

Requires the ability to work in a fast paced manufacturing environment.

Help to ensure surfacing production, breakage, etc goals are met.


Optical Laboratory Finish Technician opportunity in Allentown, PA .


Edger Operation Description:

Machine calibration to manufacturer’s specifications

Pin beveling operation

Hand stone operation including sizing and Roll and polish

Operating manual drill

Operating auto drill machine

Mounting of frames including Zyl, metal and 3 piece

Finish blocking


Maintain unit standards, processes and procedures to ensure efficient, accurate and

measurable results.

Assist in efficiently moving work through the department.

Maintain company safety standards.

Assist and cooperate with other departments.

Job Specifications

Other Finish Lab Qualifications

·    Experience measuring lenses with a Lensometer is preferred

·    Experience with lens stock is ideal

·    Must have good written and verbal communication skills

·    Must have strong attention to detail and the ability to focus on repetitive tasks for an extended amount of time

·    Must have the ability to take direction

·    Must have intermediate computer and technical skills

·    Must have great customer service skills

·    Must have basic math skills

·    Must have the ability to work with small instruments and supplies for long periods of time (such as small screws, screwdrivers, pliers, and other tools)

·    Must have the ability to stand for long periods of time