Henry Ford Health System Optical Lab Technician, Westland, Full-Time in Westland, Michigan
Responsible for all areas of eyewear production. Digital surfacing, conventional surfacing, lens finishing, customer service, data entry, inventory control and quality assurance.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Operate optical machines and equipment
Use optical lab instruments to verify lens power, thickness and quality
Use of optical tools to fabricate, assemble and repair eyewear
Performs machine and equipment calibration
Electronic processing of work orders
Inventory management and verification
Determine and select lenses needed to complete work order
Restocking of lens inventory
Assist with periodic physical inventory
Multi-task to cover more than one station or work area
Maintain proper job flow
Maintain a clean and safe working environment
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE
Requires a High School Diploma or GED.
Requires basic computer skills.
Previous optical experience preferred.
Must have ability to stand for long periods of time and lift or move up to 50 lbs. .
Requires the ability to work with small hand tools.
Works in Henry Ford OptimEyes optical lab.
Works evening and weekend hours as required.
Under the leadership of President and CEO Wright L. Lassiter, III, Henry Ford Health System is a
$6 billion integrated health system comprised of six hospitals, a health plan, and 250+ sites
including medical centers, walk-in and urgent care clinics, pharmacy, eye care facilities and
other healthcare retail. Established in 1915 by auto industry pioneer Henry Ford, the health system
now has 32,000 employees and remains home to the 1,900-member Henry Ford Medical Group, one
of the nation’s oldest physician groups. An additional 2,200 physicians are also affiliated with the
health system through the Henry Ford Physician Network. Henry Ford is also one of the region’s
major academic medical centers, receiving between $90-$100 million in annual research funding and
remaining Michigan’s fourth largest NIH-funded institution. Also an active participant in medical
education and training, the health system has trained nearly 40% of physicians currently practicing
in the state and also provides education and training for other health professionals including nurses,
pharmacists, radiology and respiratory technicians. visitHenryFord.com.
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