Optical Glazing Technician - South Gloucestershire

Optical Glazing TechnicianThornbury (Gloucestershire)Reference: ZOP2753
  • Monday to Friday with the Odd Sat
  • Up to £23,500 Plus Shift Allowance (£2040) and 6% Bonus
  • Bi Weekly shift pattern
  • Progression
  • Lens manufacturer
  • Free Parking

Optometry Glazing Vacancies and Optical Lab technician jobs based in South Gloucestershire. A leading glazing lab based in South Gloucestershire are looking for a full time Optical Glazing Technician.

A leading lens manufacturer based in South Gloucestershire are looking to recruit a full time Optical Glazing Technician. The company has an excellent reputation for supplying high quality lenses into Opticians all across the UK.

The Role

  • Tracing frames, transferring shapes and  Blocking lenses to customer requirement
  • Edging on Manual edgers and assembly of Metal, Plastic, Supra and Rimless frames
  • Edging and assembly of bespoke frames
  • Verifying out completed orders to ISO standard and Customer requirement
  • Achieving Department KPI’s(glazing yield, Return Yield, Frame Breakage)
  • Priortising orders by delivery date
  • Supporting colleague and team (In particular the Assembly Glazing team)
  • Verifying in lenses to optical ISO  standard and customer requirement


  • Previous experience working within an optical glazing laboratory environment
  • Ability to work as part of a team in a proactive and supporting manner
  • Ability to use manual focimeter to include marking up of lenses
  • Extensive optical lens knowledge
  • Excellent practical knowledge of tracing
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Ability to prioritise and work to deadlines and targets
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to read and interpret alpha/numerical writing to an exceptional level of accuracy
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

They currently have the following shift pattern

Mon to Fri - 6am to 2pm, 2pm to 10pm - Bi weekly- £24,500 plus shift allowance (£2040) + 6% bonus

The odd Sat is available and paid as overtime.

Free parking available.

To apply for this role please send a copy of your CV to rebecca.wood@zestoptical.com or call 0114 238 1726 for more information.

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Contact: Rebecca Wood
Email: rebecca.wood@zestoptical.com
Telephone: 0114 238 1726