Essilor of America, Inc. Career Opportunities
Machine Set-Up Technician - Coating - 3rd Shift
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Build a Progressive Career Home with a Growing Global Industry Leader

**$1,000 sign-on bonus for 2nd and 3rd shifts**

Excellent training · advancement opportunities · great culture · competitive pay · great benefits

The Machine Set Up Technician is responsible to ensure that machines work properly and efficiently with regard to proper set up. This requires extensive knowledge of the machines for which the operators are responsible. Machine Set Up Techs use measurement tools such use jigs, thermometers and calipers to analyze machines and verify and/or calibrate machines to precise standards. The Set Up Technician is responsible for set up of Blockers, VFT Orbits, MultiFlex Polishers, Engravers and 44R Spin coat machines. The Set Up Technician assures that all PCP (Process Control Plan) requirements are met at designated frequencies.
 
Duties Include but are not limited to the following: Improving Lives By Improving Sight. Essilor of America, Inc. is the leading manufacturer of eyeglass lenses in the United States, employs more than 7,000 people and operates the largest and most comprehensive optical laboratory network in the U.S. Essilor of America, Inc. is a subsidiary of Paris-based Essilor International. Essilor manufactures optical lenses under the Varilux®, Crizal®, Transitions®, and other brands, and our products are worn by one billion people daily. Essilor has been on Forbes' list of the World's 100 Most Innovative Companies every year since 2010.

The Requirements

To be a good fit for the Machine Technician opportunity, you will have:
  • Possess ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines, while maintaining a positive attitude
  • Possess ability to work independently and to carry out assignments to completion within parameters of instructions given, prescribed routines, and standard accepted practices.
  • Must be able to navigate in a Windows environment
  • High school diploma or GED required.
  • Must have problem solving skills and the ability to think analytically
  • Post High School technical training preferred
  • 2 years manufacturing experience desired
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Works effectively in a team environment
You need to know:
  • Ability to safely and successfully perform the essential job functions consistent with ISO 9001, OSHA, and other federal, state and local standards, including meeting qualitative and/or quantitative productivity standards.
  • Ability to maintain regular, punctual attendance consistent with company standards
  • Must have good hand/eye coordination and 20/20 natural or corrected vision.
  • Must be able to stand throughout the work shift
  • Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 lbs.      

Preferred Skills (may be from a previous workplace)
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office
  • Familiarity with DVI
*We will consider candidates with less experience, as long as they have the ability to learn quickly. Depending on your experience, you may come on as a Maintenance Technician I, II or III.

The Role

Role Overview

You will maintain and repair a variety of optical processing equipment, dividing your time between supporting production and performing preventative maintenance.

Keys to Success

We'll provide training, but change will be ongoing, and your own role may evolve. We're looking for adaptable and flexible people who can excel in a fast-paced production environment. In addition, in order to be an outstanding Machine Technician, you will:
  • Bring a proactive approach to learning and getting up to speed quickly.
  • Achieve goals independently and also contribute as a team player.
  • Manage multiple tasks and priorities effectively.
  • Remain flexible and adaptable as processes change.
  • Maintain a clean, orderly and safe workspace.
  • Bring a commitment to our mission and goals.
Note: this description is intended to give you a general overview of the position and is not an exhaustive listing of duties and responsibilities.

More Good Reasons

Professional development
Our in-house training program will acquaint you with our culture and business, as well as your role. You'll spend time in classroom sessions and also learn on the job. We're committed to ensuring you thrive at Essilor.

Career options
History shows that strong performers can advance their careers at Essilor. Success as a Maintenance Technician could set you up to pursue advancement within the maintenance organization, or pursue other opportunities.

Great environment
You will join a team that includes dedicated, smart and mutually supportive professionals. Our culture is entrepreneurial, and the company has been innovating both technologically and to solve problems for 170 years. You'll also learn the cultural nuances of working for a company based in another country, if that's new to you.

Truly living our values
At Essilor, we believe everyone deserves to see life and all its detail with the best vision possible. That's why, in addition to designing, manufacturing and distributing quality vision care solutions worldwide, we invest in raising awareness of the importance of good vision, support eyecare professionals, invent new technologies and products, and support philanthropic initiatives. For example, the Essilor Vision Foundation partners with schools, eye doctors, and communities to provide eye exams and glasses to underserved children at no cost to their families. We also are committed to robust standards for environmental sustainability. These are just a couple of reasons we were one of the 52 companies named to Fortune magazine's 2019 Change the World list.

Excellent compensation
In addition to competitive compensation, we offer an exceptional mix of first-rate benefits, including medical, dental and vision plans; a 401(k) plan with company match; tuition reimbursement; comprehensive training through Essilor University; lens and frame benefits for you and your family; an employee stock purchase plan with company match; and more.

Video: As part of the #DifferenceMakers campaign, Essilor chose four eyecare professionals and three Essilor employees to participate in a mission trip to Southeast Asia in March 2019.

Build a Progressive Career Home with a Growing Global Industry Leader

**$1,000 sign-on bonus for 2nd and 3rd shifts**

Excellent training · advancement opportunities · great culture · competitive pay · great benefits

The Machine Set Up Technician is responsible to ensure that machines work properly and efficiently with regard to proper set up. This requires extensive knowledge of the machines for which the operators are responsible. Machine Set Up Techs use measurement tools such use jigs, thermometers and calipers to analyze machines and verify and/or calibrate machines to precise standards. The Set Up Technician is responsible for set up of Blockers, VFT Orbits, MultiFlex Polishers, Engravers and 44R Spin coat machines. The Set Up Technician assures that all PCP (Process Control Plan) requirements are met at designated frequencies.
 
Duties Include but are not limited to the following: Improving Lives By Improving Sight. Essilor of America, Inc. is the leading manufacturer of eyeglass lenses in the United States, employs more than 7,000 people and operates the largest and most comprehensive optical laboratory network in the U.S. Essilor of America, Inc. is a subsidiary of Paris-based Essilor International. Essilor manufactures optical lenses under the Varilux®, Crizal®, Transitions®, and other brands, and our products are worn by one billion people daily. Essilor has been on Forbes' list of the World's 100 Most Innovative Companies every year since 2010.

The Requirements

To be a good fit for the Machine Technician opportunity, you will have:
  • Possess ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines, while maintaining a positive attitude
  • Possess ability to work independently and to carry out assignments to completion within parameters of instructions given, prescribed routines, and standard accepted practices.
  • Must be able to navigate in a Windows environment
  • High school diploma or GED required.
  • Must have problem solving skills and the ability to think analytically
  • Post High School technical training preferred
  • 2 years manufacturing experience desired
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Works effectively in a team environment
You need to know:
  • Ability to safely and successfully perform the essential job functions consistent with ISO 9001, OSHA, and other federal, state and local standards, including meeting qualitative and/or quantitative productivity standards.
  • Ability to maintain regular, punctual attendance consistent with company standards
  • Must have good hand/eye coordination and 20/20 natural or corrected vision.
  • Must be able to stand throughout the work shift
  • Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 lbs.      

Preferred Skills (may be from a previous workplace)
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office
  • Familiarity with DVI
*We will consider candidates with less experience, as long as they have the ability to learn quickly. Depending on your experience, you may come on as a Maintenance Technician I, II or III.

The Role

Role Overview

You will maintain and repair a variety of optical processing equipment, dividing your time between supporting production and performing preventative maintenance.

Keys to Success

We'll provide training, but change will be ongoing, and your own role may evolve. We're looking for adaptable and flexible people who can excel in a fast-paced production environment. In addition, in order to be an outstanding Machine Technician, you will:
  • Bring a proactive approach to learning and getting up to speed quickly.
  • Achieve goals independently and also contribute as a team player.
  • Manage multiple tasks and priorities effectively.
  • Remain flexible and adaptable as processes change.
  • Maintain a clean, orderly and safe workspace.
  • Bring a commitment to our mission and goals.
Note: this description is intended to give you a general overview of the position and is not an exhaustive listing of duties and responsibilities.

More Good Reasons

Professional development
Our in-house training program will acquaint you with our culture and business, as well as your role. You'll spend time in classroom sessions and also learn on the job. We're committed to ensuring you thrive at Essilor.

Career options
History shows that strong performers can advance their careers at Essilor. Success as a Maintenance Technician could set you up to pursue advancement within the maintenance organization, or pursue other opportunities.

Great environment
You will join a team that includes dedicated, smart and mutually supportive professionals. Our culture is entrepreneurial, and the company has been innovating both technologically and to solve problems for 170 years. You'll also learn the cultural nuances of working for a company based in another country, if that's new to you.

Truly living our values
At Essilor, we believe everyone deserves to see life and all its detail with the best vision possible. That's why, in addition to designing, manufacturing and distributing quality vision care solutions worldwide, we invest in raising awareness of the importance of good vision, support eyecare professionals, invent new technologies and products, and support philanthropic initiatives. For example, the Essilor Vision Foundation partners with schools, eye doctors, and communities to provide eye exams and glasses to underserved children at no cost to their families. We also are committed to robust standards for environmental sustainability. These are just a couple of reasons we were one of the 52 companies named to Fortune magazine's 2019 Change the World list.

Excellent compensation
In addition to competitive compensation, we offer an exceptional mix of first-rate benefits, including medical, dental and vision plans; a 401(k) plan with company match; tuition reimbursement; comprehensive training through Essilor University; lens and frame benefits for you and your family; an employee stock purchase plan with company match; and more.

Video: As part of the #DifferenceMakers campaign, Essilor chose four eyecare professionals and three Essilor employees to participate in a mission trip to Southeast Asia in March 2019.
Essilor of America, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request an accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our career center as a result of your disability. To request an accommodation, contact the Human Resources Department at carolyn.currie@essilorusa.com.
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