Essilor of America, Inc. (Essilor), is the leading manufacturer and wholesaler of prescription lenses in the United States.

We currently have a Production Operator, Finishing (2nd Shift) career opportunity at Tri-Supreme Optical in Farmingdale, NY. Hours: 12:00 pm - 8:30 pm.

The Finish Specialist is responsible for operating a variety of machines to cut lenses down to proper size and shape to fit the appropriate frame and insert the lenses into the frame ensuring proper fit for all difficult and/or priority jobs. Duties in this position are usually repetitive, requiring analysis and use of individual judgment. Specific duties for this position include ensuring lenses are properly edged consistently, verifying frame shape and axis, performing a cosmetic inspection of the lens and frame, and inserting and securing lenses into the frame. Supervision ranges from close to general.

• Mount lenses by inserting and securing them into the frame. Utilize screwdriver and/or other tools as needed for frame type.
• Load and unload lenses into and out of the edging machine by securing lens clamp and start machine.
• Check lens for frame fit by placing lenses into frame and/or verify lens circumference.
• Scan tray into edger and adjust settings if needed.
• Verify frame shape and axis by comparing the frame/lens to machine diagram.
• Make adjustments to the lenses to correct issues such as sharp edges by grasping the lenses and using a bevel wheel to remove sharp edges.
• Inspect mounting tools for defects, broken padding, etc. to avoid scratches.
• Must practice safe work practices at all times and report any unsafe conditions immediately.
• Perform other duties within the Finishing department or other areas as assigned.

• High School diploma, GED or equivalent.
• Ability to read, write and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos
• Basic ability to add, subtract and use fractions.
• Understand decimal numerical sequencing.
• Ability to multi-task and prioritize.
• Demonstrate good judgment and decision making skills.

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As the worldwide leader in the ophthalmic industry, we are dedicated to growing our business and enhancing our customers’ quality of life.