Optical Lab Manufacturing Supervisor
Company: Pech Optical Corp.
Location: Sioux City
Posted on: September 23, 2022
Join a Global Industry Leader and Make an Impact Leading the 3rd
Shift at a Growing Optical LabIf you combine strong leadership
skills and success supervising a team in a fast-paced production
environment, ideally within optical or a similar industry, with a
knack for engaging with team members and effectively driving
productivity, the role of Optical Lab Manufacturing Supervisor
offers you some great opportunities. You will:
- Enjoy strong onsite training from an outstanding resource -- a
seasoned lab supervisor who recently decided to move into a
training role. In fact, this position is open due to that
- Expand your skills and experience. In addition to learning
optical lab operations and equipment, if you're new to the
industry, you may expand your Lean Manufacturing and continuous
improvement knowledge and skills.
- Work with an outstanding team and seasoned peers, including
managers who have been here 20 years or more. When people join us,
they tend to stay.
- Enjoy the best of both worlds: the tight-knit team, culture and
smaller environment at Pech Optical and the 170 employees who
contribute to lab operations, along with the resources and global
reach of EssilorLuxottica. Our recent merger with Luxottica has
given us an unmatched global footprint in the eyewear industry, and
that creates opportunities around the world for strong
- Become part of an organization driven by a threefold mission:
Improving lives by improving sight, Innovating for better vision,
and Reaching the 2.7 billion underserved. Reporting to the General
Manager, as Optical Lab Manufacturing Supervisor, you will oversee
production operations including surfacing and finishing. You will
ensure efficient production by monitoring employees and organizing
workflows including, but not limited to, communicating job
expectations, planning, monitoring and appraising job results, as
well as coaching, counseling and disciplining employees, and
initiating, coordinating and enforcing systems, policies and
procedures. You will supervise more than 30 employees, including
1-2 Group Leads.To meet the basic qualification for this role, you
will have legal authorization to work permanently in the United
States for any employer without requiring a visa transfer or visa
sponsorship. In addition, to be a good fit for the Lab Supervisor
opportunity, you will have:
- 3-5 years of direct supervisory / management experience in a
fast-paced production environment with a proven track record of
- 3+ years of optical lab experience is preferred, especially
experience with digital surfacing technology.
- Demonstrated competence in supervising others, including
motivating employees to meet performance goals, strong
communication skills, and a demonstrated ability to coach and train
individuals and teams.
- A process improvement mindset and the ability to adjust
employees' tasks to balance workflow.
- Computer skills, including proficiency in MS Office Suite
applications and/or Google Suite; experience with Lab Management
System software is a plus.
- Willingness and ability to engage with the workforce and create
a positive environment and culture.
- Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to identify and
address trends. 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. Pech Optical, a division of Essilor of America,
Inc., is a full-service, wholesale laboratory that specializes in
the production of uncut and cut & edged Rx and Plano lenses for
frames and quality sunwear lines.EOE/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled
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