Lensmaker

Date: Sep 15, 2022

Location: US-NY-Lancaster, New York, US

Company: Bausch & Lomb

Bausch + Lomb (NYSE/TSX: BLCO) is a leading global eye health company dedicated to protecting and enhancing the gift of sight for millions of people around the world—from the moment of birth through every phase of life. Our mission is simple, yet powerful: helping you see better, to live better.

Our comprehensive portfolio of over 400 products is fully integrated and built to serve our customers across the full spectrum of their eye health needs throughout their lives. Our iconic brand is built on the deep trust and loyalty of our customers established over our nearly 170-year history. We have a significant global research, development, manufacturing and commercial footprint of approximately 12,500 employees  and a presence in approximately 100 countries , extending our reach to billions of potential customers across the globe. We have long been associated with many of the most significant advances in eye health, and we believe we are well positioned to continue leading the advancement of eye health in the future. 

 

Objectives:

Performs multiple lens manufacturing tasks, including lens order preparation, operating state-of-the-art precision lathing equipment, blocking, polishing, product inspection (in-process and incoming materials), packaging, and shipping. 

 

Responsibilities

  • Operates highly automated computerized contact lens manufacturing lathing equipment, manual polishing machines, and lens optical blocking equipment, and performs lens deblocking.
  • Maintains established performance standards for made-to-order product service levels to the customer.
  • Works together with the production team within an established Quality Management System keeping and maintaining a high level of manufacturing performance.
  • Uses the enterprise system (Focal Points) from "launch in production" building production orders through shipping.
  • Maintains lens identification and traceability throughout the process steps.
  • Reads and understands standard operating procedures (SOPs) and technical documentation. Assures compliance with established government regulations, quality standards, test protocols, maintenance requirements, and production SOPs.
  • Accurately records data and observations during lens production and testing protocols.
  • Provides direct input to daily production workflow to include system data entry and ongoing issues.
  • Commands a working knowledge of the manufacturing processes in order to maintain awareness of process events that occur outside the technician’s direct responsibility that may impact product integrity / performance.
  • Coordinates daily tasks with supervisor and co-workers maintaining production flow and service level performance.
  • Handles incoming materials, replenishment of production supplies, and equipment maintenance. Maintains a clean and orderly workstation.
  • Follows good safety practices and company policies related to keeping a safe workplace environment.
  • May occasionally be expected to work overtime, as staffing needs require. 
  • Participates in business-related projects and activities upon request of management

 

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent (GED) required. Associate degree preferred.
  • Must have basic computer skills and good verbal and written communication skills. Strong math skills are a plus.
  • Must have good hand-eye coordination (handling of small parts).
  • No experience required; on-the-job training is provided.
  • Medical device manufacturing experience preferred but not required.

  

 

This position may be available in the following location(s): US - Lancaster, NY

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

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