The Lab Technician will be responsible for cutting, edging, and creating prescription lenses to ensure customers can receive their new prescription glasses in a timely manner.

Coating: Specific duties include clipping, operating the coating machines and inspecting the lenses.

Finishing: beveling, mounting the lenses, edging, blocking lenses, tinting and inspecting.

Surfacing: taping and blocking the lenses, generating, polishing and lens washing.


Clipper: Clip and secure lenses into baskets to begin the coating process.

 Machine Operator: Prepare and operate the coating machine to coat the lenses properly.

 Load machine chemicals

 Load and unload sectors with lenses

o Inspector: Inspect lenses to ensure that they are optically and cosmetically accurate.


 Beveler: Utilize the bevel wheel to remove the sharp edges of the lens.

 Mounter: Accurately apply drill holes to the lenses to ensure proper fit and alignment of the lenses and insert lenses into the frame while ensuring proper fit.

 Edger Operator: Operate a variety of edging machines to cut lenses down to proper size and shape to fit the appropriate frame.

 Finish Layout: prepare an uncut lens for the edging process by outlining the center/alignment markings and affixing the chuck/block.

 Tinter: Accurately tint all lenses going through the tinting department.

 Inspection: Inspect lenses and frames to ensure that they are optically and cosmetically accurate.


 Surfacing Blocker: Utilize the blocking machine to accurately secure a block to all lenses going through the surfacing department. Operate taping equipment to apply protective tape to the front of the lenses.

 Generator Operator: Operate the generator machine used to cut the lenses to the correct prescription.

 Surface Finer/Polisher: Operate the equipment used to fine and polish all lenses going through the surfacing department.

 Lens Washer: Hand wash and dry lenses followed by a brief cosmetic inspection of the lenses. Grasp lens with de-blocking cup and strike against table to remove block from lenses. Remove tape from lenses.

Job Details

Functional Area:
Total Positions:
2 Posts
Job Shift:
First Shift (Day)
Job Type:
Job Location:
Minimum Education:
High School or Less
Career Level:
Experienced Professional
Minimum Experience:
3 Years
Apply Before:
Nov 28, 2021
Posting Date:
Oct 27, 2021

Al Noor Lens Manufacturing

Manufacturing · 11-50 employees - Dammam

A manufacturing company specializing in creating Make to Order optical lenses for retail stores around the Kingdom

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