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Optical Equipment Maintenance Technician

Location: Richmond, CA Additional Locations:
Job Number: 849354 Date posted: 03/03/2020
Description:
Under general supervision of the optical sales branch manager, is responsible for all dispensing and optical activities. This includes all technical procedures of fitting, necessary bench work and allied optical procedures. Included also will be any necessary clerical functions required to satisfy patient needs which may include acting as liaison between pertinent departments.

Essential Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for the necessary repair and preventative maintenance on all optical equipment at the Regional Optical Lab and dispensing locations.  
  • Ability to read and understand schematics and blueprints.
  • Perform all tests and verification of optical equipment.  
  • Diagnose system problems and correct them.  
  • Keep current and assume responsibility for hazardous waste and environmental compliance.  
  • Communicate with vendors to resolve technical and automation problems.  
  • Order and maintain spare parts for optical equipment.  
  • Develop and maintain preventative maintenance programs and supporting documentation.  
  • Adhere to all safety codes and implement safety repairs.  
  • May be required to train personnel in the safe operation of equipment.  
  • Performs other related duties as necessary.  Supervisory Responsibilities:
  • This job has no supervisory responsibilities.  Corporate Compliance Accountability:
  • Basic Qualifications:
    Experience
  • N/A
  • Education
  • High School Diploma/GED.
  • License, Certification, Registration
  • N/A

  • Additional Requirements:
  • Skilled in all areas of Surface and/or Finishing department.
  • Excellent, demonstrated customer service skills.
  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.
  • Must be willing to work in a Labor Management Partnership environment.
  • Also refer to Position Specifications outlined in the appropriate collective bargaining agreement.

  • Preferred Qualifications:
  • Four (4) years Optical experience in the areas of finishing and surface department preferred.
  • Primary Location: California,Richmond,Richmond MWS Regional Optical Lab 930 Marina Way S Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40 Shift: Day Workdays: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri *Additional hours may be required based operational need according to the provisions of the NUHW contract. Hours subject to change with short notice. Some nights and/or Saturdays may be required. Working Hours Start: 10:00 AM Working Hours End: 6:30 PM Job Schedule: Full-time Job Type: Standard Employee Status: Regular Employee Group/Union Affiliation: NUHW Job Level: Entry Level Job Category: Patient Care Services (Non RN) Department: Optical Services Travel: No Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other protected status.

    External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances.

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