Essilor of America Maintenance Technician - 1st Shift in Dallas, Texas
Maintenance Technician - 1st Shift
TX - Dallas
Build a Progressive Career Home with a Growing Global Industry Leader
Excellent training · advancement opportunities · great culture · competitive pay · great benefits
If you combine your mechanical and electrical aptitude with proven strong problem-solving skills, this position offers you several compelling opportunities. You will:
Enjoy strong training on our equipment; optical experience is preferred, but whether you have it or not, we'll set you up for success. Quick question for you - click here
Showcase your potential to take on additional responsibilities and advance; our preference is to hire someone with 5+ years of experience, but we are also interested in those with less experience.
Enjoy the stability and resources of a growing global organization -- our recent combination with Luxottica has made us the world's largest player in the eyewear industry.
Earn a competitive wage and first rate benefits that include all you would expect as well as some pleasant surprises.
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.
To be a good fit for the Maintenance Technician opportunity, you will have:
A high school diploma or equivalent.
5 to 7 years of maintenance experience in production environments. Experience with optical processing equipment is a plus.
Basic skills in both mechanical and electrical.* Quick question for you - click here
Basic computer skills.
Experience with schematics, HVAC and/or welding is preferred but not required.
Basic math skills.
The ability to follow written and verbal instructions.
Basic computer skills.
Strong oral and written communication skills.
Excellent organizational abilities.
Attention to detail.
You need to know:
This position requires that you stand and walk for the majority of any shift.
You'll work with and around chemicals.
Work areas may be wet and/or dirty and or have a strong smell.
You'll need to be able to lift and move up to 30 lbs. to waist height on a regular basis.
We are customer driven, so we'll look to you to be flexible about working overtime as needed.
*We will consider candidates with less experience, as long as they have the ability to learn quickly. Depending on your experience, you may come on as a Maintenance Technician I, II or III.
You will maintain and repair a variety of optical processing equipment, dividing your time between supporting production and performing preventative maintenance.
Keys to Success
We'll provide training, but change will be ongoing, and your own role may evolve. We're looking for adaptable and flexible people who can excel in a fast-paced production environment. In addition, in order to be an outstanding Maintenance Technician, you will:
Bring a proactive approach to learning and getting up to speed quickly.
Achieve goals independently and also contribute as a team player.
Manage multiple tasks and priorities effectively.
Remain flexible and adaptable as processes change.
Maintain a clean, orderly and safe workspace.
Bring a commitment to our mission and goals.
Note: this description is intended to give you a general overview of the position and is not an exhaustive listing of duties and responsibilities.
More Good Reasons
Our in-house training program will acquaint you with our culture and business, as well as your role. You'll spend time in classroom sessions and also learn on the job. We're committed to ensuring you thrive at Essilor.
History shows that strong performers can advance their careers at Essilor. Success as a Maintenance Technician could set you up to pursue advancement within the maintenance organization, or pursue other opportunities.
You will join a team that includes dedicated, smart and mutually supportive professionals. Our culture is entrepreneurial, and the company has been innovating both technologically and to solve problems for 170 years. You'll also learn the cultural nuances of working for a company based in another country, if that's new to you.
Truly living our values
At Essilor, we believe everyone deserves to see life and all its detail with the best vision possible. That's why, in addition to designing, manufacturing and distributing quality vision care solutions worldwide, we invest in raising awareness of the importance of good vision, support eyecare professionals, invent new technologies and products, and support philanthropic initiatives. For example, the Essilor Vision Foundation partners with schools, eye doctors, and communities to provide eye exams and glasses to underserved children at no cost to their families. We also are committed to robust standards for environmental sustainability. These are just a couple of reasons we were one of the 52 companies named to Fortune magazine's 2019 Change the World list.
In addition to competitive compensation and bonus potential, we offer an exceptional mix of first-rate benefits, including medical, dental and vision plans; a 401(k) plan with company match; tuition reimbursement; comprehensive training through Essilor University; lens and frame benefits for you and your family; an employee stock purchase plan with company match; and more.
Video: As part of the #DifferenceMakers campaign, Essilor chose four eyecare professionals and three Essilor employees to participate in a mission trip to Southeast Asia in March 2019.
Essilor of America, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
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