at PA Army National Guard
No experience required
2700 Southampton Rd, Philadelphia, PA 19154, USA
03/27/2019, 05:25 PM
JOB TITLE OVERVIEW TRAINING HELPFUL SKILLS COMPENSATION OPTICAL LABORATORY SPECIALIST (68H) OVERVIEW The optical laboratory specialist is primarily responsible for making and repairing eyeglasses that are provided for Army personnel. JOB DUTIES • Surface lens blanks, fabricates and repairs • Assemble prescription spectacles • Maintain tools and equipment TRAINING Job training for an optical laboratory specialist requires 10 weeks of Basic Combat Training and 24 weeks of Advanced Individual Training, including practice in making and repairing optical devices. Some of the skills you’ll learn are: • Knowledge of ophthalmic optics, ocular anatomy and physiology • Comprehension of optical laboratory supply and administration • Understanding of optical laboratory procedures sufficient to completely fabricate and dispense prescription military eyewear in both office and field environments HELPFUL SKILLS • Interest in biology, chemistry and industrial arts • Proficiency with precision tools and instruments • High attention to detail • Adept at following detailed instructions and work procedures COMPENSATION Total compensation includes housing, medical, food, special pay, and vacation time. Learn more about total compensation. $20,000 Enlistment Bonus for certain Jobs Up to $50,000 Student Loan Repayment Free College Tuition Monthly Paycheck Paid Training Medical and Dental Insurance Life Insurance The National Guard is looking for motivated individuals that want to jump start their life. We offer full-time benefits for part-time service. The National Guard helps you achieve the job and the life you want!