Grey Seal Recruitment Limited Leicester, Leicester, Leicester, UK
May 27, 2017Full time
Description of role and person: We are seeking an enthusiastic apprentice to work as Trainee Lab Technician / Business Administration Apprentice for a family run independent opticians. You will complete Administration tasks such as ordering lenses, printing prescriptions and checking invoices. You will learn how to undertake a variety of tasks including glazing, pre-processing checks, selecting the correct lenses and dealing with repairs. You will also have the opportunity to attend training courses arranged by the company. This role is full time working 5 days per week from Monday - Saturday. You may also be required to work until 7pm on a Thursday. The company will look to keep you on permanently after the apprenticeship has finished. Company - Family run independent retail opticians - Our client holds a very strong reputation with a large loyal patient base - The practice is modern and continually improves its services with the latest equipment. They aim to tailor all of their services to ensure the patient receives the best possible care and product Job Role - Learn how to analyse prescriptions accurately - Learn about lens types and lens coatings - Learn how to use equipment accurately - Glaze lenses - Assemble frames - Conduct pre-processing checks for single vision lenses - Monitor the progress of orders - Sign-off completed orders - Inform customers or Optical Assistants of any problems or delays - Offer excellent customer service Requirements - Reliable and trustworthy. - Flexible attitude to work, Saturday and Sunday work will be required, and willing to take on a range of tasks. With this role you will be undertaking a formal government funded qualification in Business Administration. Your Tutor /Assessor will take you through your training and once your 12 month course is completed you will have gained a Level 2 Diploma in Business Administration and if you haven't gained a C or above at GCSE in Math's and English you will able to gain a Level 1 in Functional Skills.