Optical Lab Tech/Manager - Clapham

London (Greater)
Competitive plus benefits
05 Nov 2020
02 Dec 2020
Contract Type
Full Time
Position: Lab Tech/Manager 

Hours: Full Time


Specsavers has been going from strength to strength, ever since the business started back in 1984. We strive for the highest clinical standards – and believe that the customer should be at the heart of everything we do. We also recognise that our people are critical to our past and future success – so we do everything we can to make sure they get the experience and career they’re looking for: from outstanding training and a personal development plan, to excellent benefits and unstinting support. The business has nearly 1,500 stores across 12 countries – and is still growing. We want you to be part of this outstanding success story.


Join Specsavers and you join more than a business.We work as a team, helping each other be the best we can be. So joining our team in Clapham as Laboratory Technician or Manager, you’ll soon feel part of the family. Over almost 30 years, Specsavers has become a household name and the number one provider of professional eyecare in the UK. We’re proud of what we’ve achieved. But we’re even prouder of the way our people pull together to create this success.


As our Laboratory Manager, we’ll look to you to run an efficient and high quality laboratory service that contributes to overall store sales and profitability. You’ll uphold standards, recruit staff, set targets and provide leadership, encouraging excellent productivity and performance. Naturally, you’ll need to inspire and support your team. So expect to contribute to training, give guidance and promote a culture of ‘customer first’ in the lab. As well as having extensive experience as a Lab Manager, you will be a skilled leader, with commercial expertise and customer focus. You combine professional knowledge with a business brain, ensuring the laboratory operates in harmony with the rest of the store. Above all, you know how to handle people, using your management talent and technical knowledge to get the best out of teams.


Our Clapham store is an accredited Platinum Employer – this means you can expect an exceptional employee experience every single day you work here. The Platinum Employer Scheme is part of the Specsavers drive to become a famous place to work. Stores with this accreditation have been verified on five key employer standards: Recruitment, Performance Management and Reward, Talent Management, Learning and Development and Employee Engagement.


For more information or to apply, please contact Emily Spendiff at Specsavers Recruitment Service on 01566 770 124 or emily.spendiff@specsavers.com.