Lens-and-Frames Prescription Clerk

Select lens blanks and frames for production of eyeglasses.
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Salary Range
$16,000 – $36,000

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What do Lens-and-Frames Prescription Clerks do?

Selects lens blanks and frames for production of eyeglasses, according to prescription specifications, and keeps stock inventory at specified level: Reads prescription to determine specifications, such as lens power and base curve and frame style and color. Selects lens blanks and frames from stock and routes them with prescription to production section. Requisitions lens blanks and eyeglass frames and communicates by letter and telephone with suppliers to keep stock at specified level. May work with only lenses or frames and be designated Prescription Clerk, Frames; Prescription Clerk, Lenses.

Should I be a Lens-and-Frames Prescription Clerk?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.
  • Levelheaded: You hold your emotions in check, even in tough situations.
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.

  • Also known as: Lens and Frames Prescription Clerk, Prescription Clerk, Frames, Prescription Clerk, Lens-and-Frames See More

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    Lens-and-Frames Prescription Clerk

    Lens-and-Frames Prescription Clerks generally graduate from high school and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate or Associate’s degree to increase your chances of finding a good job. Check out these schools offering Lens-and-Frames Prescription Clerk-related education!
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