Introduction:

Warby Parker is on the lookout for a Production Machine Mechanic to help maintain, troubleshoot, and repair the production and facility equipment at our Sloatsburg lab. In this role, you’ll perform preventative maintenance on machines, oversee facility repairs, and carry out moderate electrical, plumbing, and construction tasks as needed. You will also supervise, work with, and train Level 1 Mechanics and Apprentices. Sound up your alley? Keep reading!

 

What you’ll do:

  • Support our stellar lab personnel by completing machine repairs (think: tooling changes, adding chemicals, and updating parts)
  • Conduct regular preventative maintenance on equipment and oversee general repairs on the facility grounds including the rooftop area
  • Troubleshoot moderate mechanical and electrical problems, which may include working with the original equipment manufacturers to source new parts
  • Communicate equipment status to production personnel, coworkers, management, and equipment manufacturer
  • Stay updated on the latest technology and functionality of the production equipment, processes, parts, and tools (this may include training in Sloatsburg or elsewhere)
  • Observe all company policies, rules and safety practices including lockout/tagout

 

Who you are:

  • Backed by 4+ years of related experience and/or training with a proven ability to troubleshoot
  • A high school graduate (or equivalent) and/or someone who has mechanical schooling
  • Experienced with both the electric and mechanical aspects of manufacturing equipment
  • Knowledgeable in the use of electronic test equipment such as multimeter and amp mete
  • A quick learner, ready to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, procedure manuals and schematics
  • Capable of lifting and moving up to 20 lbs. above shoulder height, 30 lbs. to shoulder height, and 50 lbs. to waist height unaccompanied
  • Able to push, pull, squat, bend, and reach with or without reasonable accommodation
  • Super coordinated with your hands
  • An organized multitasker who knows how to prioritize
  • Positive, self-motivated, and highly attentive
  • An efficient communicator (both online and offline!) who works well with others
  • Able to use Google Suite programs

About us:

Warby Parker was founded with a lofty objective: to offer designer eyewear at a revolutionary price while leading the way for socially conscious businesses. By circumventing traditional channels and designing our frames in-house, we’re able to offer top-quality glasses and sunglasses (plus an uncommonly delightful shopping experience) at a fraction of the traditional going price.
 
Since starting out in 2010, we’ve set up headquarters in New York City and Nashville, built our own optical lab, and opened retail locations all around the U.S. and Canada. As we grow, we’re committed to proving that businesses can scale and be profitable while doing good in the world. For every pair of glasses we sell, a pair is distributed to someone in need—to date, that’s over five million pairs.
 
Of course, all work and no play makes a dull workplace. Who likes that? At Warby Parker, you can look forward to company outings, volunteering and learning opportunities, and just great company. Teammates can also connect around common interests, backgrounds, and identities, no matter their home base, through our various employee resource groups. (We’re happy to say that the Human Rights Campaign has named us a Best Place to Work for LGBTQ+ employees!) That sense of community keeps us excited to walk through the door every day. Good work, good people.
 
Some benefits and perks of working at Warby Parker:
  • Health, vision, and dental insurance
  • Flexible “My Time” vacation policy
  • Retirement savings plan with a company match
  • Parental leave (non-birthing parents included)
  • Cell phone plan reimbursement
  • A health-and-wellness stipend
  • Free eyewear, plus discounts for friends and family
  • And more—just ask!

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