U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Standard Occupational Classification
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51-9083 Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians
Cut, grind, and polish eyeglasses, contact lenses, or other precision optical elements. Assemble and mount lenses into frames or process other optical elements. Includes precision lens polishers or grinders, centerer-edgers, and lens mounters. Excludes "Opticians, Dispensing" (29-2081).
Illustrative examples: Precision Lens Centerer and Edger,
Broad Occupation: 51-9080 Medical, Dental, and Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians
Minor Group: 51-9000 Other Production Occupations
Major Group: 51-0000 Production Occupations
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Last Modified Date: March 11, 2010