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Maintenance Technician III

Brand:  Oakley

Foothill Ranch, CA, US, 92610

Requisition ID: 129785 


Oakley, Inc. is a sport and lifestyle brand, driven to ignite the imagination through the fusion of art and science. Building on its legacy of innovative, market-leading optical technology, the company manufactures and distributes high performance sunglasses, prescription lenses and frames, goggles, apparel, footwear, and accessories.

The essence of the brand is communicated through hundreds of professional and amateur athletes who depend on Oakley products to provide them with the very best while they redefine what is physically possible.

Oakley is part of Luxottica, a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of fashion, luxury and sports eyewear. Our wholesale network covers more than 150 countries and our retail presence consists of over 9,100 retail stores across the globe.

In North America, our wholesale business is the home to other global brands like Ray-Ban and many of the top fashion house brands. Our leading retail brands include; LensCrafters, Sunglass Hut, Pearle Vision, Target Optical and Sears Optical. We are also home to EyeMed, the fastest growing vision care company in the United States.



This position is responsible for providing daily work direction, guidance and training to junior technicians while performing work in one or more of the manufacturing areas, highly focused on providing support for the Oakley manufacturing team responsible for performing quality added preventive maintenance activities to ensure maximum machine uptime, leading root cause analysis activities and working with Tech Support manager/supervisor to develop fool proof problem solving resolutions.



  • This role serves as primary lead for the Tech Support technicians interacting with department technicians and supervisors to ensure maintenance trouble calls are being completed in a timely manner escalating major downtime and or outages to Tech Support manager.
  • Maintain, troubleshoot and repair manufacturing and test equipment.
  • Develop engineering solutions to improve quality of product, increase up time and prevent similar failure modes.
  • Research new equipment, develop PM plans and spares inventory. Initiate, coordinate and execute projects that improve safety, quality, productivity, delivery and cost.
  • Document all repairs and work on a daily basis, understand and utilizes the information collected to identify areas for improvement including project management, equipment installation, development of documentation, and maintenance programs.
  • Works safely and maintains a safe, organized and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.
  • Performing all other duties and responsibilities as needed.



  • Associates degree in a technical field or equivalent experience
  • 4+ years’ maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Team Lead experience; able to interface with contractors and other Oakley departments
  • High degree of electro-mechanical skill required
  • Familiar with fluid power and pneumatics
  • Ability to read blueprints, schematics, diagrams, or technical orders to determine methods and sequences of assembly
  • Must be qualified electrician with 120V-220V and 3 phase 480VAC experience
  • Understanding of maintenance techniques
  • Motivated, self-starter, analytical skills, interpersonal communication skills
  • Willingness to learn new technologies
  • Good understanding of computers.
  • Ability to handle multiple projects concurrently
  • Initiative and proactive behavior in work environment.
  • Ability to work more than 8-hours a day, weekends and holidays as needed.



  • Bilingual (English and Spanish)
  • SAP or any CMMS experience
  • Fabrication skills, welding, and machining
  • Injection molding, vacuum coating or paint manufacturing experience
  • A. or certification from technical training program in electrical repair and maintenance

Upon request and consistent with applicable laws, Luxottica will provide reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities who need assistance in the application and hiring process.  To request a reasonable accommodation, please call the Luxottica Ethics Compliance Hotline at 1-888-887-3348 or e-mail (be sure to provide your name and contact information for either option so that we may follow up in a timely manner). 

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, national origin, social origin, social condition, being perceived as a victim of domestic violence, sexual aggression or stalking, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, citizenship, ancestry, veteran or military status, marital status, pregnancy (including unlawful discrimination on the basis of a legally protected pregnancy or maternity leave), genetic information or any other characteristics protected by law.  Native Americans receive preference in accordance with Tribal Law.

Nearest Major Market: Orange County
Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles

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