We are seeking a motivated Optician to join our team!
Minimum of 1 year experience as an Optician Sales Assistant or Associate is required. ABO certification not required.
Job Type: Part-time or Full Time
Hours: 7:45am – 5:30pm, Mon, Tues, Wed, Thur, Fri. We aren’t open on weekends.
Dispensing Eyewear, assisting customers in the selection of frames and lenses, and eyewear adjustment and repair. Demonstrates good product knowledge; takes initiative to accurately describe the features and benefits of various lenses and frames. Assists the customer in selecting frames and lenses that are best suited for their vision, lifestyle and budgetary needs. Shows patience and courtesy to indecisive or difficult customers and patients. Performs work accurately and thoroughly despite time, pressure, and temporary higher customer volume. Identifies situations involving unsatisfied customers and acts quickly for resolution. Communication with Doctor regarding patient recommendations. Demonstrates knowledge of appointment book/scheduling procedures and computer operation/procedures.
Lab duties include lens ordering, job verification with lensometry, and making lenses by cutting and edging. An optician should be able to verify prescriptions and inspect glasses.
Essential skills and abilities:
Having a warm, outgoing personality is ideal in our friendly office. Represent yourself with a clean and neat appearance. Willingness to develop excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Ability to positively handle patient concerns and possess the ability to prioritize multiple tasks in a quick-paced environment. Have a strong passion for helping people. Ability to work a flexible schedule that meets business needs. Additionally, having a creative eye for fashion is helpful. We look for individuals with strong attention to details, adaptable to change, teamwork oriented, and track records of excellent customer service skills. Please indicate in your application if you have an ABO (American Board of Opticianry) certification, although the certification is not required to apply.
Full time benefits include: paid vacation time and holidays off. Complimentary eye care and eyewear at discounted cost. Retirement plans with company match. Opportunity for growth within the company. Rewards and recognition for outstanding performance.