Opportunities for Optometric Assistants/Opticians

Full Time Optician  FT  Surrey (Fleetwood)  April 29, 2019 
Optician/Contact Lens Fitter  FT  Abbotsford  April 16, 2019 
Optometric Assistant Needed  FT/PT  Tsawwassen  April 11, 2019 
Optician Opportunity Available  PT/FT  Lower Mainland  April 1, 2019 
Optician/Optometric Assistant Wanted  PT/FT  Lake Country  March 27, 2019 
Ophthalmic Laboratory Technician - Retail FT  North Vancouver  March 25, 2019 


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Optometric Assistant (May 23, 2019)

Full and part-time positions available at Dr. Rick Wong Optometry Clinics located at Guildford Town Center and Central City Mall. We are a busy and well-established optometry clinic that has provided quality eye care to Surrey residents for over sixteen years. We are seeking exceptional individuals who will help us continue to elevate the quality of eye care in the future. The ideal candidate has excellent phone and organizational skills and demonstrated ability to deliver outstanding customer service. The main responsibilities include, but are not limited to general patient reception duties, operation of eye exam instrumentation and assisting in contact lens patient services. The clinics are open seven days per week and we require candidates to be available on weekends and holidays and are able to travel between both clinics. Compensation includes a competitive hour wage with incentives and an extended medical plan. Candidates may apply by submitting a cover letter and resume to rweyeclinicjobs@gmail.com. Please DO NOT CALL the clinic. Due to the sheer number of applications anticipated, we are only able to contact candidates selected for an interview.
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Full Time Optician (April 29, 2019)

Fleetwood Family Eye Care is looking for a full time licensed optician to join our growing practice. We are a fun clinic with awesome patients and have been serving the Fleetwood neighborhood of Surrey for 20 years!

The position is Tuesday to Saturday with no evenings and paid long weekends off!
We offer a fun and professional work environment, competitive wages, health benefit package, and we also pay for your annual licensing dues (if you hold an active license).

Excellent customer/patient service is a must as we strive to provide a fun family-like atmosphere. Also, knowledge of I-File computer software is an asset. All applicants should hold their optician license, or have held one in the past.
Responsibilities will include frame and lens selection, frame adjustments and repairs, ordering frames and more. Administrative duties will include but not limited to booking appointments and pre-testing.

If this opportunity appeals to you, please submit your resume to jobs@fleetwoodfamilyeyecare.com
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Optician/Contact Lens Fitter (April 16, 2019)

Busy, multi-doctor optometry clinic in Abbotsford is looking for an energetic, professional and friendly optician/contact lens fitter or optometric assistant. Be part of a dynamic team that provides exceptional care in a supportive work atmosphere. This is a full-time position but does not require evenings or Sundays.

Pay commensurate with training and experience.
Please email Surjinder@completeeyecare.ca
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Optometric Assistant Needed (April 11, 2019)

Tsawwassen Optometry Clinic is looking for an optician/optometry assistant for our growing practice. Our office is a warm, patient focused, and fun clinic that has been serving the community since 1983. We strive to provide individualized attention, and build relationships with each and every patient.

If you are outgoing, friendly, compassionate, a multi-tasker, and organized – this job is for you. Although our preference is for someone with experience, training is available for the right person.
Duties include:
• Assisting patients with frame and lens selection
• Contact lens fittings and orders
• Edging lenses, frame repairs and adjustments
• Performing various clinical testing
• Some reception duties, including booking appointments, taking payments and handling any other patient inquiries
• Various other tasks

This may be a full time or part time position. We are flexible on days worked, but will require two Saturdays a month from 9am to 1pm.

If this sounds like you, please drop off your resume to our office manager Cathy (214-1077 56 St. Delta, V4L 2A2), or email tsawwassenoptometry@gmail.com

PS…did we mention long weekends and evenings off, vacation and personal days, extended medical/dental/vision plan, education conferences, fun retreats, and so much more. You want to work here!!!
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Optician Opportunity Available (April 1, 2019)
We are looking for an experienced Optician to work in a private Optometry Clinic. Should be professional, friendly, positive attitude and good customer service. Position is immediately available. Please email resume to optoclinic55@hotmail.com.

Thank-you for your interest in our office.
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Optician/Optometric Assistant Wanted (March 27, 2019)

We are looking for an Optician/Optometric Assistant, part-time leading to full-time employment in a beautiful and friendly optometry clinic in the sunny Okanagan, BC. We would love the ideal candidate to have a positive attitude, enthusiasm, motivation and optical knowledge.

Please contact the manager at icare_guy@yahoo.com
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Ophthalmic Laboratory Technician - Retail (March 25, 2019)
Dumalo Optometry is looking to add an Ophthalmic Laboratory Technician (Retail) to our team. The position offered is permanent, full-time (5 days per week).

Primary responsibilities will be:
• Cut, grind, edge and finish lenses according to prescription
• Inspect mounted lenses to ensure they conform to prescription and specification
• Setup, calibrate and maintain laboratory equipment and machines
• Insert lenses into frames to produce finished glasses
• Adjust glasses frames for proper fit
• Make minor repairs for customers such as replacing frame screws, nose pads or straightening frames
• Help manage inventory of stock lenses
• Place orders for frames and lenses as needed

Primary requirements are:
• Fluent in English both oral and written
• Completion of Secondary School
• At least six months of experience as an Ophthalmic Laboratory Technician in a retail environment
• Ability to work out of our office at 156 E 15th St, North Vancouver, BC V7L 2R1
• College of Opticians of British Columbia License or Canadian Certified Optometric Assistant (CCOA) an asset but not required

Wage & Benefits Include:
• Wage of $22.10 - $24.00 per hour
• Vacation at 4% of salary, approximately 2 weeks based on full time employment. One additional week of vacation is granted after 5 years of employment.
• $600 per year (prorated) medical benefits
• 10 paid sick days (prorated) per year
• Employees are eligible for a free comprehensive eye examination once per year
• Employees are also eligible to receive one complete pair of glasses or sunglasses per year up to a total wholesale value of $500
• Discounts on products and services for both employees and their families

To apply for the position please email dumalo.optometry@gmail.com with your resume, salary expectations and tell us a little bit about yourself. We thank everyone for their interest in this position, however, only applicants selected for interview will be contacted.
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