Opportunities for Optometric Assistants/Opticians

 Posting Title  Status  Location  Date Posted
Optical Associate  PT/FT  Nelson  June 29, 2022 
Optometric Assistants/Medical Office Assistants  PT/FT  Courtenay, Nanaimo, Prince George  May 18, 2022 
Optician in Okanagan  PT/FT  Lake Country  May 2, 2022 
Part-Time/Full-Time Optometric Assistant/Receptionist Position  PT/FT  Kelowna  April 21, 2022 
Opportunity for COA/OA or Optician  PT/FT  Surrey, Cloverdale  April 13, 2022 


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Optical Associate (June 29, 2022)

Nelson is a great place to live! Be close to Whitewater Ski resort, amazing restaurants, and endless outdoor opportunities. Family Vision Clinic is located downtown Nelson and is looking for an enthusiastic new member to join our team! We understand that work-life balance is important so the position can be full time or part time. No optical experience is necessary as we will provide training to the accepted applicant. We value our superior customer service so we are looking for someone who is friendly and eager to learn new things.

We are an independently owned optometry clinic, with an on-site edging lab and an excellent selection of frames. Your duties will include frame selection, lens dispensing, edging, glasses repair and adjustments. In addition, contact lens training, ordering. Occasionally duties might include clerical work, booking patients, phone calls, etc.

We are looking forward to hearing from you and discussing this opportunity further. Please email your resume to [email protected]

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Optometric Assistants/Medical Office Assistants (May 18, 2022)

We are looking for talented passionate people to join our growing team in a few locations we operate!
Hatchard Optometry Group is looking for Optometric Assistants or Medical Office Assistants with excellent verbal/written communication skills and computer proficiency.
The positions available are full time and part time dependent on clinic location of interest to you. Shifts include some weekends and evenings.
The successful candidate must enjoy a fast-paced environment, be a willing team player, and embrace learning new skills. A consistently attentive, courteous, and compassionate demeanor towards patients is essential.
Experience in an optometry setting or medical office preferred, but we are willing to train the right candidate.
Duties would include triaging, pretesting patients and acting as a liaison between patients, doctors, and specialists. Visual Field and Ocular Tomography testing knowledge is an asset, but not required. On job training will be provided. Additional duties include booking appointments, recalling patients, answering phones and file management.
Competitive wages and Extended Benefits. Compensation will be based on Experience.
If this opportunity is of interest to you, please send your resume to [email protected]

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Optician in Okanagan(May 2, 2022)

LAKE COUNTRY OPTOMETRY is hiring an Optician with a passion for problem solving, who enjoys building relationships with patients and co-workers. We are looking for a candidate who is open-minded, self-motivated, willing to take on more responsibility, and able to work within a team – listening, learning and teaching, as needed.

This individual should demonstrate a consistently attentive, courteous and compassionate demeanor towards patients. Attention to detail, patience, and the ability to prioritize tasks in a busy environment are necessary skills for every applicant.

Must be flexible with work schedule and duties, must have a strong sales background, and general competency with optical dispensing. We offer competitive wages (dependent on qualifications and experience) including a flexible health benefits program. This position would be 4-5 days/week, depending on the candidate and their development within our team.

Please email your resume including references to [email protected]
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Part-Time/Full Time Optometric Assistant/Receptionist Position (April 21, 2022)

We are looking for a master multi-tasker with strong communication skills and an upbeat personality. Join us in creating a positive experience for our patients by orchestrating patient flow and completing general office administrative tasks.

A day at Kelowna Optometry would involve greeting our patients, setting them up in our software system, performing pre-testing, direct billing insurance companies and taking payment. You would also complete our day end, submit AHC claims, track payments, and perform payroll. You are someone who thrives in a busy environment and are at your best when interacting with people.

You are:
1) Reliable and always on time
2) Detail oriented
3) Someone who has excellent customer service skills
4) Appreciate an organized and clean workspace
5) Seeking a position with job growth opportunities

Minimum requirements:
1) A High School Diploma
2) Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel

Preference given to candidates with
1) Experience in a medical office setting

Competitive compensation based on experience and skill with opportunities for growth.

• Vision care

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent

Salary: $16.00-$20.00 per hour

Please email resume to [email protected]
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Opportunity for COA/OA or Optician (April 13, 2022)

We are looking for a non-licensed/licensed optician or CCOA to join our team!

Clayton heights Optometry is a new, modern office. We have a family oriented patient base, with a focus on preventative patient care.

Our ideal Candidate:

- Has a cheery and positive attitude
- Has a passion to provide exceptional customer service
- Is patient care focused
- Able to multi-task in a fast paced environment
- Has at least 1 year experience in an optometry office

Duties will include but not limited to:
- Front desk duties
- Pre-testing
- Help with frame and lens selection

Compensation will be based on experience.

If you think that you are the right candidate, please contact us at [email protected]
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Licensed Optician (March 2, 2022)

We are looking for a full-time, positive, detail-oriented and efficient Optician/Optical Lab Edger to join our busy downtown Victoria Optometric clinic. Experience preferred.
We are an independently owned, 3 doctor practice, with industry-leading technology, an on-site edging lab and an excellent selection of frames.

Working hours will range from 30-40 hours per week and dependent on business needs, including evenings and Saturdays. Flexibility is ideal.

This position does require previous experience and training will be provided for the right candidate if they wish to expand their knowledge and education with a desire to become a licensed Optician. Your duties will include mainly frame selection, lens dispensing, edging, glasses repair and adjustments.

Being positive, easy going, and having great communication skills with our patients and with other staff members is essential and this is what will set you apart from the rest. The right candidate must be able to communicate effectively in person and on the phone.

Remuneration is very competitive and based on experience.

We offer generous extended benefits, paid sick days, and a very positive work environment.

If this opportunity appeals to you, please email your cover letter and resume to us at [email protected]
We look forward to your application.
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Optometric Assistant/Receptionist (February 18, 2022)

Our optometry clinic in Richmond is looking for a part-time optometric assistant. Duties include pre-testing and front desk tasks. The ability to speak a second language (Cantonese and/or Mandarin) is an asset. The ability to multitask and work efficiently in a busy environment is essential. No experience necessary; training will be provided. If interested, please email your resume and availability to [email protected].
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Full Time MOA/Front Desk Optometric Assistant (February 14, 2022)

Could you be our next team member?

We're on the lookout for an MOA/ Front Desk Optometric Assistant that loves to use their administrative skills while being open to learning new optometry related skills! We have 5 fabulous Optometrists, several experienced staff who have been with us anywhere from 6 to 25 years and our practice has been in business for over 30 years! We have been 1st place winners of the “Best of The West Shore for Eye Care” Award every year since (and including) 2018. We are proud to serve our community with exceptional eye care and eyewear, catering to a wide range of budgets.

We've been following COVID safe protocols since day one and continue to adjust accordingly.

Duties include (but are not limited to):
- Checking patients (of all ages and abilities) in and out of their appointments
- Receiving and processing payments, including submitting extended medical claims
- Answering incoming phone calls, receiving/returning messages & booking appointments
- Pre-Testing (Using an array of intelligent instruments that help us obtain more information)
- Aid our Front Desk Coordinator in keeping the office’s examination process & day to day duties on track
-Provide exceptional customer service by interacting with clients of all ages & troubleshooting in person and over the phone/email.
- Helping facilitate referral co-management
- Scanning patient documents & data entry
- Positively advising patients when needed
- Facilitating Visual Field tests, contact lens trainings & visual training (eventually, unless experience is already present in these areas)

We are looking for someone who:
-Has exceptional verbal communication skills & positive attitude
-Has strong customer service & listening skills
-Has attention to detail & likes to learn
-Is computer proficient (basic computer knowledge)
-Can follow directions & be adaptable
- Is polite, accountable, responsible & reliable
-Has a strong work ethic & is professional
-Possesses time-management skills
-Can work in a fast-paced environment, sometimes multitasking
-Is able to work evenings and/or weekends (Saturday)

Previous experience in an optometry clinic & using Visual Eyes software an asset, but not required.

We offer some great benefits!
-Health Spending Account
-Free eye care & eye wear '
-Paid Vacation
-Continuing Education
Wage will be based on experience and training provided to the right candidate.

If you’re interested in a long-term stable career with like-minded co-workers who love what they do, please email us at [email protected]. We look forward to hearing from you!
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