Opportunities for Optometric Assistants/Opticians

 Posting Title  Status  Location  Date Posted
Optometric Assistant/Optician Postion Available PT/FT Burnaby April 13, 2021
Optometric Assistant PT Chilliwack  April 13, 2021
Optometric Assistant PT/FT Guilford Town Center/ Central City Mall, Surrey  April 05, 2021
Optician Opportunity PT/FT Lower Mainland  March 01, 2021 
Optometric/Frame Sales PT  Surrey February 25, 2021
Optometric and/or Optician PT/FT  Kitsilano, Vancouver  February 23, 2021 
Optometric assistant PT/FT Richmond  January 29, 2021 
Optician/optometric assistant FT Langley January 29, 2021 
Licensed Optician Required in the Okanagan PT/FT Okanagan January 20, 2021
Optometric Assistant Position PT Tsawwassen January 12, 2021
Licensed Optician FT Burnaby, Vancouver December 11, 2020
Optician or Optometric Assistant PT/FT North Vancouver November 24, 2020
Optician/Sales Associate position available immediately IRIS Richmond Center PT/FT Richmond November 17, 2020
Part-time Optometric Assistant PT Coquitlam September 14, 2020


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Optometric Assistant/Optician Position Available (April 13, 2021) 
Real Eyes Optometry
Location: Metrotown Mall 
Job Title: Optician/Optometric Assistant 
Full time and Part time positions available 

Real Eyes Optometry is a full scope optometry office and optical that is expanding and looking for new staff members to join our team. We are looking for both part-time and full-time candidates. The office is looking for a motivated and driven team player that is flexible and able to work well with other staff members and patients. 

Tasks include: Front desk/reception duties, greeting and checking in patients, billing insurance providers/MSP, answering phone calls, scheduling appointments for patients, optometric pretesting, optical sales including selling eyeglasses, contact lenses & sunglasses, and overall professionalism in a medical office environment. 

The applicant must be reliable, detailed-orientated, organized and must be able to multitask efficiently. One year of experience in an office setting is advised. Speaking Mandarin/Cantonese is an asset but not required. Optical and sales experience are an asset but not required. Basic computer knowledge (Microsoft Office) and a moderate words/minute rate is required. The applicant is expected to work mall hours. Benefits will be available after the probation period is complete. There is room for growth within the company and paid educational conferences and seminars will be offered routinely. Please respond if you fit the requirements and are interested in joining our team. Please provide your cover letter and resume to realeyesoptometry@gmail.com

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Optometric Assistant  (April 13, 2021) 
New non dispensing optometric practice in a multidisciplinary setting looking for part time optometric assistant. Duties to include front reception and helping with pretesting patients. Interested candidates may send resume to kippeyeclinic@gmail.com. Tentative start date May 2021

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Optometric Assistant (April 05, 2021) 
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 20 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 shear number of applications anticipated, we are only able to contact candidates selected for an interview.

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Optician Opportunity (March 01, 2021) 
We are looking for an Optician to work in a private Optometry clinic. Looking for someone professional, friendly, positive attitude and provides good customer service. Position immediately available. Please email resume to optoclinic55@hotmail.com.

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Optometric/Frame Sales  (February 25, 2021) 
Busy Optometry practice in Surrey is looking for part time optometry office staff. Duties include from front desk and pre-testing, keeping track of inventory, sales and merchandising as well as glasses sale. Experience is an asset. There is opportunity for advancement. Experience with I-file would be a bonus. Seeking Punjabi would also be an asset, but not mandatory.
Working Saturdays is mandatory.
The Practice is growing.
Salary is competitve!
Please send your resume ASAP. Email Sdhaliwal16@hotmail.com

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Optometric and/or Optician (February 23, 2021) 
We are looking for an optometrist to partner up with. To own or freelance with us. Beautiful high end independent practices. (two locations) great opportunity to start a clinic that is all set up with everything needed. Business licenses are all up to date. All equipment and rooms ready to go. Fantastic opportunity for someone looking to start his/her career and patient base or for someone looking to freelance part time or full time. Open to any possibilities. Please call Valerie at (416) 617 0122

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Optometric assistant (January 29, 2021) 
Optometric Assistant or Optician
Busy fun and friendly environment
COVID safe protocols
Please email resume to: ioptometry@gmail.com

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Optician/optometric assistant (January 29, 2021) 
Progressive optician/optometric clinic in assistant Langley is with looking strong for a technical high skills energy, to join people our  oriented, friendly, professional team. Experience in dispensing and sales is essential.
At Langley Optometry we've created a team forward work environment that is conducive to long term employment. Our newly designed clinic reflects our commitment to excellent care and a pleasant workplace. So if you are interested in a stable, long term opportunity, come in join the team at Langley Optometry.

Please send resumes to drharding@langleyoptometry.com


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Licensed Optician Required in the Okanagan (January 20, 2021)
LAKE COUNTRY OPTOMETRY is hiring a Licensed Optician (with optional Contact Lens Fitting Qualifications) with a passion for problem solving, and 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 profit sharing and 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 kreimer@lakecountryoptometry.ca 

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Optometric Assistant Position (January 12, 2021)

Tsawwassen Optometry Clinic is looking for an optometric 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
• 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

You will be working directly with patients of all ages. Our office has worked hard to implement procedures to provide a safe environment for our patients, doctors and staff. 

This is a part time position 3-4 days a week. We are flexible on days worked, but will require two Saturdays a month from 9am to 2pm. 

If you feel that you would be a good fit, please email us at doctors@tsawwassenoptometry.ca 

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Licensed Optician  (December 11, 2020)

Job Summary
We are expanding our excellent team of eye care professionals in our state-of-the-art clinic, and WE WANT YOU TO JOIN US! We are looking for a positive, detail-oriented, proactive candidate to join our three amazing FT opticians.

We are an independently owned specialty optometry clinic, with industry-leading tech, an on-site edging lab with a brand new edger, an excellent selection of frames, a specialty contact lens fitting area (sclerals, AOK, soft contacts and RGPs), modern equipment such as a Keratograph5, AngioVue OCT, Monaco Optomap, Osmolarity testing, Virtual Reality Vision Therapy, Humphrey VF, NIDEK digital phoropter and lensmeter, radio frequency treatment for dry eyes, and much more.

Don’t stress over daily targets, don’t feel forced to offer patients in-house or low quality lenses, don’t feel like a salesperson. Here we believe you are an important member of our team, providing nothing but the best in eyewear services to our patients, without compromising your professional ethics.

Your duties will include mainly frame selection, dispensing, and glasses repairs; but occasionally might include clerical work (booking patients, paperwork, phone calls, etc). You will also be responsible for overseeing the day to day business operation and working directly with our clinic director.

Training will be provided for the right candidate, but this position does require previous experience.

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

Remuneration is very competitive and based on experience.

All correspondence will be held in absolute confidence. If this opportunity appeals to you, please email your cover letter and resume to us.

We offer generous extended benefits, paid sick days, diverse bonuses and a very positive work environment.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: From $24.00 per hour

Please email admin@integraeyecare.com

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Optician or Optometric Assistant (November 24, 2020)

We are looking for a special someone to add to our team. The best candidate has a positive, outgoing personality, be a good listener and communicator, love to help patients with frame and lens selections and hold a Dispensing Optician Diploma with a minimum of 5 years experience. 

Because of our extended hours and emergency care services we are looking for a team member specifically for Sunday and Mondays up to F/T days and hours. 

MSOC is celebrating 30 years of providing eye care services to our community. This practice is located on the beautiful Northshore, nestled into a mature forest near the base of Mount Seymour.  

Please send your CV and cover letter to drmckay@mountseymouroptometry.com

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Optician/Sales Associate position available immediately IRIS Richmond Center (November 17, 2020)

We are looking for enthusiastic, outgoing individuals to join our IRIS team at Richmond Centre FOR FULLTIME OR PART TIME positions.

As an associate at IRIS, you will be responsible for educating customers about sunglass and eyewear choices as well as assist with lens choices. The associate would also assist the Dr. of Optometry with pre-testing of patients. Ideal candidates will have a passion for customer service and a strong interest in fashion as well as in the optometry field.

Responsibilities and Duties:
• Meet and exceed sales goals
• Top notch customer service
• Excellent communication skills
• Strong team player
• Developing and maintaining a sound, long term customer base
• Participate in merchandising
• Ensure accuracy in all transactions, inventory and procedures
• Constantly update product and sales knowledge
• Maintain the visual appeal of your store
• Conduct oneself in a professional manner
Optical dispensing experience
• Sales and fashion experience
• Excellent interpersonal and communications skills
• Motivated and committed to driving sales
• English fluency a must
Mandarin as a 2nd language preferred

How to apply:
Via Email C/O MANAGER   kelly.mccomb@iris.ca
Hours: 25-40 per week
Expected Start Date: 2020-11-17
COVID-19 considerations
We follow all strict Covid requirements for safety


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Part-Time Optometric Assistant (September 14, 2020)

Coquitlam Optometry Centre is  looking for a part time optometric assistant or medical office assistant. 
The ideal candidate will be able to work in a fast paced environment, enjoy interacting with patients, and be able to multitask. Computer and typing skills are a necessary requirement. 
Jobs duties will include:
- Answering phones
- Booking appointments 
- Pre testing patients
- Ordering product
- Assisting opticians as required
This is a great opportunity to join a wonderful team. Experience would be preferred, however we are willing to train a motivated candidate. We offer extended health benefits.
Please email your resume with a cover letter to kmithani@hotmail.com

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