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Front Desk Receptionist Job – Troy, IL


Why You’ll Love This Job

Are you looking for an opportunity to learn the ins and outs of the optometry business? If so, Unger Eye Care in Troy, IL, is interested in you for our entry-level, FT Front Desk Receptionist position at our private, modern optical practice. No experience necessary!

As a Front Desk Receptionist with us, you will learn all the skills necessary to be successful as you work closely with a friendly team of professionals who go above and beyond to help one another. Your days will be spent in a relaxed and supportive environment, allowing you to focus on appreciative patients from the surrounding community. Your contributions will be rewarded with benefits that include medical, paid training, paid holidays, paid time off and a 401K. And, with on-the-job training and continuing education opportunities, your new career will flourish.

Grab this ideal opportunity to get in on the ground floor and quickly advance. Apply for Unger Eye Care's Front Desk Receptionist job opening today!

Front Desk Receptionist Responsibilities

  • Welcome office visitors in a warm manner
  • Keep the front area running smoothly; schedule appointments
  • Prior to appointments, verify patient insurance information
  • Perform technician level optometric testing to assist the doctor in the patient's care (training provided)
  • Use EHR to keep up-to-date electronic patient files (will train)
  • Answer incoming calls, manage voicemail, take messages

Front Desk Receptionist Qualifications

  • Ability and willingness to learn technician / optical tasks
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Attention to detail; good time management skills
  • Able to contribute positively as part of a team, assisting others as needed
  • Prior optical and customer service experience helpful
  • Familiarity with medical and vision insurance a plus
  • Prior usage of EHR system a plus

Type: Full Time (Hourly)