CAREER OPPORTUNITIES AT VISION SOURCE

Optician Job – Hammond, IN


Why You’ll Love This Job

You'll love this jobs because we offer great benefits, a flexible schedule, and you will have the opportunity to learn new skills! We are looking for a new Optician to work in Optical Sales as well as assist in technician duties. We are looking for a great friendly candidate and are glad to train someone with no experience. The position involves travel between the Munster and Country Club Hills offices. If this sounds like the job for you apply today!

Optician Responsibilities

  • Oversight of the merchandising of frames, spectacle lenses, and eyewear accessories
  • Ensure that the practice's optical quality standards are met
  • Work with patient in adaptation of their lenses
  • Adjustment and minor eyeglass repair
  • Assist in technician duties as needed
  • Perform visual field screening, retinal imaging, and auto-refraction tests
  • Gather information about a patient's vision history
  • Instruct contact lens insertion, removal, care, and replacement 

Skills & Qualifications


PREFERRED OPTICIAN SKILLS 
  • Proven customer service skills required in order to create, maintain and enhance patient relationships
  • Strong sales ability 
  • Have an eye for fashion 
  • Strong attention to detail
  • High level of initiative and works well in a team environment
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Computer literate and good with technology

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

Required: 

  • High School diploma

Preferred: 

  • Prior experience as an Optician or in the optical industry a plus but not required
  • Spanish Speaking a plus

Type: Full Time (Hourly)
Date Posted: Mon, 9 Oct 2017 01:45:22 GMT

Optician



Hammond
IN


Vision Source Careers

Full Time (Hourly)

PREFERRED OPTICIAN SKILLS 

  • Great customer service abilities
  • Comfortable with sales and making transactions
  • Fashion savvy and enjoys helping people make fashion decisions
  • Works well in a team environment
  • Fluent in English

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE FOR OPTICIANS 

Required: 

  • High School diploma 
  • Ability to operate a computer and basic office equipment. 
Preferred but not required: 
  • Prior experience as an Optician or a similar position
  • Experience interacting with customers or patients as well as administrative and office experience
  • Prefer experience with Microsoft Office Suite software programs and other clinic-specific software
  • Spanish Speaking
  • Assist patients in making frame selections
  • Coordinate order pickups and deliveries
  • Work with patients to customize their eye wear
  • Make small adjustments to frames and lenses
  • Other duties as required to be a successful Optician

No experience? No problem!! We are looking to train a hardworking and friendly individual as our new Optician. This is the perfect role for someone wanting to make a career change into a growing industry with great benefits and flexible steady schedule. If you are looking for a change and are excited to be a part of a team, apply today!

Mon, 9 Oct 2017 01:45:22 GMT

job number: 11441