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Optician Job – Houston, TX

Why You’ll Love This Job

Are you looking for a high-paced, successful optometric practice to continue your optical career as an Optician? How would you like to join a team that treats their staff like family and tries to help them achieve their goals? Did we mention a 4-day work week with rotating weekends? Join our positive work environment at Vision Source Kingwood as our newest Optician! Benefits available. 

Optician Responsibilities

  • Oversight of the merchandising of frames, spectacle lenses, and eyewear accessories
  • Ensure that the practice’s optical quality standards are met
  • Interpretation of prescriptions written by optometrists 
  • Collection of eye measurements including corneal width and thickness 
  • Assisting patients in the selection of eyeglass and lens treatments including tints and coatings 
  • Assisting patient in making correct choices if insurance is being used 
  • Cutting lenses 
  • Adjusting eyeglasses to ensure a proper fit
  • Repairing broken frames 
  • Educating patients on proper eyeglass and contact lens care 
  • Keeping track of orders, prescriptions, and inventory 
  • Inputting and managing patient records in Revolution 

Optician Skills & Qualifications

  • Proven customer service skills required in order to create, maintain and enhance patient relationships
  • Strong sales ability 
  • Have an eye for fashion 
  • High level of initiative and works well in a team environment
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Computer literate
  • Prior experience as an Optician or in the Optical industry
  • Knowledge of current fitting standards/lenses and modern fashion trends. 

Type: Full Time (Salaried)
Date Posted: Wed, 7 Mar 2018 04:00:35 GMT