Optician JobTroy / Edwardsville, IL

Why You’ll Love This Job

Do you love fashion, fun people, and helping clients look their best? Then, if you know retail sales and want to learn optical sales, this may be your perfect career! Join the Unger Eye Care team today in this Optician job at both our Troy and Edwardsville, IL locations!
As an Optician, you will be an essential part of an outstanding team, seamlessly taking customers through the process of selecting and ordering eyewear and accessories that best suit them, assisting with fitting, and providing education on the proper care for their chosen products — all within a fun and upbeat environment. 


  • Comprehensive health insurance
  • 401(k) retirement plan
  • Potential for performance-based bonuses
  • Eyewear and eye care benefits
  • Opportunity to offer a unique eye wellness approach to eyecare
  • Access to specialty services and products exclusive to our area

Salary Range: $18-$28

When you join Unger Eye Care, you become part of a collaborative team in a relaxed atmosphere that shares your passion for providing care with a personal touch to the members of our community.  Bring your upbeat personality and build a career you’ll love in this Optician job at both our Troy and Edwardsville, IL locations.  

Employment Type: Full Time (open to Part Time)
Join the team and apply for our Optician job today! 


  • Provide exceptional customer service by understanding and assisting patients’ needs. 
  • Guide and assist patients in the eyewear and frame/lens selection process by using extensive knowledge of product lines and options to educate the client. 
  • Maximize sales offerings and educate clients on lens options. 
  • Use proper tools to take accurate measurements and fit/adjust eyewear for patient needs. 
  • Promise accurate delivery & turnaround times meeting the patients’ needs. Immediately notify the patient of any delays in delivery times. 
  • Stock eyeglass cases, cleaners, and contact lens station, and ensure frame boards are full as applicable. 

Skills & Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED required. 
  • 1-3 years previous Optician experience preferred 
  • Fashion savvy and enjoy helping people in a customer setting. 
  • Strong communication skills (verbal and written), including strong interpersonal skills. 
  • Excellent problem-solving skills 
  • Comfortable with sales and making transactions. 
  • Ability to adjust priorities and manage time wisely in a fast-paced environment. 

We are an equal opportunity employer.

Type: Full Time (Hourly)

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