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Optician / Optical Sales Specialist Job – Oakland, CA 23639


Why You’ll Love This Job

Your Optical experience, natural rapport with others and flair for the latest fashion trends puts you at the top of the list for this full-time or part-time Optician role with Grand Lake Optometry in Oakland, CA!

Customers will greatly appreciate your help as you guide them through the process of choosing just the perfect eyewear for their lifestyles, and help them move effortlessly through the ordering and pick-up process. We offer continuing education opportunities so you can expand on your Optical knowledge and advance your Optician career. Full-time employees also are eligible for a 401K, paid time off, health insurance and vision insurance.

Join our friendly team at a forward-thinking company where you will have the opportunity to shine. Apply for Grand Lake Optometry's Optician position today! 

Optician Responsibilities

  • Merchandising frames, lenses, and eyewear accessories
  • Manage eyewear orders and patient pickup
  • Work with patients in proper fitting
  • Evaluate prescriptions in conjunction with clients' vocational and avocational visual requirements.
  • Verify that finished lenses are ground to specifications.
  • Assist clients in selecting frames according to style and color, and ensure that frames are coordinated with facial and eye measurements and optical prescriptions.
  • Maintain records of customer prescriptions, work orders, and payments.
  • Perform administrative duties such as tracking inventory and sales, submitting patient insurance information, and performing simple bookkeeping.

Optician Qualifications

  • Prior experience as an Optician or in the Optical industry
  • Proven customer service skills and an eye for fashion 
  • High level of initiative and ability to work well in a team environment
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Basic computer knowledge; Microsoft Office skills helpful

Type: Full Time (Hourly)