CAREER OPPORTUNITIES AT VISION SOURCE

Optometric Technician Job – Normal, IL


Optometric Technician



Normal
IL


Vision Source Careers

Full Time (Hourly)

PREFERRED SKILLS FOR OPTOMETRIC TECHNICIAN

  • Great customer service and the ability to connect well with patients
  • Works well within a team
  • Willing to go above and beyond for the good of the office and patient
  • Ability to communicate well in English
  • Tech-savvy

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE FOR OPTOMETRIC TECHNICIAN

Required: 

  • High School diploma

Preferred: 

  • A strong work history in customer service and ideally the Optical industry
  • Carrying out diagnostic tests
  • Completing necessary documentation
  • Preparing patients to be seen by the Optometrist
  • Helping the front office with various tasks
  • Assisting the patient in making decisions about frames and lenses
  • Educating the patient in contact lens care
  • Providing assistance to the Optometrist as they are completing eye exams

We are a thriving multi-doctor practice with a young patient base looking for their next Optometric Technician. We aim for excellence in patient care with the latest in optometric technology and products, a pleasant and inviting environment, caring doctors and staff, and excellent customer service. We are a busy practice where detail-oriented, multi-tasking people flourish. If this sounds like you, apply to our Optometric Technician role today!  

Fri, 4 Aug 2017 20:58:10 GMT

Why You’ll Love this Job

Central Illinois Eyecare, LLC is a growing 3 doctor private practice with a young patient base looking for their next Optometric Technician. We strive for excellence in patient care with the top of the line optometric technology and products, a friendly and inviting atmosphere, caring doctors and staff, and exceptional customer service. We are a busy practice where detail-oriented, multi-tasking people thrive. If this sounds like a team you want to be a part of, apply to our Optometric Technician role today! 

Optometric Technician Responsibilities

  • Perform visual field screening, retinal imaging, and auto-refraction tests
  • Gather information about a patient’s vision history
  • Assess eyeglass desires and purchasing plans
  • Instruct contact lens insertion, removal, care, and replacement 

Skills & Qualifications


PREFERRED SKILLS FOR OPTOMETRIC TECHNICIAN  
  • The ability to work well with technology and various instruments
  • Extremely efficient, organized and resourceful.
  • Strong customer service and the ability to be a calming presence when patients may be nervous.
  • Shall be able to read, write, and speak English well enough to effectively communicate with patients and other staff members.
  • Must be computer literate w/ a strong typing speed.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE FOR OPTOMETRIC TECHNICIAN

Required: 

  • High School diploma

Preferred: 

  • Prior experience as an Optometric Technician or in the optical industry.

Type: Full Time (Hourly)
Date Posted: Fri, 4 Aug 2017 20:58:10 GMT