We are a private optometry practice providing complete eye health care to our patients. We are seeking for an experienced, knowledgeable, energetic, professional and patient-friendly optician.

Our opticians will guide patients through the pre-examination testing as well as post-examination education of lenses, frames, and other optical needs. Qualified candidates must have a minimum of 1 year in the optical field; and must have optical experience. Under general supervision, interpret eyeglass or contact lens prescriptions written by optometrists. Perform measurements for proper fit of eyeglasses or contact lenses. Assists patients in selecting frames based on their prescription and life style. Instructs the patients with eyeglass and contact lens care and use. Ensures finished lenses are ground to specifications and checks that eyewear fits properly. May require an associate's degree, 2-4 years of related experience, and must be a licensed optician. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within this field. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision. A degree of creativity and latitude is required.

The ideal candidate possess:

  • Detail-oriented qualities - ability to walk through the entire process with the patient.
  • Excellent written, verbal communication and interpersonal skills
  • Savvy customer service skills - ability to guide patients through options appropriate for their
  • needs
  • Ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks
  • Must exemplify professionalism and excellent social skills at all times
  • Ability to work independently with patients, at the same time, to accept direction and follow
  • procedures
  • Willingness to learn
  • Ability to travel to different locations
  • Strong team oriented attitude

Our practice values integrity, excellence, education, teamwork, and family. This is a full-time position with evenings and weekends required and we are interested in applicants seeking long-term employment.

Please fax your cover letter and resume with "Optician" in the "Subject:" line to (916)929-4189.