The Oregon Lions Sight & Hearing Foundation, a 501C3 nonprofit organization, is accepting resumes for an energetic, hardworking, dependable, team oriented Optician/Para Optometric to join our team. This is a full time position, Monday-Friday from 8:30AM-5:00PM with occasional weekend and evenings needed. The ideal candidate will have a passion for mission driven work, be self-motivated, flexible and enjoy working with diverse people and groups.

• Certified Optician or Para Optometric, or relevant experience and expectation to obtain certifications.
• Clean driving record, current license, and ability to drive a foundation car.
• Bilingual not required but would be helpful.
• Basic computer skills necessary.
• Excellent attention to detail.

Duties include but are not limited to:
• Edging jobs start to end in a finishing lab.
• Coordinating incoming community events and organizing eyeglass orders and delivery.
• Providing exceptional customer service while making optical product recommendations based on patients’ needs and prescriptions.
• Fitting, dispensing, adjusting and repairing eyeglasses.
• Placing orders to outside labs, quality checking received lenses.
• Utilizing inventory-ordering software to build orders and receiving payment.
• Assisting in operations of our Lions Eyeglass Recycling Center (LERC) warehouse to help with donated eyeglasses for international sight missions.
• Performing various administrative support tasks.
• Assist with fittings in the community to support our Lions Eyeglass Assistance Program (LEAP) to serve low-income people in our community.
• Perform other duties as assigned.

Physical Requirements:
• Ability to sit and stand for long periods of time.
• Repetitive use of hands and fingers (i.e. keyboarding, data entry, repairs).
• Must be able to see and hear in order to gather and input information; respond to face-to- face and telephone inquiries.
• Ability to lift up to 50 pounds on occasion.

• Full Time, Non Exempt
• $15.00 to $19.00 per hour based on experience.
• Full benefits package including medical, dental (employer paid for employee only)
• Employer paid 4% retirement contribution

To Apply:
Email a cover letter and resume (PDF or Word only) using your last then first name in the file names to Use “Optical Job Posting” in the email subject line. For best consideration please apply by May 21st. If your application is received after this date, there is a possibility that it will not be reviewed or considered for this position.

OLSHF is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.