Southern Alberta Optometric Staff

Optometry Assistant/Optician Calgary (230315)

Job Type: Full-time with Health Benefits
Location: True Vision Optometry 

We are a growing optometry office seeking a reliable and experienced Optometry Assistant/Optician to join our team. As an Optometry Assistant/Optician, you will be responsible for providing exceptional customer service, assisting the optometrist with patient care, and dispensing eyewear.
Greeting patients and checking them in for their appointments
Performing pre-testing and ancillary testing required
Conducting contact lens instruction and training sessions
Dispensing and fitting eyewear to patients
Assisting with office administrative duties as needed
High school diploma or equivalent
Prior experience as an Optometry Assistant/Optician is preferred
Familiarity with eyewear and lens technology
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Excellent attention to detail and ability to multitask
Proficiency in computer skills
Punjabi speaking is an asset
We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, as well as opportunities for growth and advancement within our expanding office. If you are a reliable and motivated individual with a passion for helping others, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity.
To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter highlighting your relevant experience and qualifications. To [email protected].

Lead Optician, and Clinic Manager Position in Penticton (230206)

Career Opportunity for YOU-Immediate Availability!
Grow With Us! We are looking for a talented and passionate Optician to join our team in our newly acquired Optometry Clinic. The opportunity is one that will allow several months of onsite training and lead into the guaranteed permanent position of Lead Optician, and Clinic Manager.  
Employment Benefits and Perks: 
Compensation will be based on Experience 
o Competitive Salary for Permanent full-time Optician with the opportunity to have extensive training, if needed, to enable stepping into the guaranteed Management Role, from our retiring Clinic Managing Optician.   
50/50 Cost Share Group Extended Benefits, including medical, dental insurance and Life Insurance. 
Employees receive one complimentary pair of glasses per year, and generous corporate discount on glasses for future purchase as well as for their family and friends 
We offer ongoing educational training to help you make the best choices for our customers  
A Career you will Love! 
If you have further interest in this career opportunity, please Email Resumes and References to [email protected].

Seeking Full-time Optician to join our Kelowna Team! (230210)

Looking for a change of scenery? Thinking about making a lifestyle change and considering a move to the beautiful Okanagan?
Full-time Optician needed for our busy and rapidly growing optometry practice, Glenmore Optometry Kelowna Dry Eye Centre.
Minimum 1-year's experience. License not required but preferred.
We offer competitive wages, a benefits package, and the opportunity of growth within our organization.
We pride ourselves on being a patient focused practice and are looking for an energetic, positive individual to join our team. The successful candidate must enjoy a fast-paced environment and embrace learning new skills. They will meet and exceed all client service and sales standards by consistently delivering an exceptional experience and present a polished and professional appearance. They will need to be resourceful and self-driven.
Please send your resume to [email protected].

Awesome Calgary Optometry Clinic Manager Opportunity (220941)

Vivid Eye Care is looking for a warm, professional team leader who loves to provide a "wow" patient experience. Our work-family believes in relationships, growth, community support, and work-life balance. As we continue to grow, we are looking for an optometric clinic manager to help patients see a lifetime of beauty through healthy eyes. Are you a motivational leader looking for an exciting new challenge and opportunity?

Our SE Calgary multi-optometrist clinic is a progressively growing full-scope family practice with an emphasis on state-of-the-art eye care, fashion-forward quality eyewear and personalized service. 
With 12 years of community-based patient care, the Vivid team cares about ensuring that patients receive the best-in-class care and products. The clinic is proud of our supportive environment, professional optometrists, fun team and wonderful patients! Our fantastic long-term manager has moved from Calgary and is happy to help support the transition to a new team leader.

We are looking for a dynamic, organized and detail-oriented leader who will be responsible for the operations of our optometric practice, supporting our team and growing our business. We consider this leadership position to be the heartbeat of our clinic and the voice of our culture. 
Responsibilities will include:

* Working closely with Optometrists and team to provide excellent patient care
* Supervise and support all staff on a daily basis to ensure all procedures are being followed and foster collaboration and teamwork amongst team members
* Recruit, train, coach, discipline and manage team members as necessary
* Manage practice budgets with understanding of financial reports and key metrics that support successful practice operations
* Be familiar with the use of social media and marketing practices
* Ensure that our already strong clinic culture is maintained and strengthened

Strong communication skills, leadership and attention to detail are a must. Our ideal candidate has 5+ years of leadership experience and is self-motivated to grow and learn. An optical or medical background, while a definite asset, is not a prerequisite. If you've been successful in leading highly motivated, productive teams with a flair for style, sales and service, you are the ideal candidate for this position. Our compensation package includes a bonus structure, benefits, RRSP plan and training opportunities.

Please see our website at Vivid Eye Care to ensure our business, location and hours are a good fit for you. A more detailed job description is available here Thank you for your interest in Vivid Eye Care - applications will be handled in confidence.

To be considered, please send a resume (including your postal code) and customized cover letter and/or video message showing us why you’re the best person for the position to [email protected].