Southern Alberta Optometric Staff

Full or Part Time Dispenser/Optician (240151)

Focused Optometry is looking for an experienced Optician/Dispenser to join our friendly, diverse, and busy clinic.
We are looking for an individual who loves to help people and works well in a team driven environment.
Part-time / Full-time
Expected hours: 20-38
We are open Tuesday to Saturday so you would need to be available those days.
We need someone who is comfortable:
Fitting, selling and dispensing glasses.
Repairing and adjustment of glasses.
Proficient at lensometry with a manual lensometer.
Helping with patient education on eye wear and their uses
Helping with office flow
Minimum 1 year experience.
Support and coach other team members in improving their optical knowledge and skillset.
Perform other tasks as needed, including store daily closing, maintaining store cleanliness, inventory counts, and other duties assigned.
Strong organizational, time management and computer skills
Great at problem solving and a self starter.
Excellent written, verbal communication and presentation skills
We will provide you with the tools and support you need so you can provide quality eyecare and excellent customer service.
What are the benefits of joining Focused Optometry.
Be part of a company that values patient care above all.  Our focus is to provide an excellent, friendly patient experience.
Extended health benefit program 
Please send resumes and references to [email protected] .

Full-Time Lead Optician (240135)

Cochrane Family Vision
Cochrane, Alberta, Canada Full Time
Seeking a full-time Lead Optician.
Cochrane Family Vision is a private optometry practice that is locally owned and operated by Drs. Ian and Sallie Barclay. Committed to providing exceptional optometric care and products, our clinic boasts a high-tech, full-scope family practice. We prioritize creating a friendly and comfortable environment for our patients.
We are seeking a dynamic and enthusiastic Lead Optician to join our team. The successful candidate will play a pivotal role in assisting patients with frame and lens selection, considering their prescriptions and lifestyle needs
Assist patients in selecting frames and lenses based on their prescriptions and lifestyle needs
Perform frame adjustments and provide ongoing care for patient needs
Ensure excellent customer service and satisfaction
Collaborate with the team to create a positive and efficient work environment
Interpersonal and exceptional customer service
Situational adaptability
Positive and enthusiastic team player
Strong organizational and multitasking skills
Great attention to detail
Willingness to participate in professional development
Part-time or Full-time
20-40 hours/week
Shifts ranging from 6-8 hours in length
Licensed Optician or equivalent experience required.
Clinic hours:
Monday: 9am-5:30pm
Tuesday: 9am-5:30pm
Wednesday: 8am-8pm
Thursday: 8am-8pm
Friday: 9am-5:30pm
Saturday 9am-3pm
How to Apply:
Thank you for your interest in joining Cochrane Family Vision! To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter to [email protected]. All applications will be handled confidentially.
We look forward to welcoming a new team member dedicated to providing excellent customer service and contributing to our positive and collaborative work environment.

Full-time licensed optician position available in Calgary (240110)

A Licensed Optician opportunity is available at a busy Calgary clinic located within Market Mall. We are seeking a highly motivated optician to join our dedicated dispensing team to interpret prescriptions, advise patients on the most suitable options, and fit their new glasses beautifully. We’re here to elevate your role as an optician by providing you with the tools and support you need so you can do what you love most – providing quality eyecare and eye wear to patients.

We are committed to a continued investment in your professional development as an optician: we offer an annual stipend towards attendance of industry events, opticianry development training programs, and support for your completion of the Continuing Competence Program/Quality Assurance Program opticianry. We will be offering 100% coverage of your OAC membership and licensing renewal fees. We also offer extended health benefits, EAP, 3 weeks vacation, 6 sick days (PT and FT), one paid volunteer day per year, and birthdays off. Get your first 2 pairs of glasses free and enjoy discounted rates at the clinic.

If you have a further interest in this career opportunity and want to know more, please email your resume and references to [email protected]

Part/full-time associate OD for Calgary clinic Signing bonus (up to $15,000) (230738)

Looking for an associate to provide 2-5 days/week. Equipment includes fundus photography and visual field machines. 
Pretesting and billing will be done for you. Flexible schedule and friendly staff. 
Minimum guaranteed or generous percentage of exam fees whichever is higher. Please email: [email protected]