Locum Opportunities

Locum OD needed for one-year maternity leave: non-dispensing office in Southcentre Mall Calgary (220933)

Well-equipped office with Optomap, OCT/fundus camera, iCare tonometry, Visual fields, axial length/biometry, EMR (Optosys), as well as an established team of staff and doctors. Looking for an optometrist who will provide exceptional care to our patients, 2-3 days a week (including Saturday). Additional days available, if desired, at our partner location in NE Calgary. Competitive remuneration provided. Your schedule will be busy however the office environment is relaxed. New grads and experienced docs welcome to apply. Maternity leave is expected to commence in the first week of December 2022, but an earlier start date could be discussed. Questions and CV/resumes can be sent in confidence to: [email protected].

Looking for Locum coverage at Specsavers, Market Mall, Calgary. (220924)

Looking for locum coverage for October 15th, 2022 and November 18th, 19th, 20th, 2022. It would be at a brand new Specsavers store in Market Mall. Pre-testing will be completed by well trained staff. Pre-testing includes: Auto-R, Auto-K, NCT, OCT, retinal photography and lensometry. The clinic also has a HVF. The EMR system is very straight forward and all pre-testing is electronically transferred to the doctors exam room. 
Daily minimum or a certain percentage of gross exam fees. (Whichever is higher).
If you're interested please feel free to contact me: [email protected].

Hiring for Medical Leave Coverage with the potential to stay on as a Permanent Associate, or Partner. (220807)

I am looking to hire an optometrist for a locum position from September, to the end of November. If everything goes well, and there is mutual interest, this arrangement could turn into a partnership. 

I am the proud owner of two practices, one in Grande Prairie, and the other in Save Lake, and while I am currently looking for someone to join our Grande Prairie practice, travelling to Slave Lake would be a plus. Compensation is minimum per day or percentage of gross exam fees, whichever is higher. 

The schedule is flexible, and you would be supported by a team of professional, friendly, and reliable team members. This could be great for someone looking to make extra money before the winter holidays. 

For more information, please contact me at [email protected].

Locum optometrist for Calgary clinics Winter 2022 (220903)

Inglewood: Nov 11, 18, 19, 21, 25 and Dec 2, 3, 5
Market Mall: flexible dates Nov 9 - Dec 1
Any date covered will be greatly appreciated. All pretesting and billing will be done for you. Minimum guaranteed or generous percentage of exam fees whichever is higher. Please email: [email protected].

**The position is for a minimum 6 month maternity leave with the option to continue on** (220904)

We are looking for a dynamic, energetic associate to fulfill Sundays at our full scope optometry clinic. We are located in Sunridge Mall and have an established, busy practice built over the last ten years.

The practice is equipped with the latest diagnostic automated pretesting equipment, OCT, Optos and EMR. Flexible hours and great compensation provided. Candidates should be dedicated to providing exceptional patient care and level of service, among our friendly staff. New graduates are welcome to apply. 
If interested please contact 
[email protected].

Looking for Maternity Leave Locum Optometrist, or Permanent Part-time Optometrist Okotoks Alberta. (220901)

Okotoks Eyecare is looking for either a locum associate optometrist to cover maternity leave for the  month of September, at 4 days a week, starting September 1 st , 2022.  There is possible  room to continue working part-time as well after that date.
Lucrative compensation, with a full schedule almost guaranteed.
Okotoks is a short 25-45 min drive from Calgary. We have a full scope optometry practice that offers glaucoma and retinal care through Care1, advanced dry eye diagnostics, and vision therapy. We are a busy dispensing practice, with Optomap imaging, Canon retinal imaging, Medmont topography, Idra dry eye analysis, Tearlab osmolarity, Ipen, Zeiss Cirrus OCT and both Humphrey and screening visual fields. We are also using iLux, radiofrequency, and IPL as a part of our dry eye practice.
Please contact Dr. Mark Pitcher @ [email protected] if you have interest or have any questions.

Locum required in NW Calgary (220822)

Potential for a permanent position

Crowfoot Vision Centre is presently seeking someone with a passion for patient care to round out our team of optometrists during maternity leave. 
We require an optometrist 2-3 days per week, beginning immediately. There is potential for a permanent position at the completion of the locum.  You will have access to state-of-the-art equipment (OCT, Humphrey’s Visual Fields, Retinal Camera), a dedicated pre-tester and a great dispensing staff who are devoted to customer service.  
Interested candidates can email their resume and cover letter to: [email protected] Attention Cathy

Locum Coverage in NE Calgary (220820)

Our office is looking for a friendly optometrist to help cover a few days in October 2022 
Dates: October 7, 8, 13, 14, 15, and 16
Not all days require coverage if it is not possible
Equipment: Autorefractor/Keratometer, Topographer, ICare, Retinal Camera, Humphrey visual field, and Zeiss OCT
EMR: Visual Eyes 
Compensation: Generous daily minimum or 55% of gross exam fees, whichever is higher. 
Our location is non-dispensing. Patient intake/check out, pretesting/lensometry and insurance billing will be taken care of by our awesome receptionist. 
If interested, please contact us at [email protected].

Looking for locum coverage in Edmonton (220818)

Looking for locum coverage in Edmonton for any days October 20-22 and January 24, 2023 - February 2, 2023 in a modern, non-dispensing office. Friendly supportive staff do all pretesting and billing. Easy to use EMR (linked with pre-test), autophoropter and retinal imaging. Daily minimum guaranteed and generous remuneration.
More dates as a regular locum can be considered in the future if interested.  

Please email: [email protected] for more details.

Looking for locum coverage and part-time associate in low-stress, bright, trendy office in Kensington, Calgary (220816)

Daily Minimum Available.
Upcoming dates needed: 
• Saturday, Sept 3
• Saturday, Sept 10
• Thursday, Sept 22
• Saturday, Sept 25
• October 20-22
• Saturday, Oct 29
• Nov 9-14

Hours 10:00-6:00
We are looking for outgoing and personable optometrists who value patient care and can work alongside an optical team who is passionate about great service and an enjoyable eye care experience. My previous 3 associates have moved on to take the lead OD role in their own new Bailey Nelson locations as they open, which is great for them but leaves me looking for a new associate every now and then. That just goes to show how much they enjoyed their time with BN and their days in Kensington. 

Pretesting and billing done by friendly staff.

Opportunity to become part-time associate with 2-3 days/week starting ASAP.

Please email resume to [email protected].

Looking for Maternity Leave Coverage with the potential to stay on as a Permanent Associate (220725)

Starting starting September/October, in our established community practice! 
We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated associate to join our NE Calgary dispensing practice. There is potential to stay on as a permanent part time associate. Our office is friendly and inviting,with a focus on patient care and providing an outstanding experience. All of the booking, intake and pretesting is done by staff. We are fully equipped with an auto-refractor/NCT, OCT, auto lensometry and Zeiss Visual Fields, as well as a cloud based EMR. We have an established patient base as well as significant walk in traffic. 
Flexibility with the schedule with regards to days and hours of availability- this may be a great way to fill up your current schedule. 
Daily minimum guarantee of $550, or gross of exams (whichever is more). 
 New grads are welcome to apply. Please contact [email protected]