Northern Alberta Optometric Staff

Assistant Manager (190128)

Capital Vision Care, Edmonton

Capital Vision Care has an opening for an Assistant Manager. We are looking for an individual with a passion for eye wear, seeking a career to join our growing company.
Minimum 3 years experience along with a valid Optician license is required. Although management experience is preferred, management training will be provided to the successful candidate to ensure a smooth and successful start with our organization. Capital Vision Care is locally owned and we are committed to serving and strengthening the communities we work and live in. Capital Vision Care offers extensive benefits, incentives, and opportunities for growth within our organization.
Responsibilities
•This person will be responsible for staff scheduling, inventory management, frame board management, etc.
•Provide superior customer service and patient care.
•Selling, edging and dispensing of glasses.
Required skills
•Exceptional communication skills, particularly verbal, with excellent “bedside manner”, professionalism, and active listening also an asset;
•An ability to adapt and respond to different patient personalities;
•Experience preferred in using both optical lab equipment & diagnostic equipment, including topography, Optos Retinal imaging,Optical Coherence Tomography, etc.;
•Patience, approach-ability and a calm demeanor;
•Ability to manage both staff & patient expectations and concerns;
•Outgoing personality;
•Organized and attention-to-detail;
•Adapt to a fast-paced and often-changing environment; Team-oriented and must demonstrate a willingness to learn as well as coach others;
•Efficient time management skills with sense of initiative;
•Familiarity with computers and an ability to adapt to and learn new technology and software; entry-level experience with G suite & Ms Office.
•Comfortable working in close contact with patients.
Please forward your resume to lhoetmer@capitalvisioncare.ca if you are interested in joining our team! Visit our website www.cvcyeg.com for more information. Please note only applicants selected for interviews will be contacted
Assistant Manager
Capital Vision Care Edmonton

Licensed Optician (Edmonton) (190116)

Optiks International is looking for a game changer, could it be you?

 
We are looking for a charismatic, energized team player to join our Edmonton team and advance our ability to provide world-class service for all of our customers. You will work in a fast paced environment where exceptional customer service is not something we preach but practice daily. 
We are looking for someone who finds their greatest success in a satisfied customer. You will build meaningful relationships with customers, proactively and collaboratively identifying their needs as they select frames and lenses that will become a part of their daily life. 
Our employees receive competitive salaries, great benefits, paid vacation and meaningful opportunities for learning and advancement. 
We currently have an opening at our South Edmonton Common location for a full-time Licensed Optician. 

Job Requirements: 
* Flexible availability which may include some evenings and weekends 
* Willingness to learn new required skills to ensure the best possible customer experience 

Qualifications and Skills: 
* High school diploma or equivalent 
* Optician License 
* Strong knowledge of optical theory and merchandise 
* Excellent verbal communication skills in English 
* Proven ability to multitask 
* Proficient in the use of computers and payment processing 
* Strong teamwork skills 
* Ability to work with minimal supervision 
* Time management and prioritization skills 
* Confident and comfortable engaging customers
 
If you are interested in becoming a part of our team, please submit your cover letter, resume, and salary expectations to cfaragini.optiksintl@telus.net
We thank all those who apply; however, only those candidates chosen for an interview will be contacted. 

Full Time Optician Wanted - Bailey Nelson Edmonton (190111)

Bailey Nelson is currently seeking a licensed Optician to join their optical team immediately at their West Edmonton mall location.  Bailey Nelson was Founded in Bondi Beach in 2012, and has quickly grown into a global brand lead by an incredible team.
If you are a motivated person that wants to work in a fun, positive environment then this job is for you. We offer competitive wages along with benefits, and a chance to grow within the company. 
If you are interested please mail your resume to mustard@baileynelson.com 
We look forward to hearing from you.

Full Time Sales Associate/ Optometric Assistant (181218)

Located in Lloydminster

IRIS is currently seeking a Full Time Sales Associate/Optometric Assistant/Optician to join the dynamic eye care team in our Lloydminster, AB location. This individual must have a commitment to outstanding customer service and the ability to present and deliver high end products with enthusiasm. They must also be able to work one evening per week. The successful candidate should also have a keen interest in continually learning and be committed to self improvement.
IRIS The Visual Group is Canada's largest network of eye care professionals with over 150 locations and an ophthalmology centre in Eastern Canada. Our purpose is to help Canadians Experience Better Vision by providing only the highest quality products and professional services in the world of eye care.
Please apply with your resume to Michelle Smallman, Regional Manager at michelle.smallman@iris.ca

Part Time Optometric Assistant Opening (190124)

Located Downtown Edmonton

Busy Downtown Optometric Office looking for an Optometric Assistant for One day a week, with potential for two days.  We have a welcoming friendly work environment.  Experience not required as we will train the right candidate.  The office hours are 7:30 am to 3:30 pm weekdays only.  There is the options to cover scheduled vacation days.  The assistant will greet patients on arrival, reception duties, pre-screen and also preform OCT.  Please forward your Resume to law050@shaw.ca or fax to 780 420-6626.

Licensed Optician Wanted (190120)

Students Welcome!

Century Vision Care is searching for a full time/part time licensed optician to join our fantastic team.  We are located in the growing community of Century Park in South Edmonton. 
Our clinic prides itself in providing the best patient care experience by utilizing advanced diagnostic equipment and offering exceptional optical lens and frames options.  
We are looking for a dynamic, enthusiastic individual that strives to provide excellent customer service for our patients and enjoys working in a team-based environment. 
The right candidate must have excellent communication skills, be positive and enthusiastic, enjoy working with people, and excel at multitasking and organization in a fun and fast paced environment. Students are welcome to apply. Position will include limited evenings and weekend hours.
Please forward resumes to cvcedmonton@gmail.com

Eye-deology Vision Care - Edmonton (190105)

Position: Licensed Optician

Hours: Permanent/Full-Time/Flexible/Monday-Saturday
License Required: Alberta Optician License (Eyeglass Dispensing) or Student
Start Date: Immediately

Overview
The Eye-deology Vision Care team is looking for a full-time, permanent, licensed optician at our location in north Edmonton. This team member will work a schedule of 30 to 40 hours per week, Monday through Saturday. Their responsibilities will include assisting optometrists in the dispensing, fitting, care and inventory management of glasses, contact lenses and related items; retail sales and repair of eyewear products; follow-up patient care, pre-testing and liaising with patients. The successful candidate should have at least one year of previous optical experience, strong communication skills and history working in a team environment. Our new family-oriented clinic is passionate about providing extraordinary eye care to residents of Edmonton and welcomes candidates with an equal passion for providing excellent patient care and customer service to apply. 

Benefits
Competitive salary and benefits.
A dynamic, challenging and rewarding team-oriented work environment that promotes both individual and team development.
A collaborative, friendly workplace culture where relationships and ideas are fostered.
Progressive, ongoing training and career development opportunities.

Responsibilities
Greeting patients and assisting at front desk.
Providing excellent patient care and customer service.
Informing patients about the best eyewear products best suited for lifestyle and budget.
Assisting patients in selecting eyewear.
Dispensing frames and lenses.
Educating patients on the newest eyewear technologies and products available.
Dispensing contact lenses, solutions and related eyewear products.
Educating patients on the care, inserting and removal of contact lenses.
Edging lenses.
Adjusting and repairing frames.
Submitting insurance claims and receiving payments.
Becoming cross-trained on scheduling and pretesting patients.
Inventory management.
Contributing to store retail sales goals.

Requirements
Currently licensed in Alberta on in school.
Excellent communication and phone skills.
Good computer knowledge, including Microsoft Office Suite.
Excellent organizational skills.
Friendly and customer service-oriented.
Minimum one years’ experience in an optical environment is required.
Committed to contributing and performing as a team member.
Able to multi-task in a fast-paced environment.
Previous retail experience an asset.

About Us
 
Eye-deology Vision Care is a locally-owned and operated eye care clinic in Edmonton, Alberta, dedicated to providing the best modern eye care available. Our unique combination of advanced technologies, patient education, modern eyewear and professional staff ensures that everyone is treated “like family” - nothing but the best! As a locally-owned clinic, we are committed to enhancing the lives of our patients, maintaining a positive, supportive work environment, and giving back to community. 

Please apply to: Dr. Jennifer Ash by emailing resume to jennifer.ash@eye-deology.com
Address: 9641 167 Avenue NW, Edmonton, AB, T5Z 3S3
Phone: 780.473.6123
Email: jennifer.ash@eye-deology.com
Website: www.eye-deology.com
Date of Posting: January 4th, 2019