Southern Alberta Optometric Staff

Full Time Office Manager Wanted (190621)

IRIS The Visual Group is Canada's largest network of eyecare professionals, with over 150 locations across Canada. At IRIS, our mission is to provide the highest quality products and professional services in the world of eyecare.

IRIS is currently seeking a Store Manager to join our eye care team at our location in Lethbridge, Alberta. The Store Manager also must be an Optician / Certified Optometric Assistant or experienced Sales Professional.
The individual must have strong organizational skills, a commitment to providing outstanding customer service and the ability to present and deliver high end products with enthusiasm and passion.
IRIS offers competitive wages, extended health benefits, quarterly bonus opportunities, a pension plan and an excellent work environment.
IRIS supports our professionals by paying for our full-time Licensed Opticians’ annual professional fees. We also support and assist many of our employees to complete their professional courses for industry specific training.
The strength of the IRIS brand is built upon our employees and our commitment to our core values of Passion, Honesty, and Respect. We provide opportunities for our employees to have rewarding careers in whatever capacity they are associated
with IRIS.
Forbes Magazine revealed the 300 top Canadian employers as per a recent survey conducted by Statista. IRIS ranked 38th overall and 1st in the optical industry.

Please forward resume and letter of intent to


We are looking for a highly motivated team player that would be interested in a full-time position at our clinic. 
Duties would include but are not limited to:
- Patient education with frames, lens and coating selection
- Lens measurements, adjustments and repairs
- Booking appointments
- Handling insurance claims

Skill sets and experience should include someone who is detail orientated and able to multi-task. The right candidate should have exceptional customer service skills and previous optical experience.
A benefit package, competitive wages and free optical services are provided to staff.

If interested please contact us at

Are you looking to start your career? (190509)

Dr. Bishop & Associates is a growing organization; we have been proudly serving the community for over 35 years with currently 4 offices in Calgary. 
We are looking for a full time Licensed Optician/Ophthalmic Dispenser for our newest location in Legacy.

Our employees are our most important asset and we like to reward them for their successes. We offer growth opportunities, competitive wages, health benefits, challenges and more! We continuously are dedicated to making this a great place to work!
Our ideal candidate will possess the following attributes:
Willingness to learn
Develop relationships with our patients by providing a level of high-end customer service that exceeds our patient’s expectations 
Ability to work in an ever-changing work environment while maintaining expert customer service and communication skills
Passionate about eyewear and fashion
Energetic and driven by a “no task is too small” attitude
Detail-oriented to ensure flawless accuracy
Self-motivated to complete tasks in a timely manner
Dedicated to making patients happy and exceeding expectations

 How to Apply: Send your resume with the subject line reading Optician/Ophthalmic Dispenser to: . We value your interest; however, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. No calls please


Do you have some extra time on your hands and want to earn some extra cash?  If you like to help people look and feel their best or interest in the health care field, then we would love to hear from you.

We are a busy high end optical boutique/optometrist office with 2 locations in Calgary SE (South Trail Crossing on 130 Ave SE and Macleod Trail Calgary Co-op Shopping Centre) and currently looking for PT retail associate/optometric assistant to work weekdays, one evening shift, and Saturdays. 

If you are an enthusiastic individual who is outgoing, welcoming, and fashion forward as well as possesses confident communication skills, strong attention to detail, good organizational skills, and a strong desire to learn and would like to be part of our fun and dynamic eye care team, the check us out at

Your own means of transportation would be ideal. Optical, health care, and retail experience is an asset but not necessary.  We will train the right candidate.  

If this appeals to you, please fax your resume with a cover letter to (403) 726-2399 or e-mail to

Optometric Assistant (190619)

Full and Part time position available

Royal Oak Optical is seeking a responsible, reliable optometric assistant to join our team.  We are looking for a mature, dynamic dispenser who can handle all tasks in an optometry office.  Duties include office reception, pretesting, to dispensing and quality control.  
Strong communication skills and attention to detail is a must.  An ideal candidate should have minimum of 2-3 years of experience, and is self motivated to grow and learn.  This opportunity may grow into a team lead for the right candidate.  We offer competitive wages and health spending account.  
If this sounds like you, please submit your resume to or fax to 403-375-0271

Are you our Superhero? (190525)

Blink Eyewear looking for an Optician Superhero who delivers Awesomeness!

Our superhero takes the time to listen carefully to the patient’s needs.

Our superhero is an expert in lens and frame product knowledge and can offer patients the best solutions.

Our superhero is a highly motivated self-starter who just does what needs to be done.

Our superhero is process and detail oriented.

And of course, our superhero can adjust the hell out of any pair of glasses!
Job Overview
With a role at Blink Eyewear, you will have the opportunity to help patients see well and look good every day.  You’ll make one-on-one connections with patients.  You’ll use your Superhero Awesomeness to find them solutions.  You’ll attain a sense of accomplishment when your superpower skills combine with your passion for customer service to reach personal and team goals, and you’ll feel fulfilled working with a team of great people who love to have fun while working hard!

If you have what it takes to be our next Optician Superhero at our West Springs location, please email your resume to  Optical experience required.

Learn more about us at:

#optical #optometry #optician #optometricassistant #eyecare #optometric

Full-time optician/lab technician & frame consultant wanted (190439)

Browz Eyeware & Eyecare currently has an opening for a full time optician/lab technician and/or frame consultant at our South Trail Crossing Shopping Mall location. Optician license is not necessary, and will train the right candidate for in-office edging.

We are a busy high end optical boutique/optometrist office with 5 locations across Calgary and Airdrie, but currently looking to fill a vacancy at our South Trail Crossing on 130 Ave SE location. This is for a full-time position.  

Responsibilities include:
Front end duties and light reception work (answering phones, booking patients, greeting patients,)
Dispensing of eyewear
Frame inventory and management
Edging of lenses 
Adjustments and frame repair
Lens ordering

We offer competitive wages and health benefits.

If you are an enthusiastic individual who is outgoing, welcoming, and fashion forward as well as possesses confident communication skills, strong attention to detail, good organizational skills, and a strong desire to learn and would like to be part of our fun and dynamic eye care team, the check us out at

If this feels like the right position for you, please fax your resume with a cover letter to (403) 726-2399 or e-mail to  Successful candidates will be contacted.


We are looking for a dynamic, enthusiastic front desk receptionist to join our team! (181103) 

Full Time Position

Cochrane Family Vision is a private optometry practice that is locally owned and operated by Drs. Ian and Sallie Barclay. Our clinic is a high-tech, full-scope family practice. We believe in providing excellent optometric care and products in a friendly, comfortable environment for our patients.  
We are looking for a full-time Front Desk Receptionist to join our team!  Successful candidates should possess excellent communication skills, be positive and enthusiastic, enjoy working with people, and excel at multi-tasking and organization in a fast-paced environment.  Most important, we are looking for someone that strives to provide excellent customer service for our patients and enjoys working in a team based environment.  Medical or optometric experience is preferred, but we are willing to train the right person.  We offer a competitive wage to match training and ability as well as growth opportunities.
Thank you for your interest in working with us at Cochrane Family Vision! Please email your cover letter and resume to  All applications will be handled in confidence.