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Optician – AZ – Eye Institute - Glendale, AZ

Company Name: Midwestern University
Location: Glendale, AZ
Contact Name: Angie Alvarez

Contact Email: aalvarez1@midwestern.edu

The Optician should have working knowledge of fitting and dispensing eyewear and contact lenses of varying complexity. They should have an understanding of product options and are comfortable making recommendations based on the needs of the patient/customer. An understanding of varying vision plans and benefits including Medicaid is preferred. The optician should show an interest in mentoring students within the Optometry program and should enjoy working with the public as part of a team. The optician ideally should have earned an American Board of Opticianry / National Contact Lens Examiners (ABO/NCLE) certification.

Please apply on our website: https://recruiting.ultipro.com/MID1016/JobBoard/14e53f57-a561-4a17-e6ef-fbd661b8b6c1/OpportunityDetail?opportunityId=15544d3b-2dcf-4c93-a1f2-1073657b2260

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Licensed Optician - Phoenix, Tempe, Chandler

Company Name: Visionworks
Location: Phoenix, Tempe, Chandler
Contact Name: Ann Rice
Contact Phone: 210-524-8410
Contact Email: arice@visionworks.com

Summary:
State Licensed Optician assigned primarily to the retail floor. Sell eyewear products and services utilizing the SERVE selling strategy to Super Serve the Customer’s needs.
Essential Responsibilities:
1. Complete retail final inspection of all eyewear and dispense eyewear to ensure accuracy of prescription, fit and comfort to include the dispense with the 7-Point Quality Check.
2. Answer telephone promptly and professionally or a prompt greeting and obtain prescription for in-store customers. Be able to provide the potential customer with basic information such as: starting price points for lenses, current in-store promotions, Doctor’s phone number, Unbeatable Price Guarantee, invite them into the store and thank them for calling.
3. Identify customer’s needs through Lifestyle selling techniques and match frame to customer’s face shape and prescription and utilize the Lens Selling Kit to assist in educating the customer throughout the sales process to increase their knowledge and understanding of available lens options.
4. Stock, clean, and straighten displays; clean and organize the entire store, ensure frames are ticketed properly.
5. Adjust and repair eyewear and process defective, spoiled, and cannibalized frames.
6. Complete Company required training programs.
7. Follow Company safety rules and standards.
8. Other duties as assigned by management to include opening/closing procedures as well as cross training.
Experience/Education:
• One (1) year of related experience
• HS diploma, GED or equivalent related job experience
• Opticians State License required
Additional Requirements:
• Communication, interpersonal and negotiation skills
• Ability to read, analyze and interpret insurance forms and prescriptions
Mental/Physical Requirements:
• Work changing schedules to meet business demands
• Work inside location
• Strong organizational skills
• Speak clearly and effectively
• Calculate and manipulate numbers/data
• Read English
• Problem solve/reasoning
• Meet customer expectations
• Work under stress with interruptions and deadlines
• Follow procedures and instructions
• Use computer effectively and view computer screen
• Exhibit empathy in all interactions
• Bend and stoop continuously
• Reach above shoulder continuously
Training Requirements (where applicable)
• Complete company required training within appropriate timelines
• Cross training in all departments as needed
Essential Responsibilities related to Physical Demands/Work Environment:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the associate is required to stand, use hands and fingers to handle, feel, pick or pinch, and talk or hear most of the time. The associate is occasionally required to stand, walk, and reach with hands and arms. The associate must frequently lift and/or move up to 20 pounds. The noise level in this location is moderate (use of computers, printers and machines).
Essential Responsibilities related to Behavioral Characteristics:
• Must be detail orientated and well organized.
• Must be able to communicate clearly and effectively with other associates and clients.
• Must be energetic and self-motivated.
• Must be a team player.
• Must be able to problem solve.
• Must work onsite and participate in interactive onsite meetings on a regular and predictable basis
• Must have the ability to initiate immediate interaction, coordination and collaboration with team members, clients, customers etc.
HIPAA & Security Requirements

All Associates must comply with the Health Insurance Portability Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) as it pertains to disclosures of protected health information (PHI) as described in the Notice of Privacy Practices and HIPAA Privacy Policies and Procedures. As a component of job roles and responsibilities, Associates may have access to covered information, cardholder data or other confidential customer information which must be protected at all times. As a result, Associates must explicitly adhere to all data security guidelines established within the Company’s Privacy & Security Training Program.

Visionworks is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the hiring, advancement and fair treatment of individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender, national origin, ethnicity, disability or veteran status, or any other protected status designated by federal, state or local law.

The specific statements shown in each section of this description are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements and criteria considered necessary to perform the job successfully. As required by changing business needs, complete additional essential responsibilities as identified and assigned

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Seeking an Optician to join our growing practice - Tucson, AZ

Company Name: Clear View Vision Care
Location: Tucson, AZ
Contact Name: Jeffrey Martin
Contact Phone: 5203279411
Contact Email: jfmartinod@gmail.com

We are seeking an optician to join our practice.

The ideal candidate will:
-be a professional who appears, dresses and acts accordingly
-be a multi-tasker, and cheerfully back up fellow team members
-have a minimum of 1 year of full time experience
-is comfortable and excels at selling high end optical frames, lenses, and lens treatments
-is comfortable managing frame reps, frame board inventory, and using EMR/EHR
-have a solid working knowledge of VSP and other vision plans
-committed to building a lasting career with our practice

While not required to apply, preference will be given to applicants who:
-have lens fabrication / edging education and experience
-have experience in and can fit, train, and dispense contact lenses
-have experience in working up patients on automated exam equipment
-speak Spanish
-DON’T WANT TO WORK WEEKENDS!

Please send via email (Word and PDF attachments are fine) your:
-Complete resume that details your optical experience and licensure, and self-supplied photocopied scores of your ABO and NCLE exam results if you have taken these tests
-Salary history for the positions you have held
-Brief personal statement about your goals as a licensed optician, and what you are looking for in this position
-Date you can start
-Best mobile phone number to call / text you
-Your email address

We offer:
Compensation DOE, and will include a significant opportunity to participate in growth of our optical revenues
Paid vacation time after 6 months
Paid holidays
CE stipend
License fees
Health insurance contribution
Did we mention every weekend off? 😉

I want to add a personal note: We rarely hire for this position. We look for and expect to hire adults with a strong work ethic and personal integrity. He/she should understand work can be fun, but is still work, where you bring your “A-Game” every day, work hard, and are compensated accordingly. Working well with your fellow team members is an integral part of a successful practice, and it is required.

If you are looking for a change where you can make your mark, build your career, and stay for the long haul, please apply at once. Position will be filled once we find a qualified and convincing applicant. Thank you for considering this position.

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