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Published: October 5, 2023

Optician/Ophthalmic Dispenser

Parksville, Nanaimo, BC, Canada | Full Time

Oceanside Optometry Clinic

We are a fun and contemporary optometric clinic in the quaint Oceanside community of Parksville. If you are looking for a work life balance on beautiful Vancouver Island, our area supports all sorts of opportunities for adventure and activity. We offer competitive pay, benefits, and we support the professional development of our team. Our team’s commitment and willingness to learn, and Oceanside Optometry’s commitment to investing and training our team is the foundation of our exceptional patient/client experience. Your ability to provide great customer service to multiple patients is essential in our fast-paced environment.

The position involves consulting patients with their individual eyewear options, trial framing to optimize visual outcomes, contact lens consultation, prescription & non-prescription sun wear consultations, inventory management, admitting patients, using advanced eye care instrumentation. Training on clinic specifics will be provided.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, confident, reliable, organized, and caring person who wants to join our team of friendly, experienced eyecare professionals who have been providing the residents of Oceanside and North Nanaimo with state-of-the-art eye care for over 35 years.

Please submit your resume as a pdf with a cover letter to erin@oceansideoptometryclinic.com stating why you are excited about the position and what skills/experience you have that would make you successful in this role.

- wage starting at $34.00 per hour (depending on level of experience)

- Full time position with work life balance – no weekends



- Secondary School graduate

- competency in Microsoft Office, email and internet experience

- 2 years of customer service experience, preferably in a retail environment


-licensed optician or experienced ophthalmic dispenser

-Optical/Optometry experience is preferred but not required.