Are you a skilled optician or eyewear consultant with a passion for helping people see the world more clearly? Do you thrive in a small, close-knit team environment and want to make a meaningful impact on your community? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you!
As our lead opthalmic dispenser, you will be at the forefront of our clinic, playing a pivotal role in delivering top-notch eye care services to our valued patients. This is not just a job; it's an opportunity to make a real difference in people's lives by helping them achieve the best vision possible.
- Assist patients in selecting the perfect frames and lenses to suit their style and prescription. Educate patients on lens options, coatings, and frames to help them make informed decisions.
- Assist in contact lens fittings.
- Conduct precise measurements and personalized fittings to ensure optimal vision correction.
- Educate patients on proper eyewear care and maintenance.
- Keep up-to-date with the latest trends in eyewear fashion and technology.
- Maintain accurate patient records and assist with administrative tasks as needed.
- Adjust and repair eyewear as needed to ensure proper fit and functionality.
- Provide exceptional customer service by addressing inquiries, resolving issues, and ensuring customer satisfaction.
- Work closely with all departments to ensure smooth workflow of optical jobs and patient orders.
- Liaise and coordinate with frame suppliers and develop an inventory management system for profitability and good turnover of product including frame returns and vendor selection.
- High school diploma or equivalent.
- Previous experience as an optician or in a similar ophthalmic dispensing role required.
- Knowledge of different types of lenses, frames, and contact lenses.
- Familiarity with optical equipment and tools used for measurements and adjustments.
- Strong attention to detail and ability to accurately interpret prescriptions.
- A keen eye for fashion and the ability to help patients find frames that make them look and feel fantastic.
- Strong interpersonal skills and a passion for providing excellent patient care.
- A collaborative team player who thrives in a supportive, friendly atmosphere
Who we are:
We are a small, locally owned optometry clinic in Regina, Saskatchewan that strives to be a place that feels like home. Nexus Vision Centre provides exceptional eye care services for patients and their families because we understand their needs and want to see them grow. We pride ourselves on our commitment to personalized patient care, quality eyewear, and a warm, friendly atmosphere.
If you're ready to join our dynamic team and embark on an exciting journey in the world of optometry, we want to hear from you! Please submit your resume and a cover letter telling us why you're the perfect fit for the role of lead ophthalmic dispenser at our clinic. Be sure to include any relevant certifications and experiences.
Note: This job description is intended to provide a general overview of the position. It is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required.
Job Type: Full-time
Schedule: Tuesday - Saturday
- Optical: 1 year (required)
Work Location: In person
Application deadline: 2023-09-22
Expected start date: 2023-10-03