CAREERS

Optician

About this Position

Fast paced office seeking outgoing, energetic, team-oriented person. Optical experience and knowledge of VSP, EyeMed, popular eye care and major medical insurances is a plus, but will train. Applicant must be available to travel to both office locations in downtown Evansville and Newburgh Deaconess Gateway Hospital. Benefits available at our practice include medical insurance, dental insurance, 401k, vacation time (PTO), and short term/long term disability.

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION: An optician in the field of medicine is a specialized health care employee who designs, fits and dispenses lenses and frames for the correction of a person’s vision.

Main Job Tasks and Responsibilities
  • Sell frames and lenses based upon patient prescriptions
  • Dispensing, Fitting and Verification that finished lenses are ground to specifications
  • Assist Patients in Selecting frames according to style and color’
  • Recommend specific lenses and lens coatings
  • Sell additional materials such as sunglasses and goods related to eyes in general
Daily Administrative Duties
  • Tracking sales, submitting patient insurance
  • Opening and Closing the store as established in the guidelines.
  • Inspecting all glasses from lab.
  • Call patients to let know glasses are ready.
  • Organize all under stock.
  • Keep frame board in order.
  • Maintain store appearance.
  • Display great customer service at all times.
  • Track their own sales, specials and remakes for monthly totals.
  • Strong communicator and listener with Doctors, Staff, and Patients

Any additional job functions requested by TVCC doctor’s or management.