Opticare - Optometric Technician

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Opticare is expanding its team and is looking for a full-time Optometric Technician in their East Grand Forks clinic. Optometric Technicians assist doctors of optometry with a variety of tasks in conducting eye examinations. All team members work together in a caring and enthusiastic environment to help patients achieve their best possible vision. Opticare will train the right person to work as an Optometric Technician.

Optometric Technician Responsibilities

-Record patient medical history and review of systems

-Conduct eye exam pre-testing including visual acuities, blood pressure, color vision, eye pressure, and evaluation of current glasses and contact lenses

-Perform additional eye testing including field screening, retinal photography, and optical coherence tomography (OCT)

-Assist patients with proper care and use of contact lenses

-Maintain electronic health record charting

-Review services and fees with each patient

-Maintain stock contact lens inventory and order contact lenses for patients

-Re-stock supplies in examination rooms

-Assist with cleaning ocular instrumentation

-Take triage calls to determine urgency and type of appointment to schedule

Qualifications and Skills

-Optometric Technician experience preferred but not required

-Experience with both contact lenses and glasses preferred

-Familiarity in working with a variety of instrumentation/equipment preferred

-Ability to use a variety of computer programs preferred

-Exceptional people skills, dependability, enthusiasm, and caring attitude required

Opticare’s Benefit Package

-Group Health Insurance / Health Savings Account

-Eye Health Care Benefits for employee, spouse and dependents

-Eyeglass and Contact Lens Discounts for employee, spouse and dependents

-401(k) Plan

-Paid Time Off

-Paid Holidays

-Employee Bonus Programs

-Continuing Education Funds

-Company Uniforms

Contact Information

If you’re interested in starting a career with a growing optometry clinic, apply at Opticare in East Grand Forks.

Please pick up an Application for Employment at Opticare in East Grand Forks or visit their website at www.opticarevisionclinic.com and look under Contact Us and Forms to print the Application for Employment.

Please submit your application and resume (if available) to Ros at Opticare-Forks Vision Clinic, 421 DeMers Ave NW, East Grand Forks, MN 56721