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Position

Optical Lab Benchman

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Job Description

VVO is expanding into their own optical lab – we are rolling out the best new stores, and the customers love the concept!  Our orders are rolling in too! That means we are hiring optical lab technicians. .

Today’s career is mainly benchwork, and our outlook is bright for adding more responsibility including management as our lab grows.

What makes us to great is you and technology.

We have established the best lens brands that we all love!  These engineering marvels in optical lenses require experienced lab personnel to make it the best pair of glasses for our customers.

Our career is perfect for previous lab benchmen, and those opticians that love detail in a beautiful and functional pair of glasses.

Primary Duties include:

-Verification of all lens orders

-Manual lensometer

-Lay-out, blocking, and edging

-Tinting

-Mounting

-Final inspection

-Daily, weekly, monthly maintenance of lab equipment

-Repairs and adjustments

-Lens ordering

Joining us is joining your best career move in 2017 – we provide a full time career with benefits that start on day1!

Send your resume today to: charisse@imatters.net

imatters represents the leading eye care practices, corporations, sales and research projects in the Nation.    Good careers – start with great clients, better opportunities, where your aspirations become reality  – we have those great careers.

Learn about these and more great clients through www.imatters.net and give us a call at 866.412.4115

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Managing Optician

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Job Description

VVO is searching for Opticians to manage our new locations opening across the Midwest.

Our Managing Opticians will be responsible for leading our stylists to ensure all customers receive exceptional service throughout their shopping and purchasing experience.

The Managing Optician will ensure flawless accuracy in taking and recording measurements, adjusting and fitting eyewear, and execution of all details as needed.

He/she will verify that all finished eyewear meets optical standards and customer’s requirements/requests and comfortably explain eyewear prescription terminology to customers.

The Managing Optician will be responsible for training new Stylists and ensuring the Optique meets or exceeds sales goals.

In return, we offer a crazy benefit package which includes , medical, PTO, vision, dental,  401k , and profit sharing!

To apply for this amazing opportunity, send your resume to charisse@imatters.net

imatters represents the leading eye care practices, corporations, sales and research projects in the Nation.    Good careers – start with great clients, better opportunities, where your aspirations become reality  – we have those great careers.

Learn about these and more great clients through www.imatters.net and give us a call at 866.412.4115

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Managing Optician- Luxury Optical

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Job Description

VVO is searching for Opticians to manage our new locations opening across the Midwest.

Our Managing Opticians will be responsible for leading our stylists to ensure all customers receive exceptional service throughout their shopping and purchasing experience.

The Managing Optician will ensure flawless accuracy in taking and recording measurements, adjusting and fitting eyewear, and execution of all details as needed.

He/she will verify that all finished eyewear meets optical standards and customer’s requirements/requests and comfortably explain eyewear prescription terminology to customers.

The Managing Optician will be responsible for training new Stylists and ensuring the Optique meets or exceeds sales goals.

In return, we offer a crazy benefit package which includes , medical, PTO, vision, dental,  401k , and profit sharing! $250 dollar signing bonus and $250 dollar referral bonus!

To apply for this amazing opportunity, send your resume to charisse@imatters.net

imatters represents the leading eye care practices, corporations, sales and research projects in the Nation.    Good careers – start with great clients, better opportunities, where your aspirations become reality  – we have those great careers.

Learn about these and more great clients through www.imatters.net and give us a call at 866.412.4115

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Position

Lead Optical Lab Tech/ Manager

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Job Description

Lead Lab Technician – Optical laboratory

Come join the leader in quality eye care in the Cincinnati community!  As our lead lab technician, we see your day making our customers love their eyewear!

Join us with experience in optical lens selection, cut and edge with brio equipment, and be our best of the best with industry experience in optical surfacing and finishing for those most perfect pairs of eyeglasses!

Bring those extra skills including:

-provide customers high quality eyewear delivered with flawless accuracy

-maintain lab equipment in good working order through proper maintenance.

-mentor your team to be the best of the best!

– become the number 1 in the community – one pair of glasses at a time

Previous lab experience of 2 years in both finishing and surfacing preferred. Management position is available . In return we have a boat load of benefits, from medical, to PTO, training and team development too!

Let’s get started by sending your resume to charisse@Imatters.net

imatters represents the leading eye care practices, corporations, sales and research projects in the Nation.    Good careers – start with great clients, better opportunities, where your aspirations become reality  – we have those great careers.

Learn about these and more great clients through www.imatters.net and give us a call at 866.412.4115

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General Manager Optical Retail

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Job Description

Opticians, and General Managers with optical experience, come join us!
We are a private optical group that has been strategically developing eye care markets for over 20 years and we are moving into Missouri!
What makes us great? we focus on delivering high quality services to our patients through excellent coworkers, positive innovation, communication and customer service to form the core values of our organization.
As a seasoned optical general manager, we can provide the templates and help support your growth through this career, many of our GM’s move forward into district manager roles within 5 years, and regional experience in hiring, scheduling, lab, sales and managing multiple employees is required along with expert selling and dispensing tips!
Our general manager career is for doers and makers seeking a well-rounded community, a lifestyle within the community and a business template for success, we are also open to relocating GM’s and DM’s. ABO certification is preferred.
Come join us with management experience with mentoring, training, and development tools to assist in the day to day growth. We encourage our managers to lead, make decisions to what is right for every customer and situation.
We have a super benefits package that includes medical, dental, 401k and paid time off –lets plug in your super powers for the best career of your life! Relocation is available!
Send your resume to charisse@imatters.net
imatters represents the leading eye care practices, corporations, sales and research projects in the Nation. Good careers – start with great clients, better opportunities, where your aspirations become reality – we have those great careers.
Learn about these and more great clients through www.imatters.net and give us a call at 866.412.4115
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Position

Optical Lab Manager

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Job Description

Lab Manager – We see you at your best! Come join us as our optical lab manager with the best benefits in the business!

From state of the art surfacing, edging equipment, and a supportive training team, – you’ll find yourself learning, growing, and interacting with some of the most passionate and talented people in the business.

At the same time, you’ll be helping people look and see their best in Missouri

Responsibilities:
• Manages lab personnel; assign duties, establish performance standards and work schedules, train, motivate, mentor, counsel, measure performance, enforce company policies and procedures; hire and terminate colleagues as necessary.
• Coordinates lab and store objectives and establishes daily goals with leaders.
• Maintain quality control standards; providing an exceptional pair of glasses to the patient
• Maintains all equipment; schedule for repair and maintenance
• Ability to interact successfully with both internal and external customers at all levels.
• Prepares support center reporting to include, cost of goods sold, payroll percentages, daily usage lens reports, daily breakage reports and monthly physical inventory counts and forward to appropriate support center department and area leader.
This career is a growth opportunity too, join us with 2+ years of experience working in an optical laboratory and in a supervisory/lead role.
In return we have an abundant benefit package, including medical, dental, 401, disability, and PTO. Relocation is available for the exceptional candidate.
Send your resume to charisse@imatters.net
imatters represents the leading eye care practices, corporations, sales and research projects in the Nation. Good careers – start with great clients, better opportunities, where your aspirations become reality – we have those great careers.
Learn about these and more great clients through www.imatters.net and give us a call at 866.412.4115
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Position

General Manager Retail Optical

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Job Description

General Manager Retail Optical – fast track your eye care career. Relocation available

It’s not a job it’s a career, with excellent opportunities for you to expand your skills, develop your team and see your long term future with our team.

With 20 years’ experience and a foundation of excellence, our goals include growth into new markets one store at a time. With precision, developed techniques and motivated managers. Our growth means your growth as well, with top performers being offered regional and VP positions within 5 years.

Present talent includes:

Management of a single or multi-location optical with a full service lab– minimum of 2 years

Ability to dispense eyewear, and contact lenses as needed

ABO certification is preferred, optical dispensing is required.

Demonstrated Employee management, motivation, and Team training

Experience with frame inventory programs, vendor relations

Coordination of Optometry and Optical objectives, developing incentives, and assigning accountabilities.

Careers are crafted, they take the right opportunity, hard work and dedication,  we are committed to providing the support for your career,

In return we offer a solid benefit package, long term retirement, and team work.  It will be a fun experience, challenging and worth it. Relocation will be considered.

Get started today- send your resume confidentially to charisse toale,  charisse@imatters.net

imatters represents the leading eye care practices, corporations, sales and research projects in the Nation.    Good careers – start with great clients, better opportunities, where your aspirations become reality  – we have those great careers.

Learn about these and more great clients through www.imatters.net and give us a call at 866.412.4115

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Position

General Manager Retail Optical

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Job Description

General Manager Retail Optical – fast track your eye care career. Relocation available

It’s not a job it’s a career, with excellent opportunities for you to expand your skills, develop your team and see your long term future with our team.

With 20 years’ experience and a foundation of excellence, our goals include growth into new markets one store at a time. With precision, developed techniques and motivated managers. Our growth means your growth as well, with top performers being offered regional and VP positions within 5 years.

Present talent includes:

Management of a single or multi-location optical with a full service lab– minimum of 2 years

Ability to dispense eyewear, and contact lenses as needed

Licensed as an Optician in  South Carolina .

Demonstrated Employee management, motivation, and Team training

Experience with frame inventory programs, vendor relations

Coordination of Optometry and Optical objectives, developing incentives, and assigning accountabilities.

Careers are crafted, they take the right opportunity, hard work and dedication,  we are committed to providing the support for your career,

In return we offer a solid benefit package, long term retirement, and team work.  It will be a fun experience, challenging and worth it. Relocation will be considered.

Get started today- send your resume confidentially to charisse toale,  charisse@imatters.net

imatters represents the leading eye care practices, corporations, sales and research projects in the Nation.    Good careers – start with great clients, better opportunities, where your aspirations become reality  – we have those great careers.

Learn about these and more great clients through www.imatters.net and give us a call at 866.412.4115

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Position

Managing Optician

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Job Description

VVO is searching for Opticians to manage our new locations opening across the Midwest.

Our Managing Opticians will be responsible for leading our stylists to ensure all customers receive exceptional service throughout their shopping and purchasing experience.

The Managing Optician will ensure flawless accuracy in taking and recording measurements, adjusting and fitting eyewear, and execution of all details as needed.

He/she will verify that all finished eyewear meets optical standards and customer’s requirements/requests and comfortably explain eyewear prescription terminology to customers.

The Managing Optician will be responsible for training new Stylists and ensuring the Optique meets or exceeds sales goals.

In return, we offer a crazy benefit package which includes , medical, PTO, vision, dental,  401k , and profit sharing!

To apply for this amazing opportunity, send your resume to charisse@imatters.net

imatters represents the leading eye care practices, corporations, sales and research projects in the Nation.    Good careers – start with great clients, better opportunities, where your aspirations become reality  – we have those great careers.

Learn about these and more great clients through www.imatters.net and give us a call at 866.412.4115

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Position

Managing Optician

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Job Description

VVO is searching for Opticians to manage our new locations opening across the Midwest.

Our Managing Opticians will be responsible for leading our stylists to ensure all customers receive exceptional service throughout their shopping and purchasing experience.

The Managing Optician will ensure flawless accuracy in taking and recording measurements, adjusting and fitting eyewear, and execution of all details as needed.

He/she will verify that all finished eyewear meets optical standards and customer’s requirements/requests and comfortably explain eyewear prescription terminology to customers.

The Managing Optician will be responsible for training new Stylists and ensuring the Optique meets or exceeds sales goals.

In return, we offer a crazy benefit package which includes , medical, PTO, vision, dental,  401k , and profit sharing!

To apply for this amazing opportunity, send your resume to charisse@imatters.net

imatters represents the leading eye care practices, corporations, sales and research projects in the Nation.    Good careers – start with great clients, better opportunities, where your aspirations become reality  – we have those great careers.

Learn about these and more great clients through www.imatters.net and give us a call at 866.412.4115

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Position

Florida State Licensed Opticians

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Floating (based out of one store but also working in several stores within a desirable distance of home store)

Contact Information

Robert W. Albury Jr.

Phone: 352-326-3393

Email: olepac57@yahoo.com

Job Description

Florida State Licensed Opticians

Benefits:

    • 401K
    • Health, Dental, Vision Insurance available after grace period has been met
    • Associate Discount Program available after grace period has been met
    • Stock Purchase Program
  • PTO hours, based upon hours worked

Apply:

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Position

FACULTY AND PROGRAM COORDINATOR OF OPHTHALMIC DISPENSING AND DESIGN– OPEN RANK

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Application filing instructions in Job Description

Job Description

MIDDLESEX COMMUNITY COLLEGE
JOB OPPORTUNITY
FACULTY AND PROGRAM COORDINATOR OF OPHTHALMIC DISPENSING AND DESIGN– OPEN RANK
Full-Time, 10-month, Tenure Track
Projected Start Date – JANUARY 2018
PLEASE FOLLOW THE SPECIFIC APPLICATION FILING INSTRUCTIONS AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE!

Open To: The Public

Location: Middletown, CT

Hours: 35 hours per week

Salary: Assistant Professor – $63,732; Associate Professor $65,694, Professor $72,981; with excellent medical insurance, retirement and related fringe benefits.

Closing Date: August 4, 2017

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: This position reports to the Director of the School of Allied Health, Business, and STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics). The Program Coordinator will teach 6 credit/contact hours per semester in Ophthalmic Dispensing and Design with special emphasis on courses that require the supervision and services of a licensed Optician. The incumbent will serve as the primary Academic Advisor for program-enrolled students and perform additional responsibilities as required of all faculty members. In addition, s/he will have a two-course release (6 credit/contact hours) per semester to perform administrative duties such as, but not limited to, curriculum planning and development; establishing and maintaining field work and externship sites; recommending the hiring of, and supervising, full and part-time faculty in the program; student recruitment and retention and participating in the admissions process for new students; and, leading efforts to maintain program accreditation by the Commission on Opticianry Accreditation. The successful candidate must have demonstrated an interest in, and an aptitude for, teaching the full range of courses from the introductory through the advanced level. S/he must be committed to adopting innovative instructional approaches along with current instructional techniques; integrating instructional technology; and, incorporating service learning in the curriculum.

General Experience:
Master’s degree in Health, Education or Business, current State of CT Optician License, current ABO-NCLE Certification and minimum 4 years teaching, OR Bachelor of Science degree in Health, Education or Business with minimum 5 years of optical experience, current State of CT Optician License, current ABO-NCLE Certification and a minimum of 2 years of college teaching experience. NOTE***Hiring at the Associate Professor and Professor level requires between 5 and 10 years of college teaching experience in conjunction with advanced degrees.

Special Experience: Preferred experience includes optical related teaching experience; computer literacy, including
experience with instructional applications; working with community college students of varying abilities; an understanding
of the mission of the community college; demonstrated involvement in support of diversity; a commitment to civic engagement and community service activities; and, ability to respond to and work with multiple constituencies. Candidates must possess valid driver’s license as in state travel to field work and externship sites will be required.

Substitution Allowed: Applicants who do not meet the minimum qualifications as stated, or who possess a degree in a related field, are encouraged to put in writing precisely how their background and experience have prepared them for the responsibilities of this position and by providing appropriate references.

Working Conditions: Incumbents typically perform their work in classroom, laboratory and office settings. Some offsite work in field and/or externship sites will be required.
Application Instructions: Email letter of intent, resume, BOR Application, transcripts (unofficial copies are
acceptable at the application stage), to: MX-HR-Recruitment@mxcc.commnet.edu; OR, mail to:
Noreen Wilson, Administrative Assistant
Human Resources
Middlesex Community College
100 Training Hill Road
Middletown, CT 06457

For more information about Middlesex Community College please visit our website, www.mxcc.edu

MIDDLESEX COMMUNITY COLLEGE IS AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION / EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER; M/F PR OTECTED GROUP MEMBERS ARE STRONGLY ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.
Middlesex Community College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious creed, age, gender, gender identity or expression, national origin, marital status, ancestry, present or past history of mental disorder, learning disability or physical disability, political belief, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information or criminal record. The following individuals have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: Adrienne Maslin, Title IX Coordinator and Section 504/ADA Coordinator, amaslin@mxcc.edu; 860-343-5759 or Anastasia Pych, Secondary Title IX Coordinator, apych@mxcc.edu, 860-343-5751.

Position

FOR LICENSED/APPRENTICE NEW YORK STATE AND/OR CONNECTICUT OPTICIAN

Contact Information

Send CV and Resume, with cover letter to

Marty@Trappoptical.com

Job Description

FOR LICENSED/APPRENTICE NEW YORK STATE AND/OR CONNECTICUT OPTICIAN.

Experience [ internship and/or work experience considered] and Education are important.

 

Must have good optical skills, will train to our philosophy and system.

Candidate should have a thirst for never ending knowledge of both technical expertise and  the human condition which leads to great interpersonal character and good customer skills.

 

Our Westchester County NY Locations [3] and Greenwich CT shops are upscale in both product and fabrication capability. Our staff continues to augment their education to both improve and maintain their licenses through C.Ed credits in person, in-service, and online study. We encourage participation in Professional Organizations such as The National Academy and ABO/NCLE as well as state societies. Additionally, we frequently participate in community- based programs that give back to the communities which we serve, and help those in need.

 

Hours:

Flexible, but our shops are open Mon-Sat with one early evening per week.

Liberal vacation and profit-sharing programs.

Compensation: Commensurate with the candidate’s experience and position.

Promotion and growth opportunity- a strong incentive. Join us for a career! Most of our Associates have long tenure with us, for all the reasons stated above.

Position

Dispensing optician

Contact Information

Contact: Linda Drake, OD

Email: ldrake@customeyeskc.com

Job Description

Custom Eyes is in need of an experienced dispensing optician in our busy Lenexa, KS location!

This is a full time position averaging 35 hours per week.  This position entails working with a wonderful team, edging, fitting, adjusting, and dispensing eyewear. On the job training in OfficeMate and ExamWriter software programs is included, as well as filing insurances.

Benefits include six days of vacation after six months of employment, annual vacation pay that increases yearly, birthdays off with pay, holidays off with pay, a 401K after one year of employment and 75% of full time employees’ health and dental insurance premium payments (after 60 days).

Our practice loves to hire team members who put the patient first and who can bring fresh ideas to grow the practice and customer service.

Our website is www.customeyeskc.com.

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Position

General Manager- Retail Optical

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Job Description

General Manager Retail Optical – make your goals happen today! Relocation available

It’s not a job it’s a career, with excellent opportunities for you to expand your skills, develop your team and see your long term future with us!

With 20 years’ experience and a foundation of excellence, our goals include growth into new markets one store at a time. With precision, developed techniques and motivated managers. Our growth means your growth as well, with top performers being offered regional and VP positions within 5 years.

Present talent includes:

Management of a single or multi-location optical with a full service lab – 3+ years’ experience preferred

  • Ability to dispense eyewear
  • Demonstrated Employee management, motivation, and Team training
  • Experience with frame inventory programs,  and vendor relations
  • Coordination of Optometry and Optical objectives, developing incentives, and assigning accountabilities.

Careers are crafted, they take the right opportunity, hard work and dedication, we are committed to providing the support for your career,

In return we offer a solid benefit package, long term retirement, and team work.  It will be a fun experience, challenging and worth it.

Fargo, the gateway to the West, and a TOP 100 best place to live. Fargo is jam-packed with museums, galleries, outdoor activities including top golf courses, and river experiences. Low taxes, and a strong workforce make it the perfect place to call home.

Get started today- send your resume confidentially to charisse toale,  charisse@imatters.net

fax 866.461.4097, chat: 866.412.4115 and see this and other careers at www.imatters.net

imatters assists employers in staffing key talent, while helping individuals with career transition and growth opportunities.

imatters staff has extensive experience in the eye care industry, with a proven track record of recruiting and placing highly talented professionals with cutting-edge practices and corporations. Learn more about us at www.imatters.net

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Position

General Manager/ Optician-Retail Manager

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Job Description

General Manager see your future in our Retail Optical – Tulsa, OK

We are moving forward with amazing success in Tulsa, Ok, listed by US News in the Best Places to Live-Tulsan’s are known for warm welcoming hospitality, and a quality of life that surpasses most regions. Once considered the oil capital of the world “T-Town” has developed into a vibrant modern metro area.

We found the community accepting and are flourishing in our new location, bring on a General Manager is our next step in providing excellence in patient management.

Join us as a results-oriented, high-energy, hands-on professional, with a successful record of accomplishments in the optical eyewear industry.

Experience in management, staff training, quality assurance, and customer service focusing on providing the recipient with the highest quality of service.

Major strengths include strong leadership, excellent communication skills, competent, strong team player, attention to detail, and compliance in all regulated environments.

Key skills include a thorough knowledge of current eyewear trends, best practices, and a clear vision to accomplish the company goals

The fine print – excellent benefits, including medical, dental, PTO and special perks along the way, relocation assistance is available

Experience and Knowledge are key with us!  Dispensing skills as an optician are required.

Joining us is joining a team of professionals with the goal of supporting your success – as our General Manager set your sites on continuing your growth with our District Manager training.

we realize you are one in a million!

that’s what imatters does- matching the coolest, brightest and those most interested in growing their careers with us!

to apply for our career – send your resume to charisse@imatters.net  your success matters.

fax 866.461.4097, chat: 866.412.4115 x 700 and see this and other careers at www.imatters.net

imatters assists employers in staffing key talent, while helping individuals with career transition and growth opportunities.

imatters staff has extensive experience in the eyecare industry, with a proven track record of recruiting and placing highly talented professionals with cutting-edge practices and corporations. Learn more about us at www.imatters.net

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Position

Licensed Optician to be Optical Manager

Contact Information

Apply Here: www.usvision.com

Job Description

U.S. Vision, the 7th largest optical retailer in the United States, is seeking a full-time Licensed Optician to be Optical Manager of our BJ’s Optical location in the Charlotte, NC. We care about our customers, and believe that their quality of vision improves their quality of life.
Eyewear is more than just clear vision; it is also a fantastic opportunity to express one’s individuality and identity. If this is something you are excited about, read on!
The successful Optical Manager will be able to supervise, coach and develop optical staff. They will also help to enhance profitability of the store among other daily operations. The Optical Manager will also ensure a delightful customer experience for exam patients and shoppers.
Requirements:
• A licensed optician within the state of North Carolina
• Have one or more years of management experience in retail; drive for results and proven track record in reaching goals
• Strong skills in supervising others, and mentoring them to generate customer satisfaction and sales
• Able to use computer systems for sales, ordering, timekeeping, payroll and HR activities
• Polished customer service skills and a genuine ability to understand your patients’ needs. Capable of resolving customer complaints if they arise, with tact and positive outcomes
• Must be reliable and punctual in attendance to keep store hours and coverage in the store.
• An interest in fashion eyewear and an eye for style is highly desired.
• Must be flexible for scheduling, and able to work weekends and holidays, as well as special sales events.
• This job involves standing for extended periods of time, some walking within the store, some bending, lifting, and organizing of wall displays of frames.
Our company offers excellent benefits and a competitive compensation plan. We are an equal opportunity employer. Drug Free

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Position

Manager, Optical Shop

Contact Information

Contact: Ellen Hanson

Email: ehanson1@tuftsmedicalcenter.org

Job Description

Under general guidance from the Administrative Director, this position manages day-to-day operations of the Optical Shop of the New England Eye Center and participates and makes recommendations in long-range planning for the Optical Shop. Evaluates, implements, and maintains state of the art automated processes for prescription management, inventory management and electronic record keeping.

Responsibilities
Collaborates with Administrative Director and Chair of Ophthalmology to set goals, resolve conflicts, to ensure high standards of customer service are maintained and to devise merchandising programs appropriate to the conditions at the location.

Operations:
Supervises, hires, and appraises the performance of all Optical Shop staff. Ensures staffing levels and hours of operations meet patient demands.
Oversees the timely operation and management of the Optical Shop within Pratt Ophthalmology, supervises Senior Opticians, Opticians, or Apprentice Opticians, and support staff based on needs.
Directs and supervises assigned personnel including performance evaluations, scheduling, orientation, and training. Makes recommendations on employee hires, transfers, promotions, salary changes, discipline, terminations, and similar actions. Addresses grievances and other personnel problems within position responsibilities. Provides effective direction, guidance, and leadership over the staff for effective teamwork and motivation.
Develops, recommends, and manages the Optical Shop budget. Coordinates the assignment of tasks for the efficient utilization of available resources.
Maintains a safe, patient friendly facility providing an efficient yet comfortable layout, which maximizes the Shop’s marketing potential. Fosters a “patient (customer) is always right” mindset.
Monitors inventory for a wide variety of eye wear and ensures that par levels of same are in stock. Monitors supply/equipment expenses and takes advantage of volume or time discounts as available. Seeks and reviews vendor proposals to improve both availability and price of stock.
Monitors equipment throughout the Shops to ensure it is available for patient care at all times. Reports equipment malfunctions in a timely manner to minimize downtime. Coordinates equipment repairs with vendors. Identifies equipment needs as necessary and new technology becomes available.
Manages day-to-day administrative matters relating to the Shops – e.g. timely invoice processing, employee relations matters, patient requests, patient complaints, etc. Performs such tasks independently, referring appropriate matters to Administrative Director.
Maintains an orderly and efficient “in house” laboratory, or uses effective procedures to order outside laboratory work.
Performs regular optician duties as work levels demands.
Works cooperatively with eye clinical staff to maximize potential overlap of patient appointments and Optical Shop referrals. Maintains current knowledge of patient schedules to ensure that Optical Shop is open at times of peak patient flow.
Conducts regular meetings of the Optical Shop staff to provide information updates and to discuss pertinent issues with the Shop’s performance.
Ensures that Optical Shop follows Pratt Ophthalmology policies and programs as relevant to the operation.
Follows Pratt Ophthalmology policies regarding the confidentiality of patient and business information. Ensures that all Optical Shop staff maintains the same standard.
Maintains collaborative team relationships with peers and colleagues in order to effectively contribute to the working group’s achievement of goals, and to help foster a positive work environment.
Performs other similar and related duties as required or directed.

Merchandising:
Oversees additions and changes to the inventory of merchandise carried in the shop.
Develops display and consumer information designs to best present the options available to patients.
Develops merchandising programs to generate Optical Shop patronage. Takes precautions necessary to avoid theft including the display of high value items in locked display cases.

Finance and Control:
Follows Pratt Ophthalmology procedure and generally accepted accounting principles for safety and control of cash and other payments.
Prepares annual budget for the Optical Shops and monitors actual-versus-budget variances each month. Maintains accurate statistics necessary to support budget assumptions.
Develops and recommends the pricing structure for the Optical Shop.
Analyzes all invoices for accuracy, management of merchandise credits, etc. Prepares all check requests for invoice payments
Ensures that all patient billing occurs in a timely – i.e. daily – manner within the parameters of various insurance carriers. Consults ophthalmic billing staff for guidance if needed. Keeps update on new vendor policies for electronic billing.
Prepares statistical reports on Excel for Director and Chair to allow for analysis of shop performances, analysis of trend changes
Conducts annual inventory count at the end of the fiscal year.

Marketing:
Works with physicians and optometrists to effectively market the Optical Shop to NEEC patients.
Determines creative strategy and develops marketing materials to communicate the advantage of using our shop rather than the chain optical firms.
Leads internal marketing programs for Tufts employees.

Human Resources:
Maintains a professional and cordial relationship with the medical staff.
Models excellent customer service at all times.
Ensures that all patient transactions are conducted with respect and care for the image of New England Eye Center.
Supervises and develops staff to assure proper distribution and coverage.
Assures that staff dress appropriately and demonstrate professional attire.
Ensure proper workload distribution matching staff competencies and work complexity.

Quality Assurance:
Develops and enacts quality assurance programs and activities in conjunction with appropriate Departmental and hospital guidelines. Writes Department’s quality assurance plan and ensures that it complies with JCAHO standards.
Monitors ongoing manufacture of spectacles and lenses. Spot-checks such manufacturing by each optician and take corrective action as needed.
Monitors deliveries of prescription eyewear to ensure that the prescription was accurately filled and that there is no damage to the glasses.
Works with staff to resolve patient issues and complaints expeditiously and consistently.

Requirements
Completed the Commonwealth of Massachusetts approved course of study required for a dispensing optician license.
Current Massachusetts Optician’s License
Bachelor’s degree preferred.
Five years of experience as a dispensing optician with responsibility progressing from entry level to a senior level position encompassing the requirements listed in this job description.
Two years of experience in the supervision of other opticians and in optical shop operations preferred.
Broad knowledge of optical dispensing including: metrics for fitting, determination of eyewear best suited to the patient’s needs, optical laboratory operations and the use of optical instruments for checking and determining prescription metrics.
Broad knowledge and experience in merchandising and dealing with vendors to ensure quality and service goals are met.
Excellent interpersonal skills to resolve conflict resolution and team efforts applied to patients and office colleagues. Good supervisory skills.
Working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel.
Ability to learn and use computer office automation systems within a three month timeframe.

To apply, please visit our careers website at https://jobs.tuftsmedicalcenter.org/job/boston/manager-optical-shop/1172/4241450 and apply online.

Position

Optical Manager(Licensed in NC)

Contact Information

Contact: Sierra Andrews

Emailsandrews@usvision.com

Phone: (980) 263-7024

Job Description

U.S. Vision, the 7th largest optical retailer in the United States, is seeking a full-time Licensed Optician to be Optical Manager of our JC Penney Optical location in the Hanes Mall in Winston Salem, NC. We care about our customers, and believe that their quality of vision improves their quality of life.
Eyewear is more than just clear vision; it is also a fantastic opportunity to express one’s individuality and identity. If this is something you are excited about, read on!
The successful Optical Manager will be able to supervise, coach and develop optical staff. They will also help to enhance profitability of the store among other daily operations. The Optical Manager will also ensure a delightful customer experience for exam patients and shoppers.
Requirements:
• A licensed optician within the state of North Carolina
• Have one or more years of management experience in retail; drive for results and proven track record in reaching goals
• Strong skills in supervising others, and mentoring them to generate customer satisfaction and sales
• Able to use computer systems for sales, ordering, timekeeping, payroll and HR activities
• Polished customer service skills and a genuine ability to understand your patients’ needs. Capable of resolving customer complaints if they arise, with tact and positive outcomes
• Must be reliable and punctual in attendance to keep store hours and coverage in the store.
• An interest in fashion eyewear and an eye for style is highly desired.
• Must be flexible for scheduling, and able to work weekends and holidays, as well as special sales events.
• This job involves standing for extended periods of time, some walking within the store, some bending, lifting, and organizing of wall displays of frames.
Our company offers excellent benefits and a competitive compensation plan. We are an equal opportunity employer. Drug Free

Website

Position

Opticians and eyewear dispensers

Contact Information

Contact: Heather Seales

Email: heather@imatters.net

Phone: 866.412.4115 x 707

Job Description

Opticians and eyewear dispensers, excellent private practice! Jacksonville, Fl

Located in the fabulous Jacksonville community of Southside/Mandarin; this practice comes complete with a beautiful mid to high end optical,  stocked contact lens department, and state of the art equipment.

Our eyewear collections are as unique as gold and wood, bevel, and salt to beachwear sunglasses. Our goal is finding those special pairs of eyewear that make the patient look and feel fantastic!

Joining us is joining the best practice in Florida, with a rich history of excellence in patient management, options for our patients from contact lenses to lasik.

Your goals are our goals, join us as an experienced eyewear dispenser,   attainment of your ABO certification, and/or License to dispense in Florida is preferred.   We can manage the rest through continuing education and certification attainment.

New to the area, no worries,

The Southside area is considered, the latest up and coming section of Jacksonville and it’s blossomed into a bustling business center. St. Johns Town Center – a 1.1 million-square-foot, open-air lifestyle center offering innovative new retail, residential, hotel, and dining choices for Jacksonville shoppers is one of the highlights of the area.

We have selective relocation packages available. robust benefit packages including medical, PTO and many perks for our best employees!

Come visit for a day and stay for a lifetime!

we realize you are one in a million!

that’s what imatters does- matching the coolest, brightest and those most interested in growing their careers with us! as eyecare professionals- imatters places 99% of our talent!

we only offer you the best opportunities, confidentially. to apply for our career – send your resume to charisse@imatters.net your success matters.

fax 866.461.4097, chat: 866.412.4115 and see this and other careers at www.imatters.net

imatters assists employers in staffing key talent, while helping individuals with career transition and growth opportunities.

imatters staff has extensive experience in the eyecare industry, with a proven track record of recruiting and placing highly talented professionals with cutting-edge practices and corporations. Learn more about us at www.imatters.net

join imatters on social media! facebook.com/imatters.eyes and https://www.linkedin.com/company/imatters. Its imatters- leading the way with successful staffing in the eyecare industry

Position

ophthalmic technician with retina experience

Contact Information

Contact: Heather Seales

Email: heather@imatters.net

Phone: 866.412.4115 x 707

Job Description

ophthalmic technician with retina experience, richmond, va

Great news!

Due to continued growth and success, our practice has exciting career opportunities for an ophthalmic technician with retina experience

We are a progressive, Virginia multi sub-specialty ophthalmology group with 4 locations, a surgery center and more on the way!

Generations of Virginians have trusted the medical and surgical experts at our practice to provide a higher standard of eye-care excellence.

We are adding passionate, energetic and patient focused Ophthalmic technicians to serve our patients in all our locations.

The following skills are preferred for our retina team

Retinoscopy, Manual Refraction, fundus photography, tonometry as well as perform OCT and VF testing.

Lets do this! Become part of a quality driven organization and while receive an excellent salary and benefits package (health and dental insurance, 401k, paid-time-off, continuing education and certifications covered.)

Relocation is available for the best of the best! Meet us today!

we realize you are one in a million!

that’s what imatters does- matching the coolest, brightest and those most interested in growing their careers with us! as eyecare professionals- imatters places 99% of our talent!

we only offer you the best opportunities, confidentially. to apply for our career – send your resume to charisse@imatters.net your success matters.

fax 866.461.4097, chat: 866.412.4115 and see this and other careers at www.imatters.net

imatters assists employers in staffing key talent, while helping individuals with career transition and growth opportunities.

imatters staff has extensive experience in the eyecare industry, with a proven track record of recruiting and placing highly talented professionals with cutting-edge practices and corporations. Learn more about us at www.imatters.net

join imatters on social media! facebook.com/imatters.eyes and https://www.linkedin.com/company/imatters. Its imatters- leading the way with successful staffing in the eyecare industry

Position

Ophthalmic technicians

Contact Information

Contact: Heather Seales

Email: heather@imatters.net

Phone: 866.412.4115 x 707

Job Description

Ophthalmic technicians, your career is calling in Richmond, VA

Joining us is making your best career happen, right from the start.

Growth is sight! With a new location opening in March, we are hiring talented ophthalmic technicians throughout the Richmond area.

Our ophthalmic technicians are the “right hand and arm” of our Ophthalmologists. Your support is paramount to our patients and Physicians success.

A day in our ophthalmic technician’s life includes:

  • Patient workups
  • Diagnostic equipment will include, visual fields, OCT, IOL master, HRT, A and B scans, manual refractions, tonometry, slit lamp exams as well.
  • Certifications as an ophthalmic technician are preferred, COA or COT
  • A Dynamic team of eyecare professionals, technicians, and Physicians to support your success

We have full time opportunities with above average employee benefits from insurance, to gym discounts –

  • Training –  Have an area you wish to focus on or certification? We will train to enhance your present skills
  • Support-  we believe in providing the best possible working environment –
  • Leadership–  we have careers that allow your success and dreams become reality
  • Relocation is available

we realize you are one in a million!

that’s what imatters does- matching the coolest, brightest and those most interested in growing their careers with us! as eyecare professionals- imatters places 99% of our talent!

we only offer you the best opportunities, confidentially. to apply for our career – send your resume to charisse@imatters.net your success matters.

fax 866.461.4097, chat: 866.412.4115 and see this and other careers at www.imatters.net

imatters assists employers in staffing key talent, while helping individuals with career transition and growth opportunities.

imatters staff has extensive experience in the eyecare industry, with a proven track record of recruiting and placing highly talented professionals with cutting-edge practices and corporations. Learn more about us at www.imatters.net

join imatters on social media! facebook.com/imatters.eyes and https://www.linkedin.com/company/imatters. Its imatters- leading the way with successful staffing in the eyecare industry