Optician - Full-time - Private Practice - Fremont, CA

Updated 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Fremont Optometric Group
Newark, CA
Private practice
Salary
Based on experience
Schedule
Full-time, Part-time

Optician - Full-time - Private Practice - Fremont, CA

About the Practice

Fremont Optometric Group is a fast-paced, multi-doctor optometric practice looking for the right individual to assist patients in frame/lens selection for our patients. With multiple years serving the community, our practice is well-renowned and a well-oiled machine.

If you are a personable and hardworking Optician, if you make people feel comfortable while educating them, and if you’re looking to take the next step in your career, apply today! 

What You’ll Do:

As an optician in our practice, your regular duties will include

  • Perform auxiliary testing as ordered by doctor and enter results in electronic record.
  • Evaluate patient's vocational and avocational visual requirements by reviewing optical requirements
  • Measure patient for bridge and eye size, temple length, vertex distance, pupillary distance, and optical center of eyes using millimeter rule and light reflex pupillometer
  • Help patients select frames by offering commentary on styles, colors, coordinating frames with facial and eye measurements and optical prescriptions
  • Complete electronic lab order
  • Educate patients by offering instructions in eyeglass and contact lens care and use
  • Complete all spectacle and contact lens ordering information in electronic record
  • Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities
  • All other duties as assigned by supervisor

What You’ll Need:

  • At least one year of Optician experience required
  • Exceptional customer service
  • Strong knowledge of computers and the ability to learn new software quickly is a must!
  • Willingness to cross-train and learn different tasks
  • Ability to multitask and handle pressure effectively
  • Familiarity with Vision Insurances
  • Familiarity with VSP billing, Revolution software, and frame board management a plus
  • ABO certified a plus

Why You’ll Love this Opportunity

  • Environment - You’ll love coming to work in our family-friendly atmosphere! Our friendly team and returning customers will make you feel right at home. Although we are a franchise, we operate and feel more like a private practice, due to our longstanding legacy and repeat customers!
  • Compensation & Benefits - Competitive pay of $15 - $22 hourly, commensurate with experience. Full-time benefits after 3-month probationary period as well, including:
    • Production Bonuses
    • Medical benefit
    • Vision benefits
    • Paid Holidays
    • Paid Vacation and Sick Days
    • IRA retirement compensation program
    • Staff Events
  • Location - A beautiful city in the San Francisco Bay Area with gorgeous lakes, fantastic historical sites chronicling the history of the area from the missions to historic farms, and a convenient rapid transport system providing easy access to San Francisco and other cities in the area. Fremont is a perfect location for anyone who wants more activities than they can count at their fingertips.

We look forward to welcoming you to our team! Apply today here through CovalentCareers!


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