Optician - Full-Time - Private Practice - New Paltz & Pleasant Valley, NY
About the Practice
Austin Ryan Optika has proudly been serving our community since 2001, and we’re backed with over 35 years of industry experience! If you are a personable and hardworking Optician looking to work at a practice where we truly care for our patients and always provide our best care, apply today!
What You’ll Do:
As an optician in our practice, your regular duties will include:
- Receive our customers' prescriptions for eyeglasses or contact lenses from our Doctors of Optometry,
- Pre-test patients and take eyewear measurements and adjust eyewear to ensure a good fit
- Understanding our products and familiarity with sales so that you can educate patients about their eyewear options and assist them in selecting eyeglass frames and lenses that work best for their needs
- Clerical and administrative duties, including but not limited to: answering calls, verifying insurances, submitting lab orders, scheduling appointments, insurance billing, and maintaining frame boards
What You’ll Need:
- A friendly personality and great customer service skills
- Team player mentality with a strong work ethic and multitasking skills
- Vision Insurance, optometry, and medical knowledge are a plus!
Why You’ll Love this Opportunity
- Environment - This is the perfect opportunity for an optician looking for growth professionally and personally. Our practice handles many medical exams, specialty exams, and contact lens fittings, so an optician who joins us will be able to work with and help a wide patient demographic. Employees at our practice are compensated well, receiving a competitive salary and a benefits package!
- Location - We only employ people who value others. We understand how important our teams are and we consider ourselves a work family. New Paltz & Pleasant Valley are incredible, scenic towns with great schools and beautiful mountains. New Paltz is home to a lively music scene, farm-to-table eateries, charming boutiques and cafes, the SUNY New Paltz campus, and the historic Mohonk Preserve!
We look forward to welcoming you to our team! Apply today here through Eyes On Eyecare!