Optician - Full-time - Private Practice - Milton, WA

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Milton-Edgewood Eye Clinic
Milton, WA
Private practice
Based on experience

Optician - Full-time - Private Practice - Milton, WA

About the practice

Milton-Edgewood Eye Clinic is seeking a full-time Optician to join our growing eye clinic in the greater Seattle / Tacoma area. We are a busy practice that provides the highest quality of care and eyewear to the community. We are known for the thoroughness and utilization of advanced technology. Our team members play a key role in ensuring that our patients have a rewarding experience to keep them returning and referring their friends and family.

About the Optician Position 

Our new dispensing optician will be a welcome addition to our team and family, who is both personable and welcoming to our patients. A passion for eyecare and general patient health is essential to providing the best experience we can! Previous experience is welcome but not required. 

This is an incredible opportunity for an optician seeking a long-term opportunity! 

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

  • Receive customers' prescriptions for eyeglasses or contact lenses from our Doctors of Optometry
  • Take eyewear measurements and adjust eyewear to ensure a good fit
  • Educate customers about eyewear and help customers choose eyeglass frames and lenses 
  • Repair or replace broken eyeglass frames
  • Create work orders for optical laboratory
  • Perform business and administrative tasks, such as maintaining eyewear order records, keeping track of customers' prescriptions, and ordering and maintaining inventory

Requirements & Qualifications

  • Team player with strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Detail-oriented, efficient, and accurate multi-tasker
  • Passionate about providing exceptional customer service
  • Fast learner and interested in learning additional skills, like pre-testing and front desk
  • Able to work in close proximity to patients when helping with eyewear
  • Available to work Tuesday - Saturday
  • Committed to protecting against the spread of COVID-19

Why You’ll Love this Opportunity

  • Environment - professional, friendly, and upbeat environment with a commitment to do our best to protect patients, staff, and doctors from the spread of COVID-19 protect COVID
  • Opportunity - chance to learn and grow at a clinic who wants to invest in your long-term career
  • Location - Our clinic is an easy commute from Auburn, Federal Way, Fife, Puyallup, Sumner, Milton, Edgewood, and many parts of Tacoma

Compensation & Benefits

We reward our staff well, and provide a competitive salary, commensurate with experience and benefits, including: 

  • Competitive compensation
  • Paid Training
  • Paid Vacation and Holidays
  • Retirement plan match

What our patients say about us:

“I had a fantastic experience at this place. The whole staff was friendly and helpful. The doctor was knowledgeable, and her service was great. She also has a great sense of humor and a kind smile. Don't let the location and size fool you, these folks will take care of you…”

“Friendly, honest staff. Excellent selection of contacts and glasses and always on the cutting edge of testing and early detection. Even after moving 20 miles away, I still go to them because of their awesome customer service!”

Whether you are looking for your first opportunity in eyecare or you’re an experienced optician looking to take the next step in your career, we look forward to welcoming you to our team! Apply here through CovalentCareers!