Optometrist - Full-Time Float - Full-Scope Private Practice - Gary, East Chicago, Merrillville, IN

Updated 6 days, 21 hours ago
Gary, IN
Private practice
Based on experience

Optometrist - Full-Time Float - Full-Scope Private Practice - Gary, East Chicago & Merrillville, IN 

*Licensed new grads and experienced doctors are encouraged to apply!

Our practice is looking for a fantastic new optometrist to join our team and provide comprehensive care to our neighbors in Gary, East Chicago and Merrillville! This is a perfect opportunity for ODs looking for a great salary, a great team, and a work-life balance!

Why You’ll Love This Opportunity:


  • Do what you love - A doctor at our practice will the opportunity to practice full-scope optometry ranging from general eye care needs to specialty areas such as macular degeneration, dry eye, glaucoma, pediatric eye care and vision therapy, diabetic retinopathy, and amblyopia. We have great equipment available to empower our doctors, including VF, OCT, and retinal camera!


  • Friendly, experienced staff - You will have the opportunity to work with and learn from three other OD at times, and will have the aid of a technician and full support staff!
  • A lovely location - Gary sits right on the shore of Lake Michigan and is a cozy distance away from  Chicago - close enough for easy access and far enough away to offer a reprieve from the bustling city life. Gary's Miller Beach Arts & Creative District hosts a renowned biennial public art street festival, and this city is growing and developing every day!

Schedule & Benefits

  • Work/Life Balance - We work standard hours of 9 AM to 5 PM Monday to Friday, and 9 AM to 12 PM on Saturdays, ensuring that the majority of your weekend is yours to enjoy!
  • Competitive pay and benefits - We offer a competitive compensation of $130K with a bonus and a benefits package including:
    • Health
    • CE coverage
    • Malpractice
    • 401K with match

What You’ll Need:

  • Doctor of Optometry (O.D.) Degree (or pending) 
  • An IN Optometry License (or pending) 
  • Our ideal candidate is passionate about optometry and contributes to an energetic, positive attitude in the workplace!

If you are ready to take the next step in your career, apply through Eyes on Eyecare® today!

Christine Carder

Interested in this job? Get in touch with Christine!

Christine Carder
Christine Carder Candidate Success Team +1 858-780-4457 Email Christine