Optometrist - Full-time/Part-time - Medically-Oriented Private Practice - South Portland, ME
*Recent grads and experienced optometrists are encouraged to apply!
Our practice is the culmination of two generations of education, learning, innovation, and patient treatment. For over 60 years our goal has been to not only be the best practice in the region but also to elevate the level of eye care to the community. Each and every day we ensure that the eye care we offer is the best it can be by investing in state-of-the-art technology and the always developing clinical skills of our staff. If you’re a passionate OD looking to practice to the fullest extent of your license and offer unparalleled care, we want you on our team!
What You’ll Need:
- Doctor of Optometry (O.D.) Degree (or pending)
- Valid ME state license to practice optometry (or pending)
- Availability to work
- Any specialty skill-set is an advantage
- Specialty contact lenses and binocular vision is a plus
- Hard-working attitude and willingness to expand your own patient base
- Very good interpersonal skills
- Medically minded candidate open to learning new skills
- Strong business background is a plus
Why Work Here?
Exposure: You will gain exposure to a wide range of eye care and vision needs in our full-scope practice--about 60%-70% medical with an emphasis on retina and glaucoma, and 30%-40% routine and contact lenses. We know that having the right amount of time to offer your patients is paramount to good care, so our ODs typically see around 18 patients a day. You will be working alongside 2 front desk staff and another OD, and we have 1 tech assigned to every OD. In addition to a great supporting staff, you’ll have the best equipment to work with, including:
- Octopos Visual Field
- Optos Retinal Imaging
Schedule: We’re looking for a great full-time OD to cover our offices in Portland and the Auburn and Augusta areas, and are open to a part-time schedule for associates interested in staying in South Portland, with the potential for full-time down the road! Our practice is open Monday to Friday 9 AM to 5 PM, and Saturdays from 9 AM to 4 PM
Compensation: We offer a competitive salary structure with a production bonus, a stipend for CE, and licensure coverage!
Why You’ll Love Our Location:
It is our goal to always maintain and build a warm, caring, and nurturing environment that encourages innovation and strives for improvement at every opportunity--this is a great practice for a doctor who wants to be a part of a thriving, growing team and wants to invest in their future. We’re a cozy suburban community with many quiet neighborhoods and a strong commercial center, perfect for families or anyone who wants to live near the excitement of Portland.
If you are ready to take the next step in your career, apply today through Eyes On Eyecare!
Interested in this job? Get in touch with Christine!