Optometrist - Part-Time - Private Practice - New York, NY (Chinatown)
Recent grads and experienced optometrists are welcome to apply!
About the Practice
Our practice has earned its great reputation by providing top-rated eye care to patients of Chinatown, Flushing, Forest Hills, Tribeca, and Sunset Park Brooklyn for over 30 years! We are known for the thoroughness and utilization of advanced technology.
We are looking for an engaging, personable, and customer-focused optometrist to join our Mott Street location in Lower Manhattan. It is strongly preferred that applicants are bilingual (Chinese).
About the Optometrist Position
Our new optometrist can be on a part-time (4 days per week) basis and will be a welcome addition to our team and family! This fulfilling opportunity will allow you to work with a diverse group of patients in a supportive environment.
As an optometrist in our practice, your regular duties will include:
- Perform comprehensive eye exams
- Diagnose and assist in the treatment of glaucoma
- Prescribe corrective lenses
- Provide pre- and post-operative care to surgical patients
- Promote healthy vision by counseling and educating patients
- Maintain detailed patient records regarding diagnosis, treatment plans, and progress
- Handle eyecare emergencies
Optometrist Job Requirements & Qualifications
- Doctor of Optometry (O.D.) degree
- Valid NY state license to practice optometry and NPI number
- Medicaid number preferred
- Bilingual in English & Chinese strongly preferred
- Ability to effectively communicate with a diverse patient population
- Strong sense of workplace professionalism and personal ethics
- Customer-service orientation with excellent interpersonal skills
- Reliable and dependable with a growth mindset
Why You’ll Love This Opportunity
- Opportunity & Exposure: In addition to working for a well-established, well-renowned optical group, you will gain experience working with patients of all ages. You will have the opportunity to grow with the practice!
- Environment: Our group has 6 offices in New York City and we are growing! We foster a very exciting and dynamic retail environment. We are a family-owned and operated business and we put our employees first - you will feel like part of our family here!
- Location: Our lovely Mott Street practice is located in the heart of bustling Chinatown! Mott Street, also known as the unofficial “Main Street” of Manhattan’s Chinatown, is home to endless shops, restaurants, and bars. Sunset Park in Brooklyn is also known for its booming Chinatown and the namesake park which offers sweepings view of the Statue of Liberty.
Compensation & Benefits
- Competitive salary, commensurate with experience
- Medical insurance
- Simple IRA
Interested in this job? Get in touch with Christine!