Job Summary

The Children and Family Eye Doctors, a division of Proliance Surgeons, Inc., is looking for a full-time Optician to join their team.

Job Description

Posted: 07/18/2017
Status: Full Time
Type: Clinical
City: Redmond, WA


Interpret optical prescriptions and fit and service optical appliances such as frames, lenses and contacts.

Job Duties:

  • Discuss the patient’s eyewear needs
  • Help the patient choose appropriate frame to satisfy the patients comfort, appearance and prescription requirements
  • Discuss and recommend the suitability of types of lenses and or lens enhancements
  • Review insurance online or on the phone to identify patient benefits
  • Enter claims onto either excel spread sheet for in house processing, or online for web site insurance based processing
  • Hand write contact orders onto forms for billing processing
  • Make sure that new eyewear fits correctly and comfortably
  • Make sure lenses conform to the prescription of the eye doctor, use of lensometer
  • Use of hand tools to carry out minor repairs to damaged frames, adjust frames not fitting well

Educational Requirements:

  • Graduated from an accredited school of optical dispensary or apprenticeship training
  • Successful completion of boards
  • Or at least one year of optical work experience

Personal Requirements:

  • Good oral communication skills, phone skills
  • Sales ability
  • Ability to type and work with computers
  • Good hand – eye coordination
  • Patience and attention to detail
  • Enjoys helping people

Physical Requirements:

  • Bending and twisting at the waist
  • Frequent sitting and standing
  • Able to lift 30 pounds
  • Able to hear with background noise, hear on telephone with background noise
  • Visual acuity of 20/30 corrected if needed

How to Apply:

If interested in applying, please email your cover letter and resume through the form below or email to S.Lenart@proliancesurgeons.com

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