NOW HIRING FULL-TIME OPTOMETRIC ASSISTANT! Collegiate Peaks Eyecare is looking for a full-time Optometric Assistant to join our team in Buena Vista. We are seeking a responsible, self-motivated teammate who enjoys working with a diverse patient base in a fast-paced environment. Interested applicants should submit resume and references to [email protected]. Read on for more details.
The ideal candidate should have a positive attitude, be committed to providing an excellent patient experience, possess a strong work ethic, and work well with others. Minimum 36 hours per week; part-time opportunities may be considered for the ideal candidate. Competitive salary plus benefits including health insurance, eye care with eyewear allowances, and matching retirement contributions. Starting salary range is $17.00-$25.00 per hour, dependent upon experience, licensure, and certifications.
IDEAL CANDIDATE QUALITIES:
Reliable and responsible
Excellent phone skills
High level of integrity
Teachable and eager to learn
Works well on a team
Interested in, or experienced in healthcare
Thrives in a high-energy, dynamic environment
Performs well under pressure
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:
Communicating with patients
Performing preliminary testing and imaging
Communicating with other providers when necessary
Assisting in eyewear selection and measurements
Processing and dispensing patient orders
Sanitizing and restocking exam rooms
Answering phones and scheduling
Assisting in patient education
Assisting in opening and closing procedures
Conducting additional office tasks
High School Diploma or equivalent required.
College Degree or coursework preferred.
Previous experience in healthcare or food services is ideal.