Optician In-Training or Sales Associate
Our independent San Jose Optometry Practice is looking to train a reliable, detail oriented, and positive attitude candidate with great interaction and multi-tasking skills to join our team. This role requires creating an enjoyable purchasing experience for our patients!
Part-time Position (estimate 20+ hours per week):
Tuesday - Saturdays
Must be able to work 10am-2pm on Saturdays
We are looking for someone interested in Healthcare, Business, or Retail. Optometry is part Healthcare and part Retail. We help patients see better in style. We use electronic medical records and frequently communicate with patients by email or text. Our small office allows everyone to learn a wide range of office admin and technical optical skills.
Sample of a typical workday includes but not limited to:
Answering phones / making appointments
Helping patients select eyeglasses
Explaining lens options
Verifying Insurances and submitting insurance claims
Dispensing eyeglasses and some minor eyeglass adjustments
Placing contact lens and eyeglass orders
Office housekeeping with other team members
We are a modern retail private practice setting and carry current eyewear trends.
Please apply with an updated resume.
Compensation: Starting $18-20/hour depending on experience.
Opportunities to increase compensation with more optical experience.