Ophthalmic Technician Jobs

The basic job description for an ophthalmic technician is to support the ophthalmologist (eye doctor) in providing patients with quality eye care by performing clinical tasks such as taking patient medical histories, conducting eye exams/vision measurements, assisting during surgeries, and instructing patients about medications, tests, and procedures.

The median ophthalmic technician salary is $35,910, and the Bureau of Labor Statistics projects much faster than average job growth at 19% through 2026.

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Henry Ford Health System - Detroit, MI
tests as indicated such as Ascan ophthalmic ultrasound, fitting and verification of contact lenses, and fundus photography PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Medical History Taking: Obtain and accurately...
2 days ago
Confidential - Raleigh, NC
Duties will include, but are not limited to: work-up of the patient, diagnostic and ancillary testing such as: applanation tonometry, optical coherence tomography (OCT) and fluorescein angiography (...
2 days ago
Del Negro & Senft Eye Associates - Red Bank, NJ
Auto refracting a plus. Will be happy to train the right candidate. Ideal applicant will be patient, compassionate and able to work in a fast paced environment. Salary commensurate with experience....
1 day ago
Eyecare Services Partners - Stuart, FL
Accurately performs: Refractions Lensometry Kartometry Tonometry Visual Fields OCTs Amsler grids Muscle Testing Pupil Exams Topography Returns phone calls to patients, pharmacies and physicians daily...
2 days ago
Houston, TX
Looking to hire full time Floating Ophthalmic Technicians / Medical Assistant for a busy ophthalmology practice. - Full time position with benefits after 90 days. - Must be willing to travel. - Must...
2 days ago
Carolina Cataract and Laser Center - Raleigh, NC
Busy ophthalmic office specializing in cataracts and corneal transplants looking for a Certified Ophthalmic Technician....
1 day ago
Wolfe Eye Clinic - West Des Moines, IA
We are currently searching for an experienced Ophthalmic Technician (COA, COT, COMT) in our Iowa based clinic....
2 days ago
Portland, OR
technician in supporting patient care by conducting and understanding a variety of diagnostic tests Qualifications Experience: Completion of a JCAHPO approved ophthalmic technician course preferred...
1 day ago
University of Miami - Palm Beach Gardens, FL
The Bascom Palmer Eye Institute in Palm Beach Gardens has an exciting opportunity for an Ophthalmic Technician....
1 day ago
Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center - Hanover, NH
Ascutney Hospital and Health Center, part of Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health/Geisel School of Medicine, has a full time Ophthalmic Technician position open, this job will be split between our Hanover, NH...
2 days ago
Vision Group Holdings - Burlington, MA
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St. Paul Eye Clinic - Woodbury, MN
OPHTHALMIC ASSISTANT/ OPHTHALMIC TECHNCIAN Our Team of Ophthalmologists/Optometrists are seeking qualified candidates to assist them in providing quality eye care. We look forward to you joining...
1 day ago
University of Miami - Coral Gables, FL
Certification as an Ophthalmic Technician (COA) is preferredMust meet one of the following criteria:Graduation from an ophthalmic technical schoolWork experience as an ophthalmic technician for one...
1 day ago
HealthPartners - Saint Paul, MN
Perform visual field testing/OCT/intraocular pressure measurements/pachymetry/photography. Schedule surgery and all appropriate pre-op and post-op appointments....
1 day ago
Catalyst Professional Services, Inc - Dayton, OH
Experience: One year of experience as an Ophthalmic Technician/Technologist after graduation....
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