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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Guthrie Healthcare - Sayre, PA
Main Function Works well with other team members; assists ophthalmologist and patients in outpatient day to day office routine. Includes performing the following duties: ophthalmic work up and...
2 days ago
La Croix Eye Care - Mount Clemens, MI
La Croix Eye Care is seeking a certified Ophthalmic Assistant....
2 days ago
Froedtert & The Medical College of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, WI
Job Information FROEDTERT MEMORIAL LUTHERAN HOSPITA OPHTHALMIC TECHNICIAN in MILWAUKEE , Wisconsin JOB REQUIREMENTS: Responsibilities: Responsible for performing a variety of ocular examinations and...
1 day ago
University of Miami - West Palm Beach, FL
: Goldmann Tonopen ICare Insertion and removal of hard and soft contact lenses Administration of diagnostic pharmaceutical agents Humphrey Visual Field testing Color vision screening Inventory management...
19 hours ago
Aurora Health Care - West Bend, WI
Assists patients with ordering and dispensing glasses and contact lenses. Performs contact lens polishing. Maintains and calibrates equipment....
1 day ago
Portland, OR
Some instruments a candidate must know are: Autorefractors, non-contact tonometry, visual field testing, fundus photography and OCT imaging....
2 days ago
Carolina Cataract and Laser Center - Raleigh, NC
Experienced technician needed in a very busy Ophthalmology practice. Certification would be very beneficial. This position will include some travel to outlying offices on a weekly basis. Salary...
14 hours ago
Eye Care Partners - Durham, NC
An Ophthalmic Technician is able to handle a wide range of duties while using equipment to perform the initial testing needed to prepare a patient for an exam with an Ophthalmologist....
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16 hours ago Eye Care Partners
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center - Lebanon, NH
Required Licensure/Certification Skills: Certified Ophthalmic Technician....
9 hours ago
UT Southwestern Medical Center - Dallas, TX
Experience and Education Graduation from accredited approved program for Ophthalmic Technicians, one (1) year experience as Ophthalmic Assistant or equivalent and certification as Ophthalmic Technician...
1 day ago
Redwood Eye Center - Vallejo, CA
Ophthalmic tech position will tech for our ophthalmologist (advantage if able to refract), may need to perform diagnostic testing (ie visual field testing, OCT, topography, and/or fundus photography...
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2 days ago
Denver Health - Denver, CO
Two years' experience as an Ophthalmic Technician required....
2 days ago
Lasik Plus - Chicago, IL
Job Responsibilities As a Ophthalmic Technician, you will be responsible for pre and post-operative care to patients by following standard operating procedures, and preparing patients for treatment...
2 days ago
Clackamas, OR
Basic Qualifications: - Two (2) years of full time employment functioning in an ophthalmic technician capacity under the supervision of an ophthalmologist, and/or successful completion of a JCAHPO accredited...
1 day ago
Philadelphia, PA
You will be greeting patients, answering phones, administering diagnostic testing, taking medical histories, scribing for our superb Doctors, understand our medical testing equipment, contact lenses...
1 day ago

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