Ophthalmic Technician Jobs in Illinois

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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University of Illinois at Chicago - Chicago, IL
Duties: Perform following duties: Check glasses and contacts Conduct Visual Acuity, Retinoscopy, and Refractometry Conduct Visual Field Testing, Tonometry, and other tests (Keratometry, shirmer tear...
14 hours ago
Chicago, IL
65 near KEDZIE compensation: $13-15 employment type: employee's choice We are Currently Hiring for: -Bilingual (Spanish/English) Ophthalmic Technician for Buena Vista Optical. 6455 S....
3 hours ago
EyeCare Partners - Maryville, IL
The primary goal of a Scribe is to increase the efficiency and productivity of the physician they are working for. The Scribe allows the doctor to focus on what is most important, the patient....
6 hours ago
Eye Care Partners - Maryville, IL
An Ophthalmic Technician is a valuable asset to an ophthalmologist as they assist in providing excellent patient care to the patients during their visit....
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2 days ago Eye Care Partners
University of Illinois - Chicago, IL
Ophthalmic Technician (Retina) - College of Medicine, Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences (Job ID #112595) University of Illinois , United States Back Email Updated: about 8 hours ago Minimum Acceptable...
12 hours ago
NorthShore University Health System - Skokie, IL
Position Overview We are currently seeking a Ophthalmic Technician for our Eye Center located at in Skokie, IL. This is a full-time position and is benefits eligible....
7 hours ago
Pearle Vision - Orland Park/Oakbrook Terrace - Villa Park, IL
.* Utilizing clinical and product knowledge, provides coaching and guidance to patients on the care and handling of contact lenses.* Helps patients in frame selection and lens choice.KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS...
3 days ago
Chicago, IL
lenses - Sterilizing instruments - Explaining insurance benefits to patients - Communicating with doctors, staff, and patients - Accurately performs: Refractions Lensometry Keratometry Tonometry Humphrey...
7 days ago
Mercy Health System - Woodstock, IL
JOB SUMMARY Provides quality health care services to patients under the direction and responsibility of a Physician by performing the following duties in a compassionate, cost-effective manner. #...
7 days ago
Mercy Health System - McHenry, IL
JOB SUMMARY Provides quality health care services to patients under the direction and responsibility of a Physician by performing the following duties in a compassionate, cost-effective manner. #...
7 days ago
Rush University Medical Center - Chicago, IL
technician is a plus Certification is required: JCAHPO Certification as ophthalmic assistant (COA) or ophthalmic technician (COT)....
9 days ago
Midwest Glaucoma - Hoffman Estates, IL
Perform at a high pace level, Visual Field Testing, HRT, well spoken individual for our glaucoma office....
10 days ago
University of Chicago Hospitals - Chicago, IL
Exhibit basic knowledge and understanding of ocular motility, visual fields, contact lenses (basic principles & fitting procedures), and ocular pharmacology....
12 days ago
Rush University Medical Center - Chicago, IL
Rush University Medical Center is looking for an Ophthalmic Technician to join our team....
13 days ago
Midwest Glaucoma - Hoffman Estates, IL
Perform at a high pace level, Visual Field Testing, HRT, well spoken individual for our glaucoma office....
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13 days ago

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