Optical Assistant Jobs

These eye care specialists handle clinical and administrative tasks in an optometry office. An optical assistant’s job description may include greeting patients, answering phones, handling correspondence, managing patient records, scheduling appointments, assisting with vision tests, and teaching patients how to use and care for glasses and contact lenses.

The median salary for an optical assistant member is $30,492 according to Payscale, and the Bureau of Labor Statistics projects faster than average job growth for medical assistants in general at 15%+ through 2026.

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VisionWorks - New Hartford, NY
Participate in training of all responsibilities assigned to the Optical Assistant position. 12. Maintain effective comunications and partnering with the Location Support Manager 13....
3 days ago
VisionWorks - Concord, NH
Proper handling of all money related transactions Participate in training of all responsibilities assigned to the Optical Assistant position....
3 days ago
VisionWorks - Concord, NH
This is a split role Apprentice Optician/ Optical Assistant. Apprentice Optician Job Description: Assists customers with frame selection, fits and dispenses frames....
3 days ago
American Medical Personnel Services Inc - Syracuse, NY
Employee is responsible for a small percentage of cost towards contact lenses. There is a 6 month waiting period prior to being accepted into the plan.4.)...
3 days ago
Honolulu, HI
no.logo.alt Front Desk/Medical Assistant Applied 08/03/19 Apply on Partner Site Save Physician's Office (Ophthalmology/Aesthetic Beauty) Honolulu, HI Front Desk/Medical Assistant Physician's...
3 days ago
For Eyes - Burlington, MA
Assists with contact lens insertion, removal and care compliance training....
2 days ago
Weston Family Eyecare - Hollywood, FL
Optical Assistant at Weston Family Eyecare Davie, FL 33331 About the Job Job Purpose: Provide quality vision care assistance from front desk through dispensing at a busy Optometry office....
2 days ago
Edgecombe Community College - Tarboro, NC
Certified Medical Assistant/Certified Clinical Ophthalmic Assistant Instructor (Part-time) January 25, 2019 Position: Adjunct Certified Medical Assistant/Certified Clinical Ophthalmic Assistant...
1 day ago
DaVita Medical Group - Sun City, FL
Responsible for performing patient-oriented procedures under the direction and supervision of a clinician, RN, or LVN to ensure safe and appropriate patient care; assists the clinician with minor...
6 hours ago
Baylor Health - Marble Falls, TX
Perform testing to include visual acuity measurement, lensometry, testing pupil function, ocular motility, tonometry, confrontation visual field testing, and other patient services as requested by the...
3 days ago
Barnet Dulaney Perkins Eye Center - Surprise, AZ
At AVP, we offer everything from medical and dental to significant eye care discounts, continuing education, 401(k), 9 paid holidays plus PTO, flexible work hours and much more!...
22 hours ago
Brooklyn, NY
compensation: Based On Experience employment type: employee's choice Help wanted Part-time or full-time Optical Sales / Optician position for a busy retail optical store in South Brooklyn....
1 day ago
Dr. Bezahler - Southington, CT
Refraction a plus...
2 days ago
Center For Sight - Venice, FL
RETINA TEAM LEAD OPHTHALMIC ASSISTANT About Center For Sight: Center For Sight is one of the nations leading multi-specialty physician groups providing patients worldwide with care in ophthalmology, optometry...
2 days ago
Oklahoma City, OK
Medical Assistant Scribe Job Description Qualifications: 1. 1+ year of EPIC software experience 2. 2+ years of MA experience in a clinical or PCP setting. 3. Strong written and verbal...
1 day ago

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