Optometric Technician Jobs

These eye care professionals perform a variety of tasks to assist the optometrist in vision assessment and corrective procedures. An optometric technician’s job description may also involve recording patient medical histories and preparing patients for eye exams as well as assisting with eye exercises and vision therapy.

The median salary for an optometric technician is $29,382 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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Reno, NV
compensation: Depending on Experience employment type: full-time Busy optometry office seeking experienced Optometric Technician. Experience with Office Mate and Exam Writer preferred....
2 days ago
El Paso, TX
The job includes testing patient acuities, ocular pressures, refractions, training of new contact lens wearers and ordering contact lenses and supplies....
2 days ago
Augusta, KY
. - Ability to perform Visual Fields, Fundus Photography and OCT Imaging would be very helpful. - Exceptional interpersonal communication skills. -Good phone etiquette....
2 days ago
Huntington, TX
. - Ability to perform Visual Fields, Fundus Photography and OCT Imaging would be very helpful. - Exceptional interpersonal communication skills. -Good phone etiquette....
2 days ago
VSP Global - Lockbourne, OH
VSP Global is comprised of five complementary businesses that combine high-quality eye care insurance, high-fashion eyewear, customized lenses, ophthalmic technology and retail solutions, with...
1 day ago
York, PA
Scribe Qualifications and Skills Experience with HVF, OCT, Refractions in plus cylinder, slit lamp exam, applanation tonometry and complete and accurate patient history and work up IOL master, Immersion...
1 day ago
Visionworks - Waukesha, WI
Order (regular and trials), stock, notify patients when their contact lenses are available for dispensing, dispense contact lenses and eyewear using SERVE....
1 day ago
Westbury, NY
technician/front desk person with a passionate commitment to extraordinary customer service....
1 day ago
Ensemble Health Partners - Vista, CA
VSP Global is comprised of five complementary businesses that combine high-quality eye care insurance, high-fashion eyewear, customized lenses, ophthalmic technology and retail solutions, with...
13 hours ago
Mascoutah Eye Care - Mascoutah, IL
Looking for an Optometric Technician 3 to 3-1/2 days per week. Some Saturday hours are required....
1 day ago
National Vision - Bradenton, FL
Promotes visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Performs exam pre-screening. Reviews prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifies special needs....
21 hours ago
National Vision - Abington, PA
Promote visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Perform exam pre-screening. Review prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifie special needs....
21 hours ago
National Vision - Cape Coral, FL
Promotes visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Performs exam pre-screening. Reviews prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifies special needs....
21 hours ago
National Vision - Petaluma, CA
Promote visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Perform exam pre-screening. Review prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifie special needs....
21 hours ago
National Vision - El Cajon, CA
Promotes visual field testing and retinal screenings to eligible patients. Performs exam pre-screening. Reviews prescriptions and/or patient information carefully and identifies special needs....
21 hours ago

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