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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Baylor Health - Marble Falls, TX
The Certified Ophthalmic Technician performs testing to include visual acuity measurement, lensometry, testing pupil function, ocular motility, tonometry, confrontation visual field testing, and other...
3 days ago
VisionWorks - Evansville, IN
Order (regular and trials), stock, notify patients when their contact lenses are available for dispensing, dispense contact lenses and eyewear using SERVE....
3 days ago
VisionWorks - Potsdam, NY
Utilize sales techniques to ensure the sale of continuing eye care plan, sunglasses, solutions, spare pairs of lenses/glasses, etc. 3....
3 days ago
An Optometric Technician is a valuable asset to an optometrist as they assist in providing excellent patient care to the patients during their visit....
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TalentCare - Colorado Springs, CO
That is exactly what you will do in our Optometric Technician role!...
3 days ago
Oklahoma City, OK
Job duties will include taking patient history, pre-testing patients, training patients to use contact lenses, stocking and ordering contact lenses....
3 days ago
Dallas, TX
Clinical Technician Job Duties include the following but are not limited to: Refractions, Diagnostic Testing (OCT, VF, FUNDUS, IOL, IMMERSION ASCAN, BSCAN, CELL COUNT, TOPO), Standard Ophthalmic work...
3 days ago
McKinney, TX
Optometric Technician responsibilities include taking patient's medical history, measuring visual acuities, taking retinal photos, contact lens training and dispensing, and using computerized testing...
3 days ago
Dripping Springs, TX
OPTOMETRIC TECHNICIAN is involved in patient scheduling, preliminary and special testing, front desk tasks, insurance filing, and contact lens training....
2 days ago
Hamilton, WA
Eye Care Clinic Optometric Technician (1720 N....
2 days ago
Pearle Vision - Panama City Beach, FL
The technician may also be expected to assist with the contact lens examination process....
2 days ago
TalentCare - Murrieta, CA
lens care Providing assistance to the Optometrist as they are completing eye exams Other duties as required to be a successful Optometric Technician or medical office assistant Required Skills Great...
2 days ago
Wasatch Vision Clinic - Salt Lake City, UT
Duties include a wide range of activities that focus on customer service, excellent patient care, and sales of eyeglasses and contact lenses....
1 day ago
VSP - Melville, NY
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 employees...
1 day ago
Traverse City, MI
compensation: Competitive wages and Benefits employment type: full-time Ophthalmology office is looking for friendly, multitasking, flexible individuals to fill an opening we have for an...
1 day ago

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