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Certified Ophthalmic Technician

Dean's Professional Services Houston, TX
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

We are looking for an experienced Ophthalmic Technician to Join our Team at a large children's hospital in the Texas Medical Center (Houston, TX)!

This a full time, long term position / Mon-Fri 8 am - 4:30 pm!

Job Responsibilities:

  • Performs preliminary measurements and exams on both pediatric and adult ophthalmology patients.
  • Performs visual acuity, color vision testing, lensometry, exophthalmometry, Amsler grid, Schirmer test, pupil evaluation,
  • anterior chamber depth assessment, stereo testing, ocular motility on extraocular muscle actions, strabismus, amblyopia,
  • and assessment methods on children and adults.
  • Performs basic instrument maintenance on ophthalmoscopes, retinoscopes, lensometers, perimeters, tangent screen,
  • phoropter/trial frames, slit lamps, keratometers, muscle light, surgical instruments.
  • Obtains ophthalmic history from patient or parent including but not limited to, presenting complaint, past ocular history,
  • family history, systemic illness, medications, allergies and drug reactions, review of systems, social history, and
  • developmental history.
  • Coordinates ROP patients.
  • Provides Administrative Support.


  • HS Diploma or GED
  • Required- COA-Cert-Cert ophthalmic Assistant from the Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalogy (JCAHPO) or COT-Cert-Cert Ophthalmic TECH from the JCAHPO or OPTMTRST
  • Licensed Optometrist from Texas Optometry Board
  • Required- 2 years experience in an ophthalmology or optometry office

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