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Optician

Wing Eyecare Florence, KY

  • Benefits Offered Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental
  • Employment Type Full-Time

Apprentice / Licensed Optician

Wing Eyecare in Florence, Kentucky is looking for an experienced Apprentice / Licensed Optician to join our dynamic team! Our independent optical company was founded in 1914 by the Wing family, who still runs the organization today! We are passionate about empowering our Optometrists, Opticians, and Optometric Assistants to enjoy and grow in their careers.

Responsibilities of the Apprentice / Licensed Optician:

  • Greet all patients, whether on the phone or in our office, with a helpful attitude
  • Assist patients with proper frame and lens selection
  • Dispense glasses and contact lenses
  • Frame adjustments and repairs
  • Troubleshoot eyewear
  • Check patients in at the front desk, including ensuring the accurate completion of paperwork, and all necessary information scanned in
  • Verify patient insurance benefits
  • Answer the phone and schedule appointments
  • Pre-testing patients prior to their visit with the Optometrist, including verifying patient medical history, checking visual acuity, and additional tests as specified by the OD

Skills of the Apprentice / Licensed Optician:

  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Positive attitude with a passion for teamwork and the ability to multi-task
  • Computer skills to include the ability to learn internal softwares
  • ABO / NCLE Certification a plus, but not required

Office Hours:

  • Full-time
  • Half day Saturday, closed Sunday, with a day off during the week

Benefits:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • 401-K (with company match)
  • Generous Optical Benefit that includes family members
  • Vacation and Sick Days
  • Paid Holidays
  • Bonuses
  • Uniform Allowance
  • Company Outings
  • CE Reimbursement

Wing Eyecare

Why Work Here?

A company that cares about you with room for growth!

In the tradition of its founder, Dr. Philip M. Wing, we at Wing Eyecare are dedicated to providing the best possible eye care to our patients. Our mission is to be the best eye doctors, opticians, optometric assistants, and staff in the entire field of vision and eye care. We strive to give every patient the best and most up-to-date eye care anywhere and will settle for nothing less. We are dedicated to the total eye care needs of our patients and to providing the maximum quality of care to each and every patient. Each decision we make and every action we take will be directed toward this goal.

Address

8537 US-42, Florence, KY 41042
Florence, KY
41042 USA
Posted: over a month ago