Associate Optometrist - Nanaimo
Published: April 24, 2022
Qualified Dispensing Optician
Anywhere | Full Time
Optical Outlook is seeking a Dispensing Optician.
We envisage that suitable candidates will require a minimum of five years prior experience as a dispensing optician and will possess appropriate academic qualifications in support of their application, for example the UK ABDO / US ABO qualifications, or a relevant degree.
The Dispensing Optician will also:
interpret optical prescriptions written by optometrists or ophthalmologists
give advice to patients on lens type, frames and styling, and spectacle repair
fit contact lenses and give advice on their care and use
take frame and facial measurements to ensure correct frame fit and positioning
advise partially sighted patients on the use of low vision aids
advise patients when adjustments or repairs to spectacles are needed
select, manage, and order a range of optical products
order lenses from prescription laboratories
check lenses on delivery to ensure that they meet the required specifications
arrange and maintain displays
liaise with sales representatives from product suppliers
supervise and train student dispensing opticians.
Compensation will be based on experience in the range of CI$35,000 - CI$45,000 p.a. and will include benefits in line with requirements of the Cayman Islands Labour Law. There is also a three-month probationary period.
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