We are currently seeking both a full-time Optician and a full-time Optometric Technician. Ideal candidates would be always positive and outgoing in a fast-paced environment, organized and detail-oriented, open-minded and forward-thinking regarding optical technology and products, and must have strong computer skills. Some experience in an optometry office or optical is preferred, but not required.
OPTICIAN: Responsibilities include working with patients to select eyewear, completing optical-related financial and insurance transactions, ordering lenses from labs, ordering patient frames, receiving incoming glasses and contact orders, verifying orders for accuracy, notifying patients, dispensing orders, maintaining lab supplies and contact lens trials, performing frame adjustments and repairs, meeting with frame vendors, and tracking statistics associated with the optical.
TECHNICIAN: Responsibilities include obtaining patients' medical histories and initial visual acuities, performing retinal imaging and additional diagnostic testing and treatments, compiling and submitting medical reports to referring providers, scribing, and training patients on contact lens insertion and removal.
These are full-time positions. Vision Source of Hendersonville offers a team-oriented work environment and competitive compensation package, with benefits including vision, life insurance, short-term disability, paid training, paid holidays, paid time off and bonuses.