Optometry Assistant U478

Job title: Optometry Assistant U478
Posted on: August 28, 2019
Job Description:

New Dimension Eye Care is a state of the art full-scope family-focused optometry clinic offering premium eye care services along with high quality eyewear. We are in search of a customer oriented, friendly, reliable and organized individual for a part-time optometry assistant position.

• Front desk duties: appointment booking, patient check-in/out, billing/invoicing, collecting payments and issuing receipts; processing referrals, billing insurance claims
• Pretesting patients using state of the art diagnostic equipment including retinal imaging, visual field, autorefractor
• Assisting patients with ophthalmic frame selection and creating lens packages based on doctor recommendations
• Taking eye and pupillary measurements for prescription eyewear
• Entering glasses and contact lens lab orders and working with labs directly for troubleshooting
• Eyewear repair and adjustment
• Instructing patients on insertion, removal and proper care of contact lenses
• Optical inventory management

Part-time (2-3 days/week)

For further information, please visit your closest Employment Centre.
Beaverton, 397 Simcoe St, Monday  8:30-4:30pm
Port Perry, 84 Water St, Tuesday & Wednesday 8:30-4:30pm
Uxbridge, 29 Toronto St S, Monday-Wednesday and Fridays 8:30-4:30pm, Thursday 10-6
All sites are closed 12-1pm

Employment Type: Part-time
Field of Work: Office/Clerical
Required skills:

• Previous optical, optometry office or retail experience is an asset
• Eager to learn new skills and work in a team environment
• Brings energy, enthusiasm and a professional attitude
• Passionate about providing a pleasant customer experience; strong communication skills
• Maintains patient confidentiality
• Detail oriented and able to follow through on tasks consistently and independently
• Knowledge of Microsoft Office including Word and Excel and comfortable with learning how to navigate through an electronic medical records system

Company information

Company Name: Durham College Employment Services
City: Uxbridge
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