Optical Assistant

Practice | Clinique Grande Prairie, Alberta


Description

Position at FYidoctors

Visique Grande Prairie a division of FYidoctors (previously Optik 1000) is looking to hire a full time Optical Associate at our new practice in Grande Prairie, Alberta. This team member will work a schedule of 30-40 hours per week, Mondays through Saturdays. The Optical Associate will be responsible for the retail and repair of eyewear products as well as follow-up patient care. Join us in advancing eye health and enhancing the lives of our patients in a dynamic and rewarding environment.

How You’ll Benefit

  • Comprehensive rewards package
  • Competitive salary and benefits
  • Rapid and continued growth, ensuring a constantly challenging and rewarding environment
  • A workplace culture where collaboration is fostered
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities

 Responsibilities 

  • Educating clients about the best eyewear choices for their lifestyle, ensuring they receive the best in value and quality
  • Informing patients about advances in corrective eyewear solutions
  • Assisting with selection of frames to suit your client’s aesthetic and performance needs
  • Interpreting optical prescriptions as written by an optometrist
  • Performing frame and facial measurements to ensure correct fit and positioning of eyewear
  • Submitting prescription eyewear requisitions to manufacturing lab
  • Performing repairs and adjustments to patients’ eyewear
  • Arranging and maintaining retail display area
  • Contributing to store retail sales goals
  • Upholding excellent customer service standards using your charisma and problem-solving skills

 The Successful Candidate

  • Previous optical or office experience an asset
  • Passionate about customer experience; a great communicator who can provide exceptional patient care
  • Committed to excelling as a member of a high performing team
  • Able to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Good computer knowledge, including Microsoft Office Suite
  • Previous retail experience an asset

How to Apply

All applications will be sent to the attention of the hiring contact Kendra Peyton.

Alternatively, our careers page can be found here; https://fyidoctors.com/en/careers-page. Search Optical Associate, and the preferred location when navigating the careers site. 

We thank all candidates for their interest. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. We politely request no telephone calls, please.