Licensed Optician - City Optical

We are currently seeking a Licensed Optician for our Toronto locations:


Languages: English


Education: College/CEGEP Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.) Licensure by provincial or territorial authorities


Experience: Minimum one year of experience in an optical environment


Specific Skills:

  • Prepare, fit and dispense specialty eyewear as per specifications or prescription by an ophthalmologist or optometrist

  • Make repairs to spectacle frames and lenses as needed, such as replacing nose pads and frame screws Take measurements, fit, adjust & dispense eyeglasses, contact lenses

  • Troubleshoot when patients are unable to adapt to their glasses or have other issues with their glasses and or vision

  • Advise on use and care of contact lenses

  • Assist clients in selecting eyeglasses by advising on lens materials, frames, tints and anti-reflection coating Operate frame heater, lensometer and radiuscope

  • Handle insurance and related government documents and bill to 3rd party (Telus or Direct insurance portals)

  • Maintain lab equipment through regular maintenance checks and service


Qualifications:

  • Registered as an Optician with the College of Opticians in Ontario

  • Experience in an optical store or lab with optical dispensing experience

  • Excellent customer service skills

  • Must be fluent in English with superior reading and writing skills


Must be available to work weekdays and Saturdays


Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Wage: $29 an hour


To apply please email your resume to katecloss@cityoptical.com

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