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Optiko Eyewear

Job Details…

Position: Licensed Optician & Contact Lens Practitioner
Work Days:
40 hours/week
Experience: 6+ months
Students Welcome to Apply: YES
Start Date: ASAP

Additional Information…

Optiko Eyewear in Calgary is a family owned business looking to add someone new to their team! Optiko Eyewear is looking for a fast learner with great communication skills, interpersonal skills, and self-management skills. Send your resume to to apply today!

Skills & Duties…

  • Assists patients with their choice of eyeglass frames, sunglasses, contact lens and ophthalmic lens options appropriate to the lens prescription.
  • Assists patients in booking with an optometrist appointments.
  • Accurately measures patients for pupilary distance (PD) using pupilometer or ruler or VO.
  • Proficient in determining placement of multi-focal heights and bifocal heights.
  • Examine the patients eye using a slit lamp to assess the general ocular health and assist in the fitting of contact lenses.
  • Process order into computer. Places special orders to outside vendors by telephone.
  • Knowledgeable in orders and over-the-counter optical merchandise. Receives accurate payment, makes change, credit and debit charges according to proper procedures for paperwork, cash handling and performance of duties.
  • Check contact lenses and completed eyeglasses against prescription prior to dispensing to patients. Fits and adjusts eyeglasses to patient, using frame warmer and bending with fingers.
  • Orders equipment, merchandise and supplies by keying into computer. Keys receipt of special orders from outside vendors. Follows safety and security procedures.
  • Manage and stock optical merchandise and supplies.
  • Maintains a safe and high level of health care cleanliness at all times.
  • Cleans department displays and merchandise by spraying and wiping.
  • Oversees apprentices/students as required for certification qualification.
  • Maintains licensing requirements

Perks & Incentives

  • Benefits package
  • Free Optical services
  • Free glasses
  • Employer will train
Contact Information…

Contact: Sal Haymour
Phone: (403) 560-9300
9 3625 Shaganappi Trail NW Market Mall Calgary, Alberta T3A0E2 Map It


Date Posted: July 4th, 2019