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Date Posted: September 18, 2019

Employer: Self

Contact: gpro.work@mymts.net

Details: Freelance Optician Available As Required

Georgian College Optician Grad available as relief optician as needed. Hourly, Daily, Monthly as schedule permits. Excellent customer service and sales skills. Familiar w Acuitus and Visualize. Full Pretesting including Optomap if needed. Skilled at all types of adjustments and very calm personable manner with all ages.

gpro.work@mymts.net


Date Posted: August 22, 2019

Employer: Eye GO Mobile Optical

Contact: christine@eyego.ca or text 204-793-9346

Details: Eye GO Mobile Optical is getting busier and requires another P/T or F/T licensed optician to join our family!

The right candidate is great with people and highly knowledgeable,  and must be willing to work out of our various locations (as required on occasion).

Please forward resumes to christine@eyego.ca

Christine Neustaeter
Eye GO Mobile Optical
204-793-9346
eyego.ca


Date Posted: June 18, 2019

Employer: South Winnipeg Eye Centre

Contact: swec@shaw.ca

Details: Full time Optician/Student Optician

We are looking for another Full time Optician/Student Optician to join our very busy practice and work along side with our three licensed Opticians. We are a growing practice consisting of two locations, with three female Optometrists and one Part time Eye Physician. Shifts are 9:30-5:30 pm, 10:00-6:00 pm and alternate Saturday 9:00-3:00 pm. Competitive wages and paid benefits available. Please send resume to: swec@shaw.ca or 5-1500 Dakota St.

southwinnipegeyecentre.com


Date Posted: June 13, 2019

Employer: Rizal Optical 2211 McPhillips St, Winnipeg

Contact: Carey Gatz (carey@rizaloptical.com or 204-669-6261)

Details: Licensed Optician

Dr. Tyler Anderson and Carey Gatz have founded Rizal Optical, and are planning to open a beautiful modern optical gallery by the end of July. We are looking to hire the perfect full time Optician (with or without CL license) to start a wonderful journey with us in Winnipeg’s newest optical gallery. Candidates who speak or understand Tagalog are encouraged to apply (not required). Management experience a plus.

rizaloptical.com


Optician Manager

Date Posted: October 24, 2019

Employer: The North West Company
Job Title: Optician Manager
Contact: Dan Lewis dlewis@northwest.ca 204.938.8966

Details:

Optician Manager, Iqaluit, NU

“To advance and provide comprehensive and innovative patient-centered health services to under-served and hard to reach regions.”

The North West Company (NWC) is hiring an Optician for our location in Iqaluit, NU. In your role as the Optician, you will be accountable for providing exceptional customer service in a friendly, knowledgeable and professional manner. The Optician will provide leadership and management within the Optical dispensary.

Ready to embrace your direction? Joining NWC gives you the opportunity for growth and development throughout the company, a competitive salary and benefits package, and to be part of a dynamic and diverse culture. You must be able to re-locate to Iqaluit, NU. You will receive a competitive salary, benefits such as subsidized housing and food allowance, paid vacation travel, bonus and profit sharing opportunities, ability to bank what you earn, and more! We even have, and encourage, employment opportunities for spouses.

NWC is a leading retailer to under-served rural communities and urban neighbourhood markets in the following regions: Northern Canada, Western Canada, rural Alaska, the South Pacific islands, and the Caribbean. Our stores offer a broad range of products and services with an emphasis on food. Our value offer is to be the best local shopping choice for everyday household and local lifestyle needs. Check out northwest.ca for more information. Go North.

Your Role:

• Maximize Vision Centre sales and profit with direction from Head Office;
• Adjudicate and reconcile Third Party payments;
• Manage and transmit orders to the lab;
• Perform minor repairs;
• Perform data entry, price checks and patient information entry and updates;
• Interpret and process written prescriptions;
• Assist Patients in selecting frames according to style and color, and ensure that frames are coordinated with facial and eye measurements and optical prescriptions;
• Measure Patients’ bridge and eye size, temple length, vertex distance, pupillary distance, and optical centers of eyes, using measuring devices;
• Recommend specific lenses, lens coatings, and frames to suit client needs;
• Instruct Patients to wear and care for eyeglasses properly;
• Provide assistance in training the Vision Centre Associates to ensure they are knowledgeable about lenses, frames and contact lens products;
• Responsible for the regular care of the Vision Centre to ensure a proper appearance and hospital clean environment for Staff, Patients, and Doctors; and
• Stay current with legal requirements and professional standards including licensure.

Desired Skills & Experience:

• Dual license certification as an Optician (Contact Lenses license required)
• 5+ years previous optician experience in an optical center (prior First Nations experience an asset)
• Thorough knowledge of NIHB Optical guidelines including claims processing for Prior Approvals
• Superior selling skills with the ability to build strong relationships
• Ability to work under minimal supervision
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills for the purpose of interpreting prescriptions, completing required documentation, and providing customer service
• Strong organizational skills and attention to detail with the ability to multi task
• Knowledge of EMR software
• Familiarity with Essilor and HOYA

Location: Iqaluit, NU

Reports To: Vice President, Health Products & Services

Interested candidates can forward resumes to pharmacycareers@northwest.ca

A competitive salary is being offered along with opportunities to learn, develop and advance throughout the organization. We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Additional Information

Contact Lens Licensed Optician

Date Posted: April 8, 2019

Employer: See N’ Save Optical
Job Title: Contact Lens Licensed Optician
Contact: Ethel Fryklund, 204-942-0118

Details:

We are seeking a full time Contact Lens Optician.
A friendly, energetic Optician is required for contact lens and eyeglass dispensing.
Desirable Hours: Monday to Friday: 9:00 – 5:30
NO EVENINGS OR WEEKENDS.


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