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Optician

Location
Bedford, NS
Details
Full Time
13 days ago

Do you possess fantastic customer service experience in a retail environment? Are you looking for your next role to help develop your career? If the answer to both questions is yes, then we’d love to hear from you as our beautiful Bedford clinic is searching for their newest Optician. Join us and make a positive impact on the lives of our patients every day.  

You’ll see that when you join FYidoctors we are more than just a job, we are a family. We value our people and offer not only a comprehensive benefits package, but the chance for you to grow personally and professionally. Come check out our website and apply today!  

Why You Should Join Us:  

We at FYidoctors put our patient's well-being first and feel honoured that people across Canada and the USA trust us with something so valuable. We put health front and center, and our doctor-led approach has helped us rapidly grow in 12 years from 30 locations to over 400.  

We could not have gotten to where we are without our most significant asset, our people, who now number more than 4,000 and serve thousands of valued patients across North America every day. We are committed to FYidoctors being more than just a place to work and strive to maintain a positive and supportive work environment where all our people can thrive and grow.  

Join our team at FYidoctors and help us have a meaningful impact on people's lives while also having fun doing it!  

How You'll Benefit:  

  • Excellent wages including quarterly bonuses  
  • A comprehensive benefits package that includes outstanding optical coverage 
  • Rapid and continued growth, ensuring a constantly challenging and rewarding environment  
  • A workplace culture fosters a sense of collaboration  
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities to help you develop your career  

Why We Need You:  

Our Practice Coach is looking for someone like you to bring your exceptional skills and experience with you and join us as our newest Licensed Optician.  

You will play a critical role within FYidoctors and is crucial to our success by delivering world-class service to our patients. You will be responsible for the retail and repair of eyewear products as well as follow-up care. Join us in advancing eye health and enhancing the lives of our patients in a dynamic and rewarding environment.   

What Will You Be Doing?  

  • 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 as well as assisting with the 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 new eyewear and performing repairs and adjustments to returning patients' 
  • Submitting prescription eyewear requisitions to our manufacturing lab 
  • Contributing to store retail sales goals 
  • Communicating with patients face to face, over the phone or by email  

What Do You Bring? 

  • Provincial license or certification by a nationally or provincially recognized college as an optician (or close to completion of a program) 
  • Previous experience in a customer-facing, preferably retail environment 
  • A high level of comfort using technology and computers with solid proficiency in MS Office Suite  
  • A track record of learning new systems and processes  
  • A professional and approachable manner and a love of meeting and interacting with people 

We appreciate your interest in FYidoctors and hope it didn't take too much time to apply.  So, leave the rest to us. An actual human will review your qualifications and let you know if there's interest in moving forward. If there is, we'll follow up with more information. 

If there may not be a fit at this time, you'll receive a message that we hope isn't too impersonal. Please don't feel discouraged. We will have other opportunities! 

 

Category
Health Care