Boutique Dispensing Optician Needed- Full time
Rare opportunity at Kingsway Eye Care for an optician to work in an boutique office. The ideal candidate must be comfortable working in a affluent environment
Kingsway Eye Care is a state of the art full-scope optometry office catering to the needs an affluent local community. It is a family-focused office offering premium eye care as we focus on preventive eye care services along with high end fashion eye wear. We are looking for articulate, vibrant, effective and efficient individuals with friendly and positive-attitudes to fill the following positions:
Opportunity Location: Kingsway Eye Care is located in Toronto near the intersection of Royal York and Bloor (Royal York Subway Station)
About the Opportunity
• Greet patients and answer incoming calls in a professional manner regarding their concerns, questions, inquiries, appointments• Schedule appointments and maintain and update appointments calendars • Greet patients and escort them to the pre testing examination area• Administer OHIP billings and collect payment entries (training provided)• Aid in frame selection, make frame adjustments, contact lens training •Well versed in premium lens dispensing. Strong troubleshooting skills in lens selection and design. Keep reception, glasses dispensary and examination rooms in good order• Assist the Doctor with other tasks as assigned
Requirements of the ideal candidate
- Understands the optometry/optical environment• Always professional in dress and approach•
Possess excellent communication, interpersonal skills and telephone skills
• Friendly telephone etiquette • Is high organized and has excellent time management skills• Has very strong attention to detail • Is upbeat, friendly and loves interacting with different people• Has proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office • Comfortable with taking on new tasks • Always goes above and beyond to provide outstanding patient service
Note• The office will be entirely digital (i.e. patient files will be digital files) therefore strong computer competencies is a must. Strong knowledge of dispensing eyeglasses and contact lens is a must.
Remuneration will be based on experience.
We appreciate all expressions of interest, however, as a practical matter, only select candidates whose backgrounds best match requirements will be contacted
- Optical Experience: 1+ year