Encinitas Vision Optometry
Eye care professionals specialize in understanding how the human
eye really works, as well as diseases and conditions that affect
your vision many of which do not have obvious symptoms. Eye doctors
know how age and risk factors affect vision over time for young and
old, and they understand the benefits and features of corrective
lenses including eyeglasses and contacts.
take the time to explain the results of our clients eye exam,
describe their options and listen to our clients eye care needs.
Because maintaining good eye health is an ongoing partnership, we
encourage patients to ask questions and share their health
information, which could be vital to monitoring, diagnosing and
treating potential vision problems.
Optimal service and commitment to our clients is the number one
priority for all our team members. We are looking forward to
discussing client focused career opportunities with you!
HOW TO APPLY:
Simply reply to any ad you may be viewing with a copy of your
resume. We look at every applicant and strive to respond to
candidates who are qualified with 1 to 5 business days to schedule
a phone call.
Optometry Technician Summary/Objective
This position will work in conjunction with the doctor and team to
facilitate, support and maintain optimum patient care. Accuracy and
attention to detail are very important. This position is
responsible for collecting and inputting clinical data necessary
for the visual health and performance of the patient. This position
responsible for chairside assistance, including but not limited to,
scribing for the doctor during the patient exam.
Essential Functions of the Optometric
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with
disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Opens exam rooms, ensuring that all the equipment and instruments
are present and calibrated.
Responsible for all pre-testing, including: visual fields, auto
refraction, corneal topography and wavefront analysis, non-contact
tonometry, retinal photography
Rooms patient, takes case history, performs visual acuity distance
and near, stereopsis and color vision testing
Enters all clinical data collected into the electronic medical
record in real time.
Alerts doctor to any abnormal or unusual findings during the
General responsibilities include keeping the pretesting area and
the examination rooms clean and neat, ready for the next
Ensures that all supplies are ordered in a timely manner so
shortages do not occur.
Performs other incidental and related duties as required and
Performance Requirements for the Optometric
Attendance and dependability: The employee can be depended on to
report to work at the scheduled time and is seldom absent from
work. Employees can be depended upon to complete work in a timely,
accurate, and thorough manner and are conscientious, about
Communication and contact: The employee communicates effectively
both verbally and in writing with superiors, colleagues, and
individuals inside and outside the practice; able to effectively
provide training to patients.
Relationships with others: The employee works effectively and
relates well with others Including superiors, colleagues, and
individuals inside and outside the Company.
Knowledge of materials and pricing: Must be familiar with every
contact lens used in the office, the manufacturer, the available
parameters, and their clinical uses, as well as proper contact lens
solutions for their care. Must be familiar with the contact lens
fees in the office so the patient can be charged the correct amount
for the contact lens service, contact lenses, and
Qualifications of a Optometric Technician
Must have at least one year's experience as an optometric
Must have computer skills and the ability to learn EMR
Strong ability to multi-task with high degree of accuracy,
attention to detail a must
Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Superior verbal and written skills
Strong interpersonal skills essential
Able to transition and think operationally
This document in no way states or implies that these are the only
duties to be performed by the employee occupying this
This job operates in a professional office environment. This role
routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones,
photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines.