Optometric Assistant - Pickering, ON


Seaton Vision Care
2460 Brock Rd
Pickering, ON L1V2P8 43° 52' 12.0756" N, 79° 5' 1.6296" W
Ontario CA
Closing Date: 
Saturday, February 15, 2020 (All day)
Job Type: 
Seaton Vision Care
2460 Brock Rd
Pickering, ON L1V2P8
Ontario CA

We have an opening for a part-time &/or full-time optometric assistant in our optical/optometrist's office. This position combines the responsibilities of managing the front desk, assisting with eyewear sales and administrative patient duties. We are seeking to grow our team by adding a dedicated and outgoing person who has a strong desire to learn and a great aptitude for fashion. Being computer savvy, having great interpersonal skills and a passion for providing superb patient care is an asset.

Previous optical & administrative experience is preferred, but not necessary.

Primary Responsibilities and Duties: *will include but not be limited to*

  • General reception duties including scheduling appointments, invoicing, insurance billing, answering phones calls/emails, taking payments, etc.
  • Assisting patients with frame selection and lens recommendations based on the prescription written by the Optometrist
  • Staying current on product knowledge and fashion trends in order to accurately guide the patient
  • Pretesting patients using automated equipment prior to seeing the Optometrist
  • Miscellaneous in-office duties as assigned

We have two locations:

Centenary Optical, 2864 Ellesmere Rd, Scarborough ON M1E 4B8

Seaton Vision Care, 2460 Brock Rd, Pickering ON. [new plaza at Brock Rd & Rossland Rd W)]. (This is a brand new location that will be launching in March 2020).

**It is preferred if candidates are available for both locations - please specify if you are available for only one of the locations.

If you feel you would be an asset to our team, please forward your resume and a cover letter to dr.rjoshiOD@gmail.com