Vision to Learn is seeking a qualified candidate for a Licensed Optician. This position will be full time 5 days/week.
Key position responsibilities:
. Oversee operation of a mobile eye clinic. Maintain the highest possible professional standards in driving performance, and customer service to the patients while on board the vehicle. Responsible for safe transportation of the vehicle to predetermined site visits and return to secure parking facility
. Set up the clinic, monitor inventory, and ensure that all patient and administrative paperwork facilitates an efficient workflow
. Conduct pre-testing for eye examinations and maintain the highest possible professional standard
. Measure, fit and adapt frames for patients according to written optical prescriptions. Assist patients with selecting frames and measure patients for size of eyeglasses. Coordinate frames with facial and eye measurements and optical prescription
. Dispense glasses to patients
. Prepare reports
. Follow-up calls with patient and/or patient families for feedbacks
. Load, secure, inspect and fuel vehicle before and as necessary during the course of the shift
. Keep vehicle and internal work area within vehicle organized and clean for safety and efficiency
Qualifications
. Optician Diploma
. Valid driver license required, with good driving record and familiarity with Greater Richmond geography; driving transcript must be provided
. Successful track record of working with children and school administrators
. Excellent organizational and prioritization skills
. Strong interpersonal and written communication skills
. Must pass Department of Justice background check (LiveScan) and drug test
. Experienced using Microsoft Office – outlook, excel, word; EMR systems experience a plus.
. Spanish or other language skills a plus
Successful candidates will have a proven track record for success, with positive, proactive attitudes who are dedicated to our mission. Vision To Learn is a rapidly growing organization and team players are critical to our collective success. For more information please visit www.visiontolearn.org. Qualified applicants should mail resume and cover letter.
Job Type: Full-time
Required education:
. High school or equivalent
Required license or certification: ABO

For more information please visit www.visiontolearn.org. Qualified applicants should mail resume and cover letter.