Visionworks is recruiting for an experienced, outgoing, friendly, and team oriented candidate to join our staff as an Optician. Opticians are primarily assigned to the retail sales floor. They are responsible for selling eyewear, eyewear products and services utilizing Visionworks “SERVE selling strategy” to Super Serve the Customer’s needs.
Essential Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
* Complete retail final inspection of all eyewear and dispense eyewear to ensure accuracy of prescription, fit and comfort. * Answer telephone promptly and professionally and obtain prescription for in-store customers. * Identify customer’s needs through Lifestyle selling techniques and match frame to customer’s face shape and prescription. * Stock, clean, and straighten displays; clean and organize the entire store, ensure frames are ticketed properly * Adjust and repair eyewear and process defective, spoiled, and cannibalized frames * Maintain license requirements * Adhere to privacy and confidential and proprietary company policies and procedures (i.e. HIPAA) * Complete Company required training programs * Other duties as assigned by management to include opening/closing procedures as well as cross training
Qualified Candidates will possess the following:
* 2 – 4 years of related optical experience * Optician’s State License * Bilingual Preferred but not required * Some college * Communication, interpersonal and negotiation skills * Ability to read, analyze and interpret insurance forms and prescriptions * Able to work a varying schedule to include: days, nights, weekends and holidays
If you are prohibited from working on a government contract, this may disqualify you from consideration for this position.
Visionworks provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious beliefs, sex, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability or history of disability, genetic information, status as a protected veteran or disabled veteran, or any other status protected by Federal, state or local law.
Job Type: Full-time