Ref No.: 18-01320
Location: Richmond, Virginia
Position Type:Contract to Hire
Quadrant, Inc. has an immediate need for a Licensed Optician for a client located in Richmond, VA.

Monday Friday 8:00AM 7:00AM
*40 hours

2+ years of experience as a Licensed Optician
Must have eye ware and contact lens experience
Must have strong communication skills
Must have great customer service skills
Must have a clean background
Must have be able to pass a ground check

ABOC and NCLEX certification are preferred

The Optician will be responsible for but not limited to the following:
Interpretation of prescriptions written by ophthalmologists and optometrists
Helping clients select eyeglass and lens treatments including tints and coatings
Guiding patients when selecting frames for proper fit and styling
Creating work orders for lab technicians to ensure delivery of the proper lenses
Adjusting eyeglasses to ensure a proper fit
Repairing broken frames
Educating clients on proper eyeglass and contact lens care
Taking eye and facial measurements to correctly interpret prescriptions
Inserting, removing and caring for contact lenses
Advising patients on any necessary repairs or adjustments
Maintaining displays
Basic bookkeeping duties associated with tracking patient's orders and recording purchases and other necessary information for each patient
Preparing work order for optical laboratory
Working with sales professionals from vision care suppliers
Ensuring that all orders arrive and are to the specifications of the patient