Optical Assistant - Wednesbury

Recruiter
Location
England, West Midlands, Wednesbury
Salary
£14000 - £16500 per annum
Posted
19 May 2017
Closes
16 Jun 2017
Ref
ZOP2644
Contact
Rebecca Wood
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A family owned independent Opticians based in Wednesbury, West Midlands, are looking for a full time Optical Assistant to join the team. The practice strives to ensure the very highest professional ophthalmic standards are maintained at all times, and combine the latest in fashion for both frames and lenses.

Role

  • Meeting and greeting patients
  • Dispensing frames and lenses to all levels, including varifocals
  • Providing contact lens advice
  • Taking measurements and making any necessary adjustments
  • Booking appointments and dealing with admin
  • Pre-Screening - Fields and OCT
  • Ensuring excellent levels of customer service at all times

Requirements

  • Previous experience of working as an Optical Assistant, Optical Advisor or Dispensing Assistant
  • Able to dispense lenses to all levels
  • Enjoy building relationships with patients
  • Computer Literate
  • Excellent communication skills: clear verbal and written communication with active listening skills
  • Able to deliver superb customer service

Salary

Between £14,000 to £16,500 plus bonus.

The role is to work 5 days a week including Saturdays with working hours being from 9am to 5.30pm (5pm on a Sat)

To apply for this role please send a copy of your CV or call 0114 238 1726 for more information.