Optical Assistant

Location
Cambridge
Salary
£17,000
Posted
25 Oct 2017
Closes
21 Nov 2017
Ref
VAC-26507_1501513633
Sector
Distribution
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A fantastic opportunity has arisen with a small family run independent, in a town just outside the Cambridge area who are now looking for an Optical Assistant to join their practice.

MUST HAVE A MINIMUM OF 12 MONTHS OPTICAL EXPERIENCE!

You will be joining a small team with a relaxed pace and environment and will require you to be a real team player working together to make each patients experience one to remember.

The ideal candidate will be a Optical Assistant with minimum 12 months experience and has all round experience within an opticians, must be experienced and confident with their dispensing ability
You will need to be a strong team player, a real ‘people person’ and pride yourself in your punctuality and professionalism.

Responsibilities of the Optical Assistant

The role will entail conducting full dispensing, pre-screen tests and contact lens teaches as well as frame selection, booking appointments and ordering.
Reception duties and general admin will also be a big part of the role and helping with the smooth running of the practice.

Requirements of the Optical Assistant

At least 1 year of experience as a Optical Assistant ideally within an opticians.
A friendly and personable demeanour and strong personal work ethic.
A customer focused approach to your work and the ability to build a strong rapport with customers and colleagues alike.

Compensation for the Optical Assistant

In return, the company can offer a competitive salary of up to £17k, a fantastic working environment with an excellent level of support from a enthusiastic team.

Working Monday – Saturday with a day off in the week – 9:00-5:00 with 1 hour lunch
No Sundays or bank holidays
You will also have the opportunity to receive some further training, progress and join a professional team in a fun and relaxed environment.

To apply for this Optical Assistant Cambridge position or other optical jobs in the area call Inspired Selections on 0121 778 6999 or join us at www.inspiredselections.co.uk

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