Optical Assistant - Birkenhead - Independent

Recruiter
Location
England, Merseyside, Birkenhead
Salary
£16000 - £18000 per annum + Bonus
Posted
16 Nov 2017
Closes
14 Dec 2017
Ref
ZOP2776
Contact
Rebecca Wood
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A family run group of independent Opticians based in the North West are looking to recruit a full time Optical Assistant at their Birkenhead branch. This particular branch is very modern having only opened a year ago, and has already developed an excellent reputation in the area.

Role

  • Dispensing to all levels including varifocal
  • Access to a wide range of frames and lenses including high end designer brands
  • Reception and administrative duties
  • Meeting and greeting patients
  • Practice tests 6 days a week with 3 testing rooms
  • Working with a team of 4 people on the shop floor
  • Maintain appearance of store
  • Working 5 days a week including a Saturday
  • 9am - 5.45pm

Requirements

  • Previous experience of working within optics
  • High end dispensing experience would be advantageous
  • Passionate about the industry
  • Must be calm, comfortable and confident at all times when talking to patients
  • Maintain the high level of customer care this practice has created
  • Confident
  • Excellent communication

Salary

  • Paying between £16,000 to £18,000
  • Bonus scheme
  • Continuous training
  • Progression into management, training or the DO course could be available

To avoid missing out on this opportunity, please send your CV across to Rebecca Wood using the 'Apply' link as soon as possible.