A brand new vacancy has just come in for a mobile full time Optical Assistant to work in Central Edinburgh. My client is one of the most trusted names in optics and this practices has a very good reputation locally for offering a friendly professional service.Optical Assistant Position
You will joining a highly qualified team of expert optometrists, dispensing opticians, contact lens experts, optical assistants and audiologists that are among the best in their field. This leading team pride themselves on providing the foundation for an exciting, long-term career – a home where your previous optical expertise will be truly valued and where you will be given the opportunity to thrive.Responsibilities of the Optical Assistant
As an Optical Assistant, you will spend your time on various aspects of meeting your customer’s needs precisely and competently. You will work within a busy 3-clinic practice in an all-around role. You will be helping patients with all their eye care needs, including contact lenses. You will be dispensing spectacles and making sales as well as undertaking pre-screening; contact lens teaches and associated admin work. Additional to this further training will be provided on the additional clinical service they offer.Requirements for the Optical Assistant
To secure this role you will need previous experience as an Optical Assistant and have a real passion for providing fantastic customer care. You will have already demonstrated that you are a natural when it comes to customer care; you are articulate, good with people with an organised approach and always happy to help, so you will fit right in as a valuable member of this friendly team, joining a business that is going places.Compensation for the Optical Assistant
On offer for the right person is a competitive salary of £18,000 + benefits as well as the opportunity to further your career. You will have 29 days holiday and your birthday off. This is a 9-5:30pm role, with NO Sundays.