Specsavers

Optical Assistant - Livingston

Recruiter
Specsavers
Location
Livingston
Salary
Competitive plus benefits
Posted
19 Aug 2019
Closes
16 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Optical Assistant - Livingston Role summary

Location: Livingston

Salary: Competitive basic dependent on experience

Working hours: Full Time

Experience level: Must be a competent dispenser, having worked in optics previously

Let us develop your career and take you further- previous experience for this role is essential.

As an experienced Optical Assistant wanting to join our store in Livingston, you will become part of a large team leading optics in the area. With Livingston being a new and up coming town, the store relfects this with the latest equipment in store, including aduiology and contact lens departmarts within the store. If you are looking to take your optical career to the net level and become part of a hard working team, then Specsavers Livingston are willing to support you progress in the direction you desire.

Specsavers has been going from strength to strength, ever since the business started back in 1984. We strive for the highest clinical standards – and believe that the customer should be at the heart of everything we do. We also recognise that our people are critical to our past and future success – so we do everything we can to make sure they get the experience and career they’re looking for: from outstanding training and a personal development plan, to excellent benefits and unstinting support. The business has nearly 1,500 stores across 12 countries – and is still growing. We want you to be part of this outstanding success story.


As an Optical Assistant, you’ll make sure every customer gets a great experience when they come into our store. It means listening to what they want, explaining our offers and products, and dispensing single vision, bifocal and varifocal lenses. You’ll work to NHS guidelines (as well as our own high standards), give good, clear advice and make a positive impression, thanks to your polite and professional approach.

To secure this role you will need previous experience as either an optical assistant or dispensing assistant and have a real passion for providing fantastic customer care.

We’ll continue to develop and expand your knowledge of vision problems, eyecare and our products. You’ve already demonstrated that you’re a natural when it comes to customer care, you’re articulate, good with people with an organised approach and always happy to help, so you’ll fit right in as a valuable member of our friendly store team, joining a business that’s going places.

This store is an accredited Platinum Employer, which means you can expect an exceptional employee experience every single day you work here. The Platinum Employer Scheme is part of our drive to become a famous place to work. Stores with this accreditation have been verified on five key employer standards: Recruitment, Performance Management and Reward, Talent Management, Learning and Development and Employee Engagement.

For more information or to apply, please contact Katie Cunningham at Specsavers Recruitment Services on 01566 771 892 or katie.cunningham@specsavers.com. 

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