Optical Assistant

08 Sep 2019
05 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

My client is offering a great opportunity for an ambitious experienced optical assistant to take on a mobile role. They look to the future and a career in optics for all their team and are renowned for developing and promoting from within.

Mobile Optical Assistant Position

A very exciting opportunity has become available for a customer focused optical assistant who is looking for a full time career move with a market leading optical group.
The company have built up a strong reputation for quality and customer service and need someone like minded to continue to deliver to the highest standards.

Responsibilities of the Mobile Optical Assistant

The role will entail dispensing spectacles to all levels, conducting pre-screen tests and contact lens teaches. You will also be required to carry out frame styling and give patients advice on options. Reception duties and general admin will also be a part of the role and helping with the smooth running of the practice.
Working across the practices, no two days are the same which gives you the variety of working environments and team dynamics.

Requirements of the Mobile Optical Assistant

My client is looking for applicants with at least 1 year of experience as an Optical Assistant ideally within a busy practice but not essential as they have a strong reputation for their training programs. The ability to dispense to all levels is preferred with 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.
A clean driving license is important and flexibility to travel a must.

Compensation for the Mobile Optical Assistant

For your efforts a competitive salary of £15,000 – £16,000 basic with travel expenses paid and a good overall package and prospects for the future is on offer along with additional benefits.