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Job Details

Optician

Employer

Visions Eyecare Centre

Date Posted

June 16, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $16.00 to $25.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 30 to 38 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Jul 16, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Visions Eyecare Centre

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Experience

Experience an asset

Specific Skills

  • Advise on use and care of contact lenses
  • Assist clients in selecting eyeglasses
  • Adjust finished eyeglasses to fit client
  • Obtain specifications for eyeglasses or contact lenses and fit clients with prescription eyeglasses or contact lenses

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Attention to detail

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Reliability

Other benefits

Free parking available

Screening questions

Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?


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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Optician is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Opticians
OBJECTIVE

Interest in operating optical measuring devices to measure clients' eye curvatures, pupillary distances and bridge widths; and in using equipment to cut and edge lenses, fit lenses into frames, and grind and polish lenses

METHODICAL

Interest in compiling prescriptive information to produce eyeglasses or arrange for the production of eyeglasses, to arrange for grinding and polishing of lenses, and to adjust finished eyeglasses to fit clients; may supervise or manage the activities of students and other opticians

SOCIAL

Interest in speaking to clients to advise them on the correct use and care of contact lenses

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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