Optician, Dispensing Posted on Apr 14, 2018 by Ponoka Eyecare, Lacombe Vision Centre and Blackfalds Eyecare
Location Ponoka, AB
Earnings $18.00 to $27.00 hourly
Work Hours 36 to 44 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 1 Vacancy
Closing Date Apr 28, 2018
Ponoka Eyecare, Lacombe Vision Centre and Blackfalds Eyecare
No degree, certificate or diploma
7 months to less than 1 year
Supervise or manage activities of other opticians or student opticians
- Advise on use and care of contact lenses
- Cut and edge lenses and fit lenses into frames
- Assist clients in selecting eyeglasses
- Arrange for grinding or polishing of lenses or grind and polish lenses
- 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
- Fast-paced environment
- Work under pressure
- Repetitive tasks
- Manual dexterity
- Attention to detail
- Combination of sitting, standing, walking
Ability to Supervise
- Effective interpersonal skills
- Team player
- Excellent oral communication
- Client focus
- Interpersonal awareness
How to Apply
Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.
Apr 28, 2018
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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
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
Interest in speaking to clients to advise them on the correct use and care of contact lenses
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