Optical Associate
FYidoctors
Vancouver, BC
FYidoctors -Vancouver -Broadway is looking to hire a full-time permanent Optical Associate at our practice in Vancouver, BC. This team member will work a schedule of 30 to 40 hours per week at both practices, rotating Monday through Saturday. The Optical Associate will be responsible for the retail and repair of eye-wear products as well as follow-up patient care.

How You’ll Benefit

Comprehensive rewards package
Competitive salary and benefits
Rapid and continued growth, ensuring a constantly challenging and rewarding environment
A workplace culture where collaboration is fostered
Ongoing training and development opportunities
Responsibilities

Educating clients about the best eye-wear choices for their lifestyle, ensuring they receive the best in value and quality
Informing patients about advances in corrective eye-wear solutions
Assisting with selection of frames to suit your client’s aesthetic and performance needs
Interpreting optical prescriptions as written by optometrist
Performing frame and facial measurements to ensure correct fit and positioning of eye-wear
Submitting prescription eye-wear requisitions to manufacturing lab
Performing repairs and adjustments to patients’ eye-wear
Arranging and maintaining retail display area
Contributing to store retail sales goals
Upholding excellent customer service standards using your charisma and problem solving skills
The Successful Candidate

Previous optical or office experience an asset
Passionate about customer experience; a great communicator who can provide exceptional patient care
Committed to excelling as a member of a high performing team
Able to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
Good computer knowledge, including Microsoft Office Suite
Previous retail experience an asset
About Us

FYidoctors is a young and exciting entrepreneurial company that started as a small group of 30 optometrists. In just ten years, we have grown to over 450 optometrists and opened 260 locations across the country. Today, as Canada’s fastest growing eye care provider, our team of respected leaders from provincial and national optometric associations bring experience, dedication, and a commitment to the values that have long been associated with optometry. From our lab to our practices to our home office, we are committed to enhancing the lives of our patients and maintaining a positive, supportive environment where all of our people can thrive and grow professionally and personally. Together, we proudly stand for the strength of the optometric profession and the preservation of patient care.

How to Apply

All applications will be sent to the attention of the hiring contact Stephon Ellis, Practice Coach.

Alternatively, our careers page can be found here; https://fyidoctors.com/en/careers-page. Search Optical Associate, and FYidoctors -Vancouver -Broadway when navigating the careers site.

We thank all candidates for their interest. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. We politely request no telephone calls please.