Our Optometric practice has an immediate opening for a part-time, MA state-licensed Optometrist. We’re a busy, fast paced and rapidly growing practice that currently has one OD. The ideal candidate will have at least five years’ experience working as a licensed Optometrist with a background in treating eye-related disorders and conditions. Pediatric experience would be ideal, but not mandatory. We will also consider candidates who have worked as opticians and only recently fulfilled their educational requirements to become Optometrists. However, you must have passed the licensing exam prior to your hire date. We offer flexible hours, competitive pay and an excellent benefits package for the right applicant.
Duties and responsibilities may include:
Conduct routine eye examinations, including visual field tests
Determine each patient’s visual acuity, field of vision and hand-eye coordination
Evaluate eye-related issues
Prescribe corrective lenses when required
Refer patients to board-certified ophthalmologists when necessary
Educate patients on proper eye care
Identify eye health safety factors that could impact vision, such as working around chemicals or in front of a computer
Advise patients about proper eye hygiene and care
Preferred skills and education:
State-issued license for optometry and O.D.
5+ years’ experience working as an optometrist
Excellent customer service and organization skills
Advanced time management skills
Ability to diagnose and treat eye-related disorders and conditions