CONNECTICUT OPTICIANS ASSOCIATION

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Category:
Apprentice Wanted
Title:
Full Time Apprentice Wanted
Description:
LensesOnly has an immediate opening for an apprentice for our rapidly growing Avon & Bloomfield locations. We are an Independent Optical Shop with 4 locations the most recent opened in November 2019! Experience necessary Knowledge of POS System a plus. Must be motivated excellent with sales professional & make customer service your first priority. Opportunity for advancement possible! Our dress is business casual no Sundays. Competitive wages flexible hours annual eyeglass allowance Please email Steven.abbate@gmail.comor call (860)930-9635. All communication is private!

Company:
LensesOnly LLC
Location:
Avon, CT

Respond To:
(860) 930-9635
Ad Expires:
10/31/2020

Category:
Employment Openings
Title:
Director Optician Services
Description:

The Eye Care Group has an immediate opening for a working General Manager of our Optical Shops

As part of The Eye Care Group family of optical services our Optical Shops keep customers happy with an impressively wide range of services and products. As part of a state-wide renowned Private Ophthalmology Practice we are looking for a seasoned Manager to join our team

This position promotes the achievement of sale goals through directly selling as well as overseeing training and coaching the Opticians/Sales Associates.

Some of what you will do

  • Follow Best Practices for excellence in eye care and retail business operations
  • Drive and achieve profit sales and performance goals according to TECG standards.
  • Monitor sales results against expectations offer support training and marketing.
  • Ensure all store associates achieve and maintain the highest level of customer service.
  • Maintain awareness of same day service using “Ready When Promised” production board.
  • Monthly productivity reports by Optician branch overall.
  • Develop and maintain a good working relationship with doctor(s) associated with the shops and serves as liaison between doctor and store personnel.
  • Ensure store promotions advertising and visual merchandising are in place and all associates and doctors are aware of current promotions.
  • Run your own branch shop and Supervise and motivate Optician/Sales Associates and ensures the timely completion of day-to-day functions.
  • Motivate associates to exceed performance standards.

Are you the right fit? – The Suitable Talent

  • Optical sales experience. At least 2 years supervision and success.
  • Maintain Optical license.
  • Proficient computer skills.
  • Proven ability to lead coach and build associate relationships.
  • Purchasing inventory management
  • Sound understanding of store operations and standards for success.
  • Strong communication skills (both oral and written) for effective management of teams.
  • Exceptional customer service skills.
  • Able to present clear and concise information and respond to questions from managers associates and customers.
  • Strong organizational skills for planning work and continuously monitoring progress towards goals.
  • Ability to analyze creates and understands financial reports.
  • Demonstrated ability to analyze and solve problems of varied scope.
  • ABO and NCLE Certified (Recommended).

Job Type: Full-time Working Manager Contact: jiodice@theeyecaregroup.com


Company:
The Eye Care Group
Location:
Waterbury, CT

Respond To:
jiodice@theeyecaregroup.com
Ad Expires:
09/25/2020

Category:
Apprentice Wanted
Title:
Optical Sales / Optician
Description:

Optometry Practice looking for full time Optical Sales Consultant or Apprentice Optician:

Job Description

We have 2 locations (Stratford and Bridgeport) high-volume Optometry practice. You would be traveling to BOTH locations. We are looking for a polished responsible and highly motivated full-timeOptical Retail Sales Consultant(OPTICAL EXPERIENCE REQUIRED)who is ready to take on all sales responsibilities from helping new patients to closing sales. Our ideal candidate will deliver a professional presentation to customers and uphold the ideals and standards of our practice.

Responsibilities

  • Deliver exceptional customer service that ensures ongoing sales and high levels of customer satisfaction including selection of frames repairs and adjustments
  • Consult with customers and patients to determine their needs and then recommend the righteye wear
  • Assist patients with selection and adjustment of frames based on optical prescriptions
  • Develop and cultivate strong buying relationships with patients
  • Knowledgeable in analyzing and explaining insurance plans to patients
  • Measure and check pupillary distance/heights and ensure lenses prescriptions are accurate

Requirements

  • OPTICAL EXPERIENCE REQUIRED – 2 years minimum
  • Strong communication skills
  • Sales and Customer Service experience
  • Team player
  • English and Spanish fluency preferred
  • Ability to work in a fast paced high volume environment

Perks/Benefits

  • Potential for growth into higher paying positions
  • PTO and Health Benefits for full time employees
  • 401k & Match

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $17.00 - $20.00 per hour (if not licensed)

Schedule:

  • M T F 9-6pm Thurs 9:30-7:30pm and Sat 9-2pm

Experience:

  • Optical: 2 years (Required)

If interested please email resume to: kristineh@familyvisioncenters.net


Company:
family vision center
Location:
Stratford, CT

Respond To:
kristineh@familyvisioncenters.net
Ad Expires:
12/31/2020

Category:
Optician Wanted
Title:
DARIEN EYECARE
Description:
Darien Eyecare is seeking a part time Optician licensed or non licensed. We are a busy Optical shop seeking a part time employee to join our team. Experience is a must. Contact Woody Armstrong for details. eada1964@yahoo.com.

Company:
Darien eyecare
Location:
Darien, CT

Respond To:
eada1964@yahoo.com
Ad Expires:
09/30/2020

Category:
Employment Openings
Title:
Licensed Optician and Apprentice Optician needed
Description:
Visionary Eyecare of Wallingford Ct. is looking for a Licensed Optician and an apprentice optician for our optical dispensary.

We are a busy growing optical dispensary and are looking for a friendly reliable and experienced licensed optician to work with our team. We are also in need of an apprentice who is eager to learn and work in our dispensary. Only applicants with exceptional customer service skills attention to detail and scheduling flexibility please apply.

Please email your resume to Visionaryeyecare930@yahoo.com.

Thankyou
Visionary Eyecare
930 I No. Colony Rd.
Wallingford Ct. 06492
203-265-4362

Company:
Visionary Eyecare
Location:
Wallingford, CT

Respond To:
Visionaryeyecare930@yahoo.com
Ad Expires:
10/25/2020

Category:
Optician Wanted
Title:
Optician Needed
Description:

Category: Optician Wanted

Title: Optician

Description: Yankee Optical of Rocky Hill Connecticut is owned by Joseph Bentivegna MD and was run by Mr. Dave Wallner who unfortunately has suddenly passed away. There is an immediate opening for either employment or purchase of the business at a very reasonable price in return for a rental agreement.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Coordinate with the patient to find the best eyewear fit and choice for their lifestyle.

Place orders to maintain inventory.

Lens edging lab finishing and dispensing.

Repairs and adjustments for eyeglasses.

Able to use optical software

Troubleshoot eyewear issues.

Arrange and maintain displays of optical merchandise.

Perform administrative duties such as tracking inventory and sales and submitting patient insurance information.

Strong attention to detail required. Optical sales experience preferred.

40 hours per week Monday through Friday

This can either be a salaried position but an entrepreneurial-minded individual may purchase Yankee Optical for a nominal price in return for a lease. The business was thriving and has a large inventory of frames optical equipment and a lane.

Company: Yankee Optical

Respond To: jfbentivegna@gmail.com or call 860-721-8800


Company:
Yankee Optical
Location:
Rocky Hill, CT

Respond To:
(860) 721-8800
Ad Expires:
09/30/2020

Category:
Optician Wanted
Title:
Optician
Description:

Tolland Eye Care has been serving Northeast Connecticut for over a decade! We now have an immediate opening for a full-time Licensed Optician or experienced Frame Stylist.

The Optician / Frame Stylist assists and educates patients with their selection of eyeglass frames lenses and lens enhancements.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Coordinate with the patient to find the best eyewear fit and choice for their lifestyle.

  1. Place orders to maintain inventory.
  2. Lens edging lab finishing and dispensing.
  3. Repairs and adjustments for eyeglasses.
  4. Troubleshoot eyewear issues.
  5. Arrange and maintain displays of optical merchandise.
  6. Perform administrative duties such as tracking inventory and sales and submitting patient insurance information.

Strong attention to detail required. Optical sales experience preferred.

37 1/2 hours per week Tuesday - Saturday with some early evenings and 1/2 day on Saturday.

We offer medical dental life vision 401k paid holidays and paid vacations.


Company:
Tolland Eye Care
Location:
Tolland, CT

Respond To:
mcastagna88@gmail.com
Ad Expires:
09/30/2020

Category:
Optician Wanted
Title:
Licensed or Non-Licensed
Description:

Specs of Fairfield Westport and Darien have serviced Fairfield County for over 30 years. We specialize in high-end fashion eyewear and value our customers experience immensely. When you work at Specs you will be exposed to the fast paced fashion world and learn the entrepreneurial spirit that it takes to be a successful small business.

Responsibilities

  • Be knowledgeable or willing to learn about the eyewear industry including the latest technologies and trends
  • Able to sell in a fast-paced high-end environment
  • Interact with clients in a professional manner
  • Provide clients with information and consult them accordingly
  • Answer phone calls
  • Monitor and manage inventory

Qualifications

  • Experience in sales ++ plus if you have experience with high-end sales or eyewear ++
  • Excellent organizational skills ability to prioritize and comfortable working independently
  • Must be committed to providing outstanding customer service and demonstrate strong interpersonal skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Proficient computer skills experience working with Apple products is a plus
  • Provide own transportation

**MUST be available on Saturdays**

**Full-Time or Part-Time**

**Please email your resume to jobs@specsforyou.com**


Company:
Specs of Westport
Location:
Westport, CT

Respond To:
jobs@specsforyou.com
Ad Expires:
09/30/2020

Category:
Optician Wanted
Title:
Licensed and Non Licensed Need Apply
Description:

Specs of Fairfield Westport and Darien have serviced Fairfield County for over 30 years. We specialize in high-end fashion eyewear and value our customers experience immensely. When you work at Specs you will be exposed to the fast paced fashion world and learn the entrepreneurial spirit that it takes to be a successful small business.

Responsibilities

  • Be knowledgeable or willing to learn about the eyewear industry including the latest technologies and trends
  • Able to sell in a fast-paced high-end environment
  • Interact with clients in a professional manner
  • Provide clients with information and consult them accordingly
  • Answer phone calls
  • Monitor and manage inventory

Qualifications

  • Experience in sales ++ plus if you have experience with high-end sales or eyewear ++
  • Excellent organizational skills ability to prioritize and comfortable working independently
  • Must be committed to providing outstanding customer service and demonstrate strong interpersonal skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Proficient computer skills experience working with Apple products is a plus
  • Provide own transportation

**MUST be available on Saturdays**

**Full-Time or Part-Time**

**Please email your resume to jobs@specsforyou.com**


Company:
Specs Of Westport
Location:
Westport, CT

Respond To:
jobs@specsforyou.com
Ad Expires:
09/30/2020