My client is offering a great opportunity for an experienced full time Optical Assistant. With nice hours and an experienced team this will be ideal role for an Optical Assistant looking to progress their career and move away from late nights and working all weekends.
Optical Assistant Position
A very exciting opportunity has become available for a customer focused Optical Assistant who is looking for a full time career move in Hartlepool. This practice is situated on a busy high street and has a large and loyal customer base. They have a very friendly and welcoming team in place, who all work for each other to deliver the highest levels of care possible and they have a very good local reputation for excellence in customer care.
Responsibilities of the Optical Assistant
The role will entail dispensing spectacles to all levels, conducting pre-screen tests and contact lens teaches. You will also be required to carry out frame styling and give patients advice on options. Reception duties and general admin will also be a part of the role and helping with the smooth running of the practice. As an optical assistant you will spend your time on various aspects of meeting your customers’ needs precisely and competently. Their aim is to continually improve the quality of services offered to their customers through staff training, embracing the use of the latest technology and fashion innovation.
Requirements of the Optical Assistant
My client is looking for applicants with at least 1 year of experience as an Optical Assistant ideally within a practice. The ability to dispense to all levels is preferred with a friendly and personable demeanour and strong personal work ethic. A customer focused approach to your work and the ability to build a strong rapport with customers and colleagues alike.
Compensation for the Optical Assistant
For your efforts a competitive salary of £15,500 is on offer along with additional benefits. You will also have the opportunity to receive some further training and join a professional team in a fun and relaxed environment. Hours in this branch are 5 days out of 6 working 9:00-5:30pm.