We're hiring!

Looking for a career in a fast paced environment? St. Lawrence Optometry, Kingston’s oldest and largest Optometry clinic, is always looking for talented individuals to work with our team!
 
We are looking for staff for the position of optometric/administrative/lab assistant. Duties include:
- reception tasks including answering phones and using our medical record system
- pretesting patients before seeing our Doctors
- diagnostic testing including visual fields and OCTs
- contact lens training and ordering
- helping patients with frame and lens selection
- minor frame repairs
- filling glasses orders
- consulting with our Doctors as to patient needs

Experience preferred however we are looking for someone who could work well with our tram; the right applicant would be trained on the job. Ample computer skills, exceptional customer service and the ability to multitask is a must. This role consists of dealing with our patients directly. We provide high quality frames & lenses to our patients; we have an edging lab and finish most jobs on-site.
 
We have been a part of the Kingston community for almost 50 years and have grown to 2 clinics. This is a fast paced environment that will require a multi-tasking personality to be successful in the role. We require 30 hrs per week, but you must be flexible as the role increases. Some early evening and Saturday hours would be involved; travel between 2 office locations likely (however not usually within the same day). Candidates must be looking for a progressive career in the industry. Several of our employees have been working with us for 10+ years and we pride ourselves on our family like atmosphere.
 
What we offer you:
Rewarding career
Full co-pay benefits
Extensive training both on and off-site from Doctors and industry reps
Ability to attain industry specific certification (CCOA)
Discounts on eye wear/contacts
 
Candidates will meet the following requirements:
Positive attitude
Ability to multitask
Flexibility
Excellent customer service skills
Ample computer skills
CCOA/Optician certification or industry experience is a plus
 
To apply, please send your resume with cover letter to heather@slvision.ca.