Optometric Assistant

Progressive Optometry - Calgary, AB (30+ days ago)

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Job Description:

At Browz Eyeware/Progressive Optometry, we are committed to providing our patients with the latest in eye health technology and superior patient care and services. We operate 3 clinics located in Panorama, Bridgeland, and Airdrie.

We are currently seeking for an Optometric assistant / optician to join our eye care team. The candidate must be friendly, motivated, and energetic with outstanding customer service, communication and organization skills. The individual will need to demonstrate a positive attitude, attention to detail and the ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment.

Job Type:

Part Time: Tuesdays, Wednesday & Thursday Evenings til 8pm & Saturday til 5pm

Full Time: Must be available Tuesday - Saturday

Location: Panorama (NW) - Flexibility to travel between any of our other 2 locations: Bridgeland/Airdrie is an asset

Key Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Reception and telephone handling
  • Preliminary screening tests
  • Advising patients on contact lens and frame selections
  • Repairing and adjusting eyeglasses
  • Scheduling appointments
  • Assisting the doctors as required

Experience: Prior experience is an asset, but not required as training will be provided.

How to Apply: Please send your resume and a cover letter with the subject line reading Optometric Assistant. We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time


  • Secondary School (Required)


  • Calgary, AB (Required)


  • Cantonese (Preferred)
  • Mandarin (Preferred)