FYidoctors is looking to hire a full-time Retail Sales Associate at our practice in Grande Prairie, Alberta. This team member will work a schedule of 20-40 hours per week, Mondays through Saturdays. The Retail Sales Associate will be responsible for the retail and repair of eyewear products as well as follow-up patient care. Join us in advancing eye health and enhancing the lives of our patients in a dynamic and rewarding environment.
Founded more than 40 years ago in Grande Prairie (the home of the very first FYidoctors practice), this unique location has been serving the community ever since and officially joined the FYidoctors family in 2008. Staffed by a team of knowledgeable optometrists and vision care professionals, FYidoctors – Grande Prairie offers a wide range of eye care products and services. We have a great team and we're excited for someone who is as enthusiastic about helping patients as we are.
How You’ll Benefit
Comprehensive rewards package
Competitive salary and benefits
Annual fitness allowance
Annual uniform allowance
Rapid and continued growth, ensuring a constantly challenging and rewarding environment
A workplace culture where collaboration is fostered
Ongoing training and development opportunities
Educating clients about the best eyewear choices for their lifestyle, ensuring they receive the best in value and quality
Informing patients about advances in corrective eyewear solutions
Assisting with selection of frames to suit your client’s aesthetic and performance needs
Interpreting optical prescriptions as written by optometrist
Performing frame and facial measurements to ensure correct fit and positioning of eyewear
Submitting prescription eyewear requisitions to manufacturing lab
Performing repairs and adjustments to patients’ eyewear
Arranging and maintaining retail display area
Contributing to store retail sales goals
Upholding excellent customer service standards using your charisma and problem solving skills
The Successful Candidate
Previous optical or office experience an asset
Passionate about customer experience; a great communicator who can provide exceptional patient care
Committed to excelling as a member of a high performing team
Able to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
Good computer knowledge, including Microsoft Office Suite
Previous retail experience an asset
FYidoctors is an exciting entrepreneurial company that started as a small group of 30 optometrists. In just 10 years, we have grown to over 450 optometrists and opened 260 locations across the country. Today, as Canada’s fastest growing eye care provider, our team of respected leaders from provincial and national optometric associations bring experience, dedication, and a commitment to the values that have long been associated with optometry. From our lab to our practices to our home office, we are committed to enhancing the lives of our patients and maintaining a positive, supportive environment where all of our people can thrive and grow professionally and personally. Together, we proudly stand for the strength of the optometric profession and the preservation of patient care.
How to Apply
All applications will be sent to the attention of the hiring contact Courtney Berg, Practice Coach.
Alternatively, our careers page can be found here; https://fyidoctors.com/en/careers-page. Search Retail Sales Associate, and the preferred location when navigating the careers site.
We thank all candidates for their interest. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. We politely request no telephone calls please.