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Eyewear Specialist

About the Position

The Eyewear Specialist dispenses and fits glasses and contacts, working from prescriptions written by optometrists. The Eyewear Specialist considers the patient’s facial features, occupation, and habits to assist them in choosing the best eyeglass frames, and lens coatings to fit their needs, while also achieving sales goals and excellent patient care.

Primary Duties
  • Provide exceptional customer service at all times.

  • Assist patients in the selection of eyewear frames according to style and color.

  • Operate manual lensometer and auto-lensometer.

  • Educate and recommend specific lenses, lens coatings, and frame to suit patient needs.

  • Continue to stay educated on current brand knowledge.

  • Accurately collect facial measurements.

  • Dispense patient orders.

  • Identify and resolve patient complaints through troubleshooting.

Secondary Duties:

  • General office duties.

  • Maintain cleanliness as assigned by supervisor.

  • All other duties as assigned.

Intellectual Competencies:
  • Must have the ability to acquire understanding and absorb new information (a quick study).

  • Must have the ability to analyze data from various sources and draw reasonable conclusion.

  • Must have sound judgment/decision making ability, must be able to apply consistent logic, rationality and objectivity in decision-making.

  • Must have the ability to be pragmatic and be ale to generate realistic and practical solutions to a problem.

Personal Competencies:
  • ust have the ability to maintain confidentiality and display ethical behavior in all business dealing; ability to be trusted by peers, clients and other; puts honestly and integrity above self.

  • Must have the ability to plan, organize, schedule work in efficient and productive manner.

  • Must have the ability to focus on key priority, juggles multiple projects, and manages time effectively.

  • Must have the ability to work independently of others without significant supervisory oversight or co-worker involvement.

  • Must have the ability to maintain poise and composure under heavy pressure from clients, supervisors and/or company officers.

  • Must have the ability to adapt and adjust quickly to changing priorities or work demands without adverse impact on performance or team dynamics.

Interpersonal Competencies:
  • Must have the ability to display appropriate demeanor, dialogue, interaction and attire when dealing with clients and/or co-worker

  • Must have the ability to personify and/or exhibit compassion, sensitivity, warmth, friendliness and trustworthiness.

  • Must be client orientated and driven by satisfaction.

  • Must have the ability to work in a team setting and establish collaborative peer relationship.

  • Must have the ability to communicate effectively in both written and verbal communication.

  • Must have the ability to listen, comprehend directives, inquiries and/or comments, and decipher intent and meaning.

Motivational Competencies:
  • Must have the ability to exhibit high levels of energy, a strong desire to achieve, and appropriately high dedication.

  • Must have the ability to exhibit a can-do attitude.

  • Must have the ability to demonstrate strong need to achieve goals and not give up.

Physical Demands:
  • Occasional lifting, carrying, pushing and/or pulling up to 25 lbs (+-30%) of the time

  • Occasional standing/walking/climbing (+-50%) of the time

  • Sitting in a normal position for an extended time (+-50%) of the time

  • Occasional reaching/handling/feeling (+-70%) of the time

  • Frequent use of finger dexterity (+-70%) of the time

  • Ideal candidate should have high school diploma/GED.

  • Retail Sales: 1 year (preferred)

Computer Skills:
  • Proficient with keyboarding and the ability to enter notes efficiently and accurately into patient’s EHR.

Other Skills/Ability:
  • Ability to multi-task.

  • Excellent time management, organizational, and planning skills with ability to work independently.

  • Ability to interact and communicate with a variety of people.

  • Strong attention to detail.

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