Full-Time Optometrist (OD)

  • Company:
    Omni Eye and Vision
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    10 hours ago
  • Category:
    General

Omni Eye & Vision
#102-7885 6th Street
Burnaby, BC V3N 3N4
 
Title of Position: Full-Time Optometrist (OD)
 
 
We are a well-established, growing, multi-location private practice looking to hire a permanent full-time Optometrist (OD) for our THREE locations, Burnaby, Squamish, and Prince Rupert.
 
We are looking for an optometrist interested in practicing the full scope of optometry. Our practice emphasizes ocular disease, dispensing glasses & contact lenses, dry eye management, myopia prevention therapies, glaucoma management, in particular. Our doctors are supported by our well-trained and talented technicians as well as state-of-the-art instrumentation and equipment. Due to high volume of ocular disease and distance of over 1.5hrs drive to nearest ophthalmology having experience in co-managing with Ophthalmology and our supportive primary care providers would be an extreme benefit. An ideal candidate will be residency trained in ocular disease.
 
It is important that you display excellent verbal and written communication, interpersonal and presentation skills. 
 
Skill Requirements:

Minimum of more than 1 year of work experience required, with emphasis on ocular disease management a plus.
Resident trained in pathology preferred
Doctor of Optometry degree in good standing
Licensed with College of Optometrist of BC
Other foreign language fluency is a plus.

 
 
Job Duties:

Provide comprehensive eye exams and office visits as needed.
Provide contact lens exams and contact lens follow up visits as needed.
Provide pre- and post-operative examinations for cataract surgery.
Experience in co-managing with Ophthalmology is a huge plus.
Working together with the ophthalmologist to achieve the best possible outcome for all patients.
Familiarity with standard concepts, practices, and procedures involved in treatment and management ocular or other diseases or conditions such as cataracts, glaucoma and macular degeneration.
Developing positive optometrist-patient relationships.
Educating patients regarding their treatment options.
Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.

 
This position is ideal for an OD who desires to help grow the practice, and has an interest in potential partnership.
 
If interested, please email your CV to omnieye06@gmail.com and title it “FT OD Position”.