HealthPartners Optician in St Paul, Minnesota

Optician

  • Job ID:

50912

  • Department:

HSC Optical Shop

  • City:

St Paul, MN

  • Location:

HP - St Paul Specialty Center 401

  • Position Type:

Full-Time

  • Anticipated Work Schedule:

Mondays – 11:00am-7:00pm at the Specialty Center in St. Paul

Tuesdays – 10:00-6:00pm at the Specialty Center in St. Paul

Wednesdays – 10:00-6:00pm at the Woodbury Clinic

Thursdays – 9:00-5:00pm at the Specialty Center in St. Paul

Fridays – 9:00-5:00pm at the Woodbury Clinic

*Every 3rd Saturday (September through May) they will be scheduled from 9:00-1:00pm at the Woodbury Clinic. When these shifts are scheduled, they will have Wednesday off during that week.

  • Hrs/Pay Period:

75

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Job Description:

HealthPartners has an exciting opportunity for an Optician at our Specialty Center in St. Paul and Woodbury Clinic. They will advise and assist patients in eyewear selection, delivery, adjustment, repair and consultation. Our staff delivers these services in a professional, cost effective and timely manner.Schedule:

Mondays – 11:00am-7:00pm at the Specialty Center in St. Paul

Tuesdays – 10:00-6:00pm at the Specialty Center in St. Paul

Wednesdays – 10:00-6:00pm at the Woodbury Clinic

Thursdays – 9:00-5:00pm at the Specialty Center in St. Paul

Fridays – 9:00-5:00pm at the Woodbury Clinic

*Every 3rd Saturday (September through May) they will be scheduled from 9:00-1:00pm at the Woodbury Clinic. When these shifts are scheduled, they will have Wednesday off during that week. At HealthPartners, you’ll find a culture where we live our values of excellence, compassion, integrity and most importantly, partnership. By working together, we will improve health and wellbeing, create exceptional experiences for those we serve and make care and coverage more affordable.

ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • Proven ability to interpret eyeglass and contact lens prescriptions.

  • Proven ability to advise and assist patient in frame and lens selection.

  • Proven ability to perform measurements of frame and lens specifications.

  • Proven ability to provide patient contact lens insertion and removal training.

  • Proven ability to consult with patient and resolve eyewear and contact lenses problems or concerns.

  • Proven ability to perform eyewear adjustments and repairs.

  • Place orders for frame and lenses fabrication with approved optical laboratories.

  • Place orders for contact lenses with approved contact lenses laboratories / vendors.

  • Verify orders (eyeglasses or contact lenses) received from optical contact lens laboratories / vendors to ensure accuracy.

  • Maintain frame-display board by accurate pricing and purchasing of appropriate frame product and performing physical count as directed.

  • Maintain diagnostic contact lens inventory by organizing, cleaning and performing physical count as directed.

  • Price and collect fees for eyewear and contact lenses.

  • Maintain and order department supplies.

  • Responsible for answering telephone, maintaining files, contacting patients, preparing reports and other office functions as necessary.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum of two years full time Optical Department experience.

  • Proven ability to interact with patients and staff in a courteous and cooperative manner.

  • American Board of Opticianary certification preferred

HealthPartners offers a comprehensive benefits package. To see a complete job description and/or to apply for this position, please visit www.healthpartners.com/careers, click on job opportunities and search for Job ID #50912.

Additional Information:

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.