A Reputable Consulting Firm seeks the services of an Optician

 

Job Title: Optician

 

Job Location: Accra, Greater Accra

 

Job Description

  • Provide outpatient care for patients with eye-related disorders and conditions 
  • Conduct routine eye examinations, including visual field tests 
  • Determine each patient’s visual acuity, field of vision and hand-eye coordination 
  • Take detailed medical histories for all patients, including current and past prescription medications 
  • Evaluate eye-related symptoms, such as discharge, redness and inflammation
  • Prescribe corrective lenses when required 
  • Refer patients to board-certified ophthalmologists when required for more holistic eye care 
  • Educate patients on proper eye care 
  • Identify eye health safety factors that could impact vision, such as working around chemicals or in front of a computer 
  • Advise patients about proper eye hygiene and care
  • Review Physician’s prescriptions and orders based on medical charts 
  • Operate manual lensometer and other tools to achieve proper fittings for patients 
  • Educate patients on their corrective lens options and help them make a choice that fits their medical needs as well as lifestyle preferences

 

Qualification and Requirements

  • A minimum of an HND is required
  • Certified Dispensing Optician required 
  • Two (2) years experience in dispensing corrective lenses 
  • Experience with both contact lenses and glasses 
  • Ability to operate lensometers and other equipment 
  • Adequate knowledge of business in relation to organization of an Optical Clinic

Summary

Company

A Reputable Consulting Firm

Job Level

Experienced (Non-Manager)

Location

Greater Accra Region

Specialization

Hospitality / Leisure / Travels

Job Type

Full-Time

Minimum Qualification

HND

Preferred Years of Experience

1 - 3 years