Optician / Eyewear Consultant

Recruiter
Vint & York
Location
New York
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jun 19, 2017
Closes
Jun 20, 2017
Role
Retail
Industry
Computer
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Board
NYCityWorks.com
Job Description

Eyewear Brand is looking to hire an experienced optician / energetic sales consultant for their Flagship Store.
Positions are currently open for full and part time eyewear consultants / licensed opticians who possess the following qualities: excellent sales skills, ability to multitask, extraordinary verbal and written communication skills, high level of energy, sense of style, attention to details, and ability to engage customers.

Responsibility:

  • Work with customers to assess their eyewear needs, offer suitable eyewear and lens options.
  • Engage customers and get them excited about the brand..
  • Create unique and personable shopping experience for each customer.
  • Tracking Store Inventory
  • Verifying Prescriptions, Ordering Lenses, Edging Lenses, Taking Measurements

Knowledge & Skills:
Ophthalmic dispensing skills:

  • Using pupilometer.
  • Taking measurements for progressive lenses.
  • Blocking, Tracing and edging
  • Mounting both single vision and progressive lenses.
  • Adjusting Frames

Other Skills:

  • Strong verbal and communication skills
  • Basic computer Skills
  • Ability to receive feedback and take action when appropriateExcellent time management skills
  • Flexibility to work nights, weekends and hours that meet the needs of the business

Extra Language is a plus
Education:High School Diploma and Associate Degree +

Required experience:

  • Optical Retail & Sales: 1 year

Required license or certification:

  • Ophthalmic Dispensing NYS