Contact Lens Technician Resume Samples

A Contact Lens Technician works directly with customers and fulfills their needs. Typical work activities related to this post are listed on the Contact Lens Technician Resume as – assisting doctors in providing quality customer service; helping customers choose suitable brands; helping customers to inert and removing contact lens; guiding customers on how to keep the lens clean and sterile; listening to the consumer’s wants and needs; notifying management and providing an estimate for the order; documenting customer’s histories and order specifications, and undertaking administrative tasks as needed.

The job duties typically involve working in a fast-paced environment where close attention to detail is incredibly vital. Other crucial skills include – staying updated with the latest technology developments; solid understanding of optical procedures and manual dexterity. Formal education beyond a high school diploma is not expected.

Contact Lens Technician Resume example

Contact Lens Technician Resume

Objective : Looking for a challenging Contact Lens Technician position with a company where my professional services will be mutually beneficial to my employer and to myself, resulting in a opportunity for advancement.

Skills : Customer Service, Patient Care, Management.

Description :

    1. Supported sales by utilizing sales techniques to ensure the sales of service agreements, sunglasses, solutions, spare pairs of lenses/glasses, etc.
    2. Provided information to customers on various optical products and usage, which will enhance the wear and comfort of their contact lenses.
    3. Serviced customers by providing instruction on contact lens care(cleaning & storage) instruction and removal.
    4. Provided customers with accurate information regarding appointments, scheduling and follow-up visit glasses or contacts.
    5. Prepared any insurance and or third party benefits, inquiries either in person or by telephone.
    6. Responsible for the maintenance of the contact lens room including the Planograms (merchandising) and sundry (solution) items by keeping shelves and displays stocked.
    7. Tracked expiration dates of all lenses and solutions.
    8. Ensured that the contact lens room is always clean and organized.
    9. Provided excellent customer service to the patients.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma In Ophthalmic


Contact Lens Technician Resume

Objective : To obtain a career in Contact Lens Technician with a company that values experience and dedication, that will encourage future growth.

Skills : Visual Fields, Patient Orders, Managing Inventory.

Description :

    1. Taught patients insertion and removal of contact lenses.
    2. Assisted doctors with specialty contact lens fits, including RGP, Rose K, Jupiter, and Synergeyes A, KC, and PS; including insertion and removal of lenses, fluorescein examination, and over-refraction.
    3. Responsible for all contact lens orders, contacting patients, and if necessary, schedule follows up appointments.
    4. Did all pre-testing, including, auto-refraction, NCT, retinal photography (Optos and Cannon), visual field testing, and visual acuity.
    5. Instructed patients and educated about contact lenses and contact lens care.
    6. Responsible for the slit-lamp examination of contact lenses: soft, RGP, and Synergeyes.
    7. Directed all contact lens-related follow-ups independent of the doctor.
    8. Assisted doctor with the modification and polishing of RGP lenses.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
B.S Of Arts In Psychology


Contact Lens Technician Resume

Objective : Customer service and sales professional successful at improving customer retention rates and growing revenue. Experienced in Patient Management, Vision Examination and worked with Optos.

Skills : Office Mate, Eye Care Software, Patient Care.

Description :

    1. Obtained and recorded the patient's preliminary case history.
    2. Maintained records, scheduled appointments, performed bookkeeping, correspondence, and filing.
    3. Prepared patient for vision examination, assisted in testing for near and far acuity, depth perception, macula integrity, color perception, and visual field, utilizing ocular testing apparatus.
    4. Worked with Optos, FDT, ICT, Zeiss OCT and TVF, Pach's, CL I&R's, and many other tech duties.
    5. Instructed patients in care and use contact lenses.
    6. Maintained inventory of materials and cleaned instruments.
    7. Worked with Tricare & Medicare for billing and authorization for service.
    8. Administered eye drops and dilating drops for Dr.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
B.S In Health Informatics

Contact Lens Technician Resume

Objective : Motivated customer service specialist with over 4 years retail experience in a fast-paced, team-based environment. Organized, and hardworking with proficiency in Microsoft/ Excel. Excellent verbal and written communication skills and strong computer and CRM experience.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Marketing, Front Desk Management.

Description :

    1. Matched purchase orders with invoices and recorded the necessary information.
    2. Recommended lenses, lens coatings, and frames to suit client needs.
    3. Managed patients' primary eye care health with professionalism and skill.
    4. Provided complete patient eye care, refraction, and eyeglass, and contact lens distribution services.
    5. Conducted preliminary screening examinations including external examination, central and peripheral visual fields, and color vision tests.
    6. Fitted and adjusted eyeglasses and contact lenses.
    7. Educated patients about proper contact lens care, visual hygiene, and safety.
    8. Trained patients to safely insert and remove contact lenses.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
A.S In Science

Contact Lens Technician Resume

Objective : To obtain a challenging full time position as an Optometric or Ophthalmic Technician where I can use my skills to contribute to the success of the practice.

Skills : Receptionist, Customer Service, Filing, Scanning, Cashier, Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Evaluated and dispensed prescription contact lenses to patients.
    2. Trained patients on how to properly wear and remove contact lenses.
    3. Educated individuals about their medical insurance and billing options.
    4. Worked with medical software for tracking of patient information.
    5. Set protocols into place for proper dispensing and storage of contact lenses.
    6. Created 2 ways to properly track Medically Necessary patients and Pending claims.
    7. Conducted visual field tests to measure the field of vision.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
B.S Of Science

Contact Lens Technician Resume

Summary : With over 20 yrs in the industry, I am a competent, reliable and committed professional, with strong leadership and interpersonal skills and the desire to assume increasing responsibility. Experienced in management and instructing, possessing both discipline and good character.

Skills : Computer Literate, Transcription, Typing, 10-key, Filing.

Description :

    1. Answered calls and took contact lens orders.
    2. Entered lens parameters for the technicians in order to make lenses.
    3. Shaped and polished contact lens edges.
    4. Inspected and modified lenses for correctness and quality control.
    5. Posted and printed invoices.
    6. Reviewed incoming mail and directed it to the proper department.
    7. Prepared all outgoing mail.
    8. Educated patients about proper contact lens care, visual hygiene and safety.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Contact Lens Technician Resume

Headline : Highly motivated, Self-motivated individual with abilty to work with little or no supervision and in a teamwork environment. Able to follow policies, scripts and procedures. Resolving any customer complaints or problems.

Skills : Customer Service, Cleaning, Microsoft Office, Adobe Photoshop, Lightroom, Data Entry, Computer.

Description :

    1. Designed, measured, fit, and adapt lenses and frames for client according to written optical prescription or specification.
    2. Assisted the client with inserting, removing, and caring for contact lenses.
    3. Assisted the client with selecting frames.
    4. Measured customers for the size of eyeglasses and coordinated frames with facial and eye measurements and optical prescriptions.
    5. Prepared work order for optical laboratory containing instructions for grinding and mounting lenses in frames.
    6. Verified exactness of finished lens spectacles.
    7. Adjusted frame and lens position to fit the client. Shaped or reshaped frames.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Contact Lens Technician Resume

Objective : With many years in the industry, I am a competent, reliable, and committed professional, with strong leadership and interpersonal skills and the desire to assume increasing responsibility. Experienced in management and instructing, possessing both discipline and good character.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Visual Acuity, Management.

Description :

    1. Filled contact lens orders and help patients with any questions or concerns they may have about their vision with their lenses.
    2. Responsible for Patient file preparation, consulting, fitted, ordered, and dispensed contact lens to patients.
    3. Dispensed, repaired, and adjusted patients glasses, doctor workups such as tonometry, color blind test, k-readings, dilation, acuities.
    4. Input customer data into computer systems and ordering and receipt of contact lens and lens supplies.
    5. Conducted pre-exams and appointment scheduling as well as trained patients on proper wear and care of lenses.
    6. Handled billing patients with and without insurance. 
    7. Handled ordering and stocking contacts.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
B.S Of Science

Contact Lens Technician Resume

Summary : Quick learner who is well organized, self-starter, and can get the job done when needed. A respectful individual and a team player with a sufficient amount of customer experience and great work ethic.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Customer Service, Sales.

Description :

    1. Worked with patients in vision therapy.
    2. Modified contact lenses.
    3. Maintained the inventory of materials and cleaned instruments.
    4. Recorded and updated contact lens prescription on a web-based filing system.
    5. Distributed contact lenses to a patient whether if they are a patient of our care or from another optometric practice.
    6. Facilitated patient flow, pre-screened patients prior to eye examinations, maintained patient records, data entry, payment processing, over the phone customer service, and product sales.
    7. Managed provider schedule and store appointments.
    8. Provided patients with information regarding insurance coverage and benefit inquiries over the phone or in person Patient education regarding contact lens application and product care.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Bachelor's In Management

Contact Lens Technician Resume

Objective : To secure a challenging, rewarding, career oriented position in local Government that will allow me to utilize my customer service skills and provide an opportunity for advancement.

Skills : Customer Service, Handling medical records, Data Entry.

Description :

    1. Worked with the doctors to determine what brand of contacts would be best for that specific patient.
    2. Taught patients who have never worn contacts before how to insert, remove and care for the contacts.
    3. Helped at the front desk by checking patients in, scheduling appointments, pulling insurance, and directing calls to the appropriate department.
    4. Repaired and adjusted eyeglasses.
    5. Helped 30+ patients a day pick out contacts based on their daily activities and doctors' parameters.
    6. Instructed removal and take-out of contact lenses, as well as storage and cleaning practices.
    7. Placed bi-weekly contact orders to Bausch & Lomb, CIBA, Cooper, and Vistakon.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School Or Equivalent