Optometric Technician Resume Samples

The job description of an Optometric Technician is to assist the optometrist and execute various duties like preparing and maintaining equipment, keeping a clean and sterile workplace and assisting patients. Typical work activities listed on the Optometric Technician Resume include – performing tests, cleaning and calibrating machines, explaining procedures to the patients, adjusting eyeglasses, updating patient records, preparing the room for the patient check-up, calibrating the machine, disinfecting equipment, and performing various other administrative tasks.

The ideal candidate has an interest in eye care should be able to demonstrate these attributes – commitment to work, precision, strong interpersonal skills, familiarity with optometric tests, physical stamina, the ability to follow instructions and a very good knowledge of optometry. While some places hire candidates with a high school diploma and provide on-the-job training, possessing an optometric training program from a vocational institute is a common route to this profession.

Optometric Technician Resume example

Optometric Technician Resume

Headline : The personal objective is to obtain a position where can maximize skills and abilities in social communication, organization, clinical experience, and office experience Seeking as a Surgical Assistant in acute care

Skills : Communication, Analysis, Attention To Detail, Organization, Multi-Tasking, Quick Learner, Reliable.

Description :

    1. Assisted the doctor with auto-retractions, checked patients' visual acuities, did visual field screenings, blood pressures.
    2. Handled bank deposits,  for needs that the doctor may apply.
    3. Work in a timely manner and have a lack of procrastination, therefore finished duties and could help others in the office.
    4. Seeking lasting employment in a positive atmosphere that will be challenging, as well as rewarding. 
    5. Strong verbal and personal communication skills and responsible for greeting, signing in, communicating with contact.
    6. Responsible for administering any tests ordered by the doctor, and responsible for educating patients on proper eye care.
    7. Removal, and reminding patients of prescribed medicine schedules.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma


Asst. Optometric Technician Resume

Headline : A creative and dynamic professional with extensive experience in management. Skilled development. Proven results in motivational and educational healthcare career growth for many individuals.

Skills : Microsoft Office, EMR, Payroll, Manager, Trainer, Sales.

Description :

    1. Responsible for obtaining preliminary case history and refraction and basic slit lamp.
    2. Responsible for maintaining efficient patient flow throughout the examination of process members, pre-selling, etc.
    3. Promoting products and services offered in the office, such as retinal photography, easy-care packages, and backup glasses.
    4. Utilize Exam Writer software to document eye pressures, visual acuities, and confrontations.
    5. Audit and edit insurance claims through Enterprise for submission to Home Office.
    6. Communicate relevant information on care and handling of the removal of contact lenses.
    7. Maintain the cleanliness of the preliminary testing area, contact lens area, and examination lane.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS


Associate. Optometric Technician Resume

Objective : Administrative Professional excels in prioritizing, adept at multi-tasking, and is very capable of achieving project goals. She has experience supporting executives, scheduling meetings, and managing office inventory.

Skills : Micorsoft Office, Excel, Word, Powerpoint, and Publisher.

Description :

    1. Obtain and record the patient's preliminary case history.
    2. Maintain records, schedule appointments, perform bookkeeping, correspondence, and filing.
    3. Prepare patient for vision examination; assist in testing for perception, and visual field, utilizing ocular testing apparatus.
    4. Instruct patients in care and use of glasses or contact lenses.
    5. Maintain inventory of materials and cleans instruments.
    6. Assist in the fabrication of eyeglasses or contact lenses.
    7. Answering phone calls, scheduling appointments, authorization exam room for Optometrist.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS

Optometric Technician/Analyst Resume

Headline : knowledge and excellent knowledge of modern office practices and procedures. Strong customer service skills, with the ability to diffuse difficult situations. Proficient in general office duties, including Microsoft Office and knowledge of basic business techniques.

Skills : Emr, Microsoft, Patient Care, CNA, Healthcare, Communication, Money Handling.

Description :

    1. Conducted preliminary testing prior to seeing optometrist such as history, autorefraction, photography, and digiscope scans.
    2. Assist customers in selecting the style and color of eyeglass suited to both their facial features and to their optical prescription.
    3. Adjust finished eyeglasses to fit the customer by heating and shaping plastic frames, or by bending metal frames using pliers.
    4. Follow-up services, such as fixing broken frames, replacing temple screws, and adjusting and refitting glasses.
    5. Prepare patients for eye examinations and vision therapy.
    6. Test the patient for color and depth perception, near and far acuity, visual field and macular integrity.
    7. Instruct the patient on the proper care of glasses and contact lenses, adjusting and repairing glasses.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Optometric Technician/Supervisor Resume

Headline : Understand the need for efficient use of the company's time. Assisting the optometrist during examinations with patients. Assist patients with frame selections, adjustments and repair of glasses.

Skills : Customer Service Skills, Cleaning, Computer Skills, Typing 50 Wpm, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Pre-testing all patients with an autorefraction, lensometry, tonometry, and topography.
    2. Asked patients of their preliminary case history including current medical conditions.
    3. Took the patient's blood pressure and Visual acuities, dial-in, phoropter, color vision and drop instillation.
    4. Trained patients on insertion and removal of contact lenses.
    5. Performed special testing on patients such as - visual fields, fundus photography, slit lamp photography, optic vision screener.
    6. Responsible for processing patient's information through the computer system.
    7. Responsible for screening patients prior to being examined by the claims to patient providers.
    8. Responsible for greeting, signing in, scheduling, and computer, or face-to-face contact.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Optometric Technician/Specialist Resume

Headline : Motivated, personable customer service professional with a talent for quickly mastering technology, the ability to utilize multiple Microsoft Office Applications.Considerate with professionals and non-professionals at all levels.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite, Drawing, Communication, Computer Skills.

Description :

    1. Perform a variety of tasks to assist the optometrist in eye examinations and corrective procedures.
    2. Record patient medical histories and help prepare the patient for the vision examination.
    3. Assist with tests that help ensure the accurate diagnosis and treatment of a diseased eye.
    4. Charge of making sure that the patient understands the proper care and use of glasses and contact lenses that the doctor has prescribed.
    5. Maintain records and schedules, recommending the patient with frame selection, maintain inventory of supplies
    6. Skills Used able to handle hectic schedules, highly organized and able to rely on own judgment.
    7. Obtained sales goals and high marks on patient surveys by providing excellent customer service.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Optometric Technician/Executive Resume

Headline : Ability to work well with people and grow with a well-established organization that will lead to a lasting relationship in the field of finance.Obtain a position that will provide the ability to apply work experience to a growing company

Skills : Microsoft Word, Customer Service Skills, Cleaning, Computer Skills, Typing 50 Wpm.

Description :

    1. Responsibilities included pre-testing patients before seeing the doctor.
    2. Answering the phone, setting up appointments, dispensing glasses, selling contacts and accessories.
    3. Take care of ordering contacts for the doctor and breaking down shipments.
    4. Worked way up to being the Optometric Technician which is the doctor's assistant.
    5. Skills Used Many of the skills that are being friendly with patients in a professional manner.
    6. Very hard working person who doesn't like to leave the job half done.
    7. Obtained sales goals and high marks on patient surveys by providing excellent customer service.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS

Optometric Technician/Representative Resume

Headline : Educated vet searching for a local opportunity to continue to provide for the community. Have a diversity of trade skills ranging from customer service to advance computer communications.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Languages, Communications, Internet Research, Clerical, Research, Analytics.

Description :

    1. Ensure high levels of customer satisfaction through excellent sales service.
    2. Assess customer's needs and provide assistance and information on product features.
    3. Maintain in-stock and presentable condition assigned areas.
    4. Remain knowledgeable of products offered and discuss available options.
    5. Team up with co-workers to ensure proper customer service.
    6. Order supplies and maintains contact lens inventory.
    7. Insurance billing and authorization with companies such as update spreadsheets Balance and settle reports.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS

Optometric Technician/Consultant Resume

Headline : Payments processing, maintaining accurate patient accounts, insurance processing, cash handling throughout the day and dropped for end of the deposit, maintaining accurate alphabetical filing by the last name.

Skills : Filing, Customer Service, Data Entry, Answering Phones, Ordering Supplies, Customer Relations, Secretarial.

Description :

    1. Responsible for scheduling appointments, verifying insurance with preliminary testing under multiple Optometrist's supervision.
    2. Educates patients on contact lens insertion and removal and overall care of contact lenses.
    3. Duties are not limited to maintaining complete and accurate patient records, to confirm the appointment time.
    4. Call for insurance pre-authorization; notify patients when their contact lenses are available for dispensing, etc.
    5. Clean and maintain equipment and instruments in the office as well as supply inventories.
    6. Check patients in and out, collect payments, monitor and perform other front desk tasks as needed.
    7. CooperVision Contact Lens Studies, and suggest products for the patient's specific needs.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS

Optometric Technician/Coordinator Resume

Headline : Experienced retail store sales manager with excellent client and management skills. Action-oriented with a strong ability to communicate effectively with customers, store personnel, and company executive staff. Core Strengths Adapt to diverse groups.

Skills : Professional Proficiency In Microsoft Office Suite, Limited Fluency In Portuguese, Training, And Delegating.

Description :

    1. Responsible for handling co-managing doctors and patients; Such as diabetic reports, etc.
    2. Pre-testing patients and preparing for the doctor; In which, consists of using n imaging using the Daytona Optomap.
    3. Addition to inputting demographics and test results in a medical records database.
    4. Performing contact lens insertion and removal training for new contact lens wearing patients.
    5. Assisting patients and customers with choosing eyewear that best fits their lifestyle and prescription.
    6. Using manual and digital measuring system to determine the placement of prescription pupillary distance.
    7. Responsibility as a key holder in which handling cash register and making bank deposits.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS

Jr. Optometric Technician Resume

Headline : Ambition to succeed in any given environment. will bring vital experience, ideas, and a good work ethic along with look forward to meeting with you to discuss detail career objectives. Seeking a professional position with the potential for upward mobility within the company.

Skills : Excellent People Skills, Fast Learner, Flexible, Reliable,.

Description :

    1. Testing patients for color and depth perception, near and far acuity, and visual field and macular integrity.
    2. Obtaining authorizations and filing claims for insurance benefits.
    3. Answering phones and scheduling appointments.
    4. Maintaining and filing charts.
    5. Teaching patients to insert and remove contact lenses.
    6. Making transactions, confirming the balance of the money for the office at the end of the night.
    7. Checking visual acuities, checking intraocular pressures via Tonopen, visual field testing, corneal topography.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS

Optometric Technician Resume

Headline : Certified Pharmacy Technician work at a leading drugstore chain and a small community pharmacy. Dedicated, hard-working, reliable and accurate professional who delivers courteous service at all times.

Skills : OfficeMate, ExamWriter, AcuityLogic, Microsoft retinal imaging, Georgia Medicaid billing.

Description :

    1. Maintained an appropriate store layout and design and Assisted with frame selection, when appropriate.
    2. Assisted in training new public relation specialists.
    3. Assisted in preliminary eye tests Provide contact lessons.
    4. Program Experience Efficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.
    5. Perform patient pretesting Schedule appointments Contact lens training Process insurance Achievements.
    6. Scheduled appointments; verified insurance coverage; educated patients on overall usage of contact lenses.
    7. Assisted doctors, pre-tested patients, taught insertion and helped with other office duties as needed.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma