Ophthalmic Technician

JOB FUNCTION: Administrative Support
JOB TYPE: Direct Hire
LOCATION: Jersey City, NJ
COMPENSATION: $17/hr - $29/hr
POSTED: Nov 14, 2022

Our client, an independent eye care organization located in Jersey City, NJ is looking to add a great Ophthalmic Technician to their team!

Salary/Hourly Rate:

$17/hr – $29/hr (DOE and certifications)

Position Overview:

The Ophthalmic Technician supports the Physician(s) in their busy practice. This full-time position involves direct patient care, clinical tasks and administrative responsibilities.

Responsibilities of the Ophthalmic Technician:

  • Obtaining/documenting patient history
  • Performing patient work up, including all vision testing
  • Obtaining all appropriate consent forms
  • Room set-up for the Physician and clean-up following procedures
  • Stocking supplies
  • Data entry into practice management and EMR systems
  • Greeting/escorting patients to exam room and patient education regarding procedures to be performed
  • Overseeing patient flow Reviewing and filing medical charts
  • Assisting the Physician with miscellaneous projects/tasks
  • Assisting the Clinical department as needed
  • Complying with all practice procedures and protocols

Qualifications of the Ophthalmic Technician:

  • 1 – 3 years of experience in a medical office setting is preferred. Ophthalmology experience is preferred.
  • Superior level of customer service and friendly demeanor
  • Excellent computer skills specifically the requirement of Microsoft applications including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to multitask and work in a fast-paced environment

Education Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent is required
  • Bachelor’s degree is preferred


  • Company benefits package
As a woman-owned firm, we value diversity. We are an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex (including gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation and gender identity), age, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, veteran status, disability (physical or mental), genetic information, citizenship or any other characteristic protected by law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.
Position ID: 116015