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U.S. Vision Optometric Technician in Columbia, South Carolina

Overview U.S. Vision is one of the largest eyewear companies in the United States. We have been engaged in the retail optical business since 1967. We are the second largest independent operator of optical stores in host retailers in terms of store count and the first in terms of the number of brands. We are located in 42 states and operate our own state-of-the-art manufacturing laboratory in Blackwood, NJ. ## Responsibilities * Performs all pre-examination testing with accuracy and attention to detail; takes the initiative to explain all testing components and answers any questions the patient may have. * Knowledge of basic ophthalmic medical terminology, ability to complete patient work up including but not limited to auto-refraction, NCT, FDT, Optos, Zeiss OCT, Humphrey Visual Fields. * Maintain complete and accurate patient records. * Maintain a professional atmosphere and appearance of doctor’s exam lane and pre-test equipment. * Confirm appointments and contact/reschedule no shows and cancellations. * Willing to be cross trained to fill in and assist other staff members when they are in need of help or absent. * Participate in business development plans to promote eye exams. * Accurately operates cashier terminal, when required. * Other duties as assigned by management. ## Qualifications * High School Diploma, General Education Diploma (GED) or equivalent related job experience. * Exemplary communication and interpersonal skills. * Computer skills are required. * EHR experience preferred. * This position requires a team player. US Vision is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We value diversity and an inclusive, accessible workplace. We are committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at US Vision are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, past or present military service, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. US Vision is a Drug-Free work environment. We participate in the E-Verify program. Requisition ID: 2021-7290 # of Openings: 1 Brand: AAFES Optical Address: 4110 Moseby St. Category: Retail Position Type: Part Time