We are a family owned and operated multi-store optical shop looking to add an experienced apprentice optician or an experienced high end sales person with interest in becoming an optician. This would be for our Needham location. We specialize in boutique and high-end frames. All of our edging is done on-site. We have been in business for over 40 years and continue to grow.
Our ideal candidate is someone who is upbeat and has an interest in fashion and current trends. We are looking for someone with the desire to grow with our business and for someone who is great with multi-tasking. The ideal candidate will be coach-able and have an interest in optics. This could be the start to your career!
Responsibilities and Duties
Recommend specific lenses, lens coatings, and frames to suit client needs.
Measure clients' bridge and eye size, temple length, vertex distance, pupillary distance, and optical centers of eyes, using measuring devices.
Sell goods such as contact lenses, spectacles, sunglasses, and other goods related to eyes in general.
Assist clients in selecting frames according to style and color, and ensure that frames are coordinated with facial and eye measurements and optical prescriptions.
Instruct clients in how to wear and care for eyeglasses.
Order and purchase frames and lenses.
Repair damaged frames.
Qualifications and Skills
WILLING TO TRAIN THE RIGHT CANDIDATE
-Experienced with high end product preferred
-Knowledge and experience in the optical industry preferred but not required
-Experience with lab work preferred but not required.
-Experience with Word/Excel
-Pleasant and professional phone demeanor
-Willingness to work a retail oriented schedule.
(Everyone has one week day off and Sunday)
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 9-5:30
Full benefits package is available including 401k
Vacation and sick time
Work with awesome people!!!!!
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $40,000.00 to $80,000.00 /year
- high end retail sales: 1 year (Preferred)
- Optical: 1 year (Preferred)
- High school or equivalent (Required)
- Health insurance
- Vision insurance
- Retirement plan
- Paid time off
This Job Is:
- Open to applicants who do not have a college diploma