Ophthalmic Assistant

University Retina and Macula Associates - Downers Grove, IL

Part-timeEstimated: $32,000 - $42,000 a year

We are a busy and rapidly growing ophthalmology practice with multiple locations in the southwest suburbs of Chicagoland seeking to expand our team with the addition of a motivated, energetic addition of a part-time ophthalmic technician.

Duties of the ophthalmic technician include (but are not limited to) the following:

  • Seating patients
  • Checking vitals, eye pressures, and visual acuities
  • Obtaining medical history/ review of systems using electronic medical records
  • Administering eye drops
  • Sterilizing exam rooms and equipment
  • Assisting with inventory and stocking supplies
  • Light clerical work
  • Performing photography in addition to other diagnostic procedures

Prior ophthalmology experience is preferred but not required. We are willing to provide extensive training for the right candidate. Candidate must be willing to train at our other office locations.

Compensation is excellent and we are looking for someone that is going to be with us long-term. Thank you for your consideration!

Job Type: Part-time


  • relevant: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location

Working days:

  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday

Typical start time:

  • 9AM

Typical end time:

  • 5PM