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An optician apprentice is a licensed optician who is just starting out in the trade. The apprentice will work under the supervision of an experienced licensed optician, an optometrist, and/or an ophthalmologist. This apprentice will often work directly with customers and will help them select glasses ...
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Optician Apprentice - LensCrafters Inc. , hourly rate: $10.05 - $11.41
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Dispensing opticians usually work in a clinical or retail environment dedicated to the dispensing of eyeglasses, contact lenses, and other visual aids. Strong customer service skills are important in this position so that customers return for future service and refer the business to their acquaintances. Dispensing ...
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Dispensing optician trainees generally work under a licensed optician who has significant experience in the field. An optometrist or ophthalmologist may also be present on site, so the optician trainee may be tasked with setting up appointments for eye exams. Usually, these trainees have already completed ...
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A dispensing optician usually works at an eye care store. The store will usually offer eye exams, so that the type of eyewear a client needs can be understood. However, the optician will also accept prescriptions obtained by ophthalmologists, in order to create lenses that are well-fitted to the patient’s ...
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Optical assistants, also known as optometric assistants, are medical assistants who help optometrists in both clinical and administrative duties. They usually work in private practices, vision care clinics, or other facilities that offer eye car. Some of their duties may include greeting patients, answering ...
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Opticians assist customers who require vision tests, prescriptions, repairs, and, in some cases, minor eye surgery; essentially, they helps customers determine which prescription they require and assist with any other questions or needs that they may have. Opticians use a piece of equipment called an ...
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Optician - Wal-Mart Stores, Inc , hourly rate: $9.09 - $20.22
Optician - LensCrafters Inc. , hourly rate: $9.58 - $25.76
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