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Dispensing Opticians dispense and fit optical products to a variety of clients. Common job duties seen on a Dispensing Optician example resume are reading optical prescriptions, offering advice to customers on lens and frames, taking measurements, recommending repairs, arranging shop displays, and supervising trainee dispensing opticians. Those interested in a Dispensing Optician position should be able to showcase the following skills in their resumes: math skills, customer service, knowledge of ophthalmic instruments, commercial awareness, dexterity, and selling skills. Most candidates have completed a 2-year optician course.

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1

Dispensing Optician

In-depth knowledge of high-end handmade frames. Fit frames tailored to facial features according to prescription, as well as choosing stylish and fashionable frames. Skilled in educating customers on premium lens options.

  • Exceeded given sales goal by 0ver 150% and was recognized as highest achiever with excellent sales skills
  • Provided exceptional Customer service by meeting all customer demands and initiating innovative and effective sales strategies and techniques.
  • Effective communicator, adapt at identifying customer's needs and preferences. Build and cultivate customer relationships by tracking record of excellence, increasing customer satisfaction and exceeding sales goals.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
AS
Ophthalmic Dispensing
BA
Psychology
2

Dispensing Optician

  • Reported and managed accounting of inventory as well as potential shrink and adjusted for any change
  • Regular communication between insurance companies, representatives, and other professional offices
  • Assigned tasks to associates, tracked progress and updated managers as necessary.
  • Developed and executed marketing programs and general business solutions resulting in increased company exposure, customer traffic, and sales.
  • Developed the ability to obtain and process data in a timely fashion to provide the customer with the best possible experience.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
AA
Business
3

Dispensing Optician

  • Managed storewide order placement and tracking - reducing shrink by 25%+
  • Created training program to educate new optometrists on best business practices
  • Developed community outreach program to provide quality eyecare to children
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
4

Retail Manager/licensed Dispensing Optician

Met or exceeded corporate sales goals by training and motivating the staff of five to engage customers using innovative sales strategies. Coordinated the store's Gift of Sight program in conjunction with executive management. Performed and delegated general operations functions, including opening/closing procedures and inventory management.

  • Served an instrumental back-room role, assisting with lab work and operating both the surface and finish sides of the lab as needed.
  • Controlled inventory turns and levels to guarantee continuously seamless operational processes.
  • Optimized revenues by developing cost-reduction activities and sourcing efficient suppliers.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
C
Certificate
Healthcare Management
5

Dispensing Optician

  • Provided excellent patient care and attentive retail sales.
  • Educated customers on what type of glasses would work best for them, with a high level of enthusiasm.
  • Verified prescriptions before order was sent to lab, read prescriptions for accuracy, completed frame adjustments.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
6

Dispensing Optician

  • Dispensed, repaired, and fitted glasses and contacts utilizing prescriptions written by optometrists
  • Used Auto-Refractor, Tonometer, Lensometer, and Visual Field Analyzer to evaluate eye health
  • Maintained patient files and records, including signatures, scanning, filing, renaming and uploading
  • Communicated directly with customers, vendors and filling out insurance claims
  • Assisted manager with order invoices
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Life Sciences
7

Lab Technician/front Office Associate/dispensing Optician

Retail

  • Organized weekly sales reports for the sales department to track product success
  • Cross-trained and provided back-up for other customer service representatives when needed
  • Computed accurate sales prices for purchase transactions
  • Worked as a team member performing cashier duties, product assistance and cleaning
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
8

Dispensing Optician

Dispensed, measured and fitted eyeglasses, contact lenses and other visual aids to clients.

  • Assisted clients in selecting the most appropriate frames.
  • Suggested laboratory eye work ups.
  • Filed insurance claims.
  • Provided administrative and accounting support, as required.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
12
years
at this job
C
Certificate
C
Medical Billing
9

Dispensing Optician

  • High volume patient fitting and problem solving
  • Educating and advising clients of the best optical solutions for their vision needs
  • Exceeded monthly sales goals
  • Accurately entered optical orders online
  • Coordinated necessary patient vision experiences with the medical staff
  • Managed patient medical record data entry
Candidate Info
30
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
AS
Management Education And Training
AS
Air Crew Management
BS
Business Management / Human Resources
10

Dispensing Optician

  • Fitting and dispensing eye wear, Dispensing contact lenses and following up with the lab on late orders.
  • Finishing lab work- Fabricating lenses-cutting and edging, layout, mounting and final inspection.
  • Maintaining quality controls of all eye wear using ANSI standards.
  • Problem-Solving and ability to multi-task and manage multiple deadlines simultaneously.
  • Familiarity with Vision and Health insurance plans including Medicare posting/billing patients.
  • Highest sales earner for the practice in eye wear.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
C
Certificate
Medical Assistant Graduate
Medical Billing And Coding Graduate

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