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  • American Optometric Association - https://www.aoa.org/aoaexcel/career-center?sso=y

    Ferris State University Career Services - /HTMLS/administration/studentaffairs/CLACS/homepage.htm

    United States Army - Career Opportunities

    Indian Health Service Optometry Vacancy Information

    National Vision, Inc. - Professional Services

    The Eye Group - Represents strong practice opportunities nationwide.  The firm is devoted exclusively to the placement of optometrists and ophthalmologists.  This is a free service for job opportunity seekers.

    Rxoptical - Careers

    OD Grad Connect - Opportunities

    Practice Concepts - Practices for Sale

    ODsOnCall - Opportunities

    ihireoptometry - Opportunities

    www.loblaw.ca - Please send resume to:  Nayiree Demirdji - Recruiter - Optical; nayiree.demirdji@loblaw.ca or toll free 877-525-4762 extension 616078

    Transitions - Practices for Sale

    Doctors At Luxottica - Opportunities

    SVS Vision  OD Careers

    imatters - imatters career finder

    ETS Vision - Specializes in recruiting Optometrists and Ophthalmologists for top practices across the country. Or contact Sheri Beveridge at sbeveridge@etsvision.com or 540-206-2315.

    Stanton Optical - Optometrist positions

    Lasik Vision Institute - Career Opportunities

    Visionworks - Career Opportunities

    Practice Consultants - Practices for Sale

    TLC Laser Eye Centers - OD Opportunities

    thewilliamsway.prod-oc.com/practice-listings - Excellent independent optometric opportunities available across the U.S.  Featuring state of the art equipment, designer frames, and revenues starting at $500K. Practices available in: AL,AZ,CA,CO,CT,GA,IL,IN,MA,MN,MO,NC,NM,NY,OH,OK,PA,TN,TX,WA. For more information please contact Tom Breen at Williams Group-Transition Services: 800-676-9076 or tbreen@thewilliamsway.com

    Optometry Practices for Sale and appraisals

    Laser Eye Institute - OD Opportunities

    Henry Ford OptimEyes (Westland Location) - Career Opportunities

    Warby Parker - Career Opportunities

    Corporate Optometry Careers - Website for Corporate Opportunities

  • December 2016

    12/7/16- We are an optometric office in Watertown, SD and we are looking for a fill in part-time or even a full time optometrist. If interested, please email Shannon at Shannon@weisseyecareclinic.com 

    12/6/16- Excellent opportunity for bright eager optometrist to practice in a multi-location private practice.  Office is staffed with professional seasoned employees and has up to date equipment and on site edging capabilities.  We are a progressive medically driven optometry practice.  We have great relationships with local ophthalmology practices. Competitive pay and eventual profit sharing for the right candidate.  Office is paperless and has been in business for over 30 years.  This is a great office to practice optometry to the fullest.

    Practice further specializes in contact lens care, medically necessary contact lens fittings, and both anterior and posterior segment disease.  Full range of diagnostic equipment including visual field perimeter, topographer, autorefractor and autokeratometer, fundus camera etc.

    Please send CV to odopportunity@yahoo.com.

  • November 2016

    11/30/16- Need an Optometrist ASAP. Vision examinations, using observation, instruments and pharmaceutical agents, to determine visual acuity and perception, focus and coordination and to diagnose diseases and other abnormalities such as glaucoma or Diabetic Retinopathy.

    Prescribe medications for all medical treatments of the eye including; removal of foreign bodies, eye infections, eye injuries, and more. Consult with and refer patients to Ophthalmalogist or other health care practitioner if additional medical treatment is determined necessary.

    Our office is open Monday-Friday from 9am-4pm but we are flexible with hours conducive to doctors schedules. We are a frame only office, we do not fit for contacts. The job pays $60-70 per hour. Our office phone is 586-774-2626 and resumes can be faxed to 586-774-2340 with Attention: Karen.

    11/29/16- Full time or part-time associate optometrist position available in single location, private practice located in Mt. Pleasant, Michigan. Our doctors see a wide variety of demographics, with an emphasis on primary care, ocular disease, contact lenses and vision therapy. Our facility is state of the art with the latest in diagnostic instruments and technology.

    Our associates enjoy many benefits of a private practice environment including: “employee” status with excellent base salary, health insurance, continuing education allowance, license fees, flexibility in scheduling time/days off, malpractice insurance, and 401k as part of their total compensation package.

    If you are looking for a chance to work in an exciting, long-standing, highly reputable private practice setting with opportunity for growth, please send your CV via email to: ermiller_od@yahoo.com and indicate if you are interested in full or part time employment.

     11/28/16- Private practice seeking a full-time optometrist in Marshall, MN. We offer competitive salary & benefits, no weekend hours, and a wonderful staff. This is a busy & profitable practice which offers the opportunity to practice full-scope optometry. Partnership opportunity does exist, if desired. Please call Dr. Renae Ries at 507-829-3068 for more information.

    11/23/16- Co/op Optical is an optometric practice with seven locations throughout the metro Detroit area. We are currently looking for both experienced and newly licensed Doctors of Optometry for each of our locations as well as new ones that are planned. Both full and part time positions are available. Benefits include a generous base salary with bonus potential commensurate with experience, health, dental, life and disability insurance, 401k plan, flex spending plan, three weeks paid vacation and holidays, malpractice insurance coverage, and reimbursement for CE expenses. If interested, please reply with resume to twiniarski@coopoptical.com.

    11/23/16- OHIO: On Sight Eye Consultants is part of a large group practice that provides nursing home facilities, retirement centers and assisted living communities with quality eye care, delivering excellence in total vision services to their residents. We are seeking an energetic, caring, & highly motivated optometrist for a unique opportunity to join us. Facilities are currently located in Toledo, OH area. The practice will provide mobile equipment to include: hand held slit lamp, tonometer, auto refractor and a technician for assistance. In addition, this position will provide a highly competitive salary, mileage reimbursement and accommodating/flexible hours. Please direct inquiries to hr@mwe-cpc.com. Interested applicants should contact:

    Troy Cole

    Human Resources Director

    hr@mwec-pc.com

    260-569-9550 ext. 099232

     11/23/16- INDIANA: On Sight Eye Consultants is part of a large group practice that provides nursing home facilities, retirement centers and assisted living communities with quality eye care, delivering excellence in total vision services to their residents. We are seeking an energetic, caring, & highly motivated optometrist for a unique opportunity to join us. Facilities are currently located throughout the state of Indiana. The practice will provide mobile equipment to include: hand held slit lamp, tonometer, auto refractor and a technician for assistance. In addition, this position will provide a highly competitive salary, mileage reimbursement and accommodating/flexible hours. Please direct inquiries to hr@mwec-pc.com.  Interested applicants should contact:

    Troy Cole

    Human Resource Director

    hr@mwec-pc.com

    260-569-9550 ext. 099232

    11/16/16- Wanted: Part Time OD in Detroit. Rosedale Eyecare is seeking a part time optometrist for our office located in Rosedale Park to work 20 hours a week, no weekends. If interested, contact Mr. Derrick Martin at 313-633-5880. A Ferris State alumnus.

    11/15/16- Immediate opening in a busy, medically oriented Optometric practice for a full-time Optometrist/Associate in Bangor, Maine. Perfect for the outdoor enthusiast, Bangor offers year round activities from skiing to hiking and kayaking!

    Highly trained staff proficient in retinal photography, topography, OCT and HFA3 Liquidlens.

    Package includes competitive salary, malpractice, dues and option for future partnership/buy-in.

    Forward CV and cover letter to Mainelyeyes@aol.com

    11/9/16- Seeking a full time associate position leading to partnership in northeast Ohio. Our main office location: 1541 Cooper Foster Park Road Amherst OH 44001 440-282-2020.

    We have an exciting opportunity to any new grad who wants to grow our practice, secure lifelong connections in the community, and become a practice owner in western suburbs of Cleveland. Our five OD group is looking to open a fifth location. We practice full scope optometry in the areas of disease, refractive surgery co-management, cataract surgery co-management, pediatrics, geriatrics, contact lenses, post surgical scleral lenses, and general optometry.

    North Coast Eye Care

    Avon 440-934-0055

    Amherst 440-282-2020

    Vermilion 440-967-2020

    North Ridgeville 440-327-2747

    11/9/16- Optical in Oakland county looking for Optometrist looking to buy into existing practice, please contact Andy 248.249.6320

    11/7/16- Oakland Eye Care is an ophthalmic/optometric practice located in the town of Clarkston, MI, located in northern Oakland County. The town is a walkable Victorian village surrounded by lakes, and within 5 miles of one of the larger shopping areas in the county. The school system is in the top ten in the state with offerings for special needs to gifted children.  We are a group practice of two high volume anterior segment ophthalmologists and an optometrist.  We have two locations in the Clarkston area. with a combined area of 7,000 sq. feet.  Each office has an Optical with current technology testing equipment and EHR installed 3 years ago.  We are looking for full time and/or part time board certified optometrist where additional training in specialty contact lenses would be beneficial but not required.  Salary would be competitive and commensurate with experience.  Benefits would include an IRA with matching percentage, educational stipend and health care.  If interested please contact our administrator Debbie Lyons at 248-620-3000 or email CV to oaklandeyecare@sbcglobal.net

    11/3/16- Arizona Glaucoma Specialists is seeking an Optometrist to join our practice as an associate for our new Mesa, AZ office location. Our four doctor, multi –office, private practice is recognized throughout Arizona with the latest equipment and technology. We are medically based and refractions will be minimal. We have a dedicated, well trained staff in place. Our equipment includes Cirrus HD OCTs, Humphrey Visual Field Analyzers, Heidelberg Retinal Tomographer, Medflow Electronic Health Records, Canon fundus cameras and multiple exam lanes.

    Competitive salary and benefits. The position is available for summer 2017. Start date is flexible. For more information about this position or to set up an interview, please contact:

    Michelle L. Flint, O.D.

    Associate, Arizona Glaucoma Specialists

    You may visit us at www.azglaucomaspecialists.com to learn more about our practice. You may fax (520-544-0098), or e-mail (agsmflint@gmail.com or kayjeffreys@gmail.com) your CV or contact us by phone at 520-544-4393. 

    11/2/16- Optometrist-We are a locally owned and operated Pearle Vision franchise with locations in Woodbury and Hastings Minnesota and Hudson Wisconsin.  We have a growing practice and are looking for optometrists for full and part-time positions.  We provide doctors with the opportunity to practice without having the worries of running a business.  Our doctors do not work on Sundays.  We strive to provide optometrists with a satisfying work environment in a professional surrounding.  We have optometric assistants to pre-test patients and an excellent staff to provide patient care after the exam.  We feel that doctor/-patient relationships are important and strive to achieve the highest standards when it comes to building those relationships.

    We offer attractive compensation and benefits that include:

    Medical and Dental benefits, Life insurance, LTD, 401(k), Paid vacation and holidays, paid continuing education days and Optometric Malpractice insurance.

    We invite you to contact us for more details about our practice opportunities.

    Contact information:

    Lana McCann

    mccannl@woodburypv.com

    (651) 738-4886

    11/1/16- Bellevue, WA Private Optometry Practice for Sale

    100% ownership stake in long established Bellevue, Washington private optometry practice and all its assets and holdings are being offered for sale.  This includes, but is not limited to, patient records, optometric equipment, optical inventory, furniture, phone number, website, practice name, goodwill, lens stock, etc.  A reasonable conversion period to make the transition to the new owner as seamless as possible is included.  The seller is willing to stay on and see patients or to exit the practice immediately, based on the buyer's desire.  Additionally, a reasonable non-compete will be included to protect the buyer’s investment. The asking price is $424,900.

    Please contact John McDaniel, OD with McDaniel & Scibal Consulting to obtain a non-disclosure agreement and practice specifics.  Dr. McDaniel can be reached via email at waugooconsulting@gmail.com.  He can also be reached at 800-588-9636 ext. 102.

  • October 2016

    10/28/16- OPTOMETRIST: Full-time position in a busy ophthalmic practice.  Excellent opportunity for an Optometrist with strong clinical skills and exceptional patient care.   A dynamic and growing general ophthalmology practice located in the Northwest Suburbs of Chicago is seeking an Optometrist to become part of their medical team.  The practice has a positive work culture and a great team that is more like family.  The practice offers a generous salary and benefits; including health insurance, 401k/retirement plan, personal life insurance and continuing education reimbursement.  Office hours are M/W 8am-5pm, T/TH 8-6 and Friday 8-4:30.  No weekend hours.  Please forward your CV and cover letter to Jill Maher, Principal Consultant at Maher Medical Practice Consulting at mahermedicalpractice@gmail.com.

    10/26/16- West Point Optical owns and operates 18 Pearle Vision Franchise locations throughout Michigan. We have several Full & Part Time opportunities for Optometrists looking to work in a practice focused on growing Optometry. Our ideal candidate wants to practice Full-Scope Optometry billing Routine and Medical services. We offer Competitive Salary, Revenue Sharing, CE Reimbursement and MORE

    Current opportunities are located in Kalamazoo, Jackson, Adrian and Metro Detroit Area

    10/21/16- Vision To Learn is seeking an Optometrist who shares its passion for helping kids succeed for an exciting opportunity to provide care on a mobile clinic in beautiful Eastern Iowa. Vision To Learn is a nonprofit organization that provides free eye exams and free glasses to elementary students in low-income communities to give them a chance to succeed in school and in life.

    Position features:

    • Generous compensation
    • Signing bonus
    • Year-end bonus
    • Relocation Assistance
    • A chance to make a difference in multiple communities!

    Successful candidates will have a proven track record for success, with positive, proactive attitudes who are dedicated to our mission. Vision To Learn is a rapidly growing organization and team players are critical to our collective success. For more information please visit www.visiontolearn.org. Qualified applicants should email resume and cover letter to corrine@visiontolearn.org

    10/21/16- HealthView Eye Care Center, located in central Wisconsin, has a full-time optometrist position available. This is an excellent opportunity to work in a well-established, modern, two-location private optometry practice where outstanding patient care and customer service is a priority. Our optometrists provide comprehensive eye care as well as management and treatment of ocular disease, contact lens fits, and surgical co-management. Both locations have trained and dedicated staff and are equipped with the necessary medical equipment to practice full scope optometry, including electronic health records, Optos retinal imaging, Humphrey visual fields, and Cirrus HD OCT.

    Motivated and high-energy candidates may contact Julie A. Thums, O.D. at j.thums@healthvieweyecare.com or Perry A. Arndt, O.D. at pkarndt@gmail.com.

    Website:  Healthvieweyecare.com

    10/12/16- Gulf Coast Optometry is seeking an energetic and enthusiastic Optometrist with a passion for delivering patient-centered eye care to work at our practice located in Rockford, IL. Gulf Coast Optometry is a full scope practice dedicated to providing the highest quality vision care to children and adults in a friendly, comfortable and professional atmosphere. Experienced Optometrists and New Graduates welcome.

    As an employee of Gulf Coast Optometry, you will be integral to creating the experience that makes patients return with their families and friends. Please contact us for more information, we look forward to you joining the team!

    Some of the advantages of working with Gulf Coast Optometry:

    • Competitive salary: Revenue percentage system with $130,000.00 base. Potential for the right candidate to earn upwards of $145,000.00 within first year.
    • $10,000 sign on bonus
    • All instrumentation and equipment provided, including retinal camera
    • Dedicated Optometric Technician support
    • Full training given on Compulink EMR system
    • Insurance credentialing support

    Requirements: Illinois Optometrist license

    Interested candidates, please contact Ryan at rcuti@gcoeyes.com.

  • September 2016

    9/29/16- Full time opening available at a group optometry practice at Niles Vision Clinic in Niles, MI.  Within the practice there is a full staff.  Included are technicians for work-up, an on-site biller, front desk and a full optical.  Ancillary testing on-site is a Humphrey visual field machine, a Cirrus OCT, an autorefractor and topographer, and a fundus camera.  The office is equiped fully with iMac's and EMR.  In addition, two exam lanes have the new Marco autorefractors.  Open Monday through Friday and no weekends.  If interested, please contact Dr. Jeff Becraft at (269) 683-4040 or email docs@nilesvisionclinic.com.

    9/28/16- Palmer Eyecare Center - Middletown and East Hampton, CT

    We are seeking a part-time (or two) and/or full-time OD to join our practice. If you like what you see, it can quickly transition to equity ownership/partnership. The OD (or two) should be comfortable providing full scope optometric and medical eye care. We are a full-service, two location, multi-generational 70-year old group practice with full instrumentation and specialties in multifocal and toric contact lenses.

    If you want to work as an associate with no strings attached, that's fine too. Candidates will need to be licensed in the state of Connecticut.

    We are located midway between Boston and New York City. It's a great place to live.

    Contact us at Dr.Palmer@att.net or call for more information at 860-638-7873.

    www.palmereyecare.com

    9/28/16- Medically oriented private practice looking for either a part-time or full-time optometrist. Needs to be licensed in Michigan and willing to work between 2 locations as we are growing. Fully equipped with EMR, OCT, fundus cameras, Humphrey visual fields, I-Care tonometer's and M&S visual acuity systems. On site biller and well seasoned staff. We are willing to consider partnership in future. No weekends, nights or holidays required. Competitive pay for private optometry practices. If interested please send CV or questions attention Jennifer to lambartod@gmail.com.

    9/28/16- 100% ownership stake in a San Diego private optometry practice and all its assets and holdings are being offered for sale.  This includes, but is not limited to, patient records, optometric equipment, optical inventory, furniture, phone number, website, practice name, goodwill, lens stock, etc.  The only items not included in the sale are: personal effects, such as diplomas, certificates, and personal pictures. Also included is a reasonable transition period to make the transition to the new owner as seamless as possible.  The seller is willing to stay on and see patients or to exit the practice immediately, based on the buyer's desire.  Additionally, a reasonable non-compete will be included to protect the buyer’s investment.

    The asking price is $289.000

    Please contact John McDaniel with McDaniel & Scibal Consulting to obtain a non-disclosure agreement and practice specifics.  Dr. McDaniel can be reached via email at waugooconsulting@gmail.com

    9/23/16- Start or relocate your optometry practice in beautiful, family-friendly Kuna, Idaho (a suburb of Boise).  Why?  There’s only one optometrist serving Idaho’s fastest growing town of 18,000+ citizens, and this professional recently moved out of my Falconview Medical Building because his practice grew too large.  Not surprising, since demographics suggest Kuna could support five optometrists.

    Please click on the link (http://www.tokre.com/webphotos/webflyers/943-linder-kuna-flyer.pdf ) to view a comprehensive marketing package.

    9/23/16- Cunningham Vision Centers is a family practice with multiple locations in the Ann Arbor/Saline/Tecumseh area looking for an energetic doctor willing to help expand the practice.  Currently the position is part-time but if it is a good fit and there is mutual interest, there will be a partnership opportunity.  Currently we have two doctors and looking for a third.  Please contact me by email if interested.  Clare Masson, OD  clare.cunningham3@gmail.com

    9/21/16- F/T Associate Optometrist Needed for Brattleboro Family Eyecare in Brattleboro, VT

    Brattleboro Family Eye Care is a privately owned optometric practice located in beautiful southern Vermont, a great place to raise a family. We differentiate our practices in many ways. We practice at the highest level; Vermont has a greater scope of practice over many states in regards to prescribing glaucoma orals and steroids. We have a highly trained staff and use Supertech optometric assistants. You will be working with Dr. Robert Cotter, who specializes in:

    • Primary optometric care
    • Contact lens specialist
    • Laser vision pre- and post-operative care
    • Heavy medical optometry
    • Ortho-keratology
    • Scleral contact lens
    • Practice management

    The office is equipped with state-of-the-art equipment including a Zeiss optical coherence tomographer, topographer, pachymeter, Humphrey visual field, digital and anterior segment cameras, and automated Marco TRS refracting systems in each of the three exam lanes. The practice has been in existence since 1958, and the opportunity exists for ownership. We are looking for a Doctor of Optometry who is a team player, compassionate and new grads are welcome! The salary depends on experience. Please send your resume and cover letter to dryeye@sover.net. We look forward to hearing from you.

    9/21/16- Full-time Optometrist opportunity - Family Vision Care - La Grange IL

    Our practice has a well-established patient base in downtown La Grange- just 13 miles from Chicago. Please apply online to www.surgerypartners.com/careers and include your curriculum vitae. Must have IL optometry license.

    9/21/16- Practice for sale in Marquette, Michigan.  Priced to sell.  Contact Dr. Morris at 906-362-4825.

    9/21/16- We are a proud locally owned and operated eye care provider, in route to complete our 5th year of successfully serving the Shelby Township/Sterling Heights/Macomb area!. We are looking for a Full - Time primary care Optometrist to join our Shelby Township office. We offer a great work environment with support staff available to perform the pre-testing and I&R training, along with a pre-testing office with up to date instruments (FDT, AR/AK, NCT) and an user friendly EMR system.  The ideal candidate is energetic, compassionate, personable and has excellent bedside manner! If you are looking to join a growing practice, don’t hesitate to reach out to us. We look forward to discussing your future opportunity with our Company as either an Independent Doctor or Employed. Please reach Aaron via email at aaron@thewoptical.com or via phone at 616-821-4954.

    9/21/16- Highline Vision Center is looking for an energetic doctor to join a private group practice in the Denver area. We provide comprehensive vision care for the entire family with an emphasis in vision therapy and pediatrics. We have a dedicated, service minded staff. We are in a new facility that is specifically designed to provide efficient, seamless care. Highlinevisioncenter.com. Please call Dr. Redmond at 303)325-2019 or email jennifer@highlinevisioncenter.com

    9/9/16- Optometrist needed for a full time position at a busy ophthalmology practice in Marshall, MI.  Job duties will include routine vision exams, working with hard and soft contact lenses, some medical exams (diabetes, glaucoma, macular degeneration),  emergency exams and minor procedures (inserting plugs, foreign body removals, etc. ).  Pleasant work environment and competitive pay.

    Please email  resumes to: smovision2020@gmail.com (attn: Sara or Jason) or fax to 269-781-9839

    9/9/16- OPTOMETRIST needed in Northwest Wisconsin - INDIANHEAD EYE CLINIC, independent private-practice optical clinic. FULL-TIME EMPLOYMENT or PURCHASE OPTIONS.

    WEEKDAY Hours 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Mon - Fri

    Work in cabin country with easy commute. Competitive wages, large growing optical patient base, Ophthalmologists in office 2 days per week. Full office staff, several clinic exam rooms available for 1 or 2 doctors, in a modern and spacious clinic office.

    INDIANHEAD EYE CLINIC is dedicated to quality and complete optical healthcare in a hometown environment for over 35 years. Office is located in the four-season recreational area of Spooner, Wisconsin. Convenient access to several surrounding major cities. A wonderful family-friendly area to live, relax and work close to home.

    CONTACT: Tom Herzog or Stephanie Herzog

    Phone: 715-469-3682

    Fax: 715-469-3673

    Email: herzogproperties@centurylink.net

    9/9/16- U.S. Vision operates over 800 Retail Optical Centers in 45 states in JCPenney, Boscov's, Meijer, BJ's Wholesale Club and other department stores. Our locations offer quality eyewear, contact lenses, and optometric services. We have full and/or part time opportunities available in many areas of the country.

    As an employed Optometrist with U.S. Vision some of the benefits would include:

    • Competitive Salary
    • Medical and Dental benefits available
    • 401K
    • Host Store Discount
    • Eyewear benefit program
    • And more…

    If you’re interested to learn more about this opportunity and how US Vision can help you maintain a thriving practice please contact us at professionalrelations@usvision.com or 1-800-303-0940.

    9/7/16- I am pursuing either the sale of a practice with the building, or separate sales of the records, equipment, small tools, frames, dispensing room furniture, many medical books, and the building.  If you are interested in viewing any of these, you may contact Sharon Church at 989-463-1662 or cell 269-341-1662.  Address: 706 N. River Avenue, Alma, MI  48801

    9/7/16- Midland Eye Care is growing private practice… and we’re looking to bring on long term, full time associate! We currently have two locations with plans for expansion to a third.   This position is for at least 4 days per week, no weekends.  The ideal candidate will be hard-working, personable, flexible, and able to work with many personality types, a team player and willing to learn as well as share their knowledge to advance the overall goals of the practice. The candidate should be comfortable with EHR, advanced instrumentation, and routine/ medical eye care…. $450.00-$650.00 per day depending on experience plus bonus and benefits/401k.

    Contact: Dr. Dennis Johnson at:  docdj@midlandeyecare.com  or  (989)636-7200