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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

    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

    practicelistings.thewilliamsway.com - 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

  •  June 2016

     6/28/16- Full Time or Part Time Optometrist Needed for Established, Growing Location Vermont Excellent Reputation in the Community. Quality Brand Name Frames and Quality Lenses. Professional, Friendly, and Fun Staff. Please send resume and salary requirements via e-mail. THANK YOU. Medical, Dental, Paid Time Off, 401K Available for Full Time.  Bill Edwards 717-454-9147

     

    6/28/16- Target Optical is growing! We are currently seeking an entrepreneurial Doctor of Optometry who would like to share in providing exceptional eye care, while creating a simple, fun, and in-style experience for the Target guests at an existing store in Erie, PA.

    Target is a highly recognized name and has strong marketing programs that generate significant customer traffic. Target Optical affiliated Optometrists have the opportunity to offer their expertise and care to this tremendous community of Target shoppers in a relaxed setting, using state of the art equipment, and contact lenses revenue at low rent/low overhead. If you are interested in hearing more about this opportunity please email your resume to: dcobb@luxotticaretail.com

     

    6/24/16- 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.

     6/13/16- Grand Rapids, MI -  Part time ( 2-3 days)  position available at an Independent practice inside Kentwood Sams Club. For more information contact Komal Patel at patelk.od@gmail.com.

    6/10/16- Full and Part-Time Optometrist- Sterling Heights, Shelby Twp. -Part-time or Full-time optometrist needed for busy private optometry offices. Medical base methodology of exams and EMR knowledge required. Competitive compensation and great work enviroment with wonderful support staff.  Please forward resumes to smva2020@gmail.com.

    6/9/16- We are a Federally Qualified Health Center located in Butler County, Ohio (county directly north of Cincinnati) that is growing and in need of 2-3 full-time Optometrists. The practice has all new, state of the art equipment including the Marco TMS 5100 automated refracting technology, which is integrated with Next Gen EHR. In addition to eye care, the we offer integrated medical, dental, and behavioral health. The center is in a newly remodeled space in what is becoming the newest concept in care. Even though the center is located within a school, you will not only see the students, but family members, school district staff, and community members as well. The position is full time with a variety of benefits including medical, dental, and vision insurance, 401k, generous PTO, CME allowance and more. Salary is competitive with the market and based upon experience. Even though based in a school location, the position is for the full year. To learn more about this position, please contact Bismat Nasir at bismatn@myprimaryhealthsolutions.org or check out our website at www.myprimaryhealthsolutions.org . Don’t delay as this position is expected to be filled quickly.

    6/6/16- Part-Time Optometrist near Allentown, PA

    A dynamic and growing general ophthalmology practice located in a suburb of Allentown, PA is seeking an Optometrist to become part of their medical team.  The practice is seeking an Optometrist who can provide quality care and patient satisfaction in an efficient manner.  The position will start out as part-time (25 hours a week plus 1 Saturday per month) with the possibility of becoming full-time as the volume of patients grows.  The practice offers a generous hourly salary plus incentives and benefits.  Please forward your CV and cover letter to Jill Maher, Principal Consultant at Maher Medical Practice Consulting at mahermedicalpractice@gmail.com.  

    6/6/16- PEARLE VISION OPTOMETRIST WANTED: Located in Mankato Minnesota just one hour south of the Twin Cities. Locally owned and operated since 2002. We are looking to employ a full time optometrist to join our growing business.  We offer flexible hours (NEVER work a Sunday), paid time off (including CE and holidays), a competitive wage and more!  If you are just starting out or looking for a change contact me today.  Owner/operator Paula Nester email: pearlemnkt@gmail.com or phone (507) 385-8110

    6/3/16- Havasu eye center was founded over 25 years ago and continues to be the community's premiere choice in vision care. We are a 3 doctor, private practice with 3 locations. We are a busy practice focusing on high quality, comprehensive eye care. Types of exams seen at our practice include: comprehensive eye exams for all ages, soft contact lenses, specialty contact lenses (gas permeable and scleral lenses), ocular disease management (glaucoma, macular degeneration, dry eye), co-management of common eye surgeries, ocular emergencies, and more! We pride our practice with delivering the best possible eye care in a friendly environment.

    Our offices have state of the art equipment such as Optos, Optovue OCT, Medmont topography, auto refract/ auto keratometer, non-contact tonometer, and several visual field machines.  Our offices are all open Monday-Friday from 8-5. We can be flexible with your schedule, and we are willing to accommodate your requests.  Our main office is located in beautiful Lake Havasu, AZ. We have 2 smaller offices in Parker, AZ and Blythe, CA. We have 20 fantastic staff members for your support.

    We are seeking a new or recent graduate. This is the perfect opportunity for a doctor who wants to practice full scope optometry! We are looking for a hardworking, motivated individual looking to succeed!  Competitive starting salary of $110,000. IRA matching benefits as well. License fees, continuing education, and vacation benefits are always open to discussion.

    If you want to gain experience at an amazing private practice, please reach out to us! Feel free to email Dr. Woo at: drwoo2020@gmail.com

    6/3/16- We are a small practice located in Eastpointe, MI looking for a full or part time Ophthalmologist or Optometrist.  Please contact Karen Fell @ (586) 774-2628.

    6/1/16- Professional Eye Care and Mission of Sight are progressive and mission minded practices with locations in Ohio and Jamaica.  We are seeking a full time Optometrist to serve on our Jamaican team and partner in both the private practices (Professional Eye Care) and non-profit (Mission of Sight) in Jamaica.  While this position offers a professional clinical setting, it also requires the Optometrist to demonstrate a heart of compassion and willingness to serve in a Christian faith-based organization to the people in need of therapeutic, surgical, and primary vision care in Jamaica.

    Position Salary and Benefits:

        $80,000  Base Compensation package inclusive of Housing, Vehicle – 5 day work week

        $20,000+ Attainable bonus payments for patient care volume over the base salary minimums

        $15,000+ Qualify for MedSend monthly loan repayment for duration of service  www.medsend.org  Personal fundraising support option via Mission of Sight (501c3

    For more information contact:

        Debii McAllister   debii@mcallisterconsulting.biz    (440) 214-9242  (888) 844-9373

        Dr Doug McCloy   dougmccloy2@gmail.com

  •  May 2016

    5/31/16- We are a locally owned and operate practice with locations in Woodbury, MN, Hastings, MN and Hudson, WI. As our practice continues to grow, we are seeking a motivated and dependable optometrist for full time hours. The ideal candidate will have both a Minnesota and Wisconsin license, the ability to travel between locations, excellent communication skills, and a desire to provide outstanding patient care.  We offer medical and dental insurance, retirement plan, and paid holidays.  Major duties and responsibilities include:

    -Follow exam protocol

    -Provide timely and proper follow-up care and /or patient referral with complete documentation

    -Establish a doctor/patient relationship which ensure patient trust, and educate the patient in the need for proper eye care.

    -Effectively communicate with all staff members to assure continuity of patient care.

    -Satisfy patient needs by managing patient flow, being on time for appointements and available as scheduled for walk-ins.

    Contact Information:

    Lana McCann

    7150Valley Creek Plaza, Suite 216

    Woodbury, MN  55125

    651 738-4886

    McCannL@woodburypv.com

     5/26/16- Multi-location practice in Charleston, SC looking for optometrist. Great staff and support; perfect venue for work and play. This position requires 4 days of coverage with potentially more if patient base persists. Will provide daily guarantee. If interested, please contact practice at tloweod@hotmail.com

    5/26/16- Busy private practice looking for associate 3 to 4 days a week.  Located in small town near Charlotte.  You can enjoy the advantages of a small town practice where you can really develop relationships with your patients and then enjoy the advantages of a big city close by.

    Our office practices full scope optometry including vision therapy and specialty contacts.  We are looking for an associate to practice primary care.  We are a fully integrated office with all high tech equipment and large well trained staff.

    Great location for someone who wants to practice full scope optometry in a private practice setting with all the latest equipment.

    Competitive pay with paid medical insurance, retirement plan, association dues, vacation pay, paid malpractice insurance, and CE allowance.

    If you are looking for a long-term association with a growing private practice, please send resume to: DrBarbaraMarcussen@gmail.com.

     5/25/16- Direct Optical Superstore in Farmington Hills, Michigan is seeking an additional Full or Part-Time Optometrist to join our growing and busy practice. We are NOT a chain store.  We have a position with a future for a energetic, personable Optometrist.  The highest compensation and wonderful working environment in the area.  For a confidential interview, please contact Dennis Chaiken at dennis@directoptical.com 

    5/24/16- Full Time / Part Time / Fill in positions available for a multi-practice Pearle Vision franchise in NJ. We have offices located in Paramus, Totowa, Springfield, Iselin, East Brunswick, and Toms River. We practice the medical model of optometry and our practice has partnered with local Ophthalmologists in patient co-management after surgery. We have state of the art equipment, like the Optomap and OCT, to provide our patients with the utmost care. Our technicians are trained to prescreen patients so that the doctor can spend more time evaluating the patient’s ocular needs. This is a great opportunity for new grads as well as established ODs to practice the medical side of optometry without all the hassles of running the business end of a practice. We offer a very competitive compensation package and bonus structure. We offer full time, part time and fill in opportunities in all our offices.

    Please email your CV for consideration.

    Archie Zavolas, Pearle Vision, 908-323-0440, azavolas@pearlevisionnj.com

    5/24/16- Need Help With That Student Loan Payment??

    HEALTHDRIVE is excited to add to its team in Connecticut. As one of our fastest growing states, HealthDrive is looking to bring on additional OPTOMETRISTS ASAP to service residents of the nursing homes we service in Connecticut.  We have various locations and we’re currently offering various Loan Payback Programs, Relocation Assistance and Bonuses for new teammates.

    HealthDrive offers top compensation and tremendous Flexibility with schedules including NO WEEKENDS.

    Please contact Peter Leibowitz, VP of Recruitment, asap to hear more about what we have to offer. Pleibowitz@Healthdrive.com 857-255-2065

    5/19/16- Career opportunity in Maryland

    I'm a 1991 Ferris optometry graduate. For the last 15 years I've been a happy employee of a successful optical company near Baltimore, Maryland. We provide primary care ( with contact lens fitting) using EMR and the Optomap. If you'd like to join us full or part time, please contact me for more information at 443-629-4164.

    5/18/16- Amazing opportunity for a dynamic, knowledgeable, & personable optometrist in a large established group optometric practice in Lansing. The right candidate should have an active Michigan license and background in primary eye care, specialty contact lenses, & glaucoma. Low vision rehab, sports vision and/or vision therapy are some other preferred sub-specialties. Position is part time but for the right doctor could develop into a full time position rather quickly as one of my partners is retiring spring of 2017.

    Top notch facilities including EHR, Corneal Topography/OPD, OCT, Zeiss VF analyzer, Optos & and amazing staff. Large frame dispensary with VisiOffice & extensive contact lens inventory. Salary commensurate with experience. No evenings and minimal Saturdays(6 half days a year.)

    Please contact Dr. Sam Estes at sestesod@gmail.com or 517.410.0975 with any questions.

    5/18/16- Staff Optometrist Wanted: Bard Optical is a family owned full-service retail optometric practice with 21 offices (and growing) throughout Central Illinois. Once again this year we were named to the Top 50 Optical Retailers in the United States by Vision Monday. Bard Optical prides itself on having a progressive optometric staff whose foundation is based on one-on-one patient service.

    We are currently accepting CV/resumes for Optometrists to join our medical model optometric practice that includes extended testing. The candidate must have an Illinois license with therapeutics. The practice includes but is not limited to general optometry, contact lenses and geriatric care. Salaried, full-time positions are available with excellent base compensation and incentive programs and benefits. Some part-time opportunities may also be available. Current positions are available in Bloomington/Normal, Peoria, Decatur/Forsyth and Sterling as we continue to grow with new and established offices.

    Please email your information to mhall@bardoptical.com or call Mick at 309-693-9540 ext 225. Mailing address if more convenient is Bard Optical, Attn: Mick Hall, Vice President, 8309 N Knoxville Avenue, Peoria, IL 61615.

    5/18/16- Excellent opportunity for a Pediatric Optometrist

    Our practice is a three doctor group with two office locations near Dayton, OH. The opportunity would initially be as an employed optometrist, but with the hope/opportunity to become a partner within the practice. Our offices are very up to date with equipment and technology. The practice has been growing every year and we are hoping to find a motivated optometrist with a special interest in pediatrics to help the practice continue to grow.  The current pediatric optometrist is willing to mentor and aid in the transition.

    I can be contacted at nbjork@middletowneyecare.com or by phone at 513-519-2781. 

    5/18/16- Optometrist needed in Michigan - Lapeer, Imlay City, Bad Axe, Caro, Vassar, MI

    Established and growing multi location practice is looking for energetic and positive associate to join our team. Part-time, 3-4 days per week with full time potential. Competitive salary, benefits 401(k) etc. fax resume to (810)664-4998 or email to: Jackie@Lapeercountyvision.com

    5/17/16- Full time optometrists needed in Tucson, Nogales, and Lake Havasu

    Nationwide Vision in Arizona is currently accepting applications for OD positions in Tucson ($120,000+), Nogales ($140,000+), and Lake Havasu ($125,000+) locations. Each one of these positions provides unique settings that allow optometrists to practice to the full scope of optometry that is allowed. We are seeking highly motivated OD's with comfort in treating anterior segment disorders, Diabetic eye exams, comprehensive eye exams for contact lenses and eyeglasses, and pre and post op care for refractive surgery and cataract surgery. We offer a very high guaranteed wage ($120,000- $140,000+) plus a generous bonus structure and a very attractive benefits package including Medical, Dental, vacation days, personal days, 6 paid holidays, CE days, 401K plan, Life insurance, etc. We have a full staff and an Optometric Tech who will do all the Pre-tests for you. All of our offices use EHRs. All inquiries are confidential. Please call Dustin Vermeulen, O.D. @ 480-695-7384 or email curriculum vitae to Dr. Vermeulen @ dr.dustin.vermeulen@nationwidevision.com (New Grads Welcomed)

    5/17/16- Seeking Full Time/Part Time Optometrists to join our Optometry Practice/Optical dispensary. W. Optical, a Michigan based company, with locations in both the East and West Side of the State, provides our customers with a full scope of primary eye-care services. We offer a friendly and professional environment, support staff, along with a generous compensation. Please submit your CV via email to careers@thewoptical.com.

     5/17/16- OPTOMETRIST: full-time position in a busy ophthalmic practice.  Optometrist for approximately 36-38 hours/wk.  Excellent opportunity for an Optometrist with strong clinical skills and exceptional patient care. The growing ophthalmic practice is located in the beautiful Finger Lakes area of Central New York.  They are located between Ithaca and Syracuse.  The practice has a positive work culture and a great team. The practice offers a generous salary and benefits; including health insurance, disability insurance, 401k/retirement plan, PTO and continuing education reimbursement.  Office hours are Mon-Thurs 8am-6pm and Friday 8am-Noon.  No weekend hours.  Please forward your CV and cover letter to Jill Maher, Principal Consultant at Maher Medical Practice Consulting at mahermedicalpractice@gmail.com

    5/12/16- Our optometric group practices in three locations near Cincinnati where we strive to provide a premium eye care experience for every patient. We do medical optometric billing, imaging studies, B-scans, OCT studies, specialty contact lens fittings, glaucoma and red eye management as well as the routine refractive visits. We have a dedicated, trained optometric staff and committed management.

    This summer one of our full time doctors is moving out of state after four years with our group. We are interested in finding dynamic professionals to join our practice on a full-time or part-time basis for our Mason or Monroe, Ohio location. Our locations are Florence, Mason and Monroe, (near beautiful Cincinnati, Ohio). We offer benefits including competitive pay, malpractice & health insurance, a bonus structure, vacation, 401k with Safe Harbor match and profit sharing. For a full time optometrist at our Mason location we are offering a minimum guarantee of $110,000.

    If you are interested or know someone who may be interested in joining our practice, please contact me at FamilyEyeCare@live.com or call my cell: 513-500-3899.

     5/6/16- Optometrist, part-time two (2) days per week with potential of full-time.  Private practice located in Farmville, VA.  Optometrist will be self employed, earn 90% of all exam fees.  Office, office staff and equipment furnished.  Send resume to bestinsightinva@yahoo.com.

    5/6/16- Eye Clinique – Located in beautiful Fort Payne: Alabama's Gateway to the Appalachians!

    The Eye Clinique is looking for a dedicated Doctor of Optometry with a passion for delivering patient-centered primary eye care. With us, the responsibilities of practice management are handled for you, eliminating administrative work and staffing issues. Enjoy a generous salary, paid vacation, comprehensive benefits, an annual stipend for CE courses, and more! Excellent job opportunity! Guaranteed compensation and benefits! Great staff!

    The Eye Clinique is located 45 minutes south of Chattanooga, TN; 90 minutes north of Birmingham, AL; and 75 minutes east of Huntsville, AL.

    1-2 optometrists needed (couples welcome to apply). Full time availability is preferable. The Eye Clinique is a busy solo practice changing ownership. Currently utilizing paper charts but will soon transition to EHR.

    Sign-on Bonus

    401k

    Health Insurance

    Salary $100,000-120,000

    Email your CV to Morgan Pinholster at jobs@fortpaynepeds.com.
    5/6/16- Full Time Optometrist Needed - Southwest MI.  We have a multi-doctor, multi-office practice that is preferably looking for a full time optometrist. We have all of the latest diagnostic technology to treat and manage ocular conditions (Optomap, Cirrus OCT, Diopsys, Rabin Cone Test, Humphrey VF, Tear Labs, etc.). The staff members are very nice and well trained. We are on Compulink EMR. If you are a new graduate or an experienced practitioner, and you would like to provide high quality medical eye care please submit your C.V. to James Hardie O.D. at jhardie@pinnacleeyegroup.com.
    5/2/16- Optometrist in Utah.  20 to 30 hours a week to start.  Our office has grown in the last 3 years by 20%, 20%, and 34%.  We need help from someone willing to start part time and work into a full-time position within the next year.  Very attractive incentive program and potential for long-term growth.   Great location.  Great staff.   Private professional optometry office with modern equipment allowing you to practice FULL SCOPE OPTOMETRY.   Spanish a HUGE plus.  Please forward resume to Sheila:  shay@progressive-eyecare.net
    5/2/16- Practice for sale in northern Michigan. Office staffed five days a week in downtown Grayling. Doctor schedule 1-2 days a week currently. Will help to finance practice and building. Strong growth potential. Contact: Dr. Mark Noss - 231.631.1984 or drmarknoss@charter.net.
    5/2/16- Optometrist-Lincoln Park, MI.  A long established private practice is seeking an optometrist with an interest in a possible partnership and eventual purchase of the practice.  2016 graduate welcome. stoller1@hotmail.com 248-231-7428
    5/2/16- Sam's Club (Michigan)

    South Gate: Full-Time Associate OD (employed w/benefits & bonus potential)

    Portage: Full-Time Associate OD (employed w/benefits & bonus potential)

    Southfield: PT 2 days a week

    Grand Blanc: 3-4 day practice contract or employed OD

    Battle Creek: 2-3 day practice

    5/2/16- Optometrist- South Bend, IN-There is a position available in the Ophthalmology Department at The South Bend Clinic in South Bend, IN. This is a full-time position at the main campus location, 8-5pm, Mon-Fri with no weekends and comprehensive benefits. New grads are welcome to apply. If interested, please apply through the following link:

    https://www.healthcaresource.com/southbendclinic/index.cfm?fuseaction=search.jobDetails&template=dsp_job_details.cfm&cJobId=100464