Certified Ophthalmic Assistant

Kelly Vision Center - New York, NY
Posted: October 11, 2019

Come join our Kelly Vision Center team! At Kelly Vision Center, we believe in working together to provide the best eye care for our patients. We are currently hiring for a Certified Ophthalmic Assistant/Technician to join our practice.

We are willing to show you the ropes of the practice and teach you a variety of new skills on the job. If you are a determined and want to join our team, then we want to hear from you!

Essential Skills and Abilities:

Demonstrate, advanced comprehension of the ophthalmic assistant skills as outlined by the Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology (JCAHPO) as well as a basic understanding of optics and the ability to perform refractometry.
Demonstrate comprehension of the principles of optics, refraction, and contact lenses.
Demonstrate computer literacy.


Some duties include gathering medical histories, patient work-up that includes pre-testing, visual acuities, applanation tonometry, pupil assessment, manual refractions, contact lens, OCT and Topography, Keratometry and scribing.

Technician Qualifications:

High school diploma or general education degree (GED)
Must possess strong computer skills
Two-year related experience preferred
COA or COT certification preferred but will consider otherwise qualified candidates with less experience

Job Type: Full-time


optometric/ophthalmic: 2 year (Required)


High school or equivalent (Required)

Work authorization:

United States (Required)



Language: Must be Fluent in Spanish and English

Monthly Bonus!!!!!!




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Kelly Vision Center

Kelly Vision Center

New York, NY

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