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This full-time opportunity for a Doctor of Optometry is available at Chan Family Vision Care located in Grass Valley, California.
Why you should apply
This well-established Optometry practice is growing, and long-term opportunity is on the horizon for the right Doctor of Optometry. The practice is conveniently located near Highway 20 and Highway 49. If you’re looking to move to a safe and affordable community and want to grow with a trusted, full-service, family-owned private practice, this is your chance!
The charming town of Grass Valley is one of the Sierra Nevada Foothill’s most popular Gold Rush towns with history dating back to the 1800s. Located between Sacramento and Lake Tahoe, this vibrant town offers a mix of the past and present, providing a unique opportunity for convenient living. Visitors and residents will enjoy a plethora of activities including hiking, fishing, skiing, biking, rafting, and water sports to name a few. There’s always something to enjoy in this quaint town—the historical downtown area offers shopping, dining, art, music, dance, theatre, year-round markets, and cultural events. Home to a great school system and safe neighborhoods, its proximity to some of California’s most visited destinations make Grass Valley and the ideal choice to practice and a prime location to live.
About the practice
This practice first opened in 1978 by husband and wife, Dr. Jerry Chan and Dr. Lisa Moon. For over 40 years, the practice has provided high-quality vision and eye health care to residents of Nevada County, and is one of the largest optometric groups in the area. Conveniently located near Highway 20, this practice offers a full-scope of optometric services and specializes in ocular disease management, low vision, and contact lenses. With plans for the founders’ daughter, Dr. Tiffany Chan, to take over the practice in 2020, Chan Family Vision Care is looking to add an associate OD to the staff of four providers and 12 employees.
As a well-respected business in the community, this practice focuses on providing dedicated patient-centered care. Fully suited with top-of-the-line optical equipment, this practice includes Optos, OCT, TearLab, Humphrey visual field, anterior segment camera, and electronic refractors. Cloud-based software enables electronic medical records and charting from anywhere. The office is warm, comfortable, and welcoming, inviting patients to shop top-brand eyewear in a casual setting—plus an in-office lab provides the convenience of same-day lenses.
About the opening
The practice is seeking a part-time OR full-time Associate Doctor of Optometry to provide high-quality care for patients of all ages, insurances, and visual/medical diagnoses. In this role, you’ll perform in-depth eye exams for vision and ocular health and evaluate patients for contact lenses. The current office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.
To be successful in this role, you must demonstrate leadership, strong communication, and interpersonal skills, as well as compassion for patient health and safety. The ideal candidate will be a friendly and service-oriented team builder with a talent for quick learning and innovative application. Additionally, the minimum qualifications include:
- Doctor of Optometry license in the state of California
- Glaucoma certification
- Experience preferred, but new grads will be considered
As a full-time employee of the practice, you’ll enjoy a range of benefits, including:
- Competitive base pay
- Paid vacation, sick, personal, and holiday time
- Medical benefits
- Retirement options
This is not a career opportunity with VSP Global or its companies. VSP Global is helping Premier Program providers recruit qualified applicants for their private practices. The hiring decision and acceptance of this position is solely between the hiring practice and the applicant.
The above information in this description was provided by the hiring practice. It has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by an employee in this role. It is not designed to contain, or be interpreted as, a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees hired in this role.