Ophthalmic Assistant

Charlotte Eye Ear Nose and Throat Associates - Charlotte, NC
Posted: December 28, 2018

Do you want to work for one of the Carolinas’ most respected medical practices? Are you looking for not just a job, but a career? We are looking for you.

We are Charlotte Eye Ear Nose & Throat Associates, P.A. (CEENTA), the region’s premier eye, ear, nose, and throat care provider for adults and pediatric patients for more than 90 years, and we are looking to add to our ophthalmic clinical staff.

As the largest multi-specialty practice on the East Coast — with 18 locations throughout North and South Carolina, over 130 providers offering comprehensive adult and pediatric care, and a full list of ancillary departments and services — we strive to hire the best staff possible to take excellent care of our patients.

PLUS – Receive a $750 bonus as a new Ophthalmic Imaging Technician, Ophthalmic Assistants, COA, or COT after your sixth month of employment.

The ideal candidate should be professional, detail-oriented, and love being a part of a team focused on providing excellent services for our company. Candidates would have a “can do and will do” attitude and demonstrate the ability to contribute positively to the team.

Current Positions

  • Full-time Technician needed for Pediatric Ophthalmologist who serves patients in our Belmont, South Park (Charlotte, NC) and Statesville offices.
  • Full-time Ophthalmic Imaging and Contact Lens Technician in our Pineville, NC office.
  • Full-time Technician needed for Ophthalmologist – Retina Specialist who serves patients in our South Park (Charlotte, NC) and Concord, NC offices
  • Full-time Ophthalmic Imaging Technician needed on our South Park (Charlotte, NC) office.
  • Full-time Ophthalmic Technician needed for Ophthalmologist – Refractive Surgeon who serves patients in our South Park (Charlotte, NC) and Monroe, NC offices.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: 

Perform preliminary components of the ophthalmic work up due to nature of patient complaint and current status at the request of the physician.

Instill eye medications as per physician’s order.

Perform diagnostic testing to assist in the diagnosis and treatment of patient (when appropriate)

Provide education and instruction on the use and maintenance of contact lens

Assist with surgery scheduling

Provide educational and triage information to patient and their families (when appropriate)

Education and/ or Experience:

High school diploma or general education degree (GED) or one to three years of related experience and/or training; or the equivalent combination of education and experience.

Skills and Abilities:

Slit Lamp

Visual Field machine

Fundus camera

OCT machine

Lensometer (manual and automated)

Color plate

Amsler Grid

Network computer software applications, practice management software and applicable electronic medical record software.

Certificates and License:

Valid and active certificate from JCAHPO as a Certified Ophthalmic Assistant or Certified Ophthalmic Technician is preferred but not required

Charlotte Eye Ear Nose & Throat Associates, P.A. offer a competitive benefits package including medical insurance coverage on the first day of employment. Our physicians believe in continuing education and offer opportunities for up to 30 hours of free CE a year, plus our compensation model is structured to offer higher wages to certified technicians. Join our team to provide excellent patient care!


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Charlotte Eye Ear Nose and Throat Associates

Charlotte Eye Ear Nose and Throat Associates

Charlotte, NC

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