Ophthalmic Technician

Auckland Eye Limited - Auckland, New Zealand
Posted: September 3, 2019

Exciting opportunity in beautiful New Zealand!

Have you ever wanted to live abroad? Ever thought about what it would be like to work in New Zealand? This is a rare and exciting chance for you to have the adventure of a lifetime and perhaps grow your career at the same time!

  • New Zealand – 100 % a great place to live and work.

  • If it’s time for an adventure and to live abroad, this is the role for you!

  • High standards, excellent equipment and great team to work with.

Come work with us at Auckland Eye Group, where we live our values of Integrity, Respect and Collaboration.

About the role:

You’ll be working in a dedicated team of Ophthalmology Technicians within the Auckland Eye. Our primary focus for the team is to ensure that our patients and doctors receive amazing service and high quality technical skills.  This is a great role for someone who loves using their knowledge and abilities to provide superior ophthalmic care while delivering excellent service to your patients. Your responsibilities will include patient care and the delivery of ophthalmic technical services and support, including assisting with minor procedures. You’ll also ensure your clinics run smoothly and assist with triage, research, ordering, equipment maintenance, teamwork and communications.   As with all patient-facing roles, you have a responsibility to ensure that the care we provide remains at the forefront of our industry.

The main clinic is in central Auckland region, but you will work across all our locations in the city. The work hours are early or late shifts, being 8 hours per day between 7 am and 6 pm - Monday to Friday.

The salary offered will be based on experience and local market rates. A relocation package may be available to suitable candidates.

About you:

Obviously, you’ll need have great people skills - that’s essential and of course, you will be genuinely passionate about service and quality of care.  You will need to be formally trained and ideally experienced in ophthalmology – we are open to backgrounds such as an Orthoptist, Ophthalmic Technician. Your current colleagues will tell us you’re really organised, enjoy being busy and making a difference to both your patients and your team.  Your boss will tell us that you’re proactive, professional and come to them with solutions, not problems and that you make a positive difference in any way you can. Like all busy health service providers, we need to be flexible and calm, able to deal with the unexpected and remain professional and proactive.   You’ll tell us that you love learning, and you’re keen to explore new skills as well as share the ones you have, you’re a willing participant in change and growth and you are confident that you can help a team deliver incredible, market leading ophthalmology services and help us in our commitment to being the best in our field!  

You will need to eligible for a full New Zealand work visa for a minimum of 2 years, you can find out about visas and requirements at https://www.immigration.govt.nz/new-zealand-visas.

About Auckland Eye Limited:

We are a growing private Ophthalmology practice, with 15 specialists.  Our primary clinic and day stay facility is located in Remuera.  We also have two additional hubs in New Lynn and Takapuna, which includes both clinic and surgical services.

Our core values of Integrity, Respect and Collaboration weave through all that we do and help us deliver outstanding, life changing results for our patients. We have great plans for growth and leading our industry into the future, so we’re passionate about continued development and knowledge sharing as well as leading the way in our industry.

Apply now!

Roles like this don’t come along very often, so make sure you let us know if you’re interested.  Send us your CV and cover letter - we’re keen to hear from you.


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Auckland Eye Limited

Auckland Eye Limited

Auckland, New Zealand

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