Ophthalmic Technician

Vanderbilt Eye Institute - Nashville, TN
Posted: November 2, 2019

 Ophthalmic Technician 2, Vanderbilt Eye Institute (Franklin or Main Campus)

The Ophthalmic Tech 2 performs basic, intermediate, and advanced ophthalmic exam techniques including specialized testing. Provides leadership and serves as an expert role model in clinical support functions including educating/training others on the skills and knowledge of ophthalmology.

Preferred Education, Skills, and Experiences:

High School Diploma / GED required

Active COA / COT certification (highly preferred)

Experience working at a high-volume eye care facility

Pediatric ophthalmic tech experience is highly desired

3+ years of experience

Travel to satellite clinics may be required to provide support and assist with patient care.  Our traveling technicians travel approximately 2-3 days per week as needed.  Our off-site locations are Madison, Franklin, Lebanon, Skyline, Tullahoma, Murfreesboro, Lawrenceburg, and Bellevue along with the Main Campus location. 

At the Vanderbilt Eye Institute, we strive to make life better for adults and children with eye conditions including glaucoma, vision loss and diseases of the retina. We treat patients from across Tennessee and the Southeast. Our doctors, researchers and support staff use the latest technologies and methods, and we conduct vital vision research that translates to better treatments.

The Vanderbilt Eye Institute attracts some of the most talented doctors and researchers in the country. Our subspecialty ophthalmologists have completed a minimum of one year of fellowship training after residency and are board-eligible or board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology.

Learn more and apply at: https://vanderbilt.taleo.net/careersection/.vu_cs/jobdetail.ftl?job=1901650&tz=GMT-04%3A00&tzname=America%2FNew_York

Discover Vanderbilt University Medical Center:

Located in Nashville, Tennessee, and operating at a global crossroads of teaching, discovery and patient care, VUMC is a community of individuals who come to work each day with the simple aim of changing the world. It is a place where your expertise will be valued, your knowledge expanded, and your abilities challenged. It is a place where your diversity — of culture, thinking, learning and leading — is sought and celebrated. It is a place where employees know they are part of something that is bigger than themselves, take exceptional pride in their work and never settle for what was good enough yesterday. Vanderbilt’s mission is to advance health and wellness through preeminent programs in patient care, education, and research.

Vanderbilt University Medical Center is committed to principles of equal opportunity and affirmative action.


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Vanderbilt Eye Institute

Vanderbilt Eye Institute

Nashville, TN

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