Ophthalmic Technician Supervisor

VSP Global - Clearwater, FL
Posted: June 29, 2020

General Summary

With general supervision, plan, organize, prioritize and monitor workflow in the unit. Supervise, train and evaluate staff to achieve and maintain department standards.

Essential Functions

  • Coordinate with other units/departments to facilitate special requests, resolve workflow or production issues.
  • Adhere to the equipment maintenance program to ensure all repairs are completed and preventative maintenance schedules followed.
  • Responsible for maintenance functions to include development and management of preventive maintenance schedules as well as overseeing and/or performing equipment repairs.
  • Assist in the development of unit budget, monitor unit expenses to ensure unit costs are within established levels.
  • Develop and implement approved training plans to ensure employees receive appropriate information and instruction.
  • Assign, distribute and monitor work of the unit personnel ensuring consistent, accurate and timely processing to ensure department standards are met.
  • Assist in the development of the unit’s marketing strategies.
  • Develop, maintain and monitor unit standards, processes and procedures to ensure efficient, accurate and measurable processing.
  • Ensure effective communications are maintained within the unit and externally.  Where appropriate inform employees as to plans and progress.  Conduct employee discussion sessions at regular intervals.
  • Participate in the hiring and interviewing process for open positions within the unit ensuring that the most qualified candidates are selected.
  • Monitor the performance of direct reports.  Provide prompt and objective coaching and counseling.  Conduct performance reviews.

Job Specifications

Typically has the following skills or abilities:

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of 2 years of leadership experience in a business-related environment
  • Minimum of 2 years of functional experience
  • Experience working with and repairing laboratory-related equipment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills to develop and communicate procedures and plans and to communicate with business clients and staff
  • Proven problem-solving skills
  • Ability to analyze work processes.

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VSP Global

VSP Global

Clearwater, FL

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