Ophthalmology Technologist

UI Health - Chicago, IL
Posted: June 21, 2019

UI Health has multiple openings for Ophthalmology Technologists in our Ophthalmology Clinic. Job duties include performing and recording results of standard ophthalmic examination procedures on patients. Applicants must be highly motivated, organized, customer service-focused individuals with excellent clinical and computer skills.

The University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System has been moving medicine forward for the benefit of the people of Illinois and beyond since 1859. UI Health is part of a system that brings together the University of Illinois's vast health sciences resources into one powerful organization. By sharing one vision, we can better provide the benefits of our research, the knowledge of our faculty physicians, and the advantage of advanced technology to every patient who walks through our doors. UI Health is a patient-centered organization, providing safe, high-quality, and cost-effective care. The care of our patients and their families will always be at the heart of our mission. In collaboration with our academic partners, our mission is to advance healthcare to improve the health of our patients and communities, promote health equity, and develop the next generations of healthcare leaders. The Ophthalmology Clinic at UI Health leads the way in treating the most serious and complicated eye conditions and diseases. Home of the Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary, we are the Number 1 referral for ophthalmologists in our region, and we see more than 72,000 patients each year. We have been leading the way in vision care for more than 150 years.

Requirements include:

1. (A) Two years (24 months) of work experience comparable to that gained performing basic Ophthalmic services
(B) eligibility for certification as an Ophthalmic Technician by the Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology

2. (A) One year (12 months) of work experience comparable to that gained performing duties as an Ophthalmic Technician
(B) eligibility for certification as an Ophthalmic Technologist by the Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology

Salary & Benefits:

UI Health offers competitive benefit packages, including: vacation days, paid holidays, Floating Holidays, State University Retirement System, tuition waiver, tuition discount for dependents, and excellent medical, dental, and vision packages.

For fullest consideration, please submit an application, by applying at: 


The University of Illinois at Chicago is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.  

The University of Illinois may conduct background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.


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