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Ophthalmic Assistant (Trainee Position)

If you’ve ever dreamed of working in the medical field but you weren’t sure where to start, we have an opportunity for you! As an ophthalmic technician at Center for Sight, you will receive intensive classroom and hands on training that prepares you for a fulfilling career in ophthalmology. Our team works side by side with renowned ophthalmic surgeons and optometrists, improving our patients’ vision and changing lives. This is an exciting opportunity for those who have a passion for helping others, and enjoy working in a professional, team- oriented environment.

In this role, you will learn the skills required to become an ophthalmic technician – one of the most sought after type of medical professionals in the country! We will train you to perform complex diagnostic testing and exams, working side by side with our doctors to provide critical medical information that assists them in providing medical and surgical treatment of our patients. Your training will provide a path for advanced, internationally recognized certification in an exciting and growth field!

Even if you’ve never worked in the medical field before, we would like to hear from you!

Competencies

  • Self-starter with a demonstrated ability to learn and apply complex concepts to their daily work.
  • Ability to develop strong connections with our patients, communicating with warmth and empathy.
  • Team oriented individual who finds fulfillment in helping and supporting others.
  • Motivated and resilient individual who is on a path to grow a meaningful medical career within a successful surgical practice

Education and Experience

  • Experience within a professional environment with a strong customer service focus
  • Bachelor’s degree (preferred)
  • Previous experience within the medical field (preferred)
  • High school or equivalent education

Position Type and Expected Hours of Work:

  • This is a full-time position located in Sarasota, Venice, Fort Myers, and Naples, FL
  • Travel to other locations as necessary

Benefits

  • 401(K) Company Match
  • Medical and Dental Insurance
  • Vision Benefits
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Pet Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Continuing Education
  • Paid Time Off

Our Locations

    News

    US Eye/Center For Sight announce ‘Better Together Employee Relief Fund’ to support team members impacted by Hurricane Ian

    News & Updates, Uncategorized

    At US Eye/Center For Sight we are incredibly proud of our amazing staff who make the impossible possible and change people’s lives, through the gift of sight, every day. Our team was devastated to witness the destruction left behind by Hurricane Ian in Southwest Florida, impacting over 300 of our hard-working employees and their families […]

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    October 5, 2022
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    Newsweek Names Two Center For Sight Optometric Physicians to ‘America’s Best Eye Doctors’ List

    News & Updates

    SARASOTA, Fla. (August 16, 2022) – Center For Sight is honored to announce that Newsweek has named optometric physicians, Joseph Sowka, O.D., F.A.A.O., Diplomate and Lori Vollmer, O.D., M.S., F.A.A.O., to their 2022 ‘America’s Best Eye Doctors’ list. With over 53 years of combined industry experience, the husband-and-wife duo started at the practice in 2020. […]

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    August 16, 2022
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    Center For Sight Surgeons to Perform Free Vision-Restoring Procedures for Those Less Fortunate

    Mission Cataract, News & Updates

    SARASOTA, Fla. (July 25, 2022) – Center For Sight is preparing for its annual Mission Cataract event scheduled for July 27 and August 3. Cataract surgeons Dr. David Shoemaker, Dr. William Soscia, Dr. Joshua Kim, Dr. Joaquin De Rojas, Dr. Priya Mathews, Dr. Jon Berlie, Dr. Glenn Campbell and Dr. George Brinnig will perform free […]

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    July 25, 2022
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    At US Eye/Center For Sight we are incredibly proud of our amazing staff who make the impossible possible and change people’s lives, through the gift of sight, every day. Our team was devastated to witness the destruction left behind by Hurricane Ian in Southwest Florida, impacting over 300 of our hard-working employees and their families […]

    Read More…

    SARASOTA, Fla. (August 16, 2022) – Center For Sight is honored to announce that Newsweek has named optometric physicians, Joseph Sowka, O.D., F.A.A.O., Diplomate and Lori Vollmer, O.D., M.S., F.A.A.O., to their 2022 ‘America’s Best Eye Doctors’ list. With over 53 years of combined industry experience, the husband-and-wife duo started at the practice in 2020. […]

    Read More…

    SARASOTA, Fla. (July 25, 2022) – Center For Sight is preparing for its annual Mission Cataract event scheduled for July 27 and August 3. Cataract surgeons Dr. David Shoemaker, Dr. William Soscia, Dr. Joshua Kim, Dr. Joaquin De Rojas, Dr. Priya Mathews, Dr. Jon Berlie, Dr. Glenn Campbell and Dr. George Brinnig will perform free […]

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