Ophthalmic Technician

Updated 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Eye and Laser Center of Starkville
Starkville, MS
Ophthalmology practice
Based on experience

Ophthalmic Technician – Full-time – Ophthalmology practice – 100 Walker Way, Starkville, MS 39759, USA

About the Ophthalmic Technician Position

Our new Ophthalmic Technician will be a welcome addition to our team and family who is both personable and welcoming to our patients. A passion for eyecare and general patient health is essential to providing the best experience we can!

Ophthalmic Technician Duties & Responsibilities

 Candidate must be able to fully work-up patients, including, but not limited to:  Asking pre-testing questions, performing an auto-refraction, measuring IOP, taking retinal photos, running OCT's, Visual fields, measuring visual acuity and more.

  • Accurately input findings and patient medical history into our EHR software.
  • Prepare referral letters to other eye care specialists.
  • Performing and training new contact lens patients on the process of inserting and removing a contact lens from their eye.
  • Maintaining exam rooms and keeping contact lens inventory stocked and organized.
  • Effectively communicate with other techs and doctor to coordinate patient care.

Secondary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Answering phones, booking patient appointments, verifying insurance, as well as checking patients in and out of the office.
  • Measure single vision, bifocal and progressive glasses prescriptions with a manual lensometer.

Compensation and Benefits

We reward our staff well with competitive salaries (commensurate with experience) as well as benefits including:


We reward our staff well with competitive salaries (commensurate with experience) as well as benefits including:

  • Paid time OFF
  • Health Insurance
  • Vision care employee perks
  • Whether you are looking for your first opportunity in eyecare, or you’re an experienced Ophthalmic Technician looking to take the next step in your career, we look forward to welcoming you to our team! Apply here through Eyes On Eyecare!