Optometrist - Full Time- Full-Scope Care (Great Growth Position) - Bakersfield, CA

Updated 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Southwest Eye Care
Bakersfield, CA
Private practice
Salary Range
$650 – $700 per diem

Optometrist - Full Time- Full-Scope Care (Great Growth Position) - Bakersfield, CA

*Licensed new grads, and experienced doctors are encouraged to apply!

We are looking for a full-time optometrist at Southwest Eye Care in Bakersfield, Ca. We have been at this location, proudly serving our community for 30 years. We are looking for this doctor to cover 4 or 5 8-hour workdays a week, Mon-Friday only (no weekends), which allows for three-day weekend schedules!

Why You’ll Love This Opportunity:


  • Do what you love - We are a full-scope optometric practice that offers dry eye therapy, specialty contact lenses including sclerals, pediatric evaluations, glaucoma therapy, refractive surgery co-management, and other advanced ocular disease therapies, plus a full optical shop with 1,000 frames.


  • A well-equipped office - Our practice is equipped with the state of the art diagnostic instruments such as anterior/posterior Cirrus OCT, Oculus Pentacam topographer with WAVE technology, Firefly slit lamp, Humphrey Visual Field Analyzer, and Eidon Widefield Retinal Camera.  

Schedule & Benefits

  • Competitive pay and benefits - We reward our doctors with competitive pay of $650-$700/day (commensurate with experience and productivity) and the following benefits:
    • 2-3 weeks PTO plus all major holidays
    • Quarterly optical production bonus
    • Malpractice insurance, license fees, all society fees (AOA/COA/KCOS) paid
    • 401K with 3% safe harbor
    • $2500 CE stipend, plus 4 paid CE days (in addition to PTO)
    • Group health insurance plan
    • Designated work-up technician and scribe

What You’ll Need:

  • Doctor of Optometry (O.D.) degree
  • Valid state license to practice optometry
  • Experience with specialty contact lenses is a plus.

If you are ready to take the next step in your career, apply through Eyes on Eyecare® today!