Minnesota Eye Consultants (MEC) is one of the premiere eye care
practices in the nation. We believe in One Team, All In. The
culture at MEC is one of excellence and teamwork. We are passionate
about patient care and dedicated to improving quality of life
through life-changing vision procedures and treatments.
MN Eye Consultants is currently hiring for a full-time (1.0 FTE)
Ophthalmic Technician II for our Minnetonka clinic.
The Ophthalmic Technician is responsible for performing
measurements and tests that provide the physician with the
information needed to arrive at a diagnosis and to prescribe
treatment. This position primarily works with the Ophthalmologists
but may see patients for any MEC provider within their
The rewarding Ophthalmic Technician career path at Minnesota Eye
offers advancement opportunities, on-the-job training, free courses
for Continuing Education credits, and a healthy work-life balance.
At MEC, we promote and encourage growth. Team members can work to
advance from COA to COT, COMT and even OSA and will be supported on
This position will work Monday-Friday, between 7:30am-5:00pm.
May require an occasional 1/2 day on Saturday (1-2 times per year).
The home base of this position is the Bloomington clinic, but may
be scheduled to work shifts at the other MEC locations as needed
(Bloomington, Woodbury, Blaine and Minneapolis).
We offer a competitive starting wage and a comprehensive
benefits package. This position is also eligible for a $1,000.00
hiring bonus with an 18 month service commitment.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
- Open exam rooms at the beginning of the shift, ensure all
equipment is clean and ready for the doctor
- Obtain complete patient histories including chief complaint,
past ocular/medical history, family medical/ocular history and
history of allergies and medications.
- Perform and document subjective and objective ophthalmic
testing efficiently to provide basic and extensive information
necessary for ophthalmic examinations. This includes but is not
limited to: history, visual acuities, lensometry (manual and auto),
keratometry (manual and automated) visual fields, tonometry,
A-scan, B-scan, fundus photography, perform refractive surgery
workup's, assist with basic and complex clinical procedures
- Acquaint all patients with the office procedures to which they
will be exposed. Inform patients of the purpose of all tests
personally performed and how they will be affected during the
- Assist in the maintenance and calibration of equipment
- Assist with ongoing education and mentoring of staff
- Stock all necessary supplies; clean all equipment and close
down exam rooms at the end of the day
- Regularly communicate and interact with Clinic Manager, MD's,
OD's, and other members of the clinical team
Certificates, Licensees and/or Registrations Required:
- Basic Life Support within six months of employment
- COA, COT or COMT preferred but not required
At MEC, our areas of expertise range from cataract surgery and
premium lens implants, treatment of corneal disease and glaucoma,
oculofacial and aesthetic services, to LASIK - laser vision
correction. Our mission is to preserve, restore, and enhance vision
through research, teaching, and providing the highest quality
medical and surgical care to patients.
MN Eye Consultants and Northwest Eye Clinic are now sister
companies under Unifeye Vision Partners! To view employment
opportunities at all of our locations go to www.unifeyejobs.com
Unifeye Vision Partners provides equal employment opportunities
to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits
discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race,
color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status,
genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender
identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by
federal, state or local laws.