Job Opportunities

Auckland Eye are looking for a responsible, professional Ophthalmic Technician / Optometrist.  This role will  report to the Technical Coordinator and is responsible for providing ophthalmic technical assistance to clinicians:

  • Assist patients attending clinics, providing information to them and explaining procedures undertaken
  • Update and maintain clinical records in accordance with standards
  • Work as part of a team in a busy environment
  • Measuring of visual acuities and performing various other tests as required
  • Taking patient histories
  • Assisting with small procedures
  • Assisting with all other duties that contribute to the smooth running of the clinics
  • Assist and work on research.

About you:

You will need to be legally able to work in NZ.  You will also have:

  • Experience in an Ophthalmology setting and familiarity with Ophthalmic testing equipment.
  • Ability to work unsupervised and communicate with people in a friendly and professional manner
  • Flexibility with working hours

Most importantly - you are an energetic and enthusiastic team player.

Apply now!

Get your cover letter and CV in early so you don't miss out on this opportunity to be part of the Auckland Eye Limited team.

Applications for this role close on Sunday the 7th of October 2018. Send applications to vghoshal@aucklandeye.co.nz

 

We are looking for an Orthoptist to join our team to provide assistance to the Ophthalmologists, including 3 paediatric Ophthalmologists, covering all ophthalmic sub-specialties.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a high performing team and make a real difference to our patients.

About the role:

Auckland Eye are looking for a responsible, organised and dedicated team member, whose values align with the Auckland Eye values of Integrity, Respect and Collaboration.  You will join a team of dedicated staff, in a premier medical business.   This position reports to the Technical Coordinator and is responsible for providing orthoptic and ophthalmic technical assistance to clinicians. The successful candidate will be involved with both orthoptic and technical assessments including biometry, photography and retinal scanning, all with leading-edge technology.  There is also potential for involvement in Clinical Research trials.

 Working within our practices and protocols of quality and high standards, your main areas of focus will be:

  • Assist patients attending clinics, providing information to them and explaining procedures undertaken
  • Update and maintain clinical records in accordance with standards.
  • Work as part of a team in a busy environment  
  • Measuring of visual acuities and performing various other tests as required
  • Taking patient histories
  • Assisting with small procedures
  • Assisting with all other duties that contribute to the smooth running of the clinics

About you:

You will need to be legally able to work in NZ.  You will also have:

  • Professional Orthoptic qualifications
  • 1-3 years Orthoptic experience
  • Ability to work unsupervised and communicate with people in a friendly and professional manner.
  • Flexibility with working hours

Preferred but not essential:

  • Previous experience in the use of OCT machines, visual field testing and biometry

Apply now!

Please send your CV and cover letter to vghoshal@aucklandeye.co.nz

    

 

About the role:

This is a new role in a dedicated team of Ophthalmology Technicians and Optometrists. You’ll be leading the team on a daily basis, ensuring our patients and doctors receive amazing service and skills. It’s a great role for someone who loves being in the thick of things, making sure everyone is happy and being a real leader of both actions and thoughts. Your responsibilities will include team leadership, patient care, technical services delivery and quality control as well as assisting with research, procurement, recruitment, training and H&S.  Your role will heavily influence the culture of the technical team and ensure that the quality of care we provide remains at the forefront of our industry.

About you:

Obviously, you’ll need to be a great people person, that’s essential and of course, you will be genuinely passionate about service and quality of care.  You’ll be formally trained and experienced in ophthalmology, be proficient in refraction and the use of ocular diagnostic equipment – we’re open to backgrounds such as an Optometrist, Orthoptist, Ophthalmic Nurse or a Technician. Your colleagues will tell us you’re really organised, love being busy and making a difference to both your patients and your team.  Your team would tell us you’re a caring and encouraging soul, with a natural talent for leadership and inspiring others to be their best. Your boss would say you’re proactive, professional and come to them with solutions, not problems and you love to make a difference and that you work well in a clinic where you can influence outcomes and lead by example. Like all busy health service providers, we need to be flexible and calm, able to deal with the unexpected and remain professional and proactive.   You’ll tell us that you love learning, keen to explore new skills as well as share the ones you have, you’re a willing participant in change and growth and you are confident that you can help a team deliver incredible, market leading ophthalmology services and help us in our commitment to being the best in our field!

About Auckland Eye Limited:

We are a dedicated private Ophthalmology practice, with 14 specialists.  Our primary clinic and day stay facility is located in Remuera.  We also have two additional hubs in New Lynn and Takapuna, which includes both clinic and surgical services.  Our core values of Integrity, Respect and Collaboration weave through all that we do and help us deliver outstanding life changing results to patients. We have great plans for growth and leading our industry into the future, so we’re passionate about continued development and knowledge sharing as well as leading the way in our industry.

Apply now!

Roles like this don’t come along very often, so make sure you let us know if you’re interested.  Send us your CV and cover letter - we’re keen to hear from you.

Applications for this role close on Friday the 19th of October 2018. Send applications to vghoshal@aucklandeye.co.nz

 

Auckland Eye - New Zealand Centre of Excellence for Eye Care