Ophthalmic Assistant / Technician in Wilmington, NC with Greene Resources

Date Posted: 8/27/2019

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Job Description


Job Number: 34603


Ophthalmic Assistant / Technician


Job Description:

Our client is seeking a Medical Assistant / Technician to join their busy ophthalmic office to assist the ophthalmologist with diagnostic and treatment-oriented procedures and administrative tasks. The hours for the Medical Assistant / Technician will be Monday through Friday 7:30am-5pm. Once trained, the Medical Assistant / Technician will work at three separate locations. This position offers $13-14 per hour with benefits.


Responsibilities:


  • Prepare procedure and exam rooms, inventory equipment and supplies, maintain equipment, and replenish supplies and equipment

  • Perform basic triage per specific office protocol procedures

  • Maintain professional appearance and personal conduct at all times

  • Adhere to employer work practices as described in employee manual and TMC OSHA policy

  • Work as a team member within the ophthalmology department and all other departments

  • Effectively cope with typical job stress

  • Document work processes as required

  • Perform other duties as assigned


Education Requirements:


  • High school diploma required

  • Associate degree preferred


Desired Background/Skills:


  • Prior experience in the medical field is required

  • Experience in ophthalmology preferred


Qualifications:


  • Must be able to walk and stand for long periods of time with very limited time away from clinic

  • Must be able to bend and stoop

  • Must be able to guide patients through office and occasionally assist with transferring patients from wheelchair to exam chair

  • Must be able to work 8 - 12 hours a day as needed

  • Must be able to lift 10-15 pounds

  • Must have good hand eye coordination

  • Ability to maintain confidentiality of sensitive information


Other Information:


  • All Medical Assistant / Technician candidates must pass a pre-employment background and drug screening

  • Greene Resources is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status