UNIVERSITY OF IOWA Optician I - Ophthalmology in IOWA CITY, Iowa

Schedule: Monday - Friday University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics-recognized as one of the best hospitals in the United States-is Iowa's only comprehensive academic medical center and a regional referral center. Each day more than 12,000 employees, students, and volunteers work together to provide safe, quality health care and excellent service for our patients. Simply stated, our mission is: Changing Medicine. Changing Lives. i BASIC FUNCTION AND RESPONSIBILITY * Provide all services associated with a retail optical dispensary. CHARACTERISTIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Customer Sales:* Provide direct customer sales.* Enter all sales data completely and accurately into point-of-sale terminal.* Maintain the optical dispensary's cleanliness and appearance for display of goods and equipment.* Maintain smooth customer flow during hours of operation.* Monitor wait time for service and for goods ordered - keeping customers informed on what we are doing to resolve any problems.* Provide best possible eyewear solution that is responsive to each customer's needs.* Handle customer relations. Clinical Care:* Measure pupillary distance in order to correctly center lenses.* Perform lensometry in order to confirm prescription, duplicate present glasses, verify prism and bifocal corrections.* Assist in