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Key information

  • Location: Melbourne Western Suburbs
  • Contract type: Permanent
  • Job Family: Optical Assistant
  • Job category: Retail
  • Full or part-time: Full time
  • Apply by: 22/07/2019
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Optical Assistant - Highpoint

Role summary

Specsavers as a business is constantly expanding, both in Australia and abroad and the opportunities to expand your knowledge base and develop a career have never looked better. We pride ourselves on providing the foundation for exciting, long-term careers – a home where your previous retail and customer service expertise will be truly valued and you’ll be given the opportunity to thrive.

Our busy store in Highpoint has recently undergone a large renovation to become the Specsavers 'Store of the Future'. This is an accurate depction of how, as an organisation, and market leader within Optometry we evolve to meet an ever increasing demand to deliver exceptional customer service. The new store is visually different to all our other stores across Australia, and is a place where new ideas, processes and operations will be piloted. The store are now seeking a new Optical Assistant to join their team on a full time basis. You will have the opportunity to work in a progressive, fast paced practice where providing exceptional customer service is at the forefront of everything we do. You will be involved in all aspects of our customer’s optometric journey from using high-tech pre-testing equipment to dispensing from our range of up to date, fashion forward, excellent quality frames. You’ll work to healthcare guidelines (as well as our own high standards), give good clear advice because of your love for fashion and styling, and provide a great experience at every opportunity which exceed our customers expectations.

To secure this role you will need previous experience as either an optical assistant or have a strong background in a retail environment. You will have fantastic organisation and communication skills, able to work effectively in a team, and thrive on working at a fast pace.

What's in it for you? Well not only will you be working for a multi award winning retailer but you will also be offered the following benefits:

  • Your chance to study a professional qualification and grow and develop your technical skill-set within Optical 
  • Have the chance to work with fantastic, well known brands with more than 1,000 frame styles and colours
  • A comprehensive Induction program
  • A supportive culture that can be felt throughout our organisation, wherever you are

How to apply:
If you want a meaningful role in which you can make a long term impact, this could be the opportunity you have been waiting for. 

Please note due to the high volume of applications only successful candidates will be contacted. We thank you in advanced for your interest in Specsavers.