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Key information

  • Location: Melbourne Eastern Suburbs
  • Contract type: Permanent
  • Job Family: Optical Dispenser
  • Job category: Retail
  • Full or part-time: Full time
  • Apply by: 08/11/2019
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Exciting opportunity for Dispensers and Optical Assistants- Oakleigh

Role summary

Our brand new Specsavers store in Oakleigh are seeking experienced Dispensers and Optical Assistants to join their new team.

Located in Oakleigh Central Shopping Centre, the store is easily accessible via Oakleigh Train Station. The Shopping Centre features a range of great stores, cafes and restaurants. With 2 test rooms, 1 dedicated audiology room and brand new fully automated equipment including OCT- the store is set up to offer an unforgettable customer journey from beginning to end.

With the store set to open end of November, there are a range of Full time, Part time and Casual opportunities available.

 About Specsavers:

 

Specsavers has been going from strength to strength, ever since the business started back in 1984. We strive for the highest clinical standards – and believe that the customer should be at the heart of everything we do. We also recognise that our people are critical to our past and future success – so we do everything we can to make sure they get the experience and career they’re looking for: from outstanding training and a personal development plan, to excellent benefits and unstinting support. The business has nearly 1,500 stores across 12 countries – and is still growing. We want you to be part of this outstanding success story.

About the role:


You will be involved in all aspects of our customer's optometric journey from using high-tech pre-testing equipment to dispensing and frame styling. 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 dispenser. You will have fantastic organisation and communication skills, able to work effectively in a team, and thrive on working at a fast pace.

Skills and experience:


The successful candidate will have a rewarding career with Specsavers and will possess the following skills and experience:

 

  • Optical dispensing qualification experience will highly desired, but not essential.
  • Previous experience in the optical industry or a fast-paced retail environment
  • A self-starter with a sense of humour who enjoys variety and a busy environment
  • Excellent verbal and written skills with strong attention to detail
  • The ability to build genuine and supportive relationships with colleagues and customers

Benefits and perks:

This store is star performer under the ‘Specsavers: The Place to Work’ initiative, offering the following key benefits to all store team members:

  • Birthday leave
  • Volunteer leave
  • Access to Specsavers Perks staff discount program
  • Two free pairs of glasses each year
  • 30% off glasses voucher for family and friends each year

 If this sounds like you, why wait? Submit your application today