Qualified Optical Dispenser - Part Time
The Company Costco Wholesale is the 5 th largest global retailer with warehouse club operations already operating 725 locations in 13 countries. We are the recognised leader in our field, dedicated to quality in every area of our business and respected for our outstanding business ethics. DAILY RESPONSIBILITIES Assists members with choosing eyeglass frames and lens options appropriate to prescription.
Fits and adjusts lenses to eyeglass frames. Dispenses eyeglasses and contacts. Measures member’s eyes for pupillary distance and determines bifocal placement.
Answers questions and addresses problems regarding prescriptions, merchandise, and services. Refers to physician when appropriate. Processes sales.
Organises and fills member prescriptions. Places special orders to outside suppliers. Stocks department equipment, merchandise, and supplies.
Follows department procedures and standards for production, record keeping, merchandising, and merchandise storage. Cleans department. Takes optical measurements and educates members on best products to meet visual aids.
Counts register at sign on. Ensures the register’s cleanliness. Orders change, cashes, and increases loans when needed.
Makes witnessed drops/deposits of excess funds to the vault; orders cash increases and counts own register at shift end to maintain accurate register funds. Receives accurate payment for merchandise; makes change; processes checks, credit, and debit charges according to proper departmental procedures for paperwork and the performance of duties. Exercises discretion and confidentiality with all patient information.
Follows proper Optical Centre, general safety, and security procedures and standards. Assists in other departments of the warehouse as necessary. Provides prompt and courteous customer service to members, employees, and suppliers.
Education High School Certificate or higher, training and apprenticeship as required by state. Experience -Cert IV Optical Dispensing - Experience will be beneficial Licenses and Certifications Cert IV Optical Dispensing or equivalent . Experience in the Optical Other Skills and Abilities Good communication, basic math, and member service skills.
ABILITIES AND TALENTS RECOMMENDED FOR JOB SUCCESS Computer Skills Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Word). MUST BE 18 YEARS AND OVER.