Optometrist (Big City Optical) - Chicago, IL
Chicago, IL 
Posted 14 days ago
Job Description
There are two exciting openings for an Optometrist (Full-time and Part-time) at Big City Optical with locations throughout Chicago, Illinois.

Why You Should Apply

Big City Optical is the fastest growing private practice in the Chicagoland area. Recently named a 2023 Top 50 Optical Retailer by Vision Monday, we encourage career growth while leveraging internal expertise and partners in the industry.

In this role, you will have access to advanced diagnostic technology, including digital exam lanes with meibography, topography, OCT, anterior segment photography, fundus photography, pachymetry, and VR visual fields to examine all your patients while practicing full scope optometry at the top of your license.At Big City Optical, we believe that an annual eye exam is the first step towards your patient achieving their best vision and eye health. Our Optometrists are at the center of this journey and are encouraged to educate patients on specialty services, such as dry eye, myopia control, and surgical co-management. We strive to achieve best-in-class service by maintaining a focus on patients with their unique vision needs.About the Full-Time OpeningsThis is an excellent opportunity to expand your skillset, care for a diverse population of patients, and work alongside talented professionals. Big City Optical is the fastest-growing private optometry company in Chicago and plans to open additional locations across the US.To be successful in this role, you must demonstrate leadership, excellent patient communication skills, interpersonal skills, and compassion for patient health and safety. In addition, the ideal candidate will be ambitious, responsible, service-oriented, community-involved, and willing to integrate new techniques and innovations that improve patient care and services.Full-time and Part-time positions are available!!

Job Responsibilities:

  • Manage patient care with state-of-the-art diagnostic equipment
  • Provide comprehensive eye care (medical and routine) to patients of all ages
  • Educate patients on their visual and medical conditions
  • Make recommendations on vision and eye health enhancing solutions
  • Work with a support team of professional technicians and opticians
  • Complete electronic health records
  • Work in a team-based environment

Minimum qualifications:

  • Optometry license in the state of Illinois
  • Excellent clinical and communication skills
  • Patient-focused with a commitment to strong outcomes

As an employee of the practice, you'll enjoy a range of benefits, including:

  • Competitive Base Pay of $135k to $155k
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance
  • Paid time off: starting with 3 weeks
  • Malpractice Insurance Coverage
  • 401(k) with 10% Company Match
  • Continuing Education Stipend
  • Monthly Incentives
  • Sign On Bonus (Full-Time Only)

Whether you are a seasoned professional or a recent graduate, this opportunity can take your career to the next level. Apply to join Big City Optical today!

Special Notice
This is not a career opportunity with VSP Vision or its companies. VSP Vision is helping Premier Program providers recruit qualified applicants for their private practices. The hiring decision and acceptance of this position is solely between the hiring practice and the applicant.

The above information in this description was provided by the hiring practice. It has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by an employee in this role. It is not designed to contain, or be interpreted as, a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees hired in this role.

VSP Vision is an equal opportunity employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to age, gender, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability or protected veteran status. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

Notice to Candidates: Fraud Alert - Fake Job Opportunity Solicitations Used to Collect Fees/Personal Information.

We have been made aware that fake job opportunities are being offered by individuals posing as VSP Vision and affiliate recruiters.Click hereto learn about our application process and what to watch for regarding false job opportunities.

As a regular part of doing business,VSPVision ("VSP")collects many different types ofpersonal information, including protected health information, about ouraudiences, includingmembers, doctors,clients, brokers, business partners,andemployees. VSP Vision employees will have access to this sensitive personal information and are subject to follow Information Security and Privacy Policies.

VSP Global is an equal opportunity employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to gender, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability or protected veteran status.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full or Part Time
Required Experience
Email this Job to Yourself or a Friend
Indicates required fields