Medical Receptionist/Optometric Tech Support

Posted by Kittery Optometric Associates
Wells, ME
April 1, 2024

Job Details

Immediate opening for a Front Desk Receptionist in a busy optometry practice. Seeking a team player with a friendly smile, exceptional customer service skills, and the ability to multitask. Must possess excellent communication, telephone, and computer skills. This position will primarily be in our Wells location, but will occasionally work in Kittery.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Answering phones
  • Scheduling appointments
  • Verifying insurance eligibility
  • Checking patients in & out
  • Monitoring faxes
  • Responding to emails
  • Collecting payments

This position will also work to support our Optometric Technician. Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Medical intake: Medical history, medications, allergies, and patient testing (OCT photography, auto-refraction, and more)
  • Administering diagnostic and prescription eye drops
  • Contact lens application, removal, dispensing, and ordering
  • Stocking Rooms
  • Assisting patients with refilling prescriptions

Experience in healthcare preferred. Eye care knowledge a definite plus!

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $17.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Uniform allowance


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday


  • Customer service: 3 years (Required)
  • Computer skills: 3 years (Preferred)

Ability to Relocate:

  • Wells, ME 04090: Relocate before starting work (Required)

Work Location: In person

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