Careers

Join the Urban Optiques Team and help us to help our patients and clients see and be seen. Check out the job listings below for current employment opportunities.

Pre-Optometry Intern

A great opportunity for an optician or college under-graduate preparing to pursue a post-graduate degree in optometry to gain hands-on, real-world experience and knowledge in an fast-paced optometry practice.

  • Improve your odds of gaining admission to optometry school
  • Gain valuable knowledge that can help with post-grad coursework
  • Receive daily mentoring from the practice staff and O.D.
  • Learn how to properly operate optometric equipment
  • Perform pre-exam workups and assist the doctor in clinic examinations
  • Must be professional, enthusiastic and have not only an excellent work ethic, but also be open to feedback and new ideas.
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Optician/Practice Manager

Urban Optiques is looking for an experienced, polished and highly-organized optician/practice manager to assist the practice owner/optometrist with day-to-day practice operations and optical sales.

Primary responsibilities include overseeing day-to-day operations of the practice, including:

  • opening and closing
  • patient scheduling
  • patient/client relations
  • quality assurance
  • medical/insurance billing
  • optical sales

This is a position that carries a great deal of broad responsibility for ensuring the highest-quality client service and patient care at the practice. You will oversee other Urban Optiques staff to ensure an exceptional client experience.

The ideal candidate will be:

  • highly-organized
  • extremely dependable
  • experienced in optical practice operations and medical/optical billing
  • experienced (or at least very comfortable) selling high-end eyewear to a demanding clientele.

Excellent customer service skills and personal presentation are also critical to this role.

You will work closely with the owner/doctor to ensure smooth practice processes, select eyewear, troubleshoot patient/client issues, fit lenses and work with labs and third party vendors/reps.

Highly-desirable soft skills include:

  • A passion for eyewear
  • Get-it-done attitude
  • High-level of personal integrity
  • Familiarity with optical/eyewear/fashion trends
  • Ability to think and act quickly on your feet and identify emerging issues before they become "issues"
  • Positive outlook
  • Strong work ethic.

In return, you will have the opportunity to actively participate (and benefit from) making Urban Optiques Metro-Detroit's premier eyewear and vision boutique.

This is a great opportunity for an energetic and entrepreneurial-minded optician/practice manager to join an existing, but rapidly growing, optical practice and help it grow. Profit-sharing (not commissions) are possible for the right candidate.

This is a full-time position.

Years of Experience: The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 3-5 years experience in optical fitting, sales and general practice management/operations.

How To Apply: Please apply via e-mail at seebeseen@urbanoptiques.com and include a resume as an attachment or within the body of the e-mail.

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About Urban Optiques

Urban Optiques provides vision care, eye exams & exclusive designer eyewear to Northville, Plymouth, Novi, Livonia, Ann Arbor, Farmington, West Bloomfield, Royal Oak, Ferndale, Birmingham, & Metro-Detroit.

Contact Us

105 MAINCENTRE
Northville, MI - 48167

Tel: 248.347.9090

Fax: 248.773.7528

seebeseen@urbanoptiques.com