Certified Ophthalmic Technician

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POST DATE 8/24/2016
END DATE 12/1/2016

GLOBAL DYNAMICS, LLC Philadelphia, PA

Company
GLOBAL DYNAMICS, LLC
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
GDL00042
AJE Ref #
575970777
Location
Philadelphia, PA
Job Type
Temporary
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Global Dynamics LLC is excited to have an open opportunity for experienced (2 years minimum) Certified Ophthalmic Technicians to work at the Philadelphia VA Medical Center. Come make a difference in the life of a Veteran.

Required Education/Required Training:

State Therapeutic Ophthalmic Licensure or equivalent.
COA or COT's plus at least 2 years' of experience (within the last 18 months)
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification (from the American Heart Association)

At least 2 years' experience with following:

Visual Acuity test
Lensometry
Reratometry
Refractiontion
Ocular motility test external examination
Slit lamp examination
Ophthalmic Photography
Assess Corneal Photography
Anatomy and assist during surgery
Tonometry
Pupilometry
Corneal Pachymetry
Knowledge of advanced optometry procedures, instrumentation and techniques.

As an Ophthalmic Technician you will perform such duties as:

Interviews and screens patients;
Performs a variety of ophthalmic diagnostic tests/procedures on patients' vision;
Operates sophisticated eye equipment;
Assists Ophthalmologists with clinic and operating room procedures;
Performs A&B scans to calculate intraocular lens power and visual field testing;
Performs intraocular tests associated with pre-operative cataract assessment;
Uses lensometer to obtain spectacle data and determine treatment;
Records patient data and test results;
Maintains and performs minor repairs on eye clinic equipment;
Cleans and stocks examining rooms; and
Performs other related duties as assigned.

Shift Details:
FULL TIME: TUESDAY - SATURDAY
Global Dynamics offers a comprehensive benefit package to include: medical, dental, vision, 401k, life insurance, paid holidays, paid leave
Competitive salary

Global Dynamics is committed to providing Equal Opportunity Employment. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Organization:

Global Dynamics
5550 Sterrett Place, Ste 306
Columbia, MD 21044
www.theglobalway.com