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Become part of the Optical Illusions team and provide an experience patients will never forget. 

We believe there is no substitute for excellence, and we’re proud to offer patient-focused services for a wide range of eye care needs. Our expansive optical boutique also features the latest trends and styles from leading brands, allowing our team to help customers see and look their best.

If you’re ready to expand your career in eye care or optical, please take a look at our available positions and apply today. Click the link to take you to our application form.

Why Join Optical Illusions?

If you’re someone who loves providing exceptional customer and patient experiences, understands the importance of technology in eye care, and is looking for a fulfilling challenge, we want to hear from you.

We offer competitive wage and benefit packages, including comprehensive dental and medical coverage, 401k, paid holidays and time-off, and so much more. Check out our current positions today.

San Mateo Positions

Job description

Are you looking for an opportunity to ignite your career in the optometry field? Would you like to work alongside some of the best Optometrists at a practice committed to making a difference in their community? Here at Optical Illusions, we are dedicated to providing the best in high quality eye care. As part of the community for over 60 years, we take pride in helping our patients with their full eyecare and eyewear needs. We provide compassionate, personalized patient care with our team of highly trained doctors and staff, superior customer service, and the best in eye care technology. Our practices are fully equipped with Topcon CV5000 automated phoropters, Optos Silverstone, Maestro OCT, Pentacam AXL Wave, KR-1 Autorefractors, Virtual Field headsets, iCare Tonometers, and TearCare thermal pulsation systems. If you are searching for a practice that is committed to excellence, then we would love to hear from you.

Job Duties

  • Perform comprehensive eye exams and optometric care
  • Provide a professional, warm, friendly, and exceptional patient experience at all times
  • Engaging and communicating with patients, promoting eye health by education and preventative care
  • Diagnose and treat vision problems and eye diseases utilizing the best technology available on the west coast
  • Maintain a positive work environment
  • Guide and mentor exceptional support staff and students

Qualifications

  • Be licensed to practice in the state of California
  • Experience in anterior and posterior segment pathology required
  • Ability to perform high level CL Fittings and Evaluations
  • TLG certification required
  • Must be available to work Saturdays
  • Highly motivated, with a desire to be amazing
  • Demonstrated commitment to continuous learning and personal development
  • Willingness to learn new optical products to make personalized recommendations
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated compassion for patients and clients
  • Ability to collaborate and work within a team environment

Compensation package

  • Competitive salary: $500 per diem
  • Benefits available for full time, including Medical and Dental insurance, 401K, PTO accrual, Paid holidays, and Eyewear and eyecare benefits

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Job description

Do you have strong communication skills and a talent for explaining complex topics to a wide range of people? Do you possess a high level of people skills and technical ability? Are you looking for an exciting and challenging career? If so, you may be what Optical Illusions is looking for in our Paraoptometric / Optometric Assistant / Technician role.

Here at Optical Illusions, we are dedicated to providing the best in high quality eye care. As part of the community for over 60 years, we take pride in helping our patients with their full eyecare and eyewear needs. We provide compassionate, personalized patient care with our team of highly trained doctors and staff, superior customer service, and the best in eye care technology.

We will train the right charismatic individual for this role, so experience is preferred but not necessary. Training may be conducted temporarily at a separate practice location. Certification as a Paraoptometric and additional certification levels are obtainable which can lead to increased compensation.

Job Duties

  • Greeting and welcoming incoming patients
  • Performing examination pre-testing and medical history for each patient appointment
  • Maintaining/cleaning/scheduling repairs of ophthalmic equipment/machines
  • Exam room maintenance (cleaning, organizing, restocking)
  • Taking regular inventory of ophthalmic supplies, placing orders as needed, and keeping all exam and testing rooms stocked with necessary supplies.
  • Assisting with administrative duties as needed: appointment scheduling, faxing/calling in medication prescriptions, filling records requests, preparing and sending referrals for patient care, and more.
  • Training contact lens patients who are first-time wearers on proper insertion and removal of contacts

Compensation package

  • Competitive wages: $18-21 per hour
  • Benefits available for full time, including Medical and Dental insurance, 401K, PTO accrual, Paid holidays, and Eyewear and eyecare benefits

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Job description

Do you have strong communication skills and a talent for explaining complex topics to a wide range of people? Do you possess a high level of people skills and technical ability? Are you looking for an exciting and challenging career? If so, you may be what Optical Illusions is looking for in our Optician role.

Here at Optical Illusions, we are dedicated to providing the best in high quality eye care. As part of the community for over 60 years, we take pride in helping our patients with their full eyecare and eyewear needs. We provide compassionate, personalized patient care with our team of highly trained doctors and staff, superior customer service, and the best in eye care technology.

We will train the right charismatic individual for this role, so experience is preferred but not necessary. Training may be conducted temporarily at a separate practice location. ABOC and NCLE certification levels are obtainable which can lead to increased compensation.

Job Duties

  • Luxury Frame styling with patients
  • Educating patients on lens designs and add-ons that for their needs
  • Dispensing and adjusting glasses
  • Frame board designing
  • Assisting with administrative duties as needed: appointment scheduling, faxing/calling in medication prescriptions, filling records requests, preparing and sending referrals for patient care, and more
  • Training contact lens patients who are first-time wearers on proper insertion and removal of contacts

Compensation package

  • Competitive wages: $18-24 per hour
  • Benefits available for full time, including Medical and Dental insurance, 401K, PTO accrual, Paid holidays, and Eyewear and eyecare benefits

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

San Jose Positions

Job description

Are you looking for an opportunity to ignite your career in the optometry field? Would you like to work alongside some of the best Optometrists at a practice committed to making a difference in their community? Here at Optical Illusions, we are dedicated to providing the best in high quality eye care. As part of the community for over 60 years, we take pride in helping our patients with their full eyecare and eyewear needs. We provide compassionate, personalized patient care with our team of highly trained doctors and staff, superior customer service, and the best in eye care technology. Our practices are fully equipped with Topcon CV5000 automated phoropters, Optos Silverstone, Maestro OCT, Pentacam AXL Wave, KR-1 Autorefractors, Virtual Field headsets, iCare Tonometers, and TearCare thermal pulsation systems. If you are searching for a practice that is committed to excellence, then we would love to hear from you.

Job Duties

  • Perform comprehensive eye exams and optometric care
  • Provide a professional, warm, friendly, and exceptional patient experience at all times
  • Engaging and communicating with patients, promoting eye health by education and preventative care
  • Diagnose and treat vision problems and eye diseases utilizing the best technology available on the west coast
  • Maintain a positive work environment
  • Guide and mentor exceptional support staff and students

Qualifications

  • Be licensed to practice in the state of California
  • Experience in anterior and posterior segment pathology required
  • Ability to perform high level CL Fittings and Evaluations
  • TLG certification required
  • Must be available to work Saturdays
  • Highly motivated, with a desire to be amazing
  • Demonstrated commitment to continuous learning and personal development
  • Willingness to learn new optical products to make personalized recommendations
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated compassion for patients and clients
  • Ability to collaborate and work within a team environment

Compensation package

  • Competitive salary: $500 per diem
  • Benefits available for full time, including Medical and Dental insurance, 401K, PTO accrual, Paid holidays, and Eyewear and eyecare benefits

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

San Ramon Positions

Job description

Are you looking for an opportunity to ignite your career in the optometry field? Would you like to work alongside some of the best Optometrists at a practice committed to making a difference in their community? Here at Optical Illusions, we are dedicated to providing the best in high quality eye care. As part of the community for over 60 years, we take pride in helping our patients with their full eyecare and eyewear needs. We provide compassionate, personalized patient care with our team of highly trained doctors and staff, superior customer service, and the best in eye care technology. Our practices are fully equipped with Topcon CV5000 automated phoropters, Optos Silverstone, Maestro OCT, Pentacam AXL Wave, KR-1 Autorefractors, Virtual Field headsets, iCare Tonometers, and TearCare thermal pulsation systems. If you are searching for a practice that is committed to excellence, then we would love to hear from you.

Job Duties

  • Perform comprehensive eye exams and optometric care
  • Provide a professional, warm, friendly, and exceptional patient experience at all times
  • Engaging and communicating with patients, promoting eye health by education and preventative care
  • Diagnose and treat vision problems and eye diseases utilizing the best technology available on the west coast
  • Maintain a positive work environment
  • Guide and mentor exceptional support staff and students

Qualifications

  • Be licensed to practice in the state of California
  • Experience in anterior and posterior segment pathology required
  • Ability to perform high level CL Fittings and Evaluations
  • TLG certification required
  • Must be available to work Saturdays
  • Highly motivated, with a desire to be amazing
  • Demonstrated commitment to continuous learning and personal development
  • Willingness to learn new optical products to make personalized recommendations
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated compassion for patients and clients
  • Ability to collaborate and work within a team environment

Compensation package

  • Competitive salary: $500 per diem
  • Benefits available for full time, including Medical and Dental insurance, 401K, PTO accrual, Paid holidays, and Eyewear and eyecare benefits

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Job description

Do you have strong communication skills and a talent for explaining complex topics to a wide range of people? Do you possess a high level of people skills and technical ability? Are you looking for an exciting and challenging career? If so, you may be what Optical Illusions is looking for in our Paraoptometric / Optometric Assistant / Technician role.

Here at Optical Illusions, we are dedicated to providing the best in high quality eye care. As part of the community for over 60 years, we take pride in helping our patients with their full eyecare and eyewear needs. We provide compassionate, personalized patient care with our team of highly trained doctors and staff, superior customer service, and the best in eye care technology.

We will train the right charismatic individual for this role, so experience is preferred but not necessary. Training may be conducted temporarily at a separate practice location. Certification as a Paraoptometric and additional certification levels are obtainable which can lead to increased compensation.

Job Duties

  • Greeting and welcoming incoming patients
  • Performing examination pre-testing and medical history for each patient appointment
  • Maintaining/cleaning/scheduling repairs of ophthalmic equipment/machines
  • Exam room maintenance (cleaning, organizing, restocking)
  • Taking regular inventory of ophthalmic supplies, placing orders as needed, and keeping all exam and testing rooms stocked with necessary supplies.
  • Assisting with administrative duties as needed: appointment scheduling, faxing/calling in medication prescriptions, filling records requests, preparing and sending referrals for patient care, and more.
  • Training contact lens patients who are first-time wearers on proper insertion and removal of contacts

Compensation package

  • Competitive wages: $18-21 per hour
  • Benefits available for full time, including Medical and Dental insurance, 401K, PTO accrual, Paid holidays, and Eyewear and eyecare benefits

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Job description

Do you have strong communication skills and a talent for explaining complex topics to a wide range of people? Do you possess a high level of people skills and technical ability? Are you looking for an exciting and challenging career? If so, you may be what Optical Illusions is looking for in our Optician role.

Here at Optical Illusions, we are dedicated to providing the best in high quality eye care. As part of the community for over 60 years, we take pride in helping our patients with their full eyecare and eyewear needs. We provide compassionate, personalized patient care with our team of highly trained doctors and staff, superior customer service, and the best in eye care technology.

We will train the right charismatic individual for this role, so experience is preferred but not necessary. Training may be conducted temporarily at a separate practice location. ABOC and NCLE certification levels are obtainable which can lead to increased compensation.

Job Duties

  • Luxury Frame styling with patients
  • Educating patients on lens designs and add-ons that for their needs
  • Dispensing and adjusting glasses
  • Frame board designing
  • Assisting with administrative duties as needed: appointment scheduling, faxing/calling in medication prescriptions, filling records requests, preparing and sending referrals for patient care, and more
  • Training contact lens patients who are first-time wearers on proper insertion and removal of contacts

Compensation package

  • Competitive wages: $18-24 per hour
  • Benefits available for full time, including Medical and Dental insurance, 401K, PTO accrual, Paid holidays, and Eyewear and eyecare benefits

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Juneau Positions

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Our Locations

San Mateo

  • 194 Hillsdale Shopping Center
  • San Mateo, CA 94403

San Jose

  • 377 Santana Row, Suite #1115
  • San Jose, CA 95128

San Ramon

  • 6000 Bollinger Canyon Road, Suite #1104
  • San Ramon, CA 94583

Juneau

  • 9309 Glacier Hwy, Suite A103
  • Juneau, AK 99801

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An eye exam is an essential part of preventive health care. At Optical Illusions, we invest in industry-leading diagnostic technology that gives us an unprecedented view of your eye health and vision.

With this technology, we can provide truly personalized and comprehensive eye care to patients of all ages.

Access high-quality eye care from a team that genuinely cares.

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