Luxottica Pearle Vision - Optician in Elgin, Illinois
Requisition ID: 44524
Store # : 001311 Pearle Vision
Don't take the care of your eyes for granted, trust them to the people who have been caring for eyes since 1961 – Pearle Vision. At every neighborhood Pearle Vision, we believe that from the exam room to the retail floor you deserve genuine EyeCare.
Pearle Vision is also part of an eyewear industry leader, Luxottica. We're experts who know every appointment begins and ends with trust. And every pair of glasses acts as a symbol of our commitment to you, your family, and to our community.
Consider working for a Pearle Vision right in your community. We look for employees who are creative, energetic, wide-eyed & people focused looking for exciting opportunities in eye care or retail.
The Optician attracts and retains customers by delivering an exceptional customer experience, fostering customer retention, and promoting outstanding associate/doctor satisfaction.
MAJOR DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Drives profitable store sales by fostering a retail selling culture by practicing NECE and using effective retail sales skills.
Develops professional business relationships with other Associates and Doctors.
Fills ophthalmic eyeglass prescriptions and fits and adapts lenses and frames, to include but not limited to the following:
Utilizing optical prescription, evaluates prescription in conjunction with customer's visual requirements;
Asking lifestyle questions to determine customer’s vision needs;
Recommending specific lenses, lens coatings and frames to suit customer needs;
Assisting customers in the selection of frames and coordination frames with optical measurements and prescription;
Conducting measurements of bridge and eyesize, temple length, vertex distance, pupilary distance and optical centers using appropriate tools. (where authorized under state licensing requirements);
Troubleshooting vision issues confidently and bringing to resolution for customer satisfaction
Aiding in training of new associates to help them understand frame and lens selection.
Assists with ensuring each store is effectively merchandised and presented according to Planogram and other Company standards.
Ensures high quality through accurate measurements, correct pricing, POS entry, and realistic delivery time quotes. .
Maximizes Managed Vision Care relationships and sales opportunities.
Assists with the timely implementation of approved Marketing programs by the execution of marketing programs and initiatives, and company standards for signage and promotions.
HS Diploma or equivalent
State licensure or certification by a nationally-recognized opticianary association as an optician
Experience and results with a retail or customer service establishment
Ability to sell through use of sales skills and accountability for sales results
Ability to present and implement decisive and creative solutions to issues/opportunities to grow the business
Ability to provide enthusiastic and concise communication to meet/exceed customer expectations as well as foster positive and results-oriented associate, doctor and host relationships
Success in store merchandising and attention to detail
Ability to manage priorities through adaptability, willingness to take calculated risks, and follow-up
Bachelor degree or equivalent experience in retail operations
3+ years of experience with a retail or customer service establishment
Experience with personal computers
Upon request and consistent with applicable laws, Luxottica will provide reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities who need assistance in the application and hiring process. To request a reasonable accommodation, please contact the Luxottica HR Solutions Group at 1-866-431-8484.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, national origin, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, citizenship, veteran or military status, marital status, pregnancy (including unlawful discrimination on the basis of a legally protected pregnancy or maternity leave), genetic information or any other characteristics protected by law.