University Vision Centre is seeking an Optometrist with the desire and ability to deliver full-scope patient centered primary eye care, has a friendly personality, and is interested in long-term doctor-patient relationships. This exciting and rewarding career opportunity will enable you to see a wide variety of patients and conditions, from routine refractive cases to challenging pathology and advanced specialty contact lenses. Our practice administrators handle the day to day complexities of managing the practice, the employees, and the billing/insurance, allowing you to spend your time with patients. You will enjoy the support of a full team of well-trained staff members which include highly skilled optometric technicians and scribes, contact lens technicians, professional opticians, friendly reception and front desk staff, and an operations support team supervised by a General Manager and two Assistant Managers.
Salary and Benefits
Compensation of 17% of gross revenue generated, or $120,000/year, whichever is higher. (Realistic potential to earn $170,000+ in a very short period of time)
Major Medical Insurance
Paid Sick days
$1500 yearly allowance for Continuing Education
Licensing renewal and Credentialing fees paid by the practice
401k Retirement Plan with company match
Doctor of Optometry degree (OD) from an accredited School of Optometry (Experienced ODs and new graduates both welcome to apply)
Active License to practice Optometry in the State of Texas (Optometric Glaucoma Specialist License)
Excellent standing with all licensure authorities
Ability to speak Spanish is desired, but not a requirement
If you are interested in applying for this position, please email a copy of your Resume/CV to DrEllis@UniversityVisionCentre.com Include a phone number and email address where you can be contacted. We are willing to bring serious, qualified applicants in to El Paso for a visit to our office and to show you our city.
Internal Number: UVC10.04.2019-001
About University Vision Centre
We are a large, four doctor optometric practice in El Paso, Texas. Our beautiful 7000 square foot office is known for having the most advanced technology and friendliest staff in the area. We have eight fully equipped exam lanes, two fully equipped pretest rooms, VEP, OCT-A, OPTOS, Perimetry, Adapt DX, Topography, Specular Microscopy, and the Lumenis IPL. The practice is full-scope and accepts most major medical insurances and major vision plans. We also have a large professional optical stocked with over 1000 frames from well known and desirable brands. Our success is driven by providing top notch customer service, products, and examinations/treatments. El Paso is a city of close to 800,000 people. It was recently ranked as having the lowest cost of living of any city in the nation by USA Today. It has also been ranked in the top three safest large cities in the US for the last 10+ years. It is a wonderful community which boasts countless outdoor activities and the nation’s largest urban park at your backdoor. Live in the heart of downtown, up on the mountain, or on several acres outside of town—all are within an easy commute to the office. Here are some additional bene...fits of living in our city: Access to El Paso International Airport within minutes of downtown--Over 300 days of sunshine per year--Diverse culture and activities--Recipient of the prestigious All American City Award in 2010--Easy access to two national parks, nine state parks, and one national forest--World class mountain bike trails, rock climbing and bouldering just minutes away--Municipal Golf Course ranked in the top three in Texas and in the nation--Shorter commutes with much less traffic than other cities of our size or larger--Many shopping and dining options--Great public and private school options