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Eye Care & Vision Associates

Phone: 716-631-EYES(3937)

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Career Opportunities

ECVA seeks qualified candidates to fill available positions.

We offer a competitive salary and compensation package that includes health insurance, paid time off, 401(k) and life insurance, as well as many other benefits.

Interested candidates can submit resume with cover letter to ECVA:

By mail:
Eye Care & Vision Associates
Attn: Bradley Hall, Chief Executive Officer
811 Maple Road
Buffalo, NY 14221

By email: bhall@ECVAeyecare.com
By fax: 716.204.1050

ECVA is an equal opportunity employer.


Open Positions

Full and part time positions are available. Energetic, caring, and reliable are the qualities we are looking for in our Team Members.

The following positions are open on ECVA's Team.


Optician

ECVA has an immediate opportunity for a full time Optician. This is a great opportunity to work with our experienced, board-certified ophthalmologists, surgeons and optometrists to deliver the highest quality eye care resulting in the best quality outcomes. Our focus is on care.

Job Requirements and Responsibilities:

  • Current NYS license by the State Board of Opticians is required.
  • Contact Lens Practitioner preferred.
  • Responsible for conducting optical sales and dispensing of eyeglasses and contact lenses.
  • Assist patients with optical purchases, including frame selection, lens choices, adjustments and repairs.
  • Ability to accurately evaluate and/or fit contact lenses is preferred.
  • Train the patient in the care, insertion, and removal of lenses.
  • Notify patients when eyeglasses and contact lenses are ready.
  • Ordering - Lens, frames, contact lens.
  • Checking jobs, including bench alignment.
  • Must be able to work closely with patients, including some physical contact to assist them in optical purchases, adjustments and repairs, and to evaluate and/or fit contact lenses.
  • Demonstrated computer literacy is required. Experience with electronic medical records helpful.
  • Knowledge of insurance plans.
  • Provide technical expertise that instills patient confidence.
  • Position requires excellent customer service and communication skills.
  • Occasional travel to satellite offices.
  • Focus is on patient care and education; not hard selling

Benefits:

We offer a pleasant work environment and a competitive compensation package which includes:

  • Paid Holidays
  • Generous Paid Time Off after 90 days
  • Health Care effective first of the month following date of hire
  • Retirement Plan with employer matching contribution
  • Professional development assistance
  • Life Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts and Health Savings Accounts
  • Disability, Dental, Vision, Accident, and Critical Illness Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • And more!

For more information please contact:

By mail:
Eye Care & Vision Associates
Attn: Bradley Hall, Chief Executive Officer
811 Maple Road
Buffalo, NY 14221

By email: bhall@ECVAeyecare.com
By fax:716.204.1050


Ophthalmic Assistant/Tech

The Ophthalmic Assistant/Tech interacts with patients using compassion, respect and professionalism. Monitors patient flow, prepares the patient for the exam, and assists the physician in patient examinations to allow for proper, professional diagnosis of patients' conditions.

Duties:

  • Obtain patient medical history, chief complaint, and history of allergies and medications
  • Perform accurate and consistent documentation and measurement tasks to include:
    • Visual Acuity
    • Lensometry
    • Confrontational Visual Fields
    • Stereo testing
    • Evaluation of Motility
    • Pupillary Function Tests
    • Color Plates
    • Tonometry
  • Performs ordered diagnostic testing which may include:
    • IOL Master
    • Visual Fields
    • OCT
    • Fundus Photography

Essential Skills and Abilities:

  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills
  • Team-oriented
  • Well-organized with strong attention to detail
  • Demonstrated computer literacy. Prior experience using Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
  • Personable and empathetic with patient's needs and concerns
  • Dependable
  • Trustworthy
  • Willingness to occasionally travel between ECVA locations

Education and Experience:

  • One-year experience working with patients in a medical office required; ophthalmology and/or optometry preferred
  • Certified Ophthalmic Assistant, Certified Ophthalmic Scribe, or Certified Optometric Assistant, preferred
  • Certified Medical Assistant or related Associates degree helpful
  • High school diploma or equivalent required

Benefits:

  • Generous Paid Time Off after 90 days
  • Paid Holidays
  • Health Care effective on the 1st of the month following date of hire
  • Retirement Plan with employer contribution
  • Professional development assistance
  • Life Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts and Health Savings Accounts
  • Disability, Dental, Vision, Accident, and Critical Illness Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • And more!

Interested candidates can submit resume with cover letter to ECVA:

By mail:
Eye Care & Vision Associates
Attn: Bradley Hall, Chief Executive Officer
811 Maple Road
Buffalo, NY 14221

By email: bhall@ECVAeyecare.com
By fax:716.204.1050

Careers at ECVA

Four Western New York Offices

Elmwood Village

Map and directions to the Elmwood Village office of Eye Care & Vision Associates, Buffalo, NY

932 Elmwood Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14222
P: 716.884.0880
F: 716.884.0811

Southtowns

Map and directions to the Orchard Park office of Eye Care & Vision Associates, Buffalo, NY

3712 Southwestern Blvd.
Orchard Park, NY 14127
P: 716.648.5329
F: 716.648.3185

Niagara Falls

Map and directions to the Niagara Falls office of Eye Care & Vision Associates, Buffalo, NY

6917 Plaza Drive
Niagara Falls, NY 14304
P: 716.731.6434
F: 716.731.6439

Williamsville

Map and directions to the Williamsville office of Eye Care & Vision Associates, Buffalo, NY

811 Maple Road
Buffalo, NY 14221
P: 716.631.8888
F: 716.204.1050