Job Description

Extended Job Title
Optometrist

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Unv Hlth Sci Ctr El Paso

Position Description
This position provides technical support to the Ophthalmology staff and residents. Examines eyes to determine nature and degree of vision problem or eye disease and prescribes corrective lenses or procedures.

Requisition ID
17704BR

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions
Provide patient care in the field of optometry. Teaching residents and working in collaboration with other healthcare professionals. Examine eyes, prescribe, supply, and fit eye glasses, contact lenses and other vision aids.

Grant Funded?
No

Minimum Hire Rate
salary commensurate with related education, experience and/or skills

Pay Basis
Monthly

Work Location
El Paso

Preferred Qualifications
Job Requirements: O.D. Degree or Foreign Equivalent. Have passed the TX optometry state law exam. Must be eligible to obtain a license from the TX Optometry Board.

Campus
HSC - El Paso

Department
Ophthalmology Elp

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group
Professionals

Shift
Day

EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
Education: Graduated from a recognized School of Optometry (O.D.) License/Certification: Licensed as an Optometrist in the State of Texas or have the ability to transfer your license to Texas. Experience: No previous experience.

Does this position work in a research laboratory?
No

Navy Enlisted Classification Code
210X

Army Military Occupational Speciality Code
67F

Air Force Speciality Code
42EX

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