Optometrist Pre-Grad Intern

Optometrist Pre-Grad Intern

  • Location -
  • Career Area Optical
  • Job Function Optical
  • Employment Type -
  • Position Type -
  • Requisition 1037574BR

What you'll do at

* Receives and stocks merchandise/supplies from distribution centers and suppliers and organizes and maintains the Optical Area by following Company procedures, utilizing equipment appropriately, merchandising, and completing and retaining required paperwork, logs, and other documentation.

* Sells Optical products and supports Optical Care services by assisting Customers with purchasing decisions; obtaining measurements; verifying, adjusting, and repairing frames and lenses; completing eyewear/contact lens orders; identifying and verifying prescription information; completing and maintaining paperwork, forms, and other required documentation; collecting payments for doctor services; and performing and recording results of optometric pre-tests.

* Provides Customer service by acknowledging the Customer; identifying Customer needs; assisting with purchase decisions; locating merchandise; resolving Customer issues and concerns; promoting products and service; supporting the Optometrist as they counsel, consult, and educate Customers; assisting with eyewear selection; and maintaining confidential information.

* Provides optical clinical care by examining Customers to assist in managing treatment of visual problems and ocular disease; and communicating with key stakeholders (for example, Optometrist, Clinic Staff) to increase understanding of optometric standards under the guidance of Associate Doctor of Optometry.

* Maintains the Optical area in accordance with Company policies and procedures by collaborating with the Vision Center Manager on best practices for Vision Center; handling claims, returns, and damages; ensuring optical operations are aligned with Company and regulatory standards (for example, HIPAA); examining financial reporting under the guidance of the Vision Center Manager; and ensuring a safe work environment.

* Maintains merchandise presentation in the Optical area by stocking and rotating merchandise, removing damaged zoning the area, arranging and organizing merchandise/supplies, identifying shrink and or out-of-date goods, setting up, cleaning, and organizing product displays, signing and pricing merchandise appropriately, and securing fragile and high-shrink merchandise.

* Complies with company policies, procedures, and standards of ethics and integrity by implementing related action plans; using the Open Door Policy;
and applying these in executing business processes and practices.

* Completes work assignments and priorities by using policies, data, and resources; collaborating with managers, co-workers, customers, and other business partners; identifying priorities, deadlines, and expectations; carrying out tasks; communicating progress and information; determining and recommending ways to address improvement opportunities; and adapting to and learning from change, difficulties, and feedback.

Minimum Qualifications

* Enrolled in an accredited Optometry School

About Walmart

At Walmart, we help people save money so they can live better. This mission serves as the foundation for every decision we make, from responsible sourcing to sustainability—and everything in between. As a Walmart associate, you will play an integral role in shaping the future of retail, tech, merchandising, finance and hundreds of other industries—all while affecting the lives of millions of customers all over the world. Here, your work makes an impact every day. What are you waiting for?

All the benefits you need for you and your family

  • Multiple health plan options
  • Vision & dental plans for you & dependents
  • Associate discounts in-store and online
  • Financial benefits including 401(k), stock purchase plans and more
  • Education assistance for Associate and dependents

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