Ophthalmic Assistant

Newark, NJ

Job ID: 20NSH97710

Regular Full-time

Nov 11 (21d ago)


Salary Range:

TT1750: Probationary Rate: $20.32 - Job Rate $20.82 - 2 Year Rate $21.44

Multiple positions available


Qualifications:  High School Diploma or equivalent (GED) required.

Credentials Required:  1) JCAHPO (Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology) Certification at the Ophthalmic Assistant level.  If candidate does not have the certification must obtain within one (1) year of hire as Ophthalmic Assistant.  Current certification in a related field considered for substitution.  This substitution is made on a case by case basis.  Examples of acceptable certificates are optometry, surgical technology, or foreign medical graduate with experience in Ophthalmology. 2) Current CPR Certification.

Responsibilities:  The primary purpose of Ophthalmic Assistant is to provide basic level technical support to the Ophthalmology Clinics, Faculty and Residents, and to perform various services, as directed, to facilitate patient care and efficient clinic operation.


University Hospital offers a competitive salary & comprehensive benefits package. Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. For more information, visit  www.uhnj.org/hrweb.


To apply for this position email us updated resume in MS Word/PDF format to atssupport@uhnj.org and in the “Subject” textbox copy/paste the Job Title and Position #. All current UH employees must provide A# in the Subject textbox as well.

Due to a high volume of resumes received, we regret we are unable to contact each applicant individually regarding the status of their application.