Ophthalmic Technician

Newark, NJ

Job ID: 20NSH97709

Regular Full-time

Nov 11 (21d ago)


Salary Range:

TT1950: Probationary Rate: $22.70 - Job Rate $23.20 - 2 Year Rate $23.89

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

Credentials required:  1 – 2 years of experience as an Ophthalmic Assistant or as an Ophthalmic Technician. 1) JCAHPO (Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology) Certification at the Ophthalmic Assistant required at hire. Ophthalmic Technician certification to follow within one (1) year of hire as an Ophthalmic Technician. 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 Technician is to provide advanced 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.

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