OpticianEyes on the Square

Job Summary

Eyes on the Square is a beautiful, modern, upscale, private optometry practice and optical shop on the Downtown Bentonville Square.

We are seeking a full time optician to join our growing team!

Experience is desired but not required. Likewise, an ABO certification and an active AR Opticians License is desired but not required. Pay ranges from $19-32/hr and will be based primarily on experience. Tremendous opportunity for growth for motivated individuals.

Hours (not flexible): Monday thru Thursday 8-5, Friday 8-1, we are closed Saturday and Sunday

**To stand out in a sea of applicants: we appreciate a professional resume (not one auto-generated by a job site) and a custom cover letter explaining why you think you would be a good fit for our office/this role and what interested you in the role we are hiring for. (Tip: AI generated cover letters are often obvious for us to detect and do not come across as personal.)**

We look forward to meeting you soon!


This role will be dynamic and will include (but is not limited to):

  • Helping customers choose the best frames and lenses based on their prescription needs, face shape, style, and lifestyle.
  • Taking measurements, adjusting, repairing, and fitting eyewear, and carrying out these tasks with accuracy. (Assisted by the latest technologies, such as Optikam)
  • Verifying that finished eyewear meets our standards, as well as customer requests.
  • Educating customers on prescription terminology, lens options, our brands, and product offerings. We have many standardized office verbiages that make this clear, consistent, and concise.
  • Placing, filling, and dispensing orders for glasses and contact lenses, while accurately recording all information into electronic health records software (RevolutionEHR).
  • Problem solving, bouncing from one guest to another, and providing consistently excellent customer service to all of our customers/patients.
  • Appling/calculating insurance benefits/discounts.
  • Submitting insurance claims for all eligible optical orders.
  • Maintaining clean and organized work spaces as well as cleaning the office (a team effort)
  • In-office finishing/edging of lenses (on the job training will be provided, as with all above responsibilities)

The candidate we're seeking is both professional and bubbly! This person needs to be a natural communicator, fashion forward, and able to think on their feet to problem solve. This role requires someone who is organized, detail oriented, and enthusiastic about excellence and learning new things, as extensive on the job training will be provided. No eye care experience is required.

  • Patient Communication
  • Attention to Detail
Nice to Have
  • Sales2 - 10 years
About Us

Our office is 2 years young and will be growing, evolving, expanding, and adding to our offerings as we learn and develop. Our small team is composed of knowledgeable, kind, and highly skilled people who serve our patients and each other with joy. Our team works as a well-oiled machine, so it's important that our new team member adds to the fun and fits into our happy, healthy office dynamic. Our existing team will welcome you with open arms, support you as you learn, affirm your strengths, assist/train you in your weaknesses, and bring you in on all the fun that comes with working on the Downtown Bentonville Square!

Some things that set our office apart and make Eyes on the Square a great place to work:

  • We seek out independent, unique, and high quality eyewear. Our optical offers a selection of over 350 eyeglass frames and sunglasses from around the world, with styles to complement everyone. Some of our featured frame lines include: LINDBERG, Gotti, TAVAT, Dita, State, Etnia of Barcelona, Alba Optics, and more.
  • We are located on the historic Downtown Bentonville Square.
  • We utilize advanced technology to make our patient’s experiences more enjoyable, our team’s job easier and more efficient, and our products more custom tailored to each patient.
  • Everything in the office is new, clean, and aesthetically pleasing
  • Most importantly, our number one priority, motivator, and director is our aim to glorify God in all we do as a company.

It's an exciting time to join in on our growing business and all that lies ahead for Eyes on the Square. Endless growth, fun, and opportunities are down the pipeline with the right person!

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