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Optometrist - Fairmont, WV

Date:  Jun 10, 2021
Req ID:  43787
Remote Position: 
Country:  US
Line of Business: 

Remote Position: No


VSP Global is committed to providing professional opportunities for Optometrists. That’s why we’re connecting you to Premier Program providers recruiting for openings at their private practices. 

There is a full-time Optometrist opportunity available at Fairmont Eye Care, Inc., located in Fairmont, West Virginia. 

Why you should apply

Fairmont Eye Care, Inc. strives to exceed patients’ highest expectations through top-notch eye care. As a long-standing business in the community, the practice continues to flourish, and a long-term opportunity is on the horizon for the right Optometrist. If you’re an ambitious professional inspired by a career focused on helping others, interested in collaborating with a dedicated team of talented professionals to create new business opportunities—this may be the role you’re looking for! 

Located in North-Central West Virginia and just 20 minutes south of Morgantown, Fairmont is a charming town that provides a unique and relaxing way of life. Offering stunning natural surroundings, residents and visitors alike can easily explore the outdoors at Valley Falls State Park or pedal into the countryside along the tracks of the town’s rail trails. Plenty of family recreational opportunities can be found at Palatine Park, Coal Country Mini Golf, or Valley Worlds of Fun. Fairmont’s one-of-a-kind food scene offers a mix of decades-old family restaurants, old-time diners, and more—plus, there’s plenty of entertainment to experience at Fairmont State University, Sagebrush Round-Up, and the local music festivals. Everything this quaint town offers and its proximity to some of the east coast’s most visited destinations make it a wonderful place to work and call home.

About Fairmont Eye Care, Inc.

Established in 1950, Fairmont Eye Care, Inc. provides full-service optometric care to residents and families in Marion County and surrounding communities. The practice is dedicated to preserving vision and eye health and specializes in various medical eye services, including managing chronic conditions such as dry eye treated with intense pulse light, glaucoma, macular degeneration, and diabetic eye disease. The practice also offers contact lens fittings, low vision services, and post-surgical care. To help drive practice growth and expand the patient base, Fairmont Eye Care, Inc. is looking for an Optometrist to join the team of 13 employees.

The practice ensures optimal eye health through the industry’s most advanced technology and utilizes optical coherence tomography, Optos, and visual field technology. In addition, cloud-based technology is utilized to manage electronic health records, establish a baseline of patients’ ocular health, and monitors changes. Patients will enjoy a family-friendling shopping experience as they browse a wide selection of fashionable eyewear and designer frames—plus, the Opticians work closely with the patients to select proper frames for cosmetic, lifestyle, and vision needs. 

About the Optometrist Opening

Fairmont Eye Care, Inc. is seeking a full-time Optometrist who genuinely cares about the patient experience and consistently provides personalized care to ensure excellent eye health. You’ll practice full-scope optometry 40 hours per week—approximately 250 patients are cared for weekly. The practice is looking for a team player committed to growing the business and expanding the patient population while providing top quality-care and additional specialty offerings. You’ll also train and inspire employees to perform to their potential and contribute to a solid practice foundation built on respect, professionalism, trust, and appreciation. For the right Optometrist, a future partnership opportunity may be available. 

To be successful in this role, you must demonstrate leadership, communication, interpersonal skills, and compassion for patient health and safety. The ideal candidate will want to develop skills through mentorship with experienced doctors and integrate new techniques and innovations that improve patient care and services.

Minimum qualifications include:

•    Optometry license in the state of West Virginia


Preferred skills include: 

•    Full-scope optometry


Fairmont Eye Care is offering the following benefits:

•    Competitive base pay
•    Fully-covered medical insurance
•    Two weeks paid vacation
•    Paid malpractice insurance
•    Partnership opportunity
•    Continuing education stipend


Special Notice

This is not a career opportunity with VSP Global or its companies. VSP Global is helping Premier Program providers recruit qualified applicants for their private practices. The hiring decision and acceptance of this position is solely between the hiring practice and the applicant.

The above information in this description was provided by the hiring practice. It has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by an employee in this role. It is not designed to contain, or be interpreted as, a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees hired in this role. 

Nearest Major Market: Morgantown

Job Segment: Optometry, Medical, Patient Care, Diabetes, EMR, Healthcare

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