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Optometrist - University Place, WA

Date:  Oct 14, 2021
Req ID:  44881
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 fantastic opportunity for an Optometrist now available at Cascade Eye & Skin Centers, P.C., located in University Place, Washington. 

Why you should apply 


Cascade Eye & Skin Centers, P.C, delivers superior eye care through advanced ophthalmologic, optometric, and dermatologic services. As a well-respected business, this practice is flourishing, and long-term opportunity is on the horizon for the right Optometrist. If you’re a skilled professional looking for a new opportunity to work with the latest technologies in a specially designed state-of-the-art facility with a team of talented professionals in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment—this is your chance!   

Ideally located along the saltwater banks of Puget Sound, University Place is a beautiful and relaxing place to live with many unique assets. Boasting stunning natural surroundings and a year-round moderate climate, there’s plenty of outdoor activities, including parks, gardens, and trails that make University Place a natural wonderland. Nearby Tacoma, just six miles, offers a vibrant urban culture and many unique attractions. Tacoma’s Art Museum, Museum of Glass, and the Pantages Theater are just a few places residents and visitors can explore. Its proximity to Seattle, Olympia, Mount Rainier National Park, and just 25 miles from the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport—University Place is an ideal place to practice and a prime location to live. 


About Cascade Eye & Skin Centers, P.C.

Cascade Eye & Skin Centers, P.C., has six thriving locations and provides a total eye care experience for families and residents in the South Sound community. Combining cutting-edge technologies and a caring team of professionals, the practices offer full-scope optometry, diagnostic and surgical eye care, dermatology care, and an extensive optical department. In addition to routine eye and medical care, the team of experts specializes in corneal and retinal services, both glaucoma and cataracts care and surgery, laser vision correction, oculoplastic procedures. To maintain a competitive edge in the eye care industry, Cascade Eye & Skin Centers, P.C. is looking for an Optometrist to join the dynamic team of professionals.

Cascade Eye & Skin Centers, P.C., has six clinics throughout the Tacoma area located in University Place, Puyallup, Sunrise, Auburn, Gig Harbor, and Bonney Lake. All locations utilize the industry’s most advanced vision care technology to diagnose and treat a wide array of eye diseases. Using cloud-based software, the office operates in a paperless environment that enables electronic medical records and charting from anywhere. Patients enjoy a family-friendly experience as they shop a large variety of fashionable eyewear—plus, the Opticians provide personalized support to help patients select the proper frames tailored to medical needs and fashion preferences.   

About the Optometrist Position 

Cascade Eye & Skin Centers, P.C., is seeking a highly-skilled Optometrist to provide comprehensive eye care and deliver outstanding customer service through all patient interactions. You’ll work 32 to 40 hours a week and provide a variety of optometric services: conduct eye exams using optometric equipment and general diagnostic interpretations; diagnose and treat ocular diseases; perform contact lens fittings; prescribe, fit, and adjust eyeglasses; and recommend patient follow-ups and treatment plans. Support from a dedicated team of optical technicians will allow you to focus on providing the highest level of personalized care to help patients achieve optimal vision. 

This is an excellent opportunity to work with other experts in a supportive environment and impact the long-term growth of Cascade Eye & Skin Centers, P.C. For the right Optometrist, the option to buy shares in future real estate ventures 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. If you’re an ambitious professional inspired by a career focused on helping others, we invite you to apply to this one-of-a-kind opportunity!

Minimum qualifications include: 

•    Optometry license in the state of Washington
•    At least two year’s experience practicing optometry
•    Valid CPR certificate

Preferred qualifications include:

•    Prior experience in an ophthalmology practice setting
•    Specialty contact lens fittings

As an employee of the practice, you’ll enjoy an extensive range of benefits, including:

•    Competitive base pay and production bonus
•    Generous personal time off and paid holidays
•    Medical, dental, disability, and supplemental insurance coverage with controlled employee contributions
•    Liability coverage
•    401k plan, which includes cash balance, match, and profit-sharing
•    Relocation stipend
•    Continuing medical education allowance

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: Tacoma

Job Segment: Optometry, Medical, Ophthalmic, Patient Care, Dermatology, Healthcare

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