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Optometrist job in Hickory, NC – $200K Potential

Full-Time OD Positions

Hickory, North Carolina

Telephone: 8285149419


Date Posted: May 1, 2024

$20K Sign On Bonus | $200K total income achievable. | 4 Day Work Week Option | Hickory, NC Ranked Top 60 Places to Live in the U.S. | Optometrist Job in Hickory, NC. | Join a private, doctor owned ophthalmology practice. | Large, Growing Group. | Patients love this practice and so will you! – NEW GRADS INVITED TO INQUIRE!

Hickory, North Carolina ranks among the best places to live in the state and the most affordable metros in America, according to a new report released by U.S. News & World Report. U.S. News analyzed the 150 most populous metropolitan statistical areas (MSAs) to find the best places to live. To make the top of the list, a place had to have good value, be a desirable place to live, have a strong job market, and provide a high quality of life. With a low cost of living, the Hickory MSA ranked No. 4 in “Most Affordable Places to Live” in the United States. This ranking is based on the median gross rent and annual housing costs for mortgage-paying homeowners of each metro area. In addition to ranking among the most affordable places to live, Hickory ranked No. 5 in Best Places to Live in North Carolina and No. 52 overall in Best Places to Live in the United States.
Highlights Include:
• Excellent Base salary and Generous Bonuses (A hardworking Optometrist can earn $200K here.)
• Sign On Bonus of $20K
• Loan Repayment Option
• Stipend Option
• Young ODs in training can work as a Super-tech until you pass the North Carolina boards
• 4- and 5-Day Work Week Options
• Medical and Primary Care Optometry Role
• Collegial, Collaborative Team
• Great Mentoring – 13 Ophthalmologists with 7 fellowship-trained sub-specialists
• Very Lucrative Optical Bonus Too!
• Fully trained support staff with 1 scribe and 2 techs available for you
• Outstanding staff
Generous benefits:
• Vacation Pay
• Holiday pay
• CME Days
• Medical insurance
• Dental insurance
• 401k + Profit Sharing
• Life insurance
• Disability insurance

Essentials Skills And Abilities – NOTE: NEW GRAD ODs ARE INVITED TO APPLY!
• Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills.
• In-depth knowledge and skills of optometry essential to the successful performance of the duties assigned to this position.
• Demonstrated ability to perform moderately complex optometric examinations including visual acuity, pupillary examination, confrontation visual fields, tonometry, evaluation of muscle balance, stereopsis, phorias, vergences, retinoscopy, slit lam examination, lensometry, indirect ophthalmoscopy, fundus photography and other relevant examination components.
• Demonstrated ability to perform subjective refractions for ophthalmology patients.
• Skilled at providing directions, instructions, information, and guidance to less experienced staff members.
• Ability to work in a highly collaborative manner with staff, physicians, and members of our healthcare community.
• Customer service oriented with excellent analytical skills.
Reach out to Drew Caldwell at OjO,