What you'll do

Are you an Optical Assistant/Optical Dispenser who is looking at taking that next step in your career?


If you want to be a part of a high performing team who go above and beyond with each and every customer interaction to provide a memorable experience then look no further.


Specsavers are seeking experienced and motivated Optical Assistants & Dispensers who are interested in developing and progressing their career, with multiple permanent full-time, part-time and casual opportunities available across Australian Capital Territory.  


About Specsavers:

Specsavers has been going from strength to strength, ever since the business started back in 1984. We strive for the highest clinical standards – and believe that the customer should be at the heart of everything we do. We also recognise that our people are critical to our past and future success – so we do everything we can to make sure they get the experience and career they’re looking for: from outstanding training and a personal development plan, to excellent benefits and unstinting support. The business has nearly 1,500 stores across 12 countries – and is still growing. We want you to be part of this outstanding success story.

About the role:
You will be involved in all aspects of our customer's optometric journey from using high-tech pre-testing equipment to dispensing and frame styling. You'll work to healthcare guidelines (as well as our own high standards), give good clear advice because of your love for fashion and styling, and provide a great experience at every opportunity which exceed our customers’ expectations. In addition, you will be responsible for overseeing the front of house retail team and providing support to the Store Manager.

To secure this role you will need previous experience as either an optical assistant or dispenser. You will have fantastic organisation and communication skills and the ability to motivate and inspire the team to ensure KPIs and targets are achieved.

Skills and experience:
The successful candidate will have a rewarding career with Specsavers and will possess the following skills and experience:

  • Optical dispensing qualification experience will be highly desired
  • Previous experience in the optical industry
  • A self-starter with a sense of humour who enjoys variety and a busy environment
  • Excellent verbal and written skills with strong attention to detail
  • The ability to build genuine and supportive relationships with colleagues and customers
  • Flexible availability as the successful candidate will be working a rotating roster

Benefits and perks:

  • Birthday Leave
  • Volunteer Leave
  • Friends & Family Discount
  • 2 Pairs of Free Glasses per year
  • Access to Specsavers Perks staff discount program
  • An in-depth on boarding and training program, that will continue throughout your career
  • Career development and advancement opportunities i.e. cert IV in dispensing and pathway a program developed to give you the tools to own your own store


 If this sounds like you, click apply now or call Paysh Wijesinghe on M +61 (0) 497 672 261 or email paysh.wijesinghe@specsavers.com for a confidential discussion on your career.


*Please note due to the high volume of applications only successful candidates will be contacted. We thank you in advanced for your interest in Specsavers

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