Position: Dispensing Optician

Location: Carmarthen, Wales

Salary: £28,000 – £32,000 depending on experience plus up to £4,000 Golden Hello 

Hours: Full or part-time working patterns available. No late nights and alternate weekends off

Requirements: Must be a Dispensing Optician registered with the GOC


Specsavers Carmarthen have an exciting opportunity for a Dispensing Optician, who would become a valued member of their accomplished team. The practice is located in a prime ground floor retail unit, is fully air-conditioned and offers quality facilities for an enhanced visitor experience. The client base is especially good-natured, engaging and perfectly receptive to technical dispensing guidance.


What’s on Offer?

  • £28,000 – £32,000 depending on experience 
  • Up to £4,000 Golden Hello (terms apply)
  • Happy to discuss full or part-time working patterns
  • No late night working
  • Alternate weekends off
  • 33 days holiday (pro rata for part-time)
  • 1 day annual special occasion day 
  • Pension contribution
  • Professional fees paid
  • Access to the latest clinical technology such as OCT


We’re fully equipped with 6 test rooms, the latest clinical technology (including OCT), and a team of 20 – which includes fully trained optical assistants, so everything is in place to let you focus on what you do best. 




Carmarthen is a historic county town located centrally to the idyllic coastline of Carmarthen Bay in the west, and the majestic mountains of Brecon Beacons National Park in the east. Carmarthenshire is often referred to as ‘The Garden of Wales’ and is famed for its ancient castles. Located just an hour’s drive along the M4 from Cardiff. We have great public transport links and there is all day parking for £1.50 within a 5 minute walk from the store.


Our store is an accredited Platinum Employer – this means you can expect an exceptional employee experience every single day you work here. The Platinum Employer Scheme is part of the Specsavers drive to become a famous place to work. Stores with this accreditation have been verified on five key employer standards: Recruitment, Performance Management and Reward, Talent Management, Learning and Development and Employee Engagement.


Get in touch


For more information or to apply for this role, please contact Emma Johnston  – emma.johnston@specsavers.com or call / WhatsApp 07957 112820



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