Careers – Metro Eye

Full-time Optician

Metro Eye, a privately-owned optometric practice and eyewear boutique in Milwaukee’s Historic Third Ward, is seeking an experienced Optician to join our team. We have provided Metro Milwaukee with state-of-the-art eye care and designer eyewear for the past 20 years.

Metro Eye’s state-of-the-art medical eye care facility is home to Milwaukee’s most dynamic designer eyewear boutique, offering the latest frame and lens technologies in the Historic Third Ward neighborhood. We are an office where a third of the staff averages 9+ years at Metro Eye, a third averages 3+ years and the rest is part of a growing office with the latest eye health technology and forward-thinking leadership! We are a small business with many of the benefits of a much larger company. Metro Eye is a group of hard working, friendly, knowledgeable individuals who enjoy providing exceptional care and customer service to our growing community.

Our approach to the eyewear buying experience is different than most. Our sales opticians are highly trained to fit and style customers all while educating them on ways to meet their visual needs and wants. The ideal candidate for this position will meet the following criteria:

  • Must have at least 1 year experience in the optical industry
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills
  • Well organized and thoroughgoing
  • Strong ability to multitask and prioritize
  • Exemplary computer skills
  • Detail oriented
  • Superior product knowledge and desire to continue learning
  • Able to maintain a polished appearance
  • Energetic, team player and motivated

We offer competitive compensation with excellent benefits including health insurance, dental insurance, simple IRA, life insurance, short term disability, long term disability, parking stipend and an Employee Assistance Program.

Our mission is to help Milwaukee Look Better and See Better all while providing the highest customer service. This is a full-time position working alongside a great team of opticians, doctors and technicians and front desk staff.