LensCrafters - Optician

Employer
Luxottica Group
Location
Gaithersburg, MD
Posted
Mar 20, 2017
Closes
Mar 21, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Retail
Hours
Full Time
Position:Full-Time At LensCrafters, we love eyes and we care about the people behind them.LensCrafters is the largest optical retailer in North America with 900+ stores and as part of an eyewear industry leader, Luxottica, our love of eyes and higher standard of quality have made LensCrafters a leader in vision care for over 30 years.With a career at LensCrafters, youa€™ll find yourself learning, growing, and interacting with some of the most passionate and talented people in the business. At the same time, youa€™ll be helping people look and see their best. GENERAL FUNCTIONThe Optician creates exceptional value in the lives of customers by delivering Signature Customer Experiences. Ensures customers are always delighted by performing the key steps of our selling model. Develops the optical skills of others and create an effective learning environment.MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIESConveys a commitment to providing unsurpassed Customer Service by performing the following Sales and Service Process steps:Execute our CEE Service Model through Connect, Explore and ExceedAbility to support problem solving and troubleshootingWill engage patients, customers and fellow associates with use of our technology to support experiencesDelivers the Diamond Service Principals and Service VisionCelebrates the LensCrafters Advantages and is a leader in the location that sets the tone for customer serviceAnticipates problems before they occur; explores underlying reasons for recurring customer problems; goes beyond symptoms to get at causes; strives to develop long-term solutions to problems.Assists the customer in selecting frames and lenses that are best suited for their lifestyle, Rx and price needs. Suggests improvements and recommends solutions to problems. Assists other retail associates with difficult or complex areas of customer product needs and prescriptions.Shows patience and courtesy with customers; tracks down answers to unfamiliar questions or products.Assists co-workers who have questions or problems; cooperates readily in group efforts.Acts as a leader in optical acumen that provides a voice for associates due to their expertise.Educates the customer on LensCraftera€™s guarantees and services including: eyewear care tips, complimentary adjustments, follow-up services, protection plans and warranties.Handles tasks, such as taking and recording measurements, adjusting or fitting eyewear carefully and correctly, is thorough and exact in details.Ensures finished eyewear meets optical standards and customer requirements/requests.Celebrates the LC Advantages at dispense.Strives to achieve a€œExceptional Resultsa€ on LensCraftersa€™ annual CEI/Functional Skills that align with brand priorities.Operates the Point of Sale terminal inputting customer and prescription information with accuracy and attention to detail.Accurately operates the Point of Sale, when required, collecting proper payment following company security procedures and retaining proper change for a variety of transactions, such as credit cards, discounts, insurance and coupons.Proficient in Order tracker to support customers getting orders RWP (ready when promised).Takes pride in the appearance of the store and ensures visual displays are in accordance with Company provided planograms.BASIC QUALIFICATIONSHigh School Diploma or equivalentABO CertificationOptical dispensing experienceKnowledge of current optical theory and merchandiseKnowledge of current store merchandise assortment and use of Inventory management systems.Strong communicator and listenerSales skills a€“ ability to use and carry a IPAD / tabletComfortable with use of technology to engage patients, customers and associates.PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONSState licensure (if applicable) and/or ABO Certification in non-licensed statesActively studying LensCrafters Quality, Fitting and Adjusting ProgramPrevious customer service and retail experienceUpon request and consistent with applicable laws, Luxottica will provide reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities who need assistance in the application and hiring process. To request a reasonable accommodation, please contact the Luxottica HR Solutions Group at 1-866-431-8484.We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, national origin, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, citizenship, veteran or military status, marital status, pregnancy (including unlawful discrimination on the basis of a legally protected pregnancy or maternity leave), genetic information or any other characteristics protected by law. Optician; Quality Assurance; Retail Associate ; Sales Associate Optician; Quality Assurance; Retail Associate ; Sales Associate .