Optical Assistant

Build your career with a leading optical retailer

Want to join an award winning company that looks after its people and offers ongoing career development opportunities to help you reach your full potential? Specsavers is the fastest growing optical retail group in the world offering fashionable and affordable eyecare to our customers. At Specsavers we value our people and not only offer competitive reward and benefits but also on-going development and training. We support creative minds and recognise hard work. 

We believe that our employees are as important to our overall success as our customers are. Our focus is simple- to provide a positive store environment and deliver to each customer the best eyecare experience possible. 

We are seeking an Optical Assistant in a permanent, full time role to join our dynamic team. Our Optical Assistants play a vital role in our store and will be responsible for the following duties:

  • Provide high level customer service on the retail floor and assist with selecting frames and provide in depth product information
  • Managing our busy diary of customer appointments
  • Adjusting and fitting customers frames and ensuring our product exceeds their expectations.
  • Ensure merchandising standards are met including general cleanliness of the store
  • Perform pre-screening health checks using modern equipment 

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

  • Previous experience in a customer service/retail role or similar
  • 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

If this sounds like you, why wait? Submit your application today!


Interested? Please email dir.rangiora.nz@specsavers.com and attach your CV and cover letter outlining your skills and experience. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. 


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