Ophthalmic Technician - Ophthalmology
Madison, WI 
Posted 17 days ago
Job Description

Work Schedule: 100% FTE, 40 hours per week. Scheduled shifts are Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM. Hours may vary based on the operational needs of the department.

Pay: UW Health offers a competitive compensation and benefits package. Work experience that is relevant to the position will be taken into consideration when determining the starting base pay. This position is eligible for up to a $2,000 sign-on bonus.

Be part of something remarkable.

Join our REMARKABLE Eye Care Team that is nationally recognized for excellence!

We are seeking an Ophthalmic Technician (COT) to:

  • Become a member of an outstanding team of Ophthalmic Technicians and Assistants.
  • Work alongside outstanding Physicians, Fellows, Residents and Medical Students.
  • Prepare patients for examinations, perform visual field and other ancillary testing, and provide patient education.
  • Assist management with monitoring patient flow and enhancing provider templates.
  • Provide a safe and comforting atmosphere for eye care patients of all ages.


Minimum -High School Degree or equivalent

Preferred - Completed an accredited Ophthalmic/Optometric program

Work Experience:

Minimum -Previous experience in ophthalmic setting

Licenses and Certifications:

Minimum -

  • COT certification
  • CPR certification or ability to obtain within 90 days of hire

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

UW Health is committed to being a diverse, equitable, inclusive and anti-racist workplace and is an Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Our integrity shines through in patient care interactions and our daily work practices as we work to embrace the knowledge, unique perspectives and qualities each employee and faculty member brings to work each day. Applications from Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) individuals, LGBTQ+ and non-binary identities, women, persons with disabilities, military service members and veterans are strongly encouraged. EOE, including disability/veterans.

UW Health Clinics - our physicians and staff are dedicated to providing an exceptional patient and family experience by delivering the highest quality of care in a compassionate environment. With more than 80 primary and specialty care clinics located throughout Dane County and the surrounding areas, we are proud to have the opportunity to impact the communities we serve.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
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