Welcome to our online listing service for optometric employment and business opportunities, externship placements, and equipment sales.

Association members and optometric students may post ads free of charge. To submit an ad, email mao@mb-opto.ca. Be sure to include a title, the full text of your ad and contact information for replies to your ad.

Non-members and the general public may post ads for a cost of $105.00 ($100 +GST) per ad, which includes a one-time posting in our member newsletter, the MAO Minute, and a 3-month posting on Optomart. To submit an ad, contact us at mao@mb-opto.ca with the title, full text of your ad and contact information for replies to your ad. The payment of $105.00 can be made by online banking or by cheque to Manitoba Association of Optometrists, 217 - 530 Century Street, Winnipeg, MB, R3H 0Y4. Contact our office for details on how to make an online banking payment (please note we cannot accept credit cards or Interac e-transfers).

Practice Opportunities

Full-Time Optometrist - Winkler

Added September 9, 2021

FYidoctors has an opportunity for a licensed optometrist to practise up to 5 days/week in Winkler. The clinic has been in the community of Winkler for 65 years. This strong history has helped establish a large and loyal patient base which is made up of people in the community and surrounding rural areas. Currently the clinic is equipped with one exam lane and has four staff members who are passionate, knowledgeable, and cross-trained to be able to support any function of the business. Our clinic focuses on providing comprehensive eye care exams as well as post-op eye care, ophthalmologist referrals, and contact lens fittings, to name a few. This opportunity allows significant flexibility for the OD to select the number of hours/days you want to work and to determine clinic hours. The new OD will also have the opportunity to choose the type of equipment required for the location. For information about this opportunity at FYidoctors, please contact Michel Breton at michel.breton@fyidoctors.com.

Associate Optometrist Position in Winnipeg

Added August 27, 2021

Village Optical is a busy multi-doctor practice located in the heart of St. Vital, Winnipeg. We are seeking a friendly associate with a passion for excellent patient care. We are able to offer 3-4 days per week plus Saturdays in a fully-equipped clinic with an amazing team. We have everything you need to practise full scope optometry. We have an OCT, VF, and two pre-test lanes with fundus imaging, FDT, iCare and AR. For those with interest in specialty contacts or dry eye, we also have a corneal topographer with dry eye diagnostic capabilities. We are seeking an OD that is willing to become a long-term member of our team that will carry on the tradition of providing great patient care. Please contact tanyadillon@hotmail.com for more information.

Optometrist Position with Ophthalmologists in St. James Area

Added August 18, 2021

Looking for an optometrist to see a mix of postoperative surgical patients for Dr. Lee-Wing and Dr. Chin. Optometrist will have an opportunity to build their practice. All submissions will be handled in strict confidence. Please forward your inquiry to matthew.lee-wing@umanitoba.ca.

Excellent Full-Time, Part-Time or Locum Opportunity in NL

Added August 3, 2021

$200,000 plus per annum for FT position. Interested in making some extra income? Want a change of scenery? We have an opportunity for you! Flights arranged and paid by optical. Fully furnished house to use during your stay. Vehicle to use while in the area. 100% of all fees to the optometrist. Fully equipped exam lane (equipment list available on request).

Full service optical in Marystown, NL seeking an optometrist, FT, PT or to do locums on a monthly, biweekly or one-time only basis. Very busy practice with the ability to see as few or as many as you wish. Owner is very flexible and accommodating as well as excellent to work with (references from optometrists available upon request). Have a question? Don't hesitate to ask. Available any time to answer your call or email. Contact Derek at clearfocusoptical@outlook.com, 709-279-1950 or 709-277-2599.

Associate Optometrist Position

Added July 27, 2021

Book Optical/Book Vision Care is a well-established, growing practice with two locations - one in downtown Winnipeg and the other Whyte Ridge. We are looking for a personable and reliable optometrist to work 4 days a week (2 days at each office) starting in the fall. Our downtown office shares space with two ophthalmologists, an opportunity unique to practices in Manitoba. Please email Dr. Mark Gillman at mark.gillman@gmail.com or call 204-295-9365.

Opportunity for a Clinical Lecturer at WOVS

Added July 26, 2021

The University of Waterloo School of Optometry & Vision Science, in the Faculty of Science, is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time position in the faculty category of clinical lecturer, in the area of Primary Care. Additional experience in specialty contact lens is desirable but not required. The position is a 3-year definite term with an option of future continuing appointment. The University Optometry Clinics include primary care and specialty clinics that encompass the full spectrum of the contemporary practice of optometry. The successful candidate will be passionate about teaching, clinical education, patient care, and the profession of optometry. The successful candidate will have completed a residency or have 3 or more years of clinical experience. Click here to read more and for details on how to apply.

Associate Optometrist Position

Added June 22, 2021

See Eye Clinic is a progressive, growing practice in the north part of Winnipeg. We are looking for an optometrist for 3 days per week with the possibility of full time in the near future. The practice has multiple exam lanes and equipment including NCT, AR, Zeiss OCT, Optomap retinal imaging, AdaptDx, Topcon Myah, corneal topographer, Humphrey visual field analyzer and pachymeter. The successful applicant must be friendly and reliable. Visit our website www.seeeyeclinic.com to get to know us a little better. If interested, contact Dr. Shannon Smith-Bodiroga at seeeyeclinic@gmail.com or via phone 204-951-1237.

Come Work and Play in Beautiful Northwestern Ontario! (New Grads Welcome!)

Added June 17, 2021

Seeking a full-time associate optometrist to join our busy 2-doctor, 2-office private practice in Dryden and Sioux Lookout, in beautiful Northwestern Ontario. Dryden is a short 3.5 hour drive from Winnipeg. We offer full-scope optometric care with a large dispensary in our newly renovated office. Our well-established family practice assesses newborns to centenarians, involving significant advanced ocular disease management. Enjoy a low cost of living with the outdoors right at your doorstep. If interested or would like more information, please email suzanne.lockyer@gmail.com or blockyer@shaw.ca. New grads welcome to apply!

Optometrist Position Available Immediately

Added June 2, 2021

Anderson Family Vision Care is looking for a full-time or part-time optometrist. Our practice has two locations in Winnipeg, one in Steinbach, one in Selkirk, and one in Pine Falls. For full-time work, your schedule will be split between all of our offices (except for Pine Falls). For part-time, you would primarily work at both of our Winnipeg offices two to three days per week. Preference will be given to optometrists with experience or interest in binocular vision and/or vision therapy and vision rehabilitation. We offer very competitive compensation. Please send your resume to info@andersonvisioncare.ca.

Full Time Optometrist Position

Added May 6, 2021

Family Optical is an established, full scope, multi-clinic practice that has been serving our community for nearly 40 years. We understand the importance of work-life balance. We are looking for a full-time optometrist at our busy practices. With two doctors retiring in the near future, there is ample opportunity to grow with the practice. Connect with Dr. Alyson Sas at alysonsas@family-optical.ca or 204-452-2137.

Set Your Own Schedule

Updated May 6, 2021

Associate Optometrist wanted for flexible full time or part time hours: set your own schedule and pace. Have a free afternoon or two? Then why not see some patients. Exam locations in Winnipeg with direct access to OCT, VF and corneal topography at our main clinic location in the Winnipeg Clinic. No selling. No pressure. Healthy remuneration. Come join our team. Call dr K at 204-955-2980 or email back kogeyecare@gmail.com.

Two Full-time and/or Part-time Associates in Stonewall (new clinic), Selkirk, Portage la Prairie, Winnipeg and Winkler

Updated May 7, 2021

Clarity Vision is an independent optometric group dedicated to providing high quality eye care. We pride ourselves on being a patient-focused practice and are looking for energetic, positive individuals for our team. We are looking for a FT and/or PT highly motivated optometrist in each clinic located in Winkler, Selkirk, Portage la Prairie, and Stonewall (new clinic). We are looking for individuals that are keen on providing high quality care and establishing themselves in the community. We continue to invest in emerging technology to stay at the forefront of eye care and currently offer the Topcon Maestro 2, TRK-2P, current Topcon lanes, and Humphrey VF. We provide a warm and friendly work environment with supportive staff. New grads welcome to apply. If you are looking for an exciting opportunity to practice in an innovative atmosphere please contact Dr. Aiken at drandrewaiken@gmail.com

Associate Optometrist Position in South Winnipeg

Updated May 6, 2021

Part-time Associate required for busy full-scope clinic in South Winnipeg. Please contact Dr. Lee at 204-223-6251 for further details.

Full-time Optometrist Position in Winnipeg

Updated May 7, 2021

Hiring full-time/part-time optometrists at busy independent optometry practice in Costco. Full pre-testing (AR, NCT, Digital Retinal Imaging, OCT, etc.) by experienced staff. Please contact Dr. Gary Du at 204-804-8270 (mobile) or duguoy0315@yahoo.ca.

Equipment Sales/Wanted

Luke Chair

Free Exam Lane Chair

Added May 20, 2021

Armstrong & Small has an extra exam lane chair and stand that they are no longer using. It is probably around 20 years old. It would include an older slit lamp and keratometer (not shown). The phoropter is not included. One of the arms on the chair is stripped, but most likely fixable. The table does not go up and down, but works for most patients. They are not looking for any money for these items, just hoping to find a new home for them. Text Luke Small at 204-299-6587 or email drlukesmall@armstrongandsmall.com if interested. First come, first served. No deliveries.

Optical Shelves

Optical Retail Shelves for Sale

Updated May 7, 2021

Glass optical shelves and modern frame boards for sale. Please contact Shannon at 204-951-1237 if interested.

Eyeglass Display Stand 1

Free Eyeglass Display Stand

Added June 2, 2021

Eyeglass display stand, holds approximately 100 frames. Rotating 4 sides, with mirror on one side. Free with pick-up in St. Vital. Please contact Kim Elcheshen at 2020eyes@mts.net.


Practice Sales/Wanted

Solo Optometry Practice for Sale - Edmonton

Added September 14, 2021

Busy solo practice in downtown Edmonton located in a main floor medical/laboratory/office building. Owner wishes to retire. Well-established multi-generational practice with a loyal patient base. Location lends itself to walk-in patients as well. Loyal, long-term, well-trained staff wishing to stay. Turnkey operation including 2 exam rooms, private office, OCT, Field Analyzer, Auto-lensometer, Auto-refractor, Humphrey FTD Threshold Vision analyzser. On-site finishing lab with Brio Patternless edger. Fully stocked dispensary with over 500 frames. Visualize EMR records from 2007 onwards. 2 years on existing lease with 5 year option to renew. Underground heated parking with patient parking included in lease. Serious inquiries only to bnolt@telus.net.

Optometric Staff Positions

Experienced Optician Wanted

Added June 2, 2021

We are a new independent optometry practice/optical opening up in the Polo Park retail node at the end of the year. Looking for an experienced optician to take the lead role as optical manager and build the practice alongside owner optometrists. Healthy remuneration to reflect increased responsibilities. Please email inquiries and resume to acuityvisioncare@gmail.com.