Job Information

Mayo Clinic Ophthalmic Assistant - NWWI in Eau Claire, Wisconsin

City Eau Claire

State Wisconsin

Telecommute No

Department Ophthalmology

Why Mayo Clinic

Mayo Clinic is the nation's best hospital (U.S. News & World Report, 2020-2021) and ranked #1 in more specialties than any other care provider. We have a vast array of opportunities ranging from Nursing, Clinical, to Finance, IT, Administrative, Research and Support Services to name a few. Across all locations, you’ll find career opportunities that support diversity, equity and inclusion. At Mayo Clinic, we invest in you with opportunities for growth and development and our benefits and compensation package are highly competitive. We invite you to be a part of our team where you’ll discover a culture of teamwork, professionalism, mutual respect, and most importantly, a life-changing career!

Mayo Clinic offers a variety of employee benefits. For additional information please visit Mayo Clinic Benefits . Eligibility may vary.

Position description

Provides patient care under supervision of provider when rooming patients in the clinic setting. Provides care that meets the psychosocial, physical and general aspects of care; meets the communication needs of patient and family. Maintains regulatory requirements, clinic policies, procedures and standards. Communicates with providers and team members about patient's clinical condition, including results of diagnostic studies and symptomatology.


High school graduate or equivalent. Ability to read and communicate effectively in English. Basic computer knowledge.

Additional qualifications

Current certification by JCAHPO as a Certified Ophthalmic Assistant preferred. Additional languages preferred. Previous eye care assistance experience.

License or certification

Certified Ophthalmic Assistant certification must be obtained within 24 months of hire. Current BLS certification or must obtain within six months of hire.

Exemption status Non-exempt

Compensation Detail

Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $16.82 per hour.

Benefits eligible Yes

Schedule Full Time

Hours / Pay period 80

Schedule details Monday - Friday, 7:30 - to 5:30. Hours will vary and no set day off.

Site description Eau Claire, with a metro area of 163,000 is home to the 11,000 students at the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire. Strong schools, low crime rate, and a reasonable cost of living may be expected. With an abundance of outdoor activities, The city also serves as the retail center for west central Wisconsin and the major metro area of Minneapolis/St. Paul is 90 minutes away. Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire is recognized as a Best Hospital in Northwestern Wisconsin and within the top 10 for Hospitals in Wisconsin (U.S. News & World Report, 2019-2020).

Category Other Patient Care

Job posting number 155060BR

Recruiter Tricia Harding

Equal opportunity

As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.