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

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.

Optometrist Position in Brandon

Added May 31, 2021

1st Eye Care is looking for an optometrist to practice in this busy clinic. The clinic has newer models of Zeiss OCT, Humphrey Visual Field Test, and Retinal Camera. In addition there is a full-service lens lab next to our facility. We offer a supportive environment that allows for an independent optometrist to have a high level of autonomy within the practice, and offer a lucrative competitive earning package and flexible work schedule. A $15,000 signing bonus is being offered. Please email Brian Dressler at dresslerbrian@hotmail.com or call 204-724-6960.

Part Time Optometrist Position

Added May 27, 2021

Hudson's Bay Optical is looking for a part-time Optometrist to practice at their Polo Park location in Winnipeg. Offering flexible days and hours. Fully equipped exam lane with a wonderful and knowledgeable staff in store. New graduates welcome. Come join our team! Contact Sukh Maghera by email at sukm@hudsonbayoptical.com.

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.

Optometrist Needed - Winnipeg

Added April 30, 2021

FYidoctors has an opportunity for a licensed optometrist to practice full-time (or part-time) at our newly merged locations in Manitoba. Proudly serving the Winnipeg and surrounding community for two generations, the clinics are well-established with a strong and trusted history of providing top quality eye care and eyewear to patients. Providing family eye care using the latest technologies, our newly merged clinics have professional and highly trained staff that ensure our patient's eye care needs are taken care of. Whether it's for a child, adult or senior, both clinics provide a full range of optometry services including but not limited to: cataract testing, computer eye strain, testing for ocular diseases, post-op eye care, contact lens fitting, and colour vision testing. For a discussion about new opportunities at FYidoctors, please connect with Michel Breton at michel.breton@fyidoctors.com.

Associate Optometrist Position in Winnipeg

Added March 25, 2021

Reenders Square Eye Centre is looking for an associate optometrist who is interested in transitioning to practice ownership in the near future, with all of its advantages including job security, regular hours and the freedom to pursue different sub-specialties. The office is 9 years old and is well equipped with 2 exam lanes, AR/AK, RDT, NCT/pach, iCare, GAT, digital fundus camera, OCT and HVF. We are full-service with glasses and contact lens dispensing. The current owner/optometrist would like to start working fewer days and retire within the next 1-2 years. All inquiries are confidential. Contact admcm@shaw.ca.

Oyen Optometry in Oyen, AB
Looking for as Associate Optometrist to Join Our Thriving Practice

Added March 10, 2021

A fantastic opportunity with plenty of optometric variety to help keep your skills honed and utilize the anticipated expanded scope of optometric care we are advocating for in Alberta. We have 3 fully equipped exam lanes and advanced technology including OCT, Optomap, FDT, corneal topography, pachymetry, Humphrey VF, in-house lab, etc. Our team is extraordinary and we work closely with local physicians. Our rural setting provides a great atmosphere to not only really get to know and engage with your patients, but also to live and possibly raise a family. Guaranteed competitive daily minimum ($600) with a bonus system after 3 months. $2500 signing bonus for 1-year contract. The successful applicant needs to be friendly, reliable, and comfortable with practicing medical optometry. Contact Dr. Jackie Hagens, 403-664-0060, tjniwa@netago.ca. www.oyenoptometry.com.

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

Looking to Buy an Existing Practice

Added March 12, 2021

An optometrist has contacted us and is looking to purchase a practice in Winnipeg or surrounding areas. Please contact MAO directly if you'd like to be put in contact with this optometrist to discuss details about possible immediate or future takeover of your practice.

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.