Greater Minnesota

Here you can find all classified ad opportunities for both Full-time and Part-time Optometrists, Optometric Assistants, Fill-In Positions and Optometrists for Hire.

Please fax new listings to the MOA office at 952-921-5882 or send them via e-mail to

Private practice opportunities in Blue Earth, Owatonna, Cannon Falls, and Zumbrota

We are actively hiring for our Blue Earth, Owatonna, Cannon Falls, and Zumbrota location... you will find experienced and helpful teams of eye care professionals dedicated to meeting our patients’ eye health needs. Our mission is to exceed the expectations of our patients by providing exceptional eye care services. We strive to share our expertise with each patient to inform them of all aspects of their visual health, preventative eye health, and eye care products that will enhance their quality of life to a new level of satisfaction. Above all, we believe that every person, patient and staff member who steps foot in our office, should be treated with respect, and should leave our office feeling valued.


  • Create exceptional value in the lives of our patients by delivering extraordinary eye care.
  • Examine, diagnose, treat and manage disorders of the visual system, eye diseases, and injuries.
  • Confidently and correctly prescribe glasses and contacts as needed.
  • Review prescriptions and identifies special and complex needs.
  • Perform work accurately and thoroughly despite time pressure and patient volume.
  • Diagnose, treat and manage vision and eye health conditions.
  • In addition to prescribing eyeglasses and contact lenses, be knowledgeable in treatment options using pharmaceuticals, low vision, vision therapy, and surgical procedures.
  • Look to specialize in an area of professional interest, such as vision therapy or low vision rehab.
  • Provide pre- and postoperative care to patients undergoing eye surgery—for example, examining a patient one day postoperatively.
  • Evaluate patients for the presence of diseases such as diabetes and refer patients to other healthcare providers as appropriate.
  • Promote eye health by counseling patients, including explaining how to clean and wear contact lenses.

Knowledge and Skills

  •  Strong communicator and listener to patients and associates.
  • Strong interpersonal skills (friendly, caring, patient).
  • Leadership and teamwork skills.
  • Sharp decision-making skills.
  • Experience with different technologies, specifically EMR/EHR


Doctor of Optometry degree and maintain a license to practice in the state of Minnesota.


Health Insurance

Dental Insurance


Disability Insurance

Life Insurance

Malpractice Insurance



Association membership

Job Type: Full-time


  • 401(k)
  • Continuing education credits
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Family leave
  • Health insurance
  • License reimbursement
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance

Compensation package:

Bonus opportunities

  • Performance bonus
  • Signing bonus
  • Yearly bonus

Healthcare setting:  Private practice

Contact - Sean St. Clair,

Date Posted: February 08, 2024

Optometrist FT

An established private optometric and ophthalmic practice is looking for an optometrist to help us deliver exceptional care to our patients through prevention, treatment, and education. We are located in Minnesota, in the beautiful Brainerd Lakes Area. This is a full-time position, Monday-Friday business hours; no evenings or weekends. Base salary of $125,000.00 plus production bonus, with the opportunity to make $175,000.00 or more! Medical and retirement benefits, as well as holiday and vacation pay. You will provide comprehensive eye care services, ocular disease diagnosis, and management with the assistance from our great support staff. Experienced optometrists and new graduates are encouraged to apply!


Date Posted: February 05, 2024

Dream Job in Northern Minnesota!

Eye Clinic North is looking to add an Optometrist to our team as we’ve moved into our brand new 7-lane eye clinic in Hibbing, Minnesota. 

We practice full-scope primary eye care with a strong emphasis on treatment and management of ocular disease, often at the referral of local healthcare. A residency or experience in ocular disease is preferred, but all candidates are welcome. Enjoy treating patients with the absolute best equipment and diagnostic technology including Envision by InMode IPL + RF, Haag-Streit slit lamps with iSuite, Triton SS-OCT, HFA 3, and B-Scan. You’ll be supported by our amazing staff, including great opticians, experienced coders and billers, and Certified Paraoptometric Technicians who work up each patient.

Benefits include:

  • Earn $200k or more. Base salary of $150k (with experience), plus production bonus
  • Loan forgiveness
  • Signing bonus

  • Healthcare benefit
  • Retirement plan
  • Four weeks paid vacation
  • Annual allowance for CE
  • Paid membership and association dues
  • Paid professional liability insurance
  • No vision plans!
  • 4 days per week
  • Low cost of living
  • Awesome staff!

Northern Minnesota, known as the “Iron Range,” is home to outstanding outdoor activities. Enjoy boating on one of the 10,000 lakes, or go hiking, ATVing, skiing or snowmobiling on hundreds of miles of trails with plenty of fishing and hunting opportunities. Other activities can be found up the North Shore of Lake Superior, in Duluth, or not too far away in the Twin Cities.

Do you want a dream job that is 4-days per week with no weekends in a new office with amazing staff?
Contact Dr. Matthew Sipola at or 218-780-1708(c).
Visit for information about our practice and locations.

Date Posted: November 27, 2023

Independent Optometry Group seeking Associate

Independent optometry group seeking full-time or part-time associate with great clinical skills
and passion for patient care to join our team and take over an established patient base from an
existing provider. Horizon EyeCare Professionals, a Vision Source member, is located in
Owatonna, MN, just one hour south of downtown Minneapolis in the heart of Southern
Minnesota. Owatonna offers the advantage of small town living with great schools, including a
brand new high school. It is within an hour of an international airport, professional sporting
events and nationally renowned medical care. This four doctor, 6 lane practice focuses on
excellence in primary care as well as ocular disease diagnosis, treatment and management,
geriatrics, contact lenses and co-management of cataract and refractive surgery patients.
Technology includes Officemate EHR, Humphrey Visual Field Analyzer, Optos, Marco TRS 6100
Refractive Systems Topcon CA-80 Topographer, Firefly Slit Lamp imaging systems, and iVue 80
OCT system.
A generous compensation package for a full-time associate includes:
Retirement contributions
Paid AOA/MOA dues
Compensation for CE
Paid Professional Liability Insurance
Paid health insurance
Paid time off
Student Loan Repayment Benefit
No weekends
Partnership is a possibility in the future
Open to new grads
Interested candidates should send their resume to Dr. Penny Vizina at

Date Posted: November 16, 2023

Part Time Optometrist

Looking for a change from corporate optometry or want to scale back your hours?  Prairie Vision Center in Moorhead, MN is a private practice looking for a part time optometrist.  The office has been newly remodeled and has state of the art equipment.  We are a growing office and are in need of help 1-3 days a week.  We are flexible with the number of days and will work with your schedule.  Competitive salary to be discussed.   If you are interested in pursuing an opportunity that gives you autonomy and potential ownership, please reach out to Dr. Welder at  701-403-5752 or email at

Date Posted: November 14, 2023

Job Title: Associate Optometrist

Company: Carlson-Tillisch Eye Clinic

Location: Mankato & New Ulm, MN

About Carlson-Tillisch Eye Clinic:

Carlson-Tillisch Eye Clinic has been operating in Southern Minnesota for over 110 years. We are a multi-location, high volume, full scope, service oriented private practice. We are located in beautiful Southern Minnesota surrounded by lakes, hiking and biking trails, and just an hour’s drive from the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul. At Carlson-Tillisch Eye Clinic we have a strong commitment to excellence, our clinic is well-equipped with the best technology, and staffed by a team of skilled professionals. We are currently seeking a dedicated and experienced Optometrist to join our practice and contribute to our mission of making lives better through personalized eye care and eyewear services.

Job Description: We are looking for a highly motivated and patient-focused optometrist to provide exceptional eye care services to our patients at Carlson-Tillisch Eye Clinic. The ideal candidate will be responsible for providing full scope optometric care, including comprehensive eye exams, diagnosis and treatment of eye diseases and patient education on maintaining optimal eye health. This is an excellent opportunity to join a dynamic and growing practice.

Key Responsibilities:

Perform comprehensive eye exams.  

Diagnose, treat and manage a wide range of eye conditions and diseases, including, but not limited to, refractive errors, glaucoma, cataracts, macular degeneration, diabetic eye disease, and dry eye syndrome.

Prescribe corrective lenses, contact lenses, topical and oral medications to treat eye conditions.

Educate and counsel patients on eye health, treatment options, and preventative measures.

Collaborate with ophthalmologists, technicians, and support staff to ensure the delivery of excellent patient care.

Maintain accurate and detailed patient records in EHR system.

Stay updated on the latest advancements in optometry, technology, and industry trends through continuing education.


Doctor of Optometry (O.D.) from an accredited school of optometry.

Current and valid Minnesota optometry license.

Strong clinical and diagnostic skills.

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

Proficiency in the use of modern optometric equipment and EHR systems.

Dedication to providing high-quality patient care.

Ability to work well in a collaborative team environment.


Competitive salary and bonus structure

Health insurance

401K with automatic contribution  

Continuing education opportunities and professional development support.

Flexible schedule.

The opportunity to be part of a respected and reputable eye care clinic.

Please send your resume and cover letter to to be considered for this exciting opportunity at Carlson-Tillisch Eye Clinic.

Date Posted: November 14, 2023

Private practice position available immediately in Duluth, MN.

Theobald Family Eye Care is seeking a part-time associate optometrist to join our full scope medically-oriented optometric practice.  We have two Duluth locations serving patients of all ages.  Each office is equipped with medical equipment to practice full scope optometry.  We offer a wonderful work environment, convenient work hours (M-F), competitive salary and benefits package. 

This is an excellent professional opportunity for an established or recently graduated optometrist!  We are committed to providing the highest quality in patient care and are looking for a caring doctor with excellent patient communication skills to ensure exceptional service for our patients. 

Duluth and the immediate surrounding area offers a wide-range of outdoor activities including biking, boating, fishing, hiking, hunting, snowmobiling and skiing with numerous nearby State and National parks and the grandeur Lake Superior!  The area also boasts excellent school systems in a beautiful and safe area to raise children. 

We look forward to speaking with you about this opportunity. 

Interested applicants should submit their CV to:

All inquiries are strictly confidential.

Date Posted: September 27, 2023

Associate Optometrist Position at Multi Location Practice

Azure Vision Care is seeking an optometrist to join our private practice in beautiful north- central Minnesota for an initial 3-4 day/week position, with growth to 5 days per week.  This is an excellent opportunity to work in a well-established, five-location private practice.  Our four optometrists provide comprehensive eye care as well as management and treatment of ocular disease, contact lens fits, and surgical co-management.  We are equipped with the necessary medical equipment to practice full scope optometry.   The practice is seeking a well-rounded practitioner who wishes to both work and live in our area and is committed to long-term practice growth and local community involvement.  Desire for a potential partnership opportunity is a plus as our doctors near retirement.  Our offices are located in Barnesville, Pelican Rapids, Perham, Wadena, and Long Prairie.  Azure Vision Care is open 8-5 M-F, and 8-4 in the summer months to take advantage of our beautiful Minnesota summers.  Please visit our website at  CV can be sent to

Azure Vision Care offers the following:

-Competitive base salary

-Health insurance and medical malpractice insurance

-401K with employer match of 4%

-Paid vacation

-No nights or weekends

-Paid continuing education, professional dues, and licensure

Date Posted: September 27, 2023

Drs. Akre and Clark Family Eye Care

Practice Opportunity

Drs. Akre & Clark is a private practice seeking an Optometrist dedicated to providing the  highest quality of individualized care and superior customer service to all patients. You’ll perform full- scope ocular management for patients of all ages, visual diagnosis, and medical conditions, including pre  and post op surgical care and daily emergencies—approximately 15 to 25 patients are cared for daily.  The position is full-time requiring, 32 hours of patient care and eight hours of in-office weekly charting
The practice is looking for a team player that lives the company values by being service-oriented,  positive, reliable, and takes pride in what they do. Compassionate patient care, excellent clinical skills,  high ethical standards, and the desire to work in a fast-paced clinical environment are essential for this  role.

The practice is offering the following benefits:

  • Pay $120-160K plus bonus with profit sharing options after 4 years.
  • 4 day a week work schedule.
  • Highly trained and delegated staff.  This includes refraction technicians.
  • Optos California, Heidelberg OCT, New Octopus VF, Humphreis 3 VF, ERG, Oculus 5M topographer, Nidek AF Stereo Camera, LLLT, RETeval, plus multiple other toys.
  • Full integrated E.H.R.  Docs have personal Surface for remote access outside of office.
  • You would have 2 personal exam lanes and a large private office.

We offer signing bonus and relocation reimbursements. Significant other placement assistance

If this sounds like something you would like, please contact Sarah at or
call 507-233-2141

Date Posted: July 19, 2023

Optometrist – Redwood Falls, MN

CentraCare is hiring an Optometrist for our Redwood Falls location.
The Optometrist will examine, diagnose, treat, and manage diseases and disorders of the visual system, the eye and associated structures as well as diagnose related systemic conditions.  Practice as an integral part of the health care team, directing and co-managing the care of patients as appropriate.

**** Sign-On Bonus and Relocation available!****  


  • 1.0 FTE
  • Day shifts, M-F 8am-5pm
  • No call, no weekends, no holidays


  • Perform complete vision exams as needed on scheduled patients.
  • Diagnose and treat ocular conditions referring to ophthalmologists as appropriate.
  • Co-manage ocular conditions, treatment, and surgery with ophthalmologists.
  • Provide contact lens services - including contact lens fittings, refits, pick-ups, and replacements.
  • Small object removal
  • Perform other duties as needed by the physicians to provide the highest level of ophthalmic care to each of our patients.

Must be able to obtain a MN License.
Open to new grads!

To apply please contact:
Rachel Braun, APP Recruiter
CentraCare is committed to the patients and families we serve in the communities we call home throughout Central, West Central and Southwestern Minnesota. We listen then serve, we guide and heal—because health means everything.

Date Posted: July 18, 2023

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