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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 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 $52.50 ($50 +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, mail your cheque for $52.50 together with the title, full text of your ad and contact information for replies to your ad to: Manitoba Association of Optometrists, 217 - 530 Century Street, Winnipeg, MB, R3H 0Y4.

Practice Opportunities

Optometrist Required for Brandon, Manitoba

Added April 24, 2018

First Eyecare Centres are looking for Optometrists to join our existing team of health providers. We test visual acuity using advanced technology and Eye Examination techniques. Our clinical practice, established 1953, has rigorously maintained advanced technology with new models of the Zeiss Visual Field Machine, and OCT along with the Canon Retinal Camera. In addition, we have a full-service lab right next door to our facility. We have the opportunity to refer to Ophthalmologists that have Hospital privileges locally in Brandon as well as the “Eyecare Centre of Excellence” situated at the Misericordia Hospital in Winnipeg:

Patient demographics are well rounded. Nonetheless, we have become one of the largest centers in our region treating and co-managing the following: Cataracts; Glaucoma, Age Related Macular Degeneration and Diabetes. 

Salary expectation is based on a full-time position and ranges from $100,000 plus annually. 

Brandon is a safe and quickly growing community in Southwestern Manitoba with expansive opportunities. Please visit the following websites to find out more about us and the community we serve:

Please email resume to or call Brian at 204-724-6960.

Part-Time Associate Position

Added April 5, 2018

See Eye Clinic is looking for a part-time associate with potential for full-time hours in the future. Please contact Dr. Shannon Smith-Bodiroga at 204-951-1237 if interested. 

Full-Time Associate Position in Morden

Added March 7, 2018

Focal Point Comprehensive Vision Care is a progressive, six doctor optometric practice in Morden, 1.25 hours SW of Winnipeg, serving a trading population of 65,000 in the Pembina Valley region - the fastest growing area of Manitoba for two consecutive censuses. Our 7700 SF state-of-the-art facility, furnished with the latest industry technology, is proof of our commitment to an exciting future in the optical industry. Our continued growth over the past 40 years has allowed us to build our exceptional, professional staff of 40, including licenced Opticians, Certified Contact Lens Fitters, Canadian Certified Optometric Assistants, and edging lab personnel. Our cohesive team of optometrists enjoys a friendly, professional atmosphere and often utilizes each other's strengths to discover, diagnose and determine treatments for many of our diverse patient cases.

We are seeking one full-time associate to serve a previously established full-time practice beginning in May 2018. Monday to Friday with occasional Saturdays. Visit to get a better feel for who we are. Contact Connie, or Dr. Tio Bellisario,, 204-822-5478 to discuss this exciting, lucrative career opportunity. 

Part-Time Optometrist Position

Added March 8, 2018

Part-time Optometrist required for Saturdays and occasional weekdays. In the future a more permanent position would be available. Please contact Matt Anderson or Gloria Keen at 204-633-7482, or Andrea D'Mello at 204-326-1388. 

Part-Time Associate Position in River Heights

Added February 8, 2018

River Heights Eye Care is looking for a part-time optometrist to work Mondays, Thursdays, and possibly Fridays. No evenings or weekends. Strong preference given to those that like eyeballs. For more information, contact Dr. Tyler Buffie at or 204-488-2020.

Full-time Optometrist needed at multi-doctor, multi-location clinic in Halifax area

Added February 6, 2018

You will have access to cutting edge technology including Optomaps with fundus autofluorescence, OCT, Topography, Visual fields, and automated pretesting. We have a special focus on low vision, dry eye, advanced contact lens fits (scleral, RGPs for diseased corneas, ortho-k). We offer a guaranteed minimum salary. Halifax, NS is a small but vibrant city boasting a small-town feel with the amenities of a big city. The ocean is at your doorstep and housing is quite affordable compared to other major centres in Canada. Contact Dr. Freddie Chow at for more information. 

Full-time Associate Position in Dauphin

Added February 1, 2018

Thriving, well-established optometric office is seeking a full-time optometrist to settle in our growing community and join our team. We have just moved into our new state-of-the-art facility. Inquiries can be emailed to Ashcroft Vision Care at or you may call the office at 204-638-3223. 

Part-Time Associate Position inside Winnipeg Clinic

Added January 15, 2018

Radiant Optical Centre, 425 St. Mary Avenue, is looking for a part-time optometrists, roughly 1-2 days per week or 2-3 half days per week to start. Flexible hours, no evenings or weekends. Clinic is located on the main floor of the Winnipeg Clinic. Excellent opportunity for anyone living downtown. For more information, contact Dr. Michael Langenberger at 204-957-3305 or

Partnership Available

Updated March 8, 2018

Dr. Gerard Murray is making available his 25% interest in the practice known as Village Optical. Village Optical is a long established, well-respected and thriving practice in south Winnipeg. Currently we have four partners and two associate optometrists. The practice is well-managed and well-equipped, with 5 exam rooms; 2 pretest lanes, each with fundus imaging; OCT; Corneal Topographer and Perimeter. Please contact Gerard at for further information. Serious inquiries only please.

Optometrist Available for Fill-in Work

Updated March 8, 2018

Dr. Michael Sullivan is available to fill-in for optometrists for vacation, illness, etc. with reasonable notice. Contact Dr. Sullivan at

Full-time Optometrist Position in Dryden, Ontario

Updated March 8, 2018

3-5 days a week based on personal preference. Well-established, modern practice with 3 exam lanes, large pretest area with OCT, Retinal camera, 4-in-1 Topcon pretesting unit, electronic medical records,  large dispensary and on-site edging lab. Dryden is a vibrant urban community, surrounded by unsurpassed beauty of the boreal forest, freshwater lakes and spectacular vistas. Dryden is a great place to raise a family, where real estate is affordable, and there are lots of opportunities to enjoy the outdoors. Practice full scope optometry in Ontario's affordable cottage country. Enjoy lake living and a healthy lifestyle winter or summer. Whether you enjoy world class fishing, hunting, kayaking, boating, canoeing, sailing, stand up boarding, camping, biking, snowshoeing, snowmobiling, curling, skiing or golfing, there are all kinds of recreational activities to keep you active in your down time. New graduates welcome. Guaranteed annual minimum $110,000.00 based on 5 day work week. Email resume to Dr. Lisa Krasko-Turcotte at

Part Time Associate Optometrist Needed in Portage la Prairie

Updated March 9, 2018

We currently have an opening for a part-time associate 2 days a week at Portage Vision Services in Portage la Prairie, Manitoba. Please send inquiries to Dr. Gilles Lorteau,

Full-time Optometrist Position in Winnipeg

Updated March 8, 2018

Full-time optometrist is needed for independent optometry office in Costco. If interested, please contact Dr. Gary Du at 204-804-8270 (mobile) or

Associate Optometrist Position in South Winnipeg

Updated March 7, 2018

Full-time, Part-time and casual Optometrist required for busy full-scope Optometric Practice in South Winnipeg, Manitoba. Great opportunity and potential for growth for motivated individual. Please contact Dr. Lee at or 204-223-6251. 

Equipment Sales/Wanted

NCT Wanted

Added January 23, 2018

If any members have a Non-Contact Tonometer they are wanting to sell, please contact Dr. Jagpreet Kaler at

Retinal Camera for Sale

Updated March 7, 2018

Canon CR-2 retinal camera, acquired in 2011 and includes a Dell Vostro 320 All-in-one Dual Core 2 Duo E7500 - 2933 MHz hard drive, Dell F19 monitor and applicable software. Click here to view the product on Canon's website. Contact Dr. Tio Bellisario at Focal Point Comprehensive Vision Care in Morden for more information, 204-822-5478 or

Sale of Practice

Northwest Ontario - 2 hours from Winnipeg

Updated March 6, 2018

Enjoy the opportunity to be busy in this spacious, centrally located office in Northwest Ontario's lake country. One-half of this busy two optometrist partnership is offered. This practice offers an enviable work-life balance without the stress, but all the services, of urban living. Enjoy professional success in a 4-season recreational paradise with partner support and cross coverage of relaxation time. This busy optometric office also offers itinerant ophthalmologist treatments on a weekly basis. For more information, please contact Dr. Peter Doig at or 204-638-1046. For more details, click here.

Optometric Staff Positions

Optometric Assistant or Optician in Winnipeg

Added March 13, 2018

Reenders Square Eye Centre has an opening for a full or part-time optometric assistant or licenced optician with exceptional customer service skills and attention to detail. Duties would include frame and lens selection, customer service, adjusting and repairing eyewear, ordering lenses, frames and other supplies, answering phones and assisting with pretesting as needed to help the office run smoothly. Experience with visual field testing and eye imaging is also an asset. Potential for management position. We work regular hours, with no evenings or Sundays. Please email resume to