Optometrist/Opthalmic Technician


Cause Areas


It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


4100 Plomondon StreetVancouver, WA 98661


SUMMARY: The ophth/opt tech is an important member of the volunteer team during vision clinics. They take medical history and entrance skills, preparing the patient for refraction.

SCHEDULE Mondays 5:00 - 7:30 pm

TRAINING PROVIDED Trained by shadowing a current technician before working solo. Written Guidelines for job tasks are provided

REQUESTED COMMITMENT One shift per month, for 12 months

Minimum 2 years experience or 2nd year Opt Tech student. 
Be able to perform all required position responsibilities


  • The satisfaction of having helped uninsured families, the larger community, and the Free Clinic, which would not be able to function without its volunteers. 

  • Valuable vision care experience and insight, useful to anyone considering a career in vison care. 

  • A potential letter of reference, for academic and professional applications. 

  • The fun of being a member of an enthusiastic, diverse, and caring team of volunteers.

To apply please visit our website and complete the application form. https://freeclinics.org/volunteer/

For further questions please contact volunteer@freeclinics.org 360-313-1389


  • Healthcare

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • 1 shift per month for 12 months

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