Chicago Suburbs

Here you can find all classified ad opportunities for both Full-time, Part-time, and Fill-In Optometrists in the Chicago Suburbs. 

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Our Private Practice located in Grayslake, IL is looking for a full-time optometrist to complete our team—possibility for partnership or sale.

We provide primary care optometry, including specialty contact lenses, quality frames and lenses, treatment of diseases, and acute care. We utilize OptiLight IPL, Digital phoropters, OCT, VR VF, and an in-house edger.

About Grayslake:
Grayslake is a suburb of Chicago with a population of 20,827. Grayslake is in Lake County and is one of the best places to live in Illinois. Living in Grayslake offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Grayslake there are a lot of parks.

15 Best Things to Do in Grayslake (IL):
Downtown Grayslake
Grayslake Heritage Center and Museum
James Lumber Center for the Performing Arts
Six Flags Great America
Grayslake Farmers’ Market
Jones Island Park
Rollins Savanna Forest Preserve
This Old Book
Dog n Suds Drive-In
Central Park
Grayslake Aquatic Center
Almond Marsh Forest Preserve
Grayslake Summer Days
Taste of Grayslake
Lake County Fair

For more information, please contact Dr. Charlotte Nielsen at or 847/767-6281.


State of IL Optometric License
Looking for a qualified optometrist interested in developing patient relationships.

Date Posted: May 26, 2023

Highly Established Primary Care practice is looking for a FT patient-focused Optometrist in northern Chicago

At Alan Optical, we empower our doctors with the technology and staff needed to focus on their patients. We are a comprehensive primary care practice that, for more than 35 years, has been serving Buffalo Grove and surrounding communities with the highest standard of eye health and vision care. Our practice is well-equipped and expertly staffed to fully support the diagnosis and treatment of ocular disease. We currently offer treatment services in the areas of primary care, glaucoma management, pre-post-operative LASIK and cataract support, myopia management, and dry eye disease. We will soon be expanding our portfolio to include specialty/medically necessary contact lenses. Our practice also incorporates a large, fashion-forward optical with hundreds of frames on display.  


We are proud to offer a flexible, family friendly schedule, excellent compensation package, and great health and benefits. Candidates should possess a patient-first mentality and outstanding professional and interpersonal skills.


Email/call Maria Carvalho Esteves  ( for immediate consideration.

Date Posted: May 19, 2023

Target Optical - Lemont | Algonquin | Mundelein

Full time, Part time, 1-4 permanent days or FILL in only

-Enjoy daily work balance, great patients, a nice organized office and practice both routine and medical eye care.
-Revolution EHR, Online patient intake forms, Dr. Assistant for pretesting, Optos included in exams.
-20 minute exams, 1 hour lunch
- Great compensation - HIGHER on weekends
-Lemont- Sat 9-5
-Algonquin - Tues 10-7, Fri 10-7, Sat 9-5
-Mundelein - Wed 10-7, Possible Mon or Fri 10-7, Sat 9-5
*Options for day flexibility. * Full time position between Algonquin and Mundelein clinic.
* 1099 or W2 with benefits

Our ideal candidate:
-Doctor of Optometry + Active IL license
-Good communication and bedside manner with patients
-Excellent verbal and communication skills
-Proficient with EMR and Optos usage
-Enjoys and thrives in a comfortable retail environment

Contact: Dr. Amna Malik | cell: 832-641-3351 | email:

Date Posted: May 12, 2023

Lifetime Vision in Crystal Lake, IL is looking for a PT OD

Lifetime Vision in Crystal Lake, IL is looking for a PT OD (with opportunity for FT in the future if desired) to join our busy full-scope private practice. Lifetime Vision is an established practice of 50+ years and offers a positive, friendly work environment. Qualified applicants must be motivated, enthusiastic, and able to interact well with others. Candidate would practice full-scope optometry including basic and specialty contact lens fittings, medical management of acute and chronic diseases, as well as surgical co-management of refractive surgeries and cataract surgeries. Please call our office at 815-459-7110 or email and send CV to Kaitlyn Keller, OD, FAAO at

Date Posted: May 10, 2023

Optometrist needed every other weekend on Fridays and Saturdays!

Khurana Family Eye Care is a newly established private practice located within a Costco. We are looking for a talented OD to join our busy, growing practice! We provide a friendly, professional atmosphere and offer competitive pay! This is a great opportunity for anyone that has wanted to be a part of a new, growing practice! We have an experienced optometric optician who works up patients for the doctor. Current equipment includes an auto-refractor, NCT, digital lensometer, and Daytona Optos.

*Even if you cannot commit to permanent part-time help, please consider filing in for some of the dates below. We are also flexible with considering other schedule requests but occasional weekend help is the priority!

Fridays $80/hour, Saturdays $100/hour

Regular duties will include:

  • Perform comprehensive eye exams
  • Diagnose & assist in the treatment of ocular disease
  • Prescribe corrective lenses
  • Promote healthy vision through counseling & educating patients
  • Maintain detailed patient records regarding diagnosis, treatment plans, & progress
  • Handle eyecare emergencies

Job Requirements

  • Doctor of Optometry (O.D.) degree
  • Valid IL license to practice optometry
  • Ability to communicate with a wide range of patient personalities
  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills
  • A strong sense of workplace professionalism & personal ethics
  • Familiarity with EMR for patient documentation

This is an excellent opportunity for an O.D. interested in supplementing their income or looking to add part-time hours to their schedule. We are looking for every other Friday (10am-7pm) and Saturday (9:30am-4pm) so just two weekends per month! Need for additional hours may be possible if interested. Ready for immediate hire.

Optional fill in dates if you cannot commit to permanent part time:

We need a fill in doctor for Friday May 30th and Saturday June 1st.

Saturday July 15th.

Saturday July 22nd.

Friday July 28th and Saturday July 29th.

Whether you are looking for your first opportunity in eye care, or you're an experienced optometrist looking to take the next step in your career, we look forward to welcoming you to our team!

Job Types: Part-time, Contract

Salary: $80.00 - $100.00 per hour

Work Location: In person

Contact us at or 630-441-6585

Date Posted: May 08, 2023

In Focus Eyecare @ Target Optical

1, 2, 3 or 4 or more permanent days available. Full time, part time, or single days available.
Enjoy daily work balance, great patients, a nice organized office and practice both routine and medical eye care.

-Revolution EHR, Online patient intake forms, Dr. Assistant for pretesting, Optos included in exams.
-20 minute exams, 1 hour lunch
- Great compensation - Employee option OR independent contractor
-Benefits package with Employee option
Lemont- Mondays 10-6 + Saturdays 9-5
Algonquin - Thursday 10-7 + Fridays 10-7
Mundelein - Tuesdays 10-7 + Wednesday 10-7
*Options for day flexibility

Contact: or (832) 641-3351 

Date Posted: March 02, 2023

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