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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Spectrios Institute for Low vision is looking for a part-time optometrist to help cover a maternity leave with the opportunity to extend into a permanent position.

Join a low vision rehabilitation non-profit that is nationally recognized for changing the lives of people with vision loss. We provide a team approach to help patients meet their individual goals. When other doctors say nothing else can be done, we get started.

Why You Will Love Working Here
• Technology: You will have access to the technology you need! We have both Goldman and Octopus visual field, fundus camera and more.
• Opportunity: You will be able to gain experience with comprehensive low vision exams, working alongside a team with extensive experience in an established highly regarded practice.
• Team: Join a team that is excited and passionate about the work - we make a measurable impact on the daily lives of our patients.
• Hours: No Weekends, Office hours are 8:30-5:00. You will have the flexibility to determine what days you would like to work.

· Perform comprehensive low vision exams
· Educate patients on their diagnosis
• Prescribe corrective lenses and tools to aide the patient in achieving their goals
· Communicate with referring optometrists or ophthalmologists
· Work with occupational therapy and access technology specialists
· An average day, you will see 4-6 patients

• Low vision residency training preferred, but we will strongly consider residency training in ocular disease or experience working with low vision. New grads with a strong interest in low vision are also welcome to apply
· Valid Illinois state license to practice optometry
· Strong communication skills
· Interest in the treatment of low vision

· Salary commensurate with experience
· Health and dental benefits (full-time employees)

Please contact Susanna Perrett: or 630-690-7115 Ext 116

Date Posted: April 1, 2021

Lifetime Vision in Crystal Lake, IL is looking for a PT OD 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 815-459-7110 or email and send CV to Kaitlyn Keller, OD, FAAO at

Date Posted: March 18, 2021

Looking for an Independent Contractor to work at my established retail practice in Crystal Lake, IL. Could be either part time or full time. Days needed are Tuesdays-Fridays and 2 Saturdays a month. Daily guarantee plus bonus based on production. Average full time salary ranges between $90,000 - $120,000. Staff does all pretesting. Great location in a newly remodeled store. If interested please contact me by either phone or email. 847-323-8501

Date Posted: March 16, 2021

Looking for OD to cover Saturdays 9:00--2:00 and another day or two/week. Flexible hours. Charming private practice with a comfortable pace, no EMR, loyal patients and staff. Great place to develop a specialty of your choice and build a practice. Ideal buy-out opportunity (within a year) or just pick up a few hours/week. Arlington Heights.
Call 847-722-2417 or email:

Date Posted: March 4, 2021

Part-time optometrist needed for busy practice in Joliet area. Professional large office and supportive staff.

Date Posted: February 26, 2021

Optometrist needed part time for office in Chicago and suburbs. We need two Saturdays in Chicago from 930 until 130 and two days per month in our suburban office. This is a great opening for someone looking for some extra hours to fill in their schedule. The 4 hours on the Saturdays , pays $500 per day. Call me at 847-508-2112 or send an email to This is not a corporate chain.

Date Posted: February 12, 2021

Looking for OD to provide vision care at nursing homes in the Chicagoland area. Perfect for someone with a day or two off to earn some extra cash. Please contact Dr Frank Rubin 847-558-5535 or email me at

Date Posted: February 10, 2021

We are looking for a doctor to fill in at 730 North Optometry in Libertyville, IL part-time/full-time to cover maternity leaves beginning the end of April till the end of August.

730 North Optometry is an established, family practice with an excellent reputation in an upscale Chicago suburb. The office provides primary eye care, vision therapy, dry eye management and myopia management. Pediatric/VT experience not necessary.

Please email for more info.

Date Posted: February 1, 2021

Ticho Eye Associates seeking Illinois licensed Optometrist; flexible hours; above-market pay; excellent benefits for right applicant.

  We are recruiting for an eye specialist practice with an immediate opening for an Illinois state-licensed Optometrist. The practice is rapidly growing with a full roster of Physicians and other health care personnel. The ideal candidate is a licensed Optometrist with a sound background in treating eye disorders and conditions. Optometry residency training would be a welcome plus, or meaningful real-world experience in any optometric specialty areas.  We will consider candidates who worked previously as opticians and only recently fulfilled their educational requirements to become Optometrists. However, you must have passed the licensing exam prior to your hire date. We offer flexible hours, well above-market pay and an excellent benefits package for the right applicant.  This is a premier position waiting for an outstanding individual!  

•            Provide outpatient care for patients with a wide range of eye disorders and conditions
•            Conduct routine eye examinations, including visual field tests
•            Determine each patient's visual acuity, field of vision and hand-eye coordination
•            Take detailed medical histories for all patients, including current and past prescription medications
•            Evaluate eye-related symptoms, such as discharge, redness and inflammation
•            Prescribe corrective lenses when required
•            Refer patients to board-certified ophthalmologists when required for more holistic eye care
•            Educate patients on proper eye care
•            Identify eye health safety factors that could impact vision, such as working around chemicals or in front of a computer
•            Advise patients about proper eye hygiene and care  

•            Illinois State-issued license for optometry and O.D.
•            Indiana License is desired but not an absolute requirement.
•            Excellent customer service and organization skills
•            Advanced time management skills
•            Ability to diagnose and treat eye-related disorders and conditions    

Please contact: Micaela Quebbemann 952-237-5327   Job Type: Full-time

Date Posted: January 28, 2021

Advanced Eyecare is seeking candidate for full-time or part-time position for immediate hire.  

We are a privately owned family practice with five locations in the Chicagoland area.  Looking for a doctor willing to work at our Wheaton, Roselle, Cary, South Holland and Hammand offices. Our mission is to provide exceptional patient care and we are interested in finding someone who can provide full service eye care including comprehensive vision and medical care along surgical co-management.  We offer a competitive salary with paid time off and holidays.  This position offers flexible hours during the weekdays and Saturdays from 9:00am to 2:00pm.  Please contact Premal Patel at 630-747-8105 or via email

Date Posted: January 11, 2021

Greenspan Optometric is looking to add a full or part time Doctor of Optometry to our busy private practice. Our ideal candidate is energetic, team oriented and dedicated to providing the best patient care. We offer a competitive salary with paid vacations, paid holidays, and malpractice insurance coverage. Our doctors practice full scope optometry with a heavy emphasis on disease, ocular emergencies, and surgical co-management.
Please contact Dr. Holmberg at 708.754.0080 or by email if interested.

Date Posted: January 7, 2021

Optometrists needed to join an upscale six location state-of-the-art private practice with highly trained staffs in beautiful 2600-4600 sq ft offices.  We are looking for either F/T or P/T and desire a long term relationship for continuity of care for our patients.  One location in  Gurnee has Sunday hours that can be taken along with other days or only on that day.  We are also interested in finding OD's for occasional fill-in to be called when needed especially on weekends.  Partial days would also work if availability is on weekends or evenings.   If distance is an issue we'll consider travel reimbursement. Position can lead to a financially successful partnership if desired with financing provided by owner and Vision One Bank. Negotiations are going to be started with current employed optometrists on buying in as soon as the economy is back to normal. It is possible for an office or two to be carved out for individual sale.   Please pass the word to colleagues.  These are well paid positions and include benefits if full-time.  We are also interested in acquiring additional offices with or without a partner in strategic locations around Chicagoland.  Contact Dr Jim Doherty's cell at 847-274-6000 or email your resume to  Visit for more information on the company and its locations.

Date Posted: December 18, 2020

We would love to add a motivated and energetic full time OD to join our team at Family Eye Physicians in Oak Lawn and Orland Park locations.
Available on Saturdays.
Friendly staff and great staff support.
Great Multidisciplinary environment, with General OD/OMD, Peds, Oculoplastics, Cornea, Retina, The Illinois Dry Eye Center, & Specialty Contact Lenses, all within our teams specialties.
Nextech EHR, as well as the latest in testing technology.
Competitive pay salary or hourly negotiable.
Please contact Dr. A at or 815-557-3555 if you are interested.
New grads are welcome to apply!

Date Posted: December 9, 2020

Full scope, busy independent optometric practice in Morton Grove, Illinois, looking for an associate OD to start 1-2 days a week: a part time optometrist with a plan to the ownership of the practice.( full time).
Full scope private optometric practice with an large optical retail. Responsibilities will include but not limited to - annual eye exam, medical optometry( treatment of eye diseases), Contact lenses, co-management on cataract and refractive surgery, glaucoma management, etc... We use compulink EMR system. There are 3 full time experienced opticians, and 4 part time optometric technicians/receptionist.
Please submit your resume to or phone, 847-624-1219

Date Posted: November 20, 2020

Looking for a part time OD to join our independent practice inside Costco in the Plainfield/Joliet area for 1-3 days/week. Techs pre-test all patients. The office utilizes EMR and Optos. Competitive pay! Please contact Sarah at or 574-361-9757 if interested. New grads are welcome to apply!

Date Posted: October 22, 2020

Our private MD/OD practice has an immediate part time opening in Hoffman Estates, IL for a motivated and energetic optometrist to join our team. Great Multidisciplinary environment, specializing in Cornea & Retina. You will practice full scope care. Responsibilities will include but not limited to: annual exams, treatment of disease, contact lens exams with a strong emphasis on specialty contact lenses, co-management on surgery cases including cataract surgery, conjunctivoplasty, pterygium surgery, refractive surgery, CXL, glaucoma management etc., Must be available two Saturdays a month, and flexible during week. We use EMA as our EHR. Competitive salary offered! Please submit your resume to for consideration. 

Date Posted: October 21, 2020

Looking for Part-Time Optometrist with plan for Full-Time and Practice Ownership of an independent practice inside a Sam's Club in Vernon Hills, IL.

Join a 20-year-old, independent practice located within a Sam's Club in the northwest suburbs that serves a large, diverse patient population and specializes in full-scope optometry for all ages, treatment of acute and chronic ocular pathologies, specialty contact lenses, low-vision aides, and visual training for children and adolescents. Additional equipment includes state-of-the art retinal camera and Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) for diagnostic retinal imaging. You will be supported by a friendly, supportive team of experienced opticians who assist in patient pre-testing, education, and Spanish translation when needed.

QuikEyes EHR
Competitive daily pay negotiable
New Graduates welcome!, (847) 521-0771

Date Posted: October 19, 2020

Rosin Eyecare is seeking candidates for a FT position in Buffalo Grove, Illinois. We are looking for an energetic, team-oriented, positive individual who is dedicated to patient care and motivated by challenges. You will practice full scope care and we expect you to treat disease, work with specialty contact lenses and co-manage surgery cases with our surgeons.

Rosin Eyecare is a 60 doctor optometric/ophthalmologic practice, with 46 offices across the greater Chicago area. We provide full service eyecare including routine eye care, specialty contact lenses, chronic & acute disease management and surgical co-management. We are also the premier destination for Laser Vision Correction in Chicago. Rosin Eyecare takes pride in offering our FT doctors a competitive benefits package, 401k plan, FSA plan and a generous Paid Time Off program. Ideal candidates possess an active Illinois optometry license and a strong desire to be part of something big and make a difference. Please forward letters of interest with C.V. or our practice director, Nicholas Chiaramonti, O.D. at

Date Posted: October 12, 2020

Looking for an OD to work on Saturdays and one other weekday at Walmart in Naperville. If interested please email or call 847-312-2733.

Date Posted: October 12, 2020