Locum Opportunities

Weekend Locum Coverage in Edmonton (Friday/Saturday) (230329)

Looking for locum coverage in Edmonton for the following dates: April 21 and 22, June 16 and 17, July 1 and 2 in a modern, non-dispensing office. Friendly supportive staff do all pretesting and billing. Easy to use EMR (linked with pre-test), autophoropter and retinal imaging. Daily minimum guaranteed and generous remuneration.
More dates as a regular locum can be considered in the future if interested.  
Please email: [email protected] for more details. 

Part-time Optometrist for CrossIron Mills (230222)

We are seeking an enthusiastic and personable part-time optometrist to join our team for 1-3 days per week, with the possibility of additional days being arranged at our sister offices in Calgary. We prioritize a positive work environment, while providing exceptional eye care. 

You'll have the opportunity to work alongside a friendly and motivated team committed to great service. We offer flexible scheduling and are happy to provide ample exam time to allow you to focus on patient care. A daily guaranteed minimum is provided, so you can work with peace of mind. Our pretesting is also handled by friendly and knowledgeable staff.
New graduates are welcome to apply. We look forward to hearing from you and having you on our team! 

We are also looking for coverage on the following days:

Apr 27
May 9, 10, 12, 13, 25
June 17 

Email us at [email protected] with your resume or any questions!

Seeking a dynamic and passionate associate optometrist for locum coverage (April- June) with potential to turn permanent (Calgary) (230318)

Urban Eyecare is a full-scope primary care and vision therapy practice, we care for patients at 2 locations:
Sunridge Mall
#143, 2525 36th Street NE
Calgary, Alberta T1Y5T4

Chaparral Corner
#107, 10 Chaparral Drive SE
Calgary, Alberta T2X3R7
We are a tight knit team of young professionals that work together as one unit. We use RevolutionEHR as our electronic medical records system.
Pre-test is completed by a team of optometric assistants and includes: autolensometry, ishihara/randot, autorefraction/keratometry, NCT, retinal photos, OCT and Humphrey’s VF. We are continually updating to provide our patients with the best technology and experience.

We are looking for someone who naturally goes above and beyond to care for our patients and team. If you are interested in a team that fosters your growth and development, Urban Eyecare is a wonderful place to be. We offer competitive wages and opportunities to grow within the practice. Please email your resume to [email protected].

Locum Optometrist Needed - Medicine Hat (230317)

We are looking for a locum optometrist for every other Monday 
and hopefully periodically covering a few holidays. 
We are a newer office that is continuing to expand with potential to become full time. 
Our office has newer Zeiss equipment including Clarus and Cirrus, as well as visual field. 
Pre-testing would be included too. 
We have a full dispensary, including contact lenses. 
Also, radio frequency equipment for dry eye treatment and facial skin tightening. 
Send inquires to [email protected].

Temporary or Permanent Part Time Associate Position for Wednesdays or Thursdays, 30 mins from Edmonton (230316)

We are a small dispensing private practice in the growing town of Calmar, located 30 mins Southwest of Edmonton with a fantastic rural patient base that has a “support local” mentality! 

We opened our doors as a cold start in July 2018 and have already been recognized by the Leduc and Region Chamber of Commerce with the 2019 “Young Business Leader of the Year” and 2021 “Professional Services Business of the Year” awards. Our clinic is located in a professional centre on a busy highway with 2 local family doctors and a nurse practitioner in the building. A small art gallery, chiropractor, and massage therapy are located just across the hallway. A fantastic coffee shop located down the hall greets you every morning with the smell of fresh baking and coffee grounds.

Currently, we have the owner optometrist working 3-4 days a week, however she will be going on maternity leave early May. We have a locum set up, but we are still looking for temporary or permanent coverage one day/week, preferably Wednesdays or Thursdays.

Both new grads and established ODs are absolutely welcome!

Email [email protected] with any questions or to learn more about this opportunity. We look forward to hearing from you!

Maternity Leave Locum-Glenmore Optometry, Kelowna Dry Eye Centre (230241)

Currently looking for maternity leave Locum(s) starting April 2023 for two of our Kelowna based private practices. 
We are seeking an exceptional Optometrist who prioritizes high quality eye examinations. Pre-Testing includes optical coherence tomography, retinal photos, lensometry and auto-keratometry. This opportunity has the potential to turn into a permanent full-time position.
All inquiries will be kept confidential and can be sent to [email protected].

Locum Opportunity, Calgary: July 1-4, Aug 12 or 13 & 26 or 27 (230237)

Looking for an authentic & enthusiastic OD for coverage at Bailey Nelson Chinook. Daily minimum guaranteed. Hours are flexible, equipment is modern & pre testing is performed by staff. Potential for more days in the future if desired. If interested, please contact [email protected].

Associate Optometrist in Airdrie and Calgary (230226)

Optima Eyewear and Optometry is seeking a motivated and friendly associate optometrist to join our tight-knit team on a full-time or part-time basis (1 to 5 days). Our busy clinic serves patients of all ages, and as a community-oriented practice, we highly value creating lasting and positive patient experiences. 

We’re a team of optometrists that believe in continuous learning, and encourage discussions to grow our skills and knowledge. We offer flexible scheduling. and excellent compensation, including a full schedule and guaranteed minimum. We also have a team of skilled and friendly staff who handle pretesting. 
We are also looking for coverage on April 25 and April 28.

New graduates are welcome to apply. We're excited to welcome someone who shares our passion for community care to help make a positive impact on the lives of our patients. Reach out to [email protected] to discuss further!

Locum Coverage Needed- West Edmonton Mall (230219)

I am looking for coverage for the following dates: 
April 13th-23rd 2023
May 6 2023
June 28-July 3 2023

...at the Bailey Nelson in WEM. We are expecting to see a TON of eye exams as the mall is incredibly busy especially during long weekends. Generous remuneration with a daily min guaranteed. Bailey Nelson WEM is a very easy-going clinic. All pre-test is done for you, it's non-dispensing, and we have friendly, helpful staff. I am open to ANY coverage you can provide, whether that's one day or the whole time. Potential for part time work if you enjoy your time here. Please email [email protected] for more information.

Private Practice Located in NE Calgary (230130)

Hi guys, I am in search for a motivated optometrist who is willing to help cover  Saturday's for the next few months! Hours will be from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.
This is a great opportunity for someone who is looking to fill in their weekly work schedule. A full schedule will be guaranteed and patients will be scheduled at the pace desired by the associate optometrist. Competitive compensation will be provided.
The clinic is equipped with brand new TOPCON equipment/technology, including OCT imaging and VF testing.
Please feel free to contact me at [email protected] for further information as I look forward to hearing from you.

Love to ski and hike?! Perfect opportunity located 45 minutes from the mountains in Cochrane (230122)

River Heights Eye Care is hiring a part-time optometrist with the potential to increase to full-time. The successful candidate will thrive in a friendly community environment and enjoy working with a supportive and knowledgeable staff. We have an amazing licensed optician to support the optometrist. We offer flexible weekly days and hours and only require 1 Saturday a month. Are you looking to pick up more days, slow down your schedule, or just work at your own pace? This could be a great opportunity for a new grad, semi-retired OD, OD with a young busy family, or someone who just wants to escape the hustle and bustle of the city. 

We are a full scope optometry and dispensing practice, including Visual Eyes EMR, Topcon retinal imaging and OCT, Humphrey visual field testing, and iCare tonometer. We offer specialty contact lens services, myopia control, and dry eye services. We also offer competitive and lucrative renumeration.

Please contact [email protected] with any interest, questions, and for more details. We look forward to hearing from you!

Locum Optometrists Needed Calgary (221140)

Looking for a Locum optometrist to mount our busy core mall location, providing quality eye tests and eye care services to our customers. This location is equipped with modern facilities such as: Auto refactor / keratomerter, non – contact tonomer, chair and slit lamp, visual field etc. Please email [email protected].

Regular locum days with excellent minimum and travel covered! (Grande Prairie)(221133)

We are looking for 1-3 days a week coverage with a minimum guarantee of $1000 a day and travel/hotel expenses on top of that for our Grande Prairie clinic. We are an independent full scope clinic with equipment including the Optomap Monaco, HFA, Matrix 800 and more. We do everything from routine exams to Urgent care. If you want a family owned, healthcare first, full scope clinic with a well seasoned team to locum at then please email us at [email protected].

Join our full scope modern clinic with an excellent minimum guarantee! (Grande Prairie) (221039)

We are an independent full scope clinic with equipment including the Optomap Monaco, HFA, Matrix 800 and more. We will give a minimum $225k for 4.5 days a week with the expectation you’ll earn much more. We do everything from routine exams to Urgent care out of our Grande Prairie clinic. If you want a family owned, healthcare first, full scope clinic with a well seasoned team to work with then please email us at [email protected].

Group Practice Seeking Locum Doctor Calgary (221032)

Nobe Eyecare is a thriving optometry group which provides clinical services for both private and corporate clinics in SE and North Calgary. These practices are non-dispensing and are highly focused on medical care. We are looking for a doctor with a passion for medical care and the patient experience. 

Our equipment includes both Anterior AND 3D Posterior segment OCT/Retinal Camera combination unit, Digital Octopus Visual Field and the latest Zeiss Visual Field model, 3-in-1 AR/AK/Pachymeter, automated AND manual phoropters, LED slit lamps, EMR, Netcare Access, Bailey Lovie, Meibomian Gland Expressor, FB removal kits including Alger brush, take home Vision Therapy and specialty contact lens trial kits if the doctor has an interest in this specialty. We are also set up to co manage with OMD's, family doctors and set up order labs and culturing. 

Guaranteed minimum.  We will work with the new doctor to provide from 1-6 days per week for the optimal work-life balance.

Both recent grads and seasoned practitioners are welcome to apply! Please send your CV and any inquires to: [email protected].

Part-Time or Full-Time Associate Optometrist in Slave Lake, AB. (221129)

Slave Lake Eye Care is a privately owned, and fully equipped Optometry clinic. We are looking
for an Optometrist to join our diverse, and professional eye care team, with the opportunity to
buy in. We are committed to building a team that reflects society through inclusive programs,
and initiatives such as team resource groups, extended health and well-being benefits,
professional education reimbursements, and more.
The right candidate should be dedicated, professional, and generous with patients. Our team's
focus is to empower the lives of our patients with the most up to date medical information, and a
wide range of services, and resources. We stand by our principles, and we also continue to
invest in the well-being and professional development of all of our team members. You will be
supported by registered Opticians, and Optometric Assistants, making sure we are providing the
best eye care experience throughout the entire patient journey.
The schedule is flexible, and the work environment is fun, and collaborative. We offer
competitive compensation, including a minimum per day or percentage of gross exam fees,
whichever is higher. New graduates and established Doctors are Welcome!
Job Type: Fixed term contract
Salary: From $900.00 per day
Automobile allowance
Commuter benefits
Company car
Company events
Company pension
Dental care
Employee assistance program
Extended health care
Flexible schedule
Housing allowance
Life insurance
On-site parking
Paid time off
Profit sharing
Relocation assistance
RRSP match
Store discount
Tuition reimbursement
Vision care
Day shift
No weekends
Supplemental pay types:
Signing bonus
Ability to commute/relocate:
Slave Lake, AB: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)
For more information, please email [email protected].