Indiana Transportation Jobs

Mobile Indiana Career Connect Logo

Job Information

Dr. Tavel Optical Group Store Manager - Kokomo Optometry Practice in Kokomo, Indiana

Are you a gifted manager that excels at building strong teams? Do you have a passion for service and an eye for fashion? If so, look no further, we’ve got the job for you!

At Dr. Tavel, we have been family owned for over 80 years and are focused on providing outstanding eye exams, glasses, and contacts at our 22 Indiana offices. Our team is collaborative and focused on providing a SPEC-tacular patient experience to help Hoosiers see better, look better, and feel better.

At Dr. Tavel, we deliver the following:

  • Opportunities for advancement including multi-store management and turnarounds

  • A culture that values diversity and inclusion

  • A progressive and results-oriented leadership team

  • Investment in training and developing our staff so they can shine as experts

  • Offices, equipment, and inventory that exceed patient expectations

Our ideal candidate possesses the following traits:

  • Amazing communicator who loves interacting with people

  • Dedicated leader who builds teams that deliver excellence

  • Desire to help patients experience the gift of sight

  • Exhibits high integrity

  • Focused and detail oriented

  • Outstanding problem solver

  • Dedicated to learning and self-improvement

Responsibilities include:

  • Manage all operations of a Dr. Tavel office including hiring and development, staff scheduling, and performance reviews

  • Improve store performance by using reports and dashboards to monitor performance

  • Work directly with Regional Supervisors and the Director of Store Operations to identify opportunities for improvement and growth

  • Sell glasses and contacts to patients helping them maximize the value of their insurance

  • Assisting with general front office operations: answering the phone, check-in, check-out, and pretesting patients

  • All things insurance: verifying eligibility, answers questions, and authorizing benefits

  • Completing training to advance your skills and knowledge


  • Previous management experience is required (retail management is a plus)

  • Previous experience as an Optician is a requirement

  • A positive attitude and a willingness to strive for excellence

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment

  • Reliable transportation

  • Ability to work evenings 2 days per week and Saturdays

  • Bilingual in Spanish is a big plus


  • Competitive salary + significant bonus

  • Vacation/PTO + 6 paid holidays

  • Free eye exams and glasses for you + large discounts for family

  • Flexible scheduling

  • Health and Dental Insurance

  • 401K

  • Optional summer events for you and your family

Starting salary from $45,000

Plus quarterly bonus