Visual Field Operators

The MDB administers a reformed mercury contamination compensatory process, available to all eligible Wabaseemoong Independent Nations and Grassy Narrows First Nation members.

The Visual Fields Operator will interact with applicants in completing visual field testing.

Key Deliverables

  • Accurately perform basic screening and visual field testing
  • Explain the purpose and procedure for the testing in a clear and concise manner
  • Accurately document and export all pertinent information
  • Maintain, calibrate, and clean all visual field equipment/work area throughout clinic days
  • Provide optimum and appropriate care to people being tested
  • Respect, maintain and follow all protocols for confidentiality and personal information

Qualifications & Skills

  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills and interpersonal skills
  • Able to and comfortable with providing direction while being acutely aware and adaptable to
    potential impairments
  • Strong time-management and organizational skills
  • Attention to detail and the ability to work independently and collaboratively is a must
  • Proficiency in Microsoft programs
  • Demonstrable respectful customer service experience
  • Prior experience performing visual field testing, working in an Optometry office or in the health
    care field would be an asset. Suitable candidates will be trained
  • Knowledge specific to the MDB is a distinct asset


This is an on-call/as needed position under an independent contractor arrangement with competitive remuneration. Schedules will be determined collaboratively with as much notice as possible.

Availability for some weekend work is needed as well as the ability to travel to the communities.

Application Process

Please submit a cover letter & resume to:

Only those selected for a virtual interview will be contacted.