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About the Ophthalmology Job Center


What You Need to Know

The Ophthalmology Job Center will use your AAO/AAOE website log in
Prior to visiting the new job center, be sure you know your Academy website log in. You may use our online tools to send yourself your log in. 

You do not need to be a member to visit the job center, you just need an Academy website log in
If you do not have a website log in, you may create a web account. If you are not sure if you have an account, we strongly advise that you check to see if you have a log in using the tools provided above before trying to create a new web account.

Employers Using the Job Center for the First Time

Recruit the best candidates faster, and more cost effectively
Practices seeking physicians or staff, including optometrists, administrators, office managers, technicians, opticians, biller/coder and registered nurses, can advertise open positions and search a confidential database of qualified candidates. With an active ad posted, you can have automatic updates e-mailed to you with information or candidates matching your criteria. You may also list anonymously.

AAO or AAOE member log in required to receive a member discount when posting jobs
The job center provides member pricing in the same way you receive member pricing when you log in to the Academy store. To receive member pricing you must be logged in with a member account. Post a job today.

Job Seekers Using the Job Center for the First Time

Posting your resume is free
Physicians, optometrists, administrators, office managers and other ophthalmic staff, add your resume to the applicant database so hiring practices find you. With an active resume, you can apply for jobs online and have automatic updates emailed to you as jobs matching your criteria are posted. Listings are continually updated and are always accessible. Resume posting is free and you may choose to list anonymously! Register and post your resume today.

Ophthalmology Job Center Features

For hiring practices:

  • Search for candidates by subspecialty, board-certification status, residency program ACGME accreditation, fellowship and more
  • Receive e-mails of resumes that match your requirements
  • Track how many people viewed and applied to your job posting
  • Increase the exposure of your ad through featured job listing and new talent blast enhancements

For job seekers:

  • Save your search criteria and multiple job listings for later viewing.
  • Search by job title, keyword, location, level of experience, subspecialty, type of organization, and more.
  • Get automated e-mail alerts for postings that match your criteria.
  • Easily upload cover letters, references and letters of recommendation or certifications

Technical Questions

  • Employers: For assistance when entering your job listing call 1.888.491.8833, press 5.

  • Job seekers: For assistance when entering your resume call 1.888.491.8833, press 5.

  • If you are an Academy member and have questions regarding your AAO website log in, contact the Academy's Member Services Department 415.561.8581.

  • If you are not an Academy member and have questions about accessing Academy website content, contact the Academy‚Äôs Customer Service Department 415.561.8540.

  • If you are a previous user of Professional Choices and have questions about your Professional Choices account, contact Janine Barth at jbarth@aao.org or call 415.447.0335.

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