Summary of Position:

This position provides comprehensive low vision examinations, assists in diagnosing functional limitations, and prescribes appropriate corrective devices, assistive technology treatments and treatment modalities for visually impaired clients in BVRS’ Low Vision Services department.


  • Provide low vision evaluations and rehabilitation recommendations.
  • Communicate low vision results to referring physicians and agencies.
  • Recommend appropriate low vision aids, assistive technology or other services based upon the comprehensive low vision examination.
  • Provide follow up examinations as needed.
  • Complete optometric measurements.
  • Develop a final prescription and treatment plan based upon evaluation and input from patient and other staff and referral source when applicable.
  • Provide public education through seminars, speeches and discussions.
  • Assist in developing referral systems through eye care providers and the community.
  • Maintain up-to-date professional standards by attending meetings and conferences, consulting with other professionals, reviewing literature and disseminating information to other staff.
  • And, other duties as assigned.

Job Qualifications:

  • This position requires an optometric degree with a license to practice in the state of Pennsylvania.
  • Must be comfortable working with the older clients
  • Schedule will vary; must be available some evenings and weekends


CTP Program Specialist

Summary of Position:

Develops, administers and coordinates program activities and plans for assigned consumers. Responsible for supervising and instructing consumers on functional skills, ADL skills, social, community, behavioral and vocational skills. Implements programs with BVRS staff members and community resources so consumers reach their optimum potential.


  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • 2+ years of employment development experience
  • Must have ability to instruct using appropriate methodologies
  • Experience working with individuals who are blind, vision impaired or have other disabilities is preferred.
  • Ability to organize and communicate effectively.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Ability to lift up to 20 pounds

Employment Specialist

Summary of Position:

Implements individualized employment services. This position will develop employment opportunities with the local business community and provides training to facilitate successful employment outcomes for consumers. Employment Specialists prepare consumers for employment, monitor their progress and compile accurate data for each file.


  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • 3+ years of employment development experience
  • Must have ability to physically assist consumer at job site
  • Experience working with individuals who are blind, vision impaired or have other disabilities is preferred.
  • Ability to complete paperwork accurately and timely
  • Excellent communication skills (written & verbal) required
  • Ability to lift up to 20 pounds

Business Development Sales Representative

Summary of Position:

This position is responsible for selling and promoting Crypton fabrics and manufactured products of PBA Industries. Qualified candidates will increase product penetration to current, former and new customers, in addition to acquiring new contracts for our employment programs. The Sales Representative will be highly motivated by customer satisfaction, goal attainment and earnings potential.


  • BA Degree preferred.
  • 3+ years of sales/business development experience required
  • Proven successful sales record and experience
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrates effective sales, listening and time management skills
  • Positive attitude with strong customer relationship skills
  • Professional appearance and behavior required

To Apply

Please send an email with the position applying for in the subject line and attach your resume and cover letter to Carole Nadzam at

BVRS is an equal opportunity employer.