Sterilization Dental AssistantSaks OrthodonticsMooresville, NC 28117 Saks Orthodontics is looking to expand our team! Our established and professional orthodontic practice is looking for a highly motivated, enthusiastic, knowledgeable, and articulate, Sterilization Technician.
Position: Sterilization technician
This person has an essential role in the orthodontic journey of each and every patient. Job duties: Processing and sterilizing instruments in a very fast paced but upbeat environment. Ensuring Dr. Saks and our clinical team have everything they need to treat our patients in a timely and efficient manner. We are willing to train the right personality.
Saks Orthodontics is looking to hire a full-time Orthodontic Sterilization and Records Technician to our growing team! This is an entry level clinical position in our office. We are looking to hire a new team member who is patient-oriented, hard-working, energetic, positive, team-player, friendly and outgoing! We are a busy and patient focused office, so our ideal candidate must be able to work well in a fast-paced and high energy environment.
The primary job duties will include sterilization and cleaning instruments, taking records on new patients (i.e., taking photographs of new patients, including intraoral/facial photos and taking x-rays after you have become certified), performing intraoral scans on patients, and assisting other members of our clinical team.
Sterilizing dental instruments, dis-infecting dental chair units between patients, and depending on experience doing simple, non-invasive, procedures on patients such as records appointments.
Preparing trays for procedures (setup with appropriate instruments/auxiliary items) Proven attention to detail and accuracy.
Communicate with a high-level understanding of dental and orthodontic terminology.
Customer service support experience preferred, but not required.
Proven customer service skills, communication skills and experience handling sensitive matters with tact and diplomacy.
Experience interacting with all levels of a professional organization.
Self-starter and fast learner requiring minimal direction. We are a fun and energetic Orthodontic specialty practice.
The candidate must have full-time availability Monday-Friday from 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM. If the candidate is not already x-ray certified in the state of NC, after 90 days of employment the candidate must take the Oral Radiography certification training. We will pay for the course and for the registration fee for the exam.
We pride ourselves in putting our patients and their parents first and foremost, and customer service is paramount in our office. We see adult and children patients and it is important that every one of our team members communicate well with patients and their parents, and act with compassion and care. These are the values that set our practice apart and are a critical requirement of every one of our team members!
Joining Saks Orthodontics means:
Becoming part of a patient-focused team that is dedicated to creating an unbelievable patient experience
Being surrounded by amazing patients and our incredible SO Team
Working hard to exceed the expectations of our patients one smile at a time
Enjoying what you do and having fun with our team and patients
Striving to get better every day and building trust with our patients and community
Giving people confidence with healthy, happy, Life-Changing Smiles
What Saks Orthodontics is looking for:
We are seeking an orthodontia experienced individual who shares the passion, vision, and values of our practice. We are committed to excellence and we are seeking an excellent, fun-loving, family oriented individual to fill this role!
An outgoing, dependable and social person with a heart to help people feel better about themselves
Positive personality with a teamwork mentality
A self-motivated person who has demonstrated a passion for learning and improvement Excellent organizational and communication skills
A willingness to learn new things
No experience needed we are willing to train the right individual
Hours: Monday-Friday 7:00 AM – 5:00 PM, 32 – 40 hours weekly
What we offer:
A part-time position (approximately 32hrs per week) as an Orthodontic Technician with the opportunity to work in a fun, high-energy, professional, and team-oriented environment. (After a 90 day probation period a health care stipend will also be offered based on the number of hours worked weekly as well as participation in our bonus program.)
Rate of Pay: Competitive wages for Rock Star employees
Benefits: 401k, medical insurance, stipend, paid vacation, paid holidays, paid sick leave, orthodontic treatment, periodic bonuses
If you are interested in the position, please send us a cover letter and current resume, along with at least two references.
Applications without these items will not be considered. We look forward to hearing from you!