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Orthodontic Dental Assistant Job in River Forest, IL (212328)

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Job Id/Status: 212328 / EXPIRED
Job Posted/Updated:04/25/2018
Position:Dental Assistant
Job Type:Perm
Days of Week:Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri
Location: River Forest, IL 60126
Are you an amazing dental or orthodontic assistant seeking to be part of a great team and practice? Do you want to have a role in building a best in class team and a high quality patient experience? We’ve been waiting for you! Our state of the art, growing orthodontic practice is seeking just the right person to round out our fantastic clinical team and help us reach the next level in our pursuit of excellence. The ideal candidate will have: * An outstanding attitude that exudes energy, fun and is team focused * The ability to work in a fast paced environment while maintaining a calm and efficient work flow * A desire to make our patients happy and satisfied * Excellent skills with hands/manual dexterity * Strong communication skills (verbal and written) * Customer service experience * A desire to develop personally and professionally to reach your full potential * Bi-lingual Spanish speaker is a plus! What your day will look like: * Greet and assist our patients efficiently with care, concern, and enthusiasm * Build an exceptional rapport with patients, parents, and staff – create excitement about being in our office! * Assist the orthodontist at the chair for doctor-time procedures * Work independently for non-doctor time procedures * Anticipates orthodontist's needs and be prepared for next steps * Enter concise and accurate notes in electronic patient treatment records * Provide oral hygiene and home care instructions to patients * Perform sterilization procedures * Take patient records (digital photos and X-rays * Basic lab fabrication (Essix retainers) What we offer: * Competitive starting salary, with incredible growth potential as you meet skill and role requirements * An amazing team and orthodontist with a clear vision. We believe anything is possible if we work together! * Ongoing training, team building and communication to provide you with the tools you need to succeed * Free orthodontic treatment for you and your family Experience is preferred but we are willing to train the right person who possesses the qualities listed above. If you are seeking an opportunity to grow and fulfill your potential, please send us your resume with a cover letter telling us why you think you would be the perfect person for our team!