** At this time we are only accepting applications from certified EFDAs. Full
As an Expanded Function Dental Assistant, you will organize and maintain lab
equipment, take and develop X-rays and provide comprehensive post-operative
dental procedures to patients.
Additional responsibilities of the Expanded Duties Dental Assistant include:
Taking and recording medical and dental histories and patient vital signs
Assisting the dentist in managing dental emergencies
Improving your clinical skills and acumen through participation in continuing
education and training opportunities offered by Heartland Dental
Hours vary, must be available some early mornings and a late afternoon.
Job Requirement - Expanded Function Dental Assistant – EFDA – Dental Assistant :
As an Expanded Function Dental Assistant, you must have a positive and outgoing
personality, exceptional interpersonal verbal and written communication skills,
excellent patient care skills and strong organizational skills.
Additional requirements for the Expanded Duties Dental Assistant include:
Superior working knowledge of dental procedures and terminology
Ability to build rapport with patients
Good manual dexterity
Computer proficiency and the ability to learn new programs
Ability to travel at least once every other month for training, occasionally
Dental assisting school certificate is a plus
Previous work experience in a dental practice is a plus
Heartland Dental provides all employees and applicants for employment the
protections of federal, state, and local laws affording equal opportunity in
Why join a Heartland Dental supported office?
If you are a reliable and positive individual looking for career satisfaction
and continuing educational opportunities, join our team! A Heartland Dental
supported office is seeking a friendly Expanded Duties Dental Assistant to
support the clinical treatment care of our patients. As an Expanded Duties
Dental Assistant, you will play a large role in the provision of effective and
trustworthy dental services. You will sustain patient comfort, soothe upset
patients, listen to their needs and educate them on dental procedures. You will
also manage clinical supplies, work efficiently to maintain the supported
dentist’s schedule and adhere to all OSHA and company safety policies.
We understand that you work hard, which is why each supported location provides
an excellent compensation and benefits package. Additionally, Heartland
Dental’s extensive training and continuing education opportunities are
unparalleled and exceed industry norms. Each supported location invests heavily
in your professional and personal growth and wants to see you succeed. If your
career ambitions include leadership and further advancement, our network of
supported locations offer many opportunities to help you meet your goals.
Heartland Dental’s network of supported locations is expected to double in size
within the next five to seven years and new opportunities will be created to
support that growth.
Medical and prescription drug insurance
Free dental services for yourself and your dependents minus lab fees
Vision care support
xxx(K) retirement plan
6 paid holidays off
Team-focused, uplifting and educational work culture
Potential for 2 weeks vacation available