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Job Id/Status: 233857 / EXPIRED
Job Posted/Updated:11/07/2018
Position:Dental Assistant
Job Type:Perm
Days of Week:Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri
Location: Louisvile, KY 40223
Looking for variety in your work? Do you enjoy change? Want to share your skills with multiple practices within Mortenson Family Dental? The Flex Team could be just the role for you! RESPONSIBILITIES •Personally strives to delight patients and families by creating a kind, gracious, and caring environment. •Delivers clinically excellent dental care through education quality and treatment. Assists dentist and hygienists in quality diagnosis through x-rays, verbal communication, and other dental tests as directed. •Helps ensure efficient and profitable operations by seeking patient referrals, maintaining equipment, utilizing supplies cost effectively, and posting patient charges accurately. •Follows CDC and OSHA guidelines for safety and infection control. •Completes all clinical notes according to practice guidelines before dismissing patient. •Prepares treatment room for patients by following prescribed procedures and protocols. Provides instrumentation by sterilizing and delivering instruments to treatment area; positioning instruments for dentist's access; suctioning; and passing instruments. •Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, reviewing publications, establishing personal networks, and participating in professional societies. •Promotes a "team first" attitude by demonstrating positive and caring relationships and communication with coworkers. REQUIREMENTS •EDDA Dental Assisting Certificate •1-2 years experience •Clerical Experience •X-Ray Certification/DANB (where required) •CPR Certification DESIRABLES •Dental Assistant Certificate / EDDA Certificate / EFDA Certificate •Associate's Degree •OSHA •Coronal Polishing •3-5 years experience •Open Dental •Digital X-Ray •Ultra-Sonic •Sterilizer •Autoclave •Model Trimmer IDEAL CANDIDATE The ideal Flex Team Member will be a person that loves change and is comfortable commuting to different offices within KY and Southern IN. The ability to adapt to different personalities and provide assistance where it is needed. SCHEDULE •Schedules will vary based on office need •Guarantee of 30 hours per week but will likely be 40 hours per week BENEFITS We offer a generous benefits package, which includes medical, dental and vision coverage. We also offer life insurance, short- and long-term disability, FSA/HSA accounts, xxxk, paid time off, bereavement leave, jury duty pay, 6 paid holidays, Employee Stock Ownership Program (ESOP), and an Employee Assistance Program. Any offer of employment is contingent upon the Company’s determination that the candidate has successfully passed a background check, including a drug screen. We are an equal opportunity employer and consider all qualified candidates equally.