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Orthodontic Dental Assistant Job in Lakeland, FL (239541)

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Job Details
Job Id/Status: 239541 / ACTIVE
Job Posted/Updated:01/09/2019
Position:Dental Assistant
Specialty:Orthodontic
Job Type:Perm
Days of Week:Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur
Location: Lakeland, FL 33813
 
Description
We are a growing orthodontic office, and we are looking for someone who wants to be a part of our orthodontic family. The ideal candidate is an Expanded Function Dental Assistant with a very positive attitude, a strong work ethic, a self- starter, a team player, very friendly and who takes great pride in their job. Excellent communication skills. Bilingual a huge plus. All required certifications for dental assisting a must. Needs to be comfortable with computers. Pay will commensurate with experience/qualifications, health insurance, paid vacation and paid holidays. At least 1-year experience as a clinical ORTHODONTIC assistant is preferred. Part time and full-time openings available 4-5 days a week. Duties include but are not limited to: •Provide excellent customer service •Seat patients, sterilize and disinfect instruments, set up instrument trays, prepare materials and assist orthodontist during procedures. •Perform orthodontic adjustments, deliver appliances, assist doctor with placing brackets •Take digital x-rays (must be certified) •Take Invisalign scans and assist in delivering trays •Clean and set up operatories for next patient •Maintain workstations and areas well stocked •Adheres to all OSHA and HIPAA standards •Discuss home care instructions with patient •Observe professional dress code •Perform all other duties as assigned •Abide by all company policies and procedures