Dental Assistant Job Posting

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  Friday, 1 March 2019

Dental Assistant in CovingtonCovington, Louisiana 70433

  Friday, 1 March 2019
  • Job Type: PERM
  • Specialty: General
  • Days of Week: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri
  • Job Type: PERM
  • Specialty: General
  • Days of Week: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri

Description

Dental Assistant – Experience is valuable, but not required. Training Offered! The Endodontic Specialty team of Dr. Allen Sawyer is seeking a new team member to fill the role of “Dental Assistant”. If you are a trained assistant or just completed technical training, you are welcomed to apply. Additionally, if you have prior healthcare-industry experience or are a recent college graduate with an interest in healthcare, we welcome you to forward your resume, too! Individuals with majors in biology, exercise science, kinesiology, and even psychology commonly direct their careers into the fun, rewarding and technically interesting career in endodontics! What interests our office is finding a “great-fit” team member; due to our supportive and wonderful staff, we can train the right person into our technology and skills. Why do dental staff enjoy the specialty practice of endodontics? It’s fast paced, always interesting (while we discover the “root cause” of the patient’s problem), and our work makes a meaningful difference in our patients’ lives. This is a permanent, Monday - Thursday position with periodic half-days (morning only) on some Fridays. M-TH work hours, 7:30 AM – 5:30 PM (patient hours are 8-5). After training, duties will include: __Assisting with expanded duties and x-ray certification __Sterilization, room break down/set-up, instrument management __Multi-tasking with calmness and professionalism __Record documentation / utilization of our software __Attentiveness to “details, details, details” __Initiative, cooperation and collaboration with team members __Bringing your best attitude and compassion to work each day so that we give our best effort to patients and professional colleagues who depend on us. To be eligible to apply for this position, candidates must have: *****Stable work history (recent college graduates seeking their after-graduation position are welcomed are encouraged to apply, too) *****Excellent communication skills: speaking and writing *****Excellent references *****Passion to serve in the healthcare industry *****Prior dental experience is appreciated, but not required to apply *****Good hand-eye coordination *****Strong knowledge of customer service We offer an excellent wage, employer paid 401K, vacation, holidays and some “concierge medical-model” health benefits. Please – no calls, walk-ins or resume “drop offs”. Qualifying candidates will first be contacted with application instructions via email… so, please check your email. And, if you have high security settings, check your spam, too! To apply, please send your: 1. Detailed resume including complete work history and education. 2. Detailed cover letter, written specifically to address this job post, and include why you believe this position is well suited to your career goals, interests and abilities. Please send your documents to our staffing consultant, Carol Paige: DentalPost applications will be reviewed. Resumes are preferred. Thank you for your interest!