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Orthodontic Dental Assistant Job in Jersey City, NJ 07307
(Job ID: 334469)

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Location

Jersey City, NJ 07307

Details

DATE POSTED/UPDATED

May 27, 2021

JOB TYPE

Permanent

DAYS OF WEEK

Mon, Wed, Fri, Sat

JOB ID / STATUS

#334469 ACTIVE

Description

Heights Orthodontics, a new and exciting orthodontics office located in Jersey City Heights, is searching for a talented individual to fill the roll of Orthodontic Assistant! Heights Ortho was created to provide affordable and high quality orthodontic treatment (braces and Invisalign) in a fun and engaging environment while also striving to improve our amazing community in any way possible. If you love making people smile and making a positive impact, this is the position for you! We are seeking an extremely motivated individual with excellent verbal and organizational skills with the ability to function as one of our Orthodontic Assistants. We are only looking to hire candidates who are committed to helping our company grow and are invested in the offices success! This position will form a clinical team along with our current assistants and our orthodontist, Dr. Ryan Trulby, to treat patients with braces, Inivsalign, and all other orthodontic appliances. No experience necessary (we will train you!) but dental radiology certification is highly preferred. Specific duties include: -Assist Dr. Trulby with treating orthodontic patients including: changing wires and adjusting braces, documenting patients Invisalign progress and placing Invisalign attachments, taking records (photos, intraoral scans, and x-rays), assisting in the placement of orthodontic appliances, and fabrication of laboratory appliances (retainers, aligners, etc) -Greeting patients with a positive attitude to establish a welcoming environment -Disinfecting patient areas and sterilizing orthodontic instruments -Participating in office events including community outreach efforts, continuing education courses, and others Must have: -Exemplary interpersonal skills and a positive attitude -Responsible and ready to support our growing office in any way possible -Available during all hours office is open to patients (Monday 9-7, Wednesday 9-5, and every other Saturday 9-3. Averaging 19-25 hours per week) -Ability to acquire x-ray certification (if not already in place) in order to take x-rays independently Job Type: Part-time Pay: $18.00 - $21.00 per hour