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Dental Assistant Job in Chicago, IL 60637
(Job ID: 339681)

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Location

Chicago, IL 60637

Details

DATE POSTED/UPDATED

Jul 07, 2021

JOB TYPE

Permanent

DAYS OF WEEK

Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, Sat

JOB ID / STATUS

#339681 ACTIVE

Description

A general dental practice seeks an upbeat personality to work with a highly- trained team of professionals. We aim to provide the highest level of customer service in our modern facility, and work diligently at making the dental visit a positive experience! Don’t even call unless you are the best and can prove it. The salary you earn is based off your performance and skill set. We hire star performers, not backgrounds. Young or old—if you have the stuff, we’ll know. Will train someone who has everything we want. We offer performance rewards and bonuses. Must be polite, a team player, flexible, passionate about their job and an effective communicator. Come and help us continue to change lives. We have a superb reputation and need real stars to help us to keep growing. We offer a broad range of dental services. The ideal candidate will be proficient at performing all of the following tasks: *pre-diagnosis *accurately taking all types of diagnostic records (x-rays, photographs, impressions, etc.) * fitting and adjusting occulusal guards and other removable appliances * chairside whitening * fabricating temporaries for crowns and bridges- MUST BE ABLE TO PERFORM * implant procedures *orthodontic assisting is highly preferred but not required Diligent infection control is paramount for this position on our team. If you are an exceptionally clean, neat, and organized person in your everyday life, this will be a great fit for you. While assisting with a procedure, you will need to allow the doctor to clearly see the tooth being worked on, and utilize superior suction and isolation techniques. Competently banding and wedging teeth for restoration is vital for this opportunity. You should also feel comfortable using and maintaining lab equipment and other essential dental equipment, as this would be an important part of your daily routine. In addition to the items above, you will be communicating with laboratories and tracking their cases, inventorying and ordering dental supplies within budget. OSHA/HIPAA and CPR certifications are a major plus. This important full-time position is a wonderful fit for someone who: * is very reliable and only in rare emergencies cannot work (other than properly scheduled time off). * Communicates appropriately and effectively to patients, other team members, and the doctor. *Is able to put patients at ease, as well as converse with them in a friendly and professional manner. *Has a great attitude and willing to be a team player. Working knowledge of Dentrix and Dexis dental software is REQUIRED. Intermediate working knowledge of Microsoft office is preferred. Only candidates with at least 2 years dental assisting experience will be considered. We offer a competitive benefits package including: *4 different medical plans to choose from *Free dental care for staff and discounts for spouses and children *Monthly bonus opportunities * Paid Time Off (PTO) and much, much more! Salary: Based upon proven skills