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Oct 05, 2021
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Dental/Medical Assistant – Career Opportunity. Training offered! Yes, training offered! Imagine a career position that improves lives, touches hearts, and finishes most days between 3:30PM – 4:30PM! Direct your prior healthcare experiences (medical or physical therapy assistant, surgical tech, LPN) or your bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science, Biology, Kinesiology, Healthcare Administration, Sociology, Communications or related major into the technical and interesting field of dentistry. Hello from Perio Atlanta, the private practice of partner Dr. Lyndsay Langston and Dr. Zach Kashlan. We are seeking an eager go-getter to work closely with our clinical/surgical team to help them maximize their efficiency and provide the best patient experience. Why do the long-term staff of Perio Atlanta love their jobs? Let us share three of many awesome reasons. First: Workplace culture. A happy, purpose-filled, healthy workplace is key to our wellness. The Leader-Doctors of Perio Atlanta believe that home is where the heart is, and work can be too! Second: The positive impact on our patients. Periodontics is the dental specialty where each member of our team works in close collaboration to put the brakes on oral disease and guide our patients on the right track to restore healthy chewing function and a confident smile. Third: The tangible benefits which exceed industry standards. They include medical insurance, employer-matched 401K contribution, dental cleanings and services, professional attire, paid time off, team building incentives, and professional education. Who can apply? If you have prior dental experience, a bachelor’s degree in a “science or people” focused major, are a surgical tech, medical assistant…. please, apply! Those with steady track records in restaurant, retail, or general business who possess an eager interest to direct their career into healthcare are also qualified to apply. If you have prior training or experience in dentistry, a stable work history and excellent references, you are welcomed to apply. To be considered as a qualified candidate for this position, we additionally require: • Excellent writing skills: Tuned into sentence structure, spelling, and accurate composition so that clinical notes describing patient services are charted accurately • Fast keyboarding and solid computer skills: Would consider yourself “software savvy” • Customer service skills: Easily expresses empathy and professionalism • Clear understanding of teamwork: Recognizes there is no “I” in team! • Excellent hand-eye coordination • Passionate desire to work in the healthcare field and help others • Interest in dental anatomy and biology: Must like teeth! • Excellent references: Stability, reliability, dependability • Able-bodied to comfortably and frequently maneuver a fast-paced working environment After training, duties include: • Greeting and seating patients • Conversing and creating meaningful relationships with patients • Educating patients about treatment and preventive care • Providing expanded duty dental services as governed by the Georgia Board of Dentistry, including taking X-Rays • Becoming cross trained to cover other areas to help when in a pinch! • Participating in continuing education programs • Managing dental instruments • Setting up and breaking down rooms for procedures • Representing our office within our community • Having a rewarding career, steady employment, and a job you’ll love Compensation: This is a permanent position. You can expect 40 hours per week, Monday through Friday with an early bird start of 7:15AM. We strive to end our busy workday at 3:15PM on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, and 4:15PM on Tuesday and Thursday. Your evenings and weekends are free! We offer excellent, competitive, and rewarding compensation and benefits, including employer paid contribution towards medical insurance, 401K, vacation, uniforms, and holidays! And the intangible - Everyday, we leave work knowing the positive impact we made in the lives of others. Applying is EASY! Here are your two options: 1. Apply through Indeed. If your resume is selected, we will send you a message prompt with instructions. 2. If you want to STAND OUT in our inbox and be among the resumes we give priority, send your resume and cover letter directly to our staffing Consultants. Their email address is shared with you below and is written (as it sounds when you say it) to avoid spam grabbers. Send your resume and cover letter of interest directly to Carol Paige and Paige Healey at: DentalSpecialistGA at gmail dot com Please: Only contact us via the email address above. Do check your email and watch your security settings! Qualifying candidates will first be contacted by email with additional information about the position. Thanks for your interest!