Employment

Swing/Floater Dental Assistant- Orthodontics

Chief Purpose of the Position
This position functions as a Dental Assistant for the Orthodontic practice. The employee will serve as a dental professional that circulates assistance to orthodontic residents, patients, and the other orthodontic assistants. The employee will assist other staff members in preparing the clinic, stock inventory, pour alginate impressions, and making clear retainers.

Knowledge, skills, and abilities required

  • Works well with other team members towards a common goal
  • Uses time and equipment in an efficient and effective manner
  • Takes part in implementing long and short term objectives that are consistent with the organization’s mission, vision, and goals
  • The Assistant will demonstrate customer service skills
  • Make patient care a priority
  • Communication, listening, verbal, and written skills
  • Basic computer knowledge

Education level and experience required

  • BLS and CPR certification preferred
  • Dental x-ray certification required
  • Itero scanner experience preferred
  • High School diploma or equivalent required
  • Computer skills preferred, with experience using Microsoft Office Suite and Email

Hiring Range: commensurate with experience

Brief Summary of Benefits: Benefits for this position include, but are not limited to Health and Group Life Insurance, Vision, Dental Care Discounts (not insurance), 401k Profit Sharing Plan, and Paid Holidays. After completion of 90 days, you are eligible for Paid Time Off (PTO) Leave, a Uniform Allowance or Uniform, and Professional Development/Tuition Assistance. After completion of 6 months, you are eligible for Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, Life Insurance, and Flexible Spending Accounts.

EEO Statement: VCU Dental Care is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate against employees or applicants for employment on any legally recognized basis including, but not limited to: veteran status, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, and/or age.

Please submit your resumes and cover letters to dentistryhr@vcu.edu. In the subject line please reference the position title. Additionally, referrals are always welcome, email their resumes and cover letters to the above email as well.

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Please submit your resumes and cover letters to dentistryhr@vcu.edu. In the subject line please reference the position title. Additionally, referrals are always welcome, email their resumes and cover letters to the above email as well.

 

Updated on Tue, 13 Apr 2021 10:09:49 EDT


VCU Dental Care is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer. We do not discriminate against employees or applicants for employment on any legally-recognized basis including, but not limited to: veteran status, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability and/or age.