Dental Assistant – Endodontics, College of Dentistry

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The University of Iowaxe2x80x99s College of Dentistry is looking for a full-time Dental Assistant to join us as a key member of our team in Endodontics to work alongside faculty and residents. The College of Dentistry offers the unique opportunity to work in a teaching environment, where each day will bring new challenges. For a full job description, please send an e-mail to Assist Doctors and Graduate students at chairside with Dentistry procedures ranging from examination to restoratives and surgical treatment. Maintain safe work environment and use appropriate protective equipment observe OSHA guidelines. Maintain and restock supplies and maintain a clean, aseptic operatory and laboratory area. Expose and process radiographs digital, CBCT scans as requested. Ability to operate necessary machines and instruments used in Endodontic Dental Assistant duties. Assist in sophomore lab. Take digital radiographs. Distribute supplies. Dental Assistant xe2x80x93 GC25 (Merit) College of Dentistry xe2x80x93 Endodontics Salary: $44, 560.96 Schedule: Monday xe2x80x93 Friday, 8:00am xe2x80x93 5:00pm May require occasional overtime. An advanced starting salary may be possible based on exceptional qualifications. MINIMUM ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS: 1. Successful completion of a CODA accredited dental assistance program or one-year full time equivalency in chairside assistant experience assisting in four-handed method of dentistry. 2. Must have a current certificate of registration to practice as a dental assistant issued by the Iowa Board of Dental Examiners (QDA) 3. Must possess current Iowa certificate of proficiency in dental radiography (QDA) 4. No additional work experience beyond the requirements for this position 5. May require Expanded Functions (EF-1 and/or EF-2) based on specific needs assigned by provider. Desirable Qualifications: Endodontics experience Demonstrates excellence in patient care Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills Current DANB Dental Assistant Certification Experience with Electronic Health Records In order to be considered for an interview, applicants must upload a resume (and mark as xe2x80x9cRelevant Filexe2x80x9d) to their submission. Job opening are posted for a minimum of 10 calendar days. This job may be removed from posting and filled any time after the minimum posting period has ended. For questions or additional information, please contact Successful candidates will be required to self-disclose any conviction history and will be subject to a criminal background check and credential/education verification.

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