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Expanded Duties Dental Assistant - Clarksville, IN

Expanded Duties Dental Assistant - Clarksville, IN

Requisition ID 
2017-21745
Job Locations 
US-IN-Clarksville
Category 
Dental Assistant

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Overview

EXPANDED DUTIES DENTAL ASSISTANT - Clarksville, IN

We are looking for a self-motivated and goal oriented Expanded Duties Dental Assistant to join our team! If you value opportunity for growth, a family friendly environment, work-life balance and building relationships with your team then we would love to speak with you! We are very patient centered and we are looking for an Expanded Duties Dental Assistant who wants to maximize their skills and grow to their best ability in a positive, reinforcing environment!

Keep in mind that we offer great medical, vision, dental, 401k options and continuing education! If you are looking to grow and join a great team, apply today!

Benefits Include:

  • Medical and prescription drug insurance
  • Free dental services for yourself and your dependents minus lab fees
  • Vision care support
  • Life insurance
  • 401(K) retirement plan
  • 6 paid holidays off
  • Team-focused, uplifting and educational work culture
  • Potential for 2 weeks of paid time off available

Responsibilities


As an Expanded Duties Dental Assistant at a Heartland Dental supported office, you will organize and maintain lab equipment, take and develop X-rays and provide comprehensive post-operative dental procedures to patients.

Additional responsibilities of the Expanded Duties Dental Assistant include:

  • Taking and recording medical and dental histories and patient vital signs
  • Assisting the dentist in managing dental emergencies
  • Improving your clinical skills and acumen through participation in continuing education and training opportunities offered by Heartland Dental

Qualifications

Requirements:

 

Job Requirement - Expanded Duties Dental Assistant – EDDA – Dental Assistant:

 

As an Expanded Duties Dental Assistant, you must have a positive and outgoing personality, exceptional interpersonal verbal and written communication skills, excellent patient care skills and strong organizational skills.

Additional requirements for the Expanded Duties Dental Assistant include:

  • Superior working knowledge of dental procedures and terminology
  • Ability to build rapport with patients
  • Good manual dexterity
  • Computer proficiency and the ability to learn new programs
  • Ability to travel at least once every other month for training, occasionally      overnight
  • Dental assisting school certificate is a plus
  • Previous work experience in a dental practice is a plus

 

Heartland Dental provides all employees and applicants for employment the protections of federal, state, and local laws affording equal opportunity in employment.

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