Dental Assistant Certified - McDowell Dental Clinic

Job Description

Dental Assistant Certified
Req #: 21067
Department: McDowell Dental Clinic
Facility Name: McDowell Healthcare Center
City: Phoenix
Schedule: Grant - Full Time 40 Hours Per Week
Shift: Days
Salary: N10 $13.70 - $20.56 per hour
Hours:
Job Details:
  • Under the direction of the Dental Manager and Dentist, this position provides professional skilled age specific patient care. This position demonstrates the professional skills and behaviors to promote comprehensive, cost effective, and meaningful dental care for consumers in a diverse environment. Under the general supervision of a licensed Dentist, assists in chair-side procedures and performs all clinical duties and functions regarding patient care. Provides secretarial and technical related services for the neonate thru geriatric patient population of the Dental Clinic.

    Qualifications:

    Requires a High school diploma or GED certificate. Prefer completion of Dental Assistant Course. Requires previous relevant patient care experience in a dental setting. Prefer at least three (3) years experience as a dental assistant. Requires Dental Radiography Certification. Requires BLS. A BLS card obtained through an approved American Heart Association (AHA) training center is preferred and will be required within 3 months. Requires the ability to read, write and speak effectively in English. Bilingual is preferred. Must have ability to work with culturally diverse people. Requires excellent communication, time management and leadership skills.



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  • Medical, dental and vision coverage
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  • Generous PTO + 10 holidays per year
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