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Orthodontic Assistant (Traveling)

Orthodontic Assistant (Traveling)

Job ID 
2017-4016
# of Openings 
5
Job Locations 
US-MD-Columbia
Type 
Regular Full-Time
Category 
Healthcare

More information about this job

Overview

We are growing and are looking to add a few full-time traveling Orthodontic Assistants to our team. This position will be working between the following dental offices: Monday - Glen Burnie, Tuesday - Annapolis, Wednesday - Frederick, Thursday - Westminster, and Friday - Baltimore (Nottingham area). Candidate must have reliable transportation to travel between these dental offices. In addition to a competitive salary, plus benefits, a travel allowance will be provided. Candidate must be either a Certified Orthodontic Assistant or Expanded Function Dental Assistant, and have an x-ray license for the state of Maryland; prior orthodontic assistant experience is helpful, however, not required.
As one of the country's largest dental support organizations, we have more than 280 affiliated dental practices throughout thirteen states. Formed in 1991, Dental Care Alliance is a ground-breaking dental support organization created by dentists, and focused on improving the well-being of both patients and dentists.

Responsibilities

Orthodontic Assistants play an important role in the overall operations of our dental practice. They perform chair side assisting with preparing and maintaining dental instruments and instrument transfer; deliver patient personal oral hygiene instructions; prepare dental materials to include cements and impression materials, removing excess cement from brackets and orthodontic bands; pour impressions and trimming plaster models for labs and presentation; conduct instrument cleaning, sterilization/Disinfection, re-circulation, and operatory disinfection; bracket set-up, among other clinical duties.
 

Qualifications

Desired skills:


- Must have a Certified Orthodontic Assistant (COA) license, or Expanded Function Dental Assistant (EFDA) license for the state of Maryland
- Recent Certified Orthodontic Assistant (COA) or Expanded Function Dental Assistant (EFDA) grads are welcome to apply!
- Must have an x-ray license for the state of Maryland
 
 
Benefits:
 
In addition to a competitive salary, we offer full-time employees benefits to include: medical; dental; life; vision; paid time off; and 401k to name a few.
 
 
 
 
 
 
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