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Orthodontic Assistant

Orthodontic Assistant

Job ID 
2017-4032
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-FL-Jupiter
Type 
Regular Part-Time
Category 
Healthcare

More information about this job

Overview

We have an immediate opening for an Orthodontic Assistant for our Mainstreet office located in Jupiter, FL. This is a Part-time position working on Tuesdays from 9-6. We may have opportunities in other offices if willing to travel for the right candidate. The ideal candidate will have 3-4 years' experience working with Orthodontic listed on their resume. The candidate selected for this position must be X-ray certified in the state of Florida. We are looking for a team player, positive and respectful attitude to work with a great team that is growing fast.  Must be a hard worker, reliable, dependable and enthusiastic about delivering top quality care.  We offer a competitive salary, plus benefits!
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.
If you are looking for a fun and rewarding career, you have come to the right place. We offer employment opportunities that promote professional, personal, and financial growth. We work extremely hard to provide our employees with continuous professional development and a supportive work environment. Competitive wages, great benefits, and opportunities for advancement are just a few reasons why a career with us is an investment in your future; make Dental Care Alliance your employer of choice.

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:


- Certified Orthodontic Assistant (COA) for the state in which you will work
- Prior Orthodontic Dental Assistant experience is required
- X-ray certification for the state in which you will work is required 
 
 
 
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.