Assist a dentist, dental resident, or dental student in the treatment of patients as outlined in the State of Florida Dental laws.
Assist with dental operatory set-up; assist at chairside providing dental support services. Mix cements, pour models, and prepare bite guards. Work with faculty and staff to insure the delivery of aseptic dental care to patients.
Work with faculty and staff to insure the delivery of aseptic dental care to patients.
Expose, develop, and mount x-rays. Instruct patients in oral hygiene. Package and sterilize clinical supplies and instruments. Assist in organizing and controlling the use of clinical supplies.
Greet and prepare patients for treatment. Establish rapport with the patient in order to relieve their anxiety. Schedule and coordinate patient appointments. Maintain daily records and patient charts. Collect patient data pertaining to clinical research.
Maintain and clean office and reception areas. Perform other clerical duties as assigned.
A high school diploma and one year of appropriate experience. Appropriate college course work or vocational/technical training may substitute at an equivalent rate for the required experience.
• Working knowledge of all phases of dental treatment.
• Ability to plan, organize, and coordinate work assignments
• Ability to handle language and cultural diversity
• Ability to perform multiple tasks and make independent decisions in a stressful environment
Health Assessment Required:
Special instructions to applicants:
This position is located in Seminole, FL.
If you are a Florida resident claiming veteran’s preference, please upload a copy of your DD-214 with your application for consideration.