Expanded Duties Dental Assistant – EDDA – Dental Assistant
Heartland Dental Care - Sarasota, FL

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Why Join Heartland Dental Care?

If you are a reliable and positive individual looking for career satisfaction and continuing educational opportunities, join our team at Heartland Dental Care! We are seeking a friendly Expanded Duties Dental Assistant to support the clinical treatment care of our patients. As an Expanded Duties Dental Assistant with Heartland, you will play a large role in the provision of effective and trustworthy dental services. You will sustain patient comfort, soothe upset patients, listen to their needs and educate them on dental procedures. You will also manage clinical supplies, work efficiently to maintain the dentist’s schedule and adhere to all OSHA and company safety policies.

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

As an Expanded Duties Dental Assistant with Heartland Dental Care, 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 Care

Job Requirements

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

As an Expanded Duties Dental Assistant with Heartland Dental Care, 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, occasionaly overnight

Dental assisting school certificate is a plus

Previous work experience in a dental practice is a plus

Benefits

At Heartland Dental Care, we understand that our employees work hard, so we offer an excellent compensation and benefits package as well as continuing educational opportunities that exceed the industry norm. Our extensive training and continuing education opportunities are unparalleled. Finally, we invest heavily in our employees and prefer to promote from within. If your career ambitions include leadership, we have many opportunities for you. Our business is expected to double in size within the next five to seven years and new positions will be created to support our growth.

Additional benefits:
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 vacation available

About Heartland Dental Care

Heartland Dental Care is a collection of 375 affiliated hometown dental offices that currently reside in 19 states. Our company is comprised of over 5,000 employees. Heartland Dental Care provides dentists and team members' leadership and support through continuing education and services such as staffing, human resources, purchasing, marketing, administration, financial and information technology.
We proudly invite you to Come Grow with Us!

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