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Dental Assistant

UDA/TDS in Chicago, IL 60615
$13 - $20 an hour - Full-time


UDA/TDS in Chicago, IL 60615

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  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance

Full job description

The Dental Specialty (TDS) and University Dental (UDA) practices are seeking a FULL-TIME Dental Assistant in our Hyde Park, Chicago, Illinois location.

Work Schedule: Monday – Friday, rotating Saturdays, 30-40 hours/week

Oral Surgery Certification a huge plus!

Competitive Compensation!

If you are looking for an opportunity to join a stellar team, we are the place to be! We proudly care for each of our patients with personalized attention while providing the very best in composite and routine dentistry. Our focus is maintaining the perfect balance between patient health and aesthetic potential. The most suitable candidates will be reliable, able to work well with others and has a friendly demeanor.


Dental Assistant Day-To-Day

  • Greets patients professionally and warmly.
  • Answers and directs all incoming calls.
  • Schedules patient visits.
  • Monitors patient wait times and ensures that the work flow runs smoothly.
  • Meets non-clinical patient needs timely during visit.
  • Works with team to resolve issues that result in a positive patient experience.
  • Ensures a welcoming, pleasant environment.
  • Possesses a strong ability to problem-solve.
  • Is empathetic, resourceful, positive, optimistic, outgoing, friendly and driven.
  • Responds competently to practice demands.
  • Produces medical charts.
  • Ensures practice calendar is current.
  • Possesses a strong understanding of procedure codes.
  • Produces reports as requested.
  • Performs other non-clinical duties as assigned.

Culture is Important to Us and Should Be to You

The UDA Mission, Philosophy and Values commit each one of us to build strong relationships with our patients and teammates. We value our foundation of open communication, honesty, trust and respect, growth in our roles, as well as in our relationships. We believe that by embracing and practicing our core values, the culture created will push us forward in our ability to achieve both personal and company goals and make everyone’s experience at UDA “World Class."


· Medical, dental, vision and life insurance coverages

· 401(k) retirement plan

· Short term disability

· Long term disability

· Accident coverage

· Critical illness coverage

· PTO (paid time off)

· Paid holidays

· Free dental hygiene maintenance and check-ups

· Discounted fillings, extractions, etc.

Questions can be directed to Peg Rey, HR Manager, 630-308-8663. Consider joining our world class team and apply today!


We do not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $13.00 - $20.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift


  • Dental Assisting: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Assisting chair-side
  • Using computers to update electronic patient records

This Company Describes Its Culture as:

  • Detail-oriented -- quality and precision-focused
  • People-oriented -- supportive and fairness-focused

Benefit Conditions:

  • Waiting period may apply
  • Only full-time employees eligible

Work Remotely:

  • No