Dental Assistant II - Prev & Comm Dentistry - College of Dentistry at Careerbuilder in Iowa City, Iowa

Posted in Other 8 days ago.





Job Description:

MINIMUM ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:



1. Successful completion of an ADAA dental assistance program or two years of chairside assistant experience assisting in four-handed method of dentistry.
2. Must have a current certificate of registration to practice as a dental assistant issued by the Iowa Board of Dental Examiners.
3. Must possess current Iowa certificate of proficiency in dental radiography.


Applicants must have the following, by time of appointment :



1. Successful completion of ADAA-accredited dental assistant program or 24 full-time months chairside dental assisting experience in four-handed dental practice.
2. Must have a current certificate of registration to practice as a dental assistant issued by the Iowa Board of Dental Examiners.
3. Must possess current Iowa certificate of proficiency in dental radiography.


HIGHLY Desirable:



1. Experience working with special needs patients and/or those who have medical, psychological, or behavioral health challenges, including the frail elderly.


Desirable :


1. Certified Dental Assistant;
2. Expanded Function Certification;
3. 2 years dental assisting experience;
4. Ability to communicate concepts effectively; and
5. Experience working with electronic health records.


In order to be considered for an interview, applicants must upload a resume (and mark as "Relevant File") to their submission.
Job openings are posted for a minimum of 10 calendar days. This job may be removed from posting and filled any time after the minimum posting period has ended. For questions or additional information, please contact COD-Requisitions@iowa.uiowa.edu .
Successful candidates will be subject to a criminal background check.


Additional Information

  • Classification Title: Dental Assistant II
  • Appointment Type: Merit
  • Schedule: Full-time
Compensation
  • Pay Level: 08
  • Starting Salary Minimum: $35328.96
Contact Information
  • Organization: College of Dentistry
  • Contact Name: COD-Requisitions@iowa.uiowa.edu
  • Contact Email: COD-Requisitions@iowa.uiowa.edu