Dental Dispensaries Assistant I-(SCHOOL OF DENTISTRY/CLINICAL SERVICES) at UTHealth in Houston, Texas

Posted in General Business 10 days ago.

Type: Full-Time





Job Description:


Position Summary:

Provides routine skills in dental dispensary operations, central sterilization operations and patient ca

Position Key Accountabilities:

  • Cleans, disinfects, packages and sterilizes dental and surgical instruments.
  • Orders and dispenses instruments, dental materials and supplies to students and faculty.
  • Sets up sterile instrument trays for surgical procedures.
  • Operates ultrasonic cleaners and sterilizers.
  • Maintains inventory level and records.
  • Assists in periodic or annual inventory as required.
  • Maintains security of University property in work areas.
  • Ensures proper utilization and compliance with clinic equipment loan policies.
  • Performs other duties assigned.
  • Certification/Skills:

    Basic Computer skills preferred.

    Minimum Education:

    High School or equivalent.

    Minimum Experience:

    No experience required; one year experience in customer service, central sterilization, receiving, storing, issuing, and accounting for dental materials and property preferred.

    Physical Requirements:

    Exerts up to 50 pounds of force occasionally and/or up to 20 pounds frequently and/or up to 10 pounds constantly to move objects.

    Security Sensitive:

    This job class may contain positions that are security sensitive and thereby subject to the provisions of Texas Education Code § 51.215