The hourly pay rate for this position ranges from $22.56 - $28.22/hour.
All required qualifications must be documented on application materials
Graduation from an accredited dental assisting program
Current State of Minnesota Dental Assistant License *New Graduate/Trainee option below
Certified as a Dental Assistant (DANB) *Trainee option below
Current CPR Certification
Ability to communicate effectively with diverse populations
Chairside experience in Prosthodontics with emphasis in Implants, Fixed and Removable Prosthodontic procedures or experience in Periodontics, Oral Radiology, or Oral Surgery
Broad experience with knowledge of procedures and dental materials in all areas of Dentistry
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, ability to work well in a team setting and with learner providers
Must be able to multi task and adapt to changing work environment and work responsibilities
Successful experience providing dental care to a diverse patient base
Familiarity with computers, computer software, and electronic patient records
* New Graduate/Trainee option:
New graduates who are offered a Dental Assistant position at the School of Dentistry are hired with the expectation of State of Minnesota Licensure** is obtained within 4 months of hire.
** State of Minnesota Licensure requires Minnesota Jurisprudence Exam, Dental Assistant Licensure Exam and Dental Assisting National Board (DANB) Exam to apply for licensure.
Licensed Dental Assistants without DANB certification are encouraged to apply with expectation that DANB certification is obtained within 3 months of hire.
Internal Number: 340754
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