Job: ASDOH - Sterilization & Orthodontic Dental Assistant Float

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Job Description

Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health at A.T. Still University is seeking applications for a full-time Sterilization & Orthodontic Dental Assistant Float to work in the Orthodontic and Advanced Care Clinic. Responsibilities include: Daily sterilization of used instruments; breakdown and set-up of units; Assisting Orthodontic Residents as needed; Ensuring dental unit is stocked with supplies; Maintaining organization and cleanliness of unit; Maintaining suction lines, traps and DUWL; Taking I-CAT images and other radiographs as needed for center patients; Cross training for Supply Room Coordinator duties to fill in when needed; Maintaining dental equipment inventory and supply control systems as needed; Check-out clean instruments to students, residents and/or faculty; Other duties as assigned.

Skills / Requirements

A high school diploma or equivalent and possess a dental assistant certification (CDA).  Must have one to two years previous dental assisting experience.  Must be CPR and X-Ray certified.   Needs to have strong communication, facilitation, and organizational skills.  Knowledgeable in OSHA standards, aseptic procedures, HIPAA regulations, sterilization, and all dental procedures and supplies.  Basic First-Aid BLS and AED Training.

Important Notes

Must be CPR and X-Ray certified