Job Description

Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health at A.T. Still University is seeking applications for a full-time Dental Assistant to work in the Orthodontics program at the Mesa Clinic. Responsibilities include: Assisting students, residents and faculty while treating patients; Ensuring operatories/cabinets are fully stocked; Maintaining supply levels in Orthodontic Unit; Maintaining organization and cleanliness of Orthodontic Unit; Maintaining suction lines, traps and DUWL; Sterilization and management of instruments.

Skills / Requirements

High school diploma or equivalent. Must be CPR and X-Ray certified, as well as trained and certified to provide chairside assistance for Orthodontics residents and faculty. Must have 2-3 years previous dental assisting experience, CDA preferred. Knowledgeable in OSHA standards, aseptic procedures, HIPAA regulations, sterilization, infection control, and all dental procedures and supplies. Professional appearance and strong communication, facilitation, and organizational skills a must. Must also have basic computer skills and experience with Dolphin software is preferred.

Important Notes

Must be CPR and X-Ray certified