Dispensary Assistant - School of Dental Medicine-18001308

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Dispensary Assistant - School of Dental Medicine-18001308

Tufts University School of Dental Medicine (TUSDM) offers one of the most forward-looking educational environments in dental medicine in the country. Since its founding in 1868, TUSDM has been committed to leadership in education, patient care, research, and community service. Students obtain an interdisciplinary education, integrated with medicine, with access to training in dental specialties. Clinics managed at TUSDM provide quality comprehensive care to more than 20,000 individuals annually. Nationally and internationally, the School promotes health and educational programs and researches new procedures, materials, and technologies to improve oral health. In the pre-doctoral clinic, comprehensive patient care is provided by student dentists under the direct supervision of dental faculty.

The Dispensary Assistant is responsible for organizing and stocking inventory, issuing and receiving instruments. Responsible for equipment control and security of dental equipment and instrument cassettes. Maintains a clean, well-organized work area, and provides excellent customer service to students and staff in Dental Clinics.

Basic Requirements:

  • 1-3 years related experience.
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Basic computer skills.
  • Ability to lift 30 lbs. with or without accommodation.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Vocational/Technical training or Certified Dental Assistant desirable.
  • Knowledge of dental instruments.

Special Work Schedule Requirements:

This position will have the following hours (may be adjusted as needed):

Monday - Thursday 10:30 AM - 7:30 PM; Friday's 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Weekend work is required for student licensing exams. The hours are 6:00am-6:00pm Saturday and Sunday. Approx. 5-8 events per year.

An employee in this position must complete all appropriate background checks at the time of hire, promotion, or transfer.

Equal Opportunity Employer – minority/females/veterans/disability/sexual orientation/gender identity.

Primary Location: United States-Massachusetts-Boston
Job: Other
Organization: Clinic Materials-Dental
Employee Status: Regular
Schedule: Full-time
Job Posting: May 29, 2018, 9:55:40 AM





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Posted: 6/15/2018
Application Due: 7/3/2018
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