Dental AssistantRequisition Number:
7A340: Dentistry-Faculty Patient CareWork Location:
Lexington, KYGrade Level:
$12.50-18.67/hourType of Position:
StaffPosition Time Status :
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1 yrRequired License/Registration/Certification:
Sitting for long periods of time, repetitive motion, and bloodborne/airborne pathogens.Shift:
Day shift; Monday-Friday.Job Summary:
Under the general supervision of the clinic manager and Staff Dentist(s) to assist dentist with daily patient schedules by doing four handed, chair-side, or expanded duty dental assisting.Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:
Attention to detail and accuracy, excellent communication and customer service skills, dependability, communication, and initiative.Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :
Experience as a dental assistant preferred. Ability to speak and read English and Spanish highly preferred.Deadline to Apply:
04/15/2021University Community of Inclusion:
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