Starting at $23.50/hour (based on previous experience)
$4/hour differential on top of base pay for all hours worked over 36 in one week
Overtime pay for any hours worked over 40 in one week
Cost of continuing education credits covered
CPR certification provided
Licensing costs covered
All PPE provided
Comprehensive benefit program (Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Wellness program, Retirement Savings plan, etc.)
Understand and demonstrate proper sterilization, biohazard and infection control procedures in compliance with protocol.
Demonstrate complete knowledge of dental terminology, instruments, maintenance, and proper tray setups.
Perform all chair side procedures efficiently.
Efficiently direct patient flow through teamwork and communication.
Perform all necessary lab procedures.
Responsible for stocking treatment areas/carts and dental related facility inventory.
Uphold a positive rapport with staff members and patients at all times.
Demonstrate safe and cost-effective practices when utilizing supplies and equipment.
Assist office in achieving defined goals.
Other duties as assigned
As a Licensed Dental Assistant with our practice, you'll be the face of Metro Dentalcare and assist our providers in delivering quality, uncompromising care to patients.
The ideal candidate will:
Thrive while working on a team
Have a high attention to detail
Exemplify great work ethic
Act professionally towards colleagues and patients alike
Demonstrate efficiency and time management skills in their work
Put patient care at the highest priority
Successful completion of a dental assisting educational program
A current Minnesota Dental Assistant License is required or in process of obtaining to perform expanded functions to qualify for this position
Demonstrate a working knowledge of dental records and documentation.
Ability to perform basic computer functions.
Comply with protocols and standards.
Exercise knowledge of dental instruments and terminology.
Support shared vision and values.
American Dental Partners, Inc.