Posting Link https://www.ubjobs.buffalo.edu/postings/39196
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Posting Detail Information
The School of Dental
is seeking a Dental Assistant
. UB Dental
is a vital part of the University at Buffalo School of Dental
Medicine. As a teaching facility, we offer our dental students the
opportunity to work closely with patients of all ages. In addition,
we are a safety net for the Buffalo-Niagara region, providing
dental care for thousands of people each year throughout the
As a Dental Assistant
, you will:
Outstanding Benefits Package
- Serve as chair-side assistant to licensed dental practitioners,
and dental students (pre-doctoral, post graduate and residents) in
examination and treatment of patients in all phases of
- Obtain and replenish supplies, filing and setting up
operatories for all necessary procedures.
- Assist in regulatory compliance and keep abreast of new
developments, techniques and materials as they come about, and
insure adherence to proper infection control protocol.
Working at UB comes with benefits that exceed salary alone. There
are personal rewards including comprehensive health and retirement
plan options. We also focus on creating and sustaining a healthy
mix of work, personal and academic pursuit – all in an effort to
support your work-life effectiveness. Visit our
to learn about our benefit
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University of New York system, recognized for our excellence and
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University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity
employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply
including veterans and individuals with disabilities.
Departmental Operating Needs
Candidate must have high school diploma; and either 1 year of
experience in Dental Assisting or have graduated from an accredited
program in Dental Assisting.
- DANB Certified Dental Assistant ( CDA ) preferred.
- CPR Certification.
- 3 years of Dental Assistant experience
Weekdays - Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. to 4:30 a.m. or 11:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Special Instructions Summary
- In compliance with 10 NYCRR 2.61, Candidates will be required
to show proof of being fully vaccinated against COVID -19 upon
commencing employment. Reasonable accommodations will be considered
on a case-by-case basis for exemptions to this requirement in
accordance with applicable law.
- This is optional : please attach a CPR certification for
Basic Life Support under “Certifications.”
Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the
Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that
an applicant for employment provide his or her current
compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as
the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with
compensation. If such information has been requested from you
before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee
Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Is a background check required for this posting?
Background Check Notification
For non-internal applicants: a selected candidate will have to
complete and pass a background check prior to appointment.
Senior Dental Assistant
Deadline for Applicants
Open Until Filled
Date to be Filled
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