This job has expired

ASDOH - Lead Dental Assistant

Employer
A.T. Still University
Location
Arizona, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
Jan 19, 2022
You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.


A.T. Still University's Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health (ATSU-ASDOH) invites applications for a non-exempt Lead Dental Assistant on the Mesa, Arizona campus. This position reports to the Orthodontic Clinical Operations Coordinator. The lead dental assistant manages orthodontic dental assistants, four-handed orthodontic assisting, and clinic inventory on a daily basis to ensure clinic and sterilization runs smoothly.

Job Duties:
  • Supervise Dental Assistants (DAs) including mentorship, training, and disciplinary actions.
  • Maintain stock of supplies, inventory, instruments, equipment and place orders for new items needed.
  • Chairside four-handed Orthodontic dental assistant.
  • Enforce HIPAA and OSHA rules and regulations for all staff, faculty and residents in Ortho clinic.
  • Grant tracking of donated supplies.
  • Supply budget tracking and supply chain utilization of clinic supplies.
  • Track lab and Invisalign orders and deliveries.
  • Oversee all patient material iTero scanning and training.
  • Create, coordinate and oversee assistant assignment for daily/weekly/monthly duties.
  • Assist other department members with work as assigned.
  • Assist with new resident yearly orientation.
  • Train others within Ortho department on pano, ceph and impressions.
  • Plan and host DA hands on seminars for partner DA programs.
  • Cover areas needed within the program due to absence.
  • Coordinate materials for resident conferences.
  • Continuing education course attendance.
  • Assist with yearly DA staff reviews.
  • Assist with interview process of new DA's.
  • Other duties as assigned.
Skills/Requirements:
  • High School or GED + 1 year technical training or schooling.
  • 3-5 years’ experience orthodontic chair-side dental assisting.
  • Dolphin software, imaging software, proficient computer experience, MS Office Suite.
  • Supervisory experience including effectively managing a team, mentoring, and gaining trust in a team environment.
  • Inventory control and ordering experience.
  • Infection control and PPE procedures.
  • Sterilization, OSHA, HIPAA, chair-side assisting Dental inventory and supply management
  • CPR certification.
  • DANB x-ray certification.
  • Proficient computer skills to include Excel, Word Suite, Dolphin, Gmail Suite and Email.
  • Must be detail oriented and motivated to complete tasks in a timely manner, foster a team environment, and get along with many personality types. Work well without supervision.
  • Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 lbs.
ATSU offers a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, and vision coverages, among more. If eligible, employee-elected benefits would begin the first of the month following hire date. For more information, please visit: atsu.edu/employment/benefits .

You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalized job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert