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  • 16 Apr 2015 9:09 AM | Anonymous

    Position Available: EFDA-Surgical Assistant 

    Organization: Drake Periodontics & Implantology 

    Experience Requirements:

    *3 years of Oral Surgical Assistant experience preferred (but not required-see training wage)

    * Certified as an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant by the A.D.A.

    *Oregon Board of Dentistry: Radiological proficiency certification
    *CPR current certification

    * Detail oriented with the ability to multitask and prioritize

    * Professional attitude and appearance

    *Strong customer service skills and verbal ability

    Compensation: DOE-We will train inexperienced trainees (assts) at a training wage lower than what they will be making after 90 days of training.

    We offer a competitive salary & benefit package

    Description & Details:  Dental oral surgery practice looking for an assistant to join our team!
    A strong candidate is passionate about oral surgery, and takes pride in excellent patient care.
    This position is available now. We are looking for partime Tuesday through Thursday.


    * Assist in Dental Surgery.

    * Manage and maintain all dental inventories in a way that meets or exceeds budget.

    * Help the teams meet or exceed revenue target per month.

    * Ensure all instruments are clean, sterile, meet OSHA requirements, stocked and

    available in set ups that are highly organized and responsive to doctor and assistant


    * Assist patients and providers in gaining medical clearance required for surgical

    procedures, including scheduling patients for surgery.

    See job posting online: http://salem.craigslist.org/hea/4947790422.html

    You must submit a resume, with CURRENT job references (employers and supervisors only), and we will call you prior to checking your references. You can email this information to info@drakeperio.com.

  • 14 Apr 2015 9:54 AM | Anonymous


    Organization: Zoom+Smile (ZoomCare)

    SUMMARY OF JOB PURPOSE AND FUNCTION:  The primary purpose and function of the Dental Assistant is to work together with the Dentist and Dental Hygienist, in a team approach to dentistry promoting a continuity of dental care that is comprehensive, convenient, cost effective and efficient.

    ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES AND TASKS: Assist the dentist and hygienist during a variety of treatment procedures Implements infection control protocol - preparing and sterilizing instruments and equipment Strong customer relations skills to help patients feel comfortable before, during and after treatment Taking and developing dental radiographs, as a certified dental assistant

    SPECIAL WORKING CONDITIONS:  Ability to work at a computer to check in and out patients as well as charting.

    Ability to prioritize time to accomplish responsibilities in an efficient manner

    SCHEDULE: Full Time

    Monday - Friday


    Assistant reports to the Dentist

    Dentist reports to the Dental Director

    Dental Director reports to the Medical Director Zoom+Daily Care

    COMPENSATION: Competitive


    Certified dental assistant strongly considered

    At least one year working in a customer service environment (retail sales, hospitality, sales associate, etc.)

    Bachelor’s Degree strongly preferred

    Able to communicate effectively across multiple departments

    Able to easily navigate a computer and learn new software

    Candidates must be willing to develop dental assisting skills.

    See job posting online:  Go to https://www.zoomcare.com/careers/jobs-listings and click on the link "ZoomCare Dental Assistant.

    You can also contact Dr. William Shipley at wshipley@zoomcare.com      

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