The Dental Hygiene Program Facility Assistant has a wide range of responsibilities. These include, but are not limited to, the following general responsibilities: 1. Maintains clinical facility in a state of readiness for effective and efficient daily operation, such as patient care experiences and laboratory exercises. 2. Supports faculty as a resource. Sets up demonstrations for instructors through clinical area and laboratory preparation for practical exercises and student learning activities and experiences. 3. Issues equipment, materials and other supplies to students. 4. May assist students is specified areas of the clinical laboratory; maintains and supervises clinic support areas such as x-ray rooms and sterilization lab. 5. Maintains patient records, digital software data and runs reports in accordance with Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) requirements. 6. Disseminates relevant information pertaining to the clinical laboratory and classroom laboratory facility and work areas to the Program Director and appropriate faculty. 7. Interacts with the public and responds to patient requests for appointments and records/x-ray mailing requests. 8. Maintains inventory of clinical supplies is stock room, restocks clinic shelves and orders supplies as needed. 9. Maintains sterilization equipment, performs tests to ensure sterilization equipment is functioning optimally. 10. Opens the department each morning, initiates the clinic start up check list, sterilizes instruments and prepares the facility for the day. 11. Supports the Program’s CODA accreditation maintenance and report activities.
Candidates must have the following qualifications: 1. An Associate Degree 2. A dental background in dental assisting or dental hygiene 3. Current Basic Life Support with AEDCPR certification 4. Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel 5. Excellent interpersonal communication skills 6. Ability to multi-task 7. History of excellent attendance
Candidates must have the following qualifications: 1. An Associate Degree 2. A dental background in dental assisting or dental hygiene 3. Current Basic Life Support with AEDCPR certification 4. Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel 5. Excellent interpersonal communication skills 6. Ability to multi-task 7. History of excellent attendance 8. Dental Facility Assistant experience
Open Until Filled: Yes
Quick Link: 7669
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Please upload: 1. Resume 2. Cover letter 3. Copy of your current CPR certification card 4. Unofficial Transcripts for all certificates and/or degrees
St. Louis Community College is the largest community college system in Missouri and the second largest institution of higher education in the state with current credit enrollment each semester of almost 30,000 students. The College is accredited by the North Central Association/Higher Learning Commission. The College includes four campuses, three education centers and district administrative offices enrolling 20,000 students. We offer 15 college-transfer and 90-plus career programs in the areas of art and design, business, civil and community service, engineering and technology, health and office professions; plus continuing education, developmental, and business/industrial training programs. The College employs 1,400+ full-time faculty and staff and 2,300+ part-time faculty and staff