School of Dental Medicine-RC - United States - (19002225)
The University of Pittsburgh is seeking a qualified Dental Assistant for the Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery.
This position is responsible for the following duties:
- Independently performing specialized procedures and maintaining and sterilizing all oral surgery instruments/trays
- Setting up operating rooms with appropriate oral instruments for surgical procedures
- Monitoring infection control policies
- Scheduling patients and maintaining departmental supplies, clinic utilization records, and student clinic evaluations
- Supervising dental students and dental hygiene students in the skills, aseptic techniques, and methods of maintaining a modern oral and maxillofacial surgery practice
Training in and completion of an accredited dental assisting program.
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Job Classification: Staff.Dental.II
Minimum Education Level Required: High School Diploma or GED
Minimum Experience Level Required: 2-3 years experience
Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Hiring Range: $18,564.00 - $28,860.00
Relocation Offered: No
Visa Sponsorship Provided: No
Background Check: For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check
Child Protection Clearances: The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.
Required Documents: Resume, Cover Letter
Internal Number: 19002225
About University of Pittsburgh
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.