Allied Health - Staff/Administrative, Staff/Administrative
Rutgers School of Dental Medicine (RSDM) is currently seeking a certified Dental Assistant. Performs chair-side and desk-side duties for the Department of Restorative Dentistry within the Prosthodontics Postgraduate Program. Assists during examination and treatment of patients and dispenses dental materials and instruments. Performs clerical, sterilizing and miscellaneous tasks for the program. Serves as dispensary clerk on an as needed basis.
Takes, develops and mounts x-rays; maintains x-ray solutions and developer along with the maintenance of x-ray cleaning log.
Charts examination under the direction of the doctor.
Assists in implant procedures; maintains inventory of implant components.
Serves as back-up sterilization assistant, cleans ultrasonic units as needed.
Prepares unit for provider and patient, sets and drapes the patient to prepare for treatment.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Certified as a Dental Assistant (CDA).
Valid radiological technology license issued by the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection.
Minimum of three (3) years of dental experience is highly preferred.
Posting Number: 19ST4958
Location: Newark (RBHS)
Internal Number: 106866
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