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Dental Assistant

Iowa City, IA

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IOWA CITY - The University of Iowa’s College of Dentistry has several Dental Assistant openings.  UI offers an exciting opportunity to work in a teaching environment with dental students/health care professionals of tomorrow providing clinical chairside dental assistance to faculty and graduate dental students in treatment of dental patients. Interacting with patients, assisting with the management of patients, training dental students in operation of the clinic, developing radiographs, and chair-side dental assisting. Will assist multiple providers.  Hours are typically Mon.-Fri., 8-5.  


UI provides a liberal benefit pkg including: 21-36 pd holiday/vacation days/year (based on length of employment); up to 18 pd sick days/year; retirement, health & life insurance plans; staff-tuition scholarship eligibility after 1 year.  


Transportation via UI vanpool possible for individuals in outlying communities. 


Competitive salaries.  Applicants must have:  successful completion of ADAA accredited dental assistant program or 24 full-time months chairside dental assisting experience in 4-handed dental practice; Iowa certificate of dental assistant registration; and State of Iowa radiology certification.


 University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Posted 11/22/17

Job ID: 30563399