The Lower Sioux Dental Clinic is seeking a full-time dental assistant. This is a dental clinic within the Lower Sioux Health Care Center that seeks to provide kind, compassionate care, in a culturally competent manner. Qualified candidates will be trained dental assistants with a minimum of a basic knowledge of all general dental procedures, places a personal emphasis on delivering quality and detailed care, have good interpersonal and communication skills, assist with dental procedures and clinic support, possess well developed computer skills and ability to acquire new skills.
Under supervision of the dentist, the dental assistant is responsible for a wide range of tasks in the clinic. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, providing chairside dental assistance, patient interaction, and education, maintaining dental clinic environment, sterile technique and lab, administrative and record duties, dental lab, and radiological functions. The Dental Assistant may complete other duties as requested by the Dentist. Applicant must be a quick learner, capable of adapting to, and working in a fast changing environment.