Open Positions

Dental Assistant

Our state of the art, pediatric dental practice located in Frankfort, Illinois is hiring!  We are seeking a full time Dental Assistant who is team oriented with an outgoing, friendly personality.

Dental Assistant Qualifications and Skills:

  • 2 years of pediatric dental assisting experience with coronal polishing certification and nitrous oxide sedation monitoring certification preferred.
  • Proficient computer skills
  • Must be enthusiastic and enjoy working with children
  • Must have excellent communication skills; be able to communicate effectively with patients, parents, and team members.
  • Must have a helpful, team-oriented mindset; always mindful of the needs of the entire practice.
  • Must be flexible and understand that job duties may vary based on the needs of the practice.
  • Must be able to multi-task in a fast pace environment while achieving the highest level of patient care.
  • Eaglesoft dental software experience a plus.

Responsibilities include (but not limited to):

  • Assist pediatric dentist chairside for all dental procedures
  • Take digital radiographs
  • Maintain patient records in dental software program, charting, notes, findings, etc.
  • Present and explain treatment plans; Patient follow up
  • Instruct patients (and parents) on oral hygiene
  • Triage emergencies
  • Schedule and confirm appointments
  • Sterilization of instruments, sanitization of treatment rooms and lab in accordance with OSHA, CDC, IDPH, and ADA guidelines.
  • Provide ongoing support to other team members

Patient hours are Monday through Thursday 8:00 am-5:00 pm, with an occasional Friday morning. We start our day 20-30 minutes prior to the first patient’s arrival and usually finish our day on time. Hours vary slightly during the school year, working 1-2 days until 6:00 pm. Flexibility required.

We offer a competitive compensation based on your experience level, as well as paid vacations and holidays, health insurance (50/50 premium split), 401k retirement plan, and a uniform allowance. If you are looking forward to a rewarding career in a progressive dental office with a FUN atmosphere, send us your resume today!  [email protected]