DENTAL ASSISTING JOBS

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1. Dental Assistant

Family Dental Care – Info & Apply

Location: Crestwood, IL

Full or Part Time, $15 - $30 an hour

Summary of Job Description: A career in Dentistry? Dentistry is a growing field and we are indeed growing. Our managers earn more than college graduates and nurses. Apply for a Dental Assisting position today! Responsibilities for the Dental Assisting position include but are not limited to Sterilization of instruments; Preparing rooms; Seating and communicating with patients; Chairside assisting our doctors.

 

 

2. Dental Assistant

Toothio – Info & Apply

Location: Chicagoland Area (multiple)

Full or Part Time, $20 - $30 an hour

Summary of Job Description: We are looking for a competent dental assistant who will make the dentist’s office more efficient and pleasant for patients. Dental assistants should be well-organized with great attention to detail. You should be able to follow instructions and respect dental office regulations. We want you to be skilled in providing direct or indirect patient care and able to make office procedures as smooth as possible. Toothio is a technology platform that connects Dental professionals with Dental offices that need to fill gaps in their schedules. Dental offices gain access to high-quality dental professionals, on-demand, while dental professionals can pick up work that fits their schedules. Toothio will send you available Dental Hygienist shifts in your area directly to your phone and you can decide to accept and work the shift. Once you work the shift we will pay you as soon as you are done. We are looking for Dental Hygienists with 1+ years of experience, that are looking to set their own schedule.

 

 

3. Dental Assistant

Serene Dental – Info & Apply

Location: Bolingbrook, IL

Full Time, $15 to 25 or more based on experience

Summary of Job Description: The position is for a DENTAL ASSISTANT who is detail-oriented, self-motivated, punctual, and eager to learn in a supportive environment. Experience of at least 1-2 years in digital radiography and basic dental procedures is preferred but not required. Dentrix software experience and strong phone, analytical and verbal skills are a plus. Hours may include two evenings (Mon and Tues) and some Saturdays. Hourly wage is determined by the applicant's knowledge, experience, and skills in a dental office setting.

 

 

4. Dental Assistant

Artesa Family Dental – Info & Apply

Location: Des Plaines, IL

Summary of Job Description: Looking for an experienced and dedicated Dental Assistant to join our practice. This is a non-corporate private family office. Candidates must have graduated from a dental assisting school. You will greet patients, prepare exam rooms, and assist the dentist with exams and other dental procedures, such as fillings, root canals, crowns, implants, and extractions. You will clean rooms, the lab, and other areas as needed. When not working with patients, you will also assist with administrative tasks, including answering phones, verifying insurance, etc. We are looking for someone who has an outgoing personality and a genuine interest in helping transform patient smiles.

5. Wonderful & Fabulous Dental Assistant/Receptionist

Healthful Alternatives PC – Info & Apply

Location: 4801 W. Peterson Ave. Chicago, Illinois 60646

Part-Time, $17 to $30 Hourly (plus commission)

Summary of Job Description: This is the job ....when it opens, all the new students jump on in. One reason is that employees who come to work stay for 30+ years. Why work full-time when you can make the same salary as part-time hours? Yes, folks.... it is true we pay well for the right candidates. And we are seeking smart self-starters who want to do their best and enjoy the day while they're doing it! Dental Assistant for the general practice of dentistry in a holistic style. Chairside assisting with the chance to make dental devices and earn a commission doing so. Reception duties are made simple and slick using Eagle Soft Programming and Dexis Radiography. Modern clean office with attention to employee safety first and foremost. The right candidate can learn why they earn and be able to function in any future dental office as well!

6. Dental Assistant

Dental Care – Info & Apply

Location: Chicago, IL

Summary of Job Description: Full-time dental assistant opportunity. Higher starting pay depending on experience. Prefer some experience. Prefer the Eaglesoft experience. Prefer bilingual English and Spanish. 401k retirement, health insurance, and vacation benefits are available.

7. Dental Assistant

Lincoln Park Dental Studio – Info & Apply

Location: Chicago, IL

Summary of Job Description: Experience is required but not necessary. As an assistant, we're looking for a right-hand person. You'd be helping him on all cases, setting up his room, breaking down rooms, sterilizing and packing instruments, taking night guard impressions and bleaching impressions, taking x-rays, and making sure things in the back are running smooth. Compensation is based on experience. Parking space is available.

 

 

8. Dental Assistant

Raquel Reis Dentistry – Info & Apply

Location: Chicago, IL

Full Time

Summary of Job Description: We are a small dental office that needs a hybrid assistant. Help the dentist assist during dental treatment. Learn Digital Smile Design and take photos of patients. Schedule patient appointments. Sterilize dental instruments. Answer phone calls. Taking digital x-rays. Study models. Prepare the rooms for patients. Billing dental insurance. Verifying dental benefits, and talking to patients about their needed treatments and instructions. Ordering supplies for the office. Making payments for statements and other administrative issues that might be necessary during the day.

 

 

9. Dental Assistant

Great Lakes Dental Partners – Info & Apply

Location: Chicago, IL

Full Time

Summary of Job Description: Provide a high level of patient service and excellent chairside manner; Assist and take direction from the doctor during treatment procedures while anticipating doctor and patient needs; Take diagnostic digital radiographs; Verify, communicate, and document patient medical and dental histories and updates; Log and save appropriate patient data and doctor notes during exams and treatment procedures; Prepare treatment rooms with supplies and instruments needed for scheduled dental procedures; Proper sterilization of instruments and patient operatories; and more.

10. Dental Assistant

Sandburg Village Dental – Info & Apply

Location: Chicago, IL

Full Time, $17 to $25 Hourly

Summary of Job Description: Our boutique general dental office is looking for a motivated, organized, friendly dental assistant to help care for our patients. Experience with sterilization, four-handed dentistry, EagleSoft, digital X-rays, and intraoral cameras is a must. Making temporary crowns and experience with Invisalign a plus! Uniform services and on-site parking are provided. Close to Red Line and major bus routes. 30 hours per week, Monday-Thursday, occasional Saturdays. Send us your cover letter and resume to join our team!

11. Dental Assistant

Vincent E. Biank, DDS - Info. & Apply

Location: Oak Lawn, IL

Part-Time, $14 to $20 Hourly

Summary of Job Description: As a dental assistant the position includes assisting the dentist, setting up dental trays to provide trays for dental procedures, cleaning and sterilizing instruments, providing and stocking materials for dental procedures, and introducing patients to the office, Will train. No experience is necessary.

12. Dental & Orthodontic Assistants

Pippin Dental & Braces/Benevis - Info. & Apply

Location: Highland, Indiana

Part-Time

Summary of Job Description: Our Dental Assistants provide valuable support to the dentist and their practice, often acting as liaisons between dentist and patient. Your daily activities include setting up instrument trays, preparing materials, and assisting with dental procedures. More importantly, you’ll also keep our patients safe, managing sterilization and disinfection of instruments for care and treatment. Depending on the practice, you might conduct some of a hygienist’s tasks when needed. Nearly 100 of our Dental Assistants have been with us for over 10 years and love what they do at Benevis.

13. Dental Assistant

Cesar Otero PC - Info. & Apply

Location: Wood Dale, IL

Full Time, $19 hourly

(Bilingual- Spanish / English is a must!)

Summary of Job Description: Come join us! Private office General Dentistry, 80% of our patients are Spanish speaking, so we highly need someone that is fluent in both languages. We use 3Shape digital scanners for all crown/ bridge/ and prosthodontic work, having knowledge of digital scanning is a plus! Dentrix and Dexis software knowledge is highly recommended. Cross-training is offered. Duties: Help patients feel comfortable in the chair. Assist Dr. Otero in Dental Procedures (including root canals). Digital X-rays. Digital Impressions. Keep operatories fully stocked and clean at all times. Disinfect and Sterilize Instruments. Set - up operatories and trays accordingly for procedures. Inventory intake. Understand and be able to explain Dental Procedures to patients. Educate patients on Oral Hygiene. Polish for prophy (only if certified).

14. Dental Assistant

Mill Pond Dental Group - Info. & Apply

Location: Mokena, IL

Full Time, $17 hourly

Summary of Job Description: We are looking for an experienced and dedicated Dental Assistant to join our growing practice. Candidates must have at least one year of dental assisting experience. You will greet patients, prepare exam rooms, and help the dentist during patient examinations and other dental procedures. Between patients, you will clean exam rooms and replenish supplies. When not working with patients, you will also assist with administrative tasks, including answering phones and organizing patient records as needed.

15. Dental Assistant - $2K Sign Bonus

North American Dental Group - Info. & Apply

Location: Wheaton, IL

Full Time (10hr Shift) 4 days per week - 7:30 am-6 pm (Every other Saturday)

Summary of Job Description: Our team is ready to welcome the perfect candidate with arms (and mouths) wide open! We're constantly growing and want you to join our practice. DUTIES: Provide assistance to dentists during procedures including preparation and documentation; Educate patients on their treatment plans as well as maintaining their oral health; Provides excellent chair-side clinical support and assistance to Doctors and Hygienists which includes, but is not limited to, charting and operatory set-up and clean-up; Ability to work in a fast-paced environment possessing excellent interpersonal skills such as establishing positive relationships with our team and patients; Take dental radiographs/x-rays when prescribed along with all other dental assisting tasks, And More.

16. Dental Assistant - Endodontics

Specialty1 Partners - Info. & Apply

Location: Oakbrook Terrace, IL

Full Time

Summary of Job Description: Endodontic Assoc. of IL in Oakbrook Terrace & Naperville, IL is seeking a talented dental assistant (with experience.) We are growing and looking for top talent to join our team! We are looking for a competent dental assistant who will make our office efficient and pleasant for patients. You will ensure excellent patient service and lift administrative and basic dental tasks off the dentists’ shoulders. The dental assistant should be well-organized with great attention to detail. You should be able to follow instructions and respect dental office regulations. We want you to be skilled in providing direct or indirect patient care and able to make office procedures as smooth as possible.

17. Clinical Dental Assistant

Village Green Dental Center, P.C. - Info. & Apply

Location: Aurora, IL

Full or Part Time, $15 to $25 Hourly

Summary of Job Description: Are you looking for a position that will allow you to use all of your skills in a FUN, fast-paced environment? We are a rapidly expanding dental office looking for a full-time dental assistant to join our amazing team! Our patients are always first here at Village Green, where we thrive on building relationships with them and our team! Ask us how we can help you grow personally & professionally in our strong cultured environment. 8 or 12-hour shifts.

18. Dental Assistant

Advocate Health Care - Info. & Apply

Location: Chicago, IL

Summary of Job Description: 1)Assists the dentist at the chairside using the 4-handed technique for the transfer of instruments and materials. 2)Insures that all instruments and supplies are available for the planned procedure. 3)Maintains a dry working area for the dentist using suction. 4)Exposes and processes dental radiographs. 5) Sets up and breaks down the treatment room between patients. 6)Maintains tray set-ups for various dental procedures. Ensures instruments and equipment are properly disinfected/sterilized between patients. 7)Insures the assigned treatment room is adequately stocked and maintained at all times. 8)Performs laboratory duties which include pouring up, trimming, and separating models. And More.

19. Dental Assistant

Choices in Dentistry – Email Hiring Manager

Location: Chicago, IL (Downtown)

Summary of Job Description: We need a committed dental assistant to join our amazing team. Modern, upscale, fee-for-service Chicago loop office with views of Lake Michigan. The small team works well together on a 4 days work week that creates 4-day weekends twice a month.  New dental assistant graduates will make an hourly rate of $20.00.  Paid holidays after 3 months and vacation and 401k  eligibility after 1 year.  This is a wonderful opportunity and a great place to fine-tune your dental assisting skills! 

If interested, please call 312-368-8771 or send a resume to therese@choicesindentistry.com

20. Dental Assistant

AHS Family Health Center - Info. & Apply

Location: Chicago & Niles, IL

Full Time

Summary of Job Description: Seeking full-time dental assistants for busy community health center dental offices, positions available in Chicago 60659 and Niles locations. Position eligible for 401k + match paid to time off, paid sick leave, 10 paid holidays per year, and employer contributions to medical/dental coverage. 40 hours/week. AHS Family Health Center (AHSFHC) is a non-profit Federally Qualified Health Center with a mission to provide culturally competent and linguistically appropriate quality and compassionate healthcare services to the Asian American community and to all other underserved and underprivileged communities in Chicagoland.

21. Bilingual Dental Assistant

Pillars Community Health – Email Hiring Manager

Location: 110 Calendar Ave., La Grange, IL

Summary of Job Description: Under the general supervision of the Dental Services Supervisor, the DA provides skilled dental clinical support to assist the Dentist(s) and Hygienist(s) in the dental operatory. Assist with referrals, sets up operatory, sterilize tools, sanitize chairs and equipment according to standard, monitor patients during treatment, provides clerical, clinical, and maintenance support for the effective functioning of the Dental Center; provide interpretation services between patient and provider(s) as necessary helping patients maintain and improve their oral health. Treats patients professionally and with dignity—demonstrated Competencies: Chairside assistance. Coronal polishing – is preferred. Ability to communicate dental procedures and terminology to and with patients & dental professionals. Ability to work with a diverse range of personnel – protected classes of genders, races, religious backgrounds, socio-economic status, etc. Ability to multitask. Ability to prioritize multiple tasks from more than one person at a time. Must be proficient with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access, Outlook, ECW, or other EHR software). Demonstrate flexibility and a “whatever-it-takes” attitude. Ability to read and interpret maintenance instructions, procedure manuals, and Safety Data Sheets.

Questions, or For More Information, CONTACT: Ana Adan at 708-995-3787 or aadan@pchcares.org.

22. Dental Assistant

Pristine Family Dental PC - Info. & Apply

Location: Romeoville, IL

Full or Part Time

Summary of Job Description: Looking for a bright smiling personality to fill our Dental Assistant position in our office. We need a person that is a team player and is willing to fill in where needed. Experience working as a Dental Assistant and Spanish speaking preferred. Responsibilities Include: Assisting the dentist during various treatment procedures; Taking dental radiographs (x-rays); Setting up and breakdown operatory post-treatment; Managing infection control - preparing and sterilizing instruments and equipment; Providing patients with instructions for oral care following all dental treatment procedures; and More.

23. Dental Assistant

Wicker Park Dental Group - Info. & Apply

Location: Chicago, IL 60622

Full Time, Up to $45,000.00 per year

Summary of Job Description: Reach out to us and schedule an interview today! Join an amazing team and office! Our office is expanding and we are actively interviewing applicants. Read our google reviews and see what the patients are saying! If you are a new graduate please apply today. Please send your resume to www.wickerparkdentalgroup.com today. Feel free to call or text us at 773.276.5566!

24. Dental Assistant

Chicago Dental Arts - Info. & Apply

Location: Skokie, IL (& Chicago office)

Full Time

Summary of Job Description: Chicago Dental Arts is looking to hire a Dental Assistant for our Skokie location. Our office is brand new and state-of-the-art! Beautiful and clean! You can travel between two locations - Skokie and Downtown Chicago. We've been in business for over 25 years with amazing patients that will love you! Our team is growing and you will see that most of our team has been with us for 5/10/ and even 20 years plus! You need to be high integrity, reliable and kind. We use Eaglesoft and need at least 2 years of experience working in a dental office. We will ask for references and do thorough background checks. We hope to meet you soon! $20-$25/h based on experience and skill.

25. Dental Assistant - Lakeview

Webster Dental Care – Info & Apply

Location: Chicago, IL

Full Time, $19 - $22 an hour

Summary of Job Description: Come join our team of talented dental assistants who work at our busy modern dental offices! Our dental assistants are expected to perform 4-handed dentistry, including setting and cleaning up, taking radiographs, impressions, inventory, and other duties as needed. We have a supportive team and provide additional training opportunities for career development. We are looking for a team player with previous dental experience. Dentrix software experience preferred. Specialty experience is a plus. These jobs include some evening and weekend hours.

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