Each of the jobs listed below has a minimum education requirement. As NC provides job opportunities for past

graduates as well as new graduates, some of the opportunities do not require job experience (suitable for new graduates),

while others are for more seasoned graduates and require years of experience in the field.

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1. Dental Assistant/Receptionist

Amazing Touch Dental - Info. & Apply

Location: Dolton, IL

Part-Time,  $12.41 - $23.80 an hour

Summary of Job Description: Cheerful pleasant and respectful at all times, skills required able to take dental X-rays and assist chair side. Some organizational ability needed, knowledge of Eaglesoft software and sterilizing of dental equipment.

2. Dental Assistant

Aurora Sonrisa Dental - Info. & Apply

Location: Chicago, IL 60629

Full Time, $15 - $20 an hour

Summary of Job Description: Dental Office in Chicago, IL is looking to hire a FULL-TIME Dental Assistant (Bilingual is a Must -- SPANISH and ENGLISH) with experience in the following areas is a MUST for our dental practice: Taking dental x-rays, Dental Charting; Assisting in Dental Treatments, Sterilizing Instruments; Explaining treatment plan to the patients; Knowledge of dental software; Help in marketing and growing the practice. We are looking for someone who is enthusiastic about doing their job, efficient, dependable, professional, and a team player!



3. Orthodontic Chairside Assistant

Jacobson & Tsou Orthodontics - Info. & Apply

Location: Chicago, IL 60646

Full or Part-Time, $18 - $26 an hour

Summary of Job Description: We are a patient-oriented, busy orthodontic practice providing excellent care in a friendly and professional environment. Our ideal candidate should be friendly, motivated, detail-oriented and most of all a team player who is outgoing and professional. All applicants must possess excellent communication skills, both verbally and written, and display outstanding customer service. Accuracy and diligence in follow-up and follow-through are essential. Computer skills are necessary. Must have orthodontic experience. We are only interested in applicants looking for long-term employment and growth within our office.



4. Expanded Functions Dental Assistant

Golden Rule Dental - Info. & Apply

Location: Chicago, IL 60651

Full or Part-Time, $20.00 - $26.50 an hour

Summary of Job Description: Busy dental office looking for a dental assistant that is a hard worker, a team player, and dependable. Update and maintain clients’ dental records. Perform routine dental cleanings and assist the dentist with complex dental procedures. Take and process X-rays of patients. Place Fillings. Perform Polishing. Apply Fluoride Treatments. Place Tooth Sealants.

5. Dental Assistant

Z Dental Care - Info. & Apply

Location: Chicago, IL 60634

Part-Time, $15.00 - $23.17 an hour

Summary of Job Description: We are looking for an energetic and customer-friendly assistant to be part of a growing and fun team. Responsibilities include Chair side duties and welcoming patients to the clinic; Taking x-rays; Taking impressions; Making temporary crowns; Assisting in crowns and bridges; Discussing treatments with patients; Working with front desk staff to assist in taking notes, billing, and helping with doctor's schedule.


6. Dental Assistant

Primecare Community Health - Info. & Apply

Location: Chicago, IL 60634

Summary of Job Description: The Dental Assistant is responsible for ensuring the smooth flow of procedures performed by dental staff and assists dentist(s) in all phases of dentistry, including taking diagnostic intra-oral x-rays and front desk. Duties and Responsibilities. Performs basic supportive dental procedures as follows under the general supervision of licensed dentist(s): Assists dentist(s) chair side in all phases of dentistry; Manages patient behavior during treatment; Operates dental radiographic equipment for the purpose of oral radiology; takes diagnostic quality x-rays, developing and mounting correctly as requested by the dentist(s) as often as needed; Follows infection control protocols as specified by professional, state and federal standards; Uses appropriate protective carriers; and More.


7. Dental Assistant (PT)

Kleiber Family Dentistry - Info. & Apply

Location: Hinsdale, IL

Part-Time, $17 - $21 an hour

Summary of Job Description: We are a well-established, friendly, and caring dental practice located in Hinsdale looking for an energetic, team-oriented part-time Dental Assistant. Job Details: 3-5 years of experience preferred with assisting in all types of dental procedures, sterilization, and digital x-rays; Looking for a minimum of 4 hours per day M, T, Th, F and every other Saturday 8-12.



8. Dental Assistant

Precision Endodontics, P.C. - Info. & Apply

Location: Bolingbrook, IL

Full or Part-Time, $17 - $25 an hour

Summary of Job Description: Act as a chair-side dental assistant to dental providers and assist with patient relationships including instruction, education, and optimum patient flow. Experience recommended with root canals and surgical assisting. Cross-trained for front desk preferred. Offering opportunities for growth, bonuses, and retirement packages. Additional requirements for the Dental Assistant include: Superior working knowledge of dental procedures and terminology; Ability to build rapport with patients; Good manual dexterity; Computer proficiency and the ability to learn new programs; Should have a pleasant phone demeanor; Two years of dental assisting experience is a plus.



9. Dental Assistant

DentalOne Partners, Inc - Info. & Apply

Location: Skokie, IL

Full Time

Summary of Job Description: We are looking for an enthusiastic dental assistant that loves building and maintaining positive relationships with patients and who is flexible, and willing to collaborate with other team members. What if you could be rewarded for doing what you love, with a team that supports you, in an environment where there is a shared passion for quality patient care? Your primary role is to provide excellent patient experiences while "in the chair," and overall patient retention. As a valued member of the family, we will support you, and invest in you and your future with medical, dental, vision, 401k, paid holidays, and many other benefits!

10. Dental Assistant

Chicago Dental - Info. & Apply

Location: Chicago, IL 60602

Full or Part-Time, $17 - $22 an hour

Summary of Job Description: Are you searching for a position in the dental field that allows for excellent work-life balance, teamwork, and FUN? We are searching for a talented clinical assistant that values customer care. The main duties are chairside assistance, supply management, and instrument sterilization. Coronal polishing certification is required. Digital scanner experience is a HUGE plus. Hours are Monday to Thursday 8 am - 4 pm. No Fridays, No weekends.

11. Orthodontic Chairside Assistant

Kowalczyk Orthodontics - Info. & Apply

Location: Naperville, IL


Summary of Job Description: Duties of the position - Sterilizing instruments; Taking X-rays; Placing and removing wires; Preparing teeth for bonding; Scanning teeth; Taking impressions; and More.

12. Dental Assistant (Part-time)

Dr. James Michalarias - Info. & Apply

Location: Palos Hills

Part-Time, $1.00 - $50.00 per hour

Summary of Job Description: Seeking an experienced Dental Assistant for Private Practice in Palos Hills, who will assist dentist chairside and light front desk work. Prefer someone available on Mondays and Thursdays and some weekends. Please send your resume for immediate interviews that will be held. This is a permanent position ( long term ), for someone that would like to work part-time hours We can offer 15-20 hrs, and if desired we can offer additional hours.

13. Dental Assistant

TAG Oral Care Center for Excellence – Email Hiring Manager

Location: 1040 W. Randolph, Chicago IL 60607 (West Loop)

Full Time – Hiring 10 for Position

Summary of Job Description: When you join our team as a dental assistant, you’ll have the ability to improve lives within the community one smile at a time.  Under the direction of the Managing Clinical Director, the dental assistant will be responsible for creating lasting impressions and building trust and loyalty with patients as part of the TAG Oral Care Center for Excellence—a first-of-its-kind state-of-the-art clinic that will provide comprehensive dental care at no cost to underserved patients, including low-income Illinois residents.  For more information,

Questions, or For More Information, CONTACT: Stacey Burkhart,  or (605) 305-8846.

14. Dental Assistant

Aspen Dental - Info. & Apply

Location: Chicago, IL 60618

Full Time, $16 - $18 an hour

Summary of Job Description: As a Dental Assistant, you will help support the clinical needs of the practice’s patients and doctors. You will have the support you need to maximize your career potential and help make a difference in your community one smile at a time. Assist during a variety of treatment procedures: Take dental X-rays; Set up and breakdown operatory post-treatment; Manage infection control – prepare and sterilize instruments and equipment; Educate patients on appropriate oral hygiene strategies to maintain good oral health; Perform various office tasks as necessary; Collaborate with the practice team to ensure optimum patient satisfaction.

15. Dental Assistant

Josephine Puleo-schneider Dds Pc - Info. & Apply

Location: Mount Prospect, IL


Summary of Job Description: Part-Time Chairside Dental Assistant wanted for General Dentist office. Needed 2-3 days per week to start. 1-2 years of experience chairside assisting preferred as well as the ability to take x-rays, impressions, and pour models. Certification in coronal polishing is a plus.

16. Dental Assistant

Asian Human Services Family Health Center - Info. & Apply

Location: Chicago, 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 time off, paid sick leave, 10 paid holidays per year, and employer contributes 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 health care services to the Asian American community and to all other underserved and underprivileged communities in Chicagoland.

17. Dental Assistant

Yummy Dental & Orthodontics - Info. & Apply

Location: Chicago, IL

Full Time $18 to $22 Hourly

Summary of Job Description: A Pediatric Dental Assistant with experience in all facets of pediatric dentistry is needed in our fast-paced, leading-edge pediatric dental practice. We are looking for someone who will be warm and welcoming to children of all ages. You must be a compassionate, positive person that will help create a happy experience for every child. Responsibilities of a Pediatric Assistant: Preparing exam rooms, sterilizing instruments, and ensuring necessary equipment is ready for dentists; Assisting dentists during procedures by handing them instruments and anticipating needs; Taking Digital X-rays; Greeting patients as they arrive.

18. Dental Assistant II (Part-time) College of Dentistry

The University of Illinois at Chicago - Info. & Apply

Location: Chicago, IL 60607


Summary of Job Description: The University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry (UIC COD) is seeking a part-time, Dental Assistant II to join a worldwide leader in oral health education, clinical care, and research that is patient-centered and evidence-based. The Dental Assistant II is utilized throughout UIC COD in the Department of Oral Surgery, Pediatric Dentistry, Orthodontics, Endodontics, Periodontics, and Restorative Dentistry (Prosthodontics). The Dental Assistant II's duties include chair-side assistance during dental treatments or surgical procedures, preparing surgical suites, transferring instruments, retracting and evacuating the oral cavity, and assisting in surgical cases with local anesthesia.

19. King Endodontics – Email Hiring Manager

Location: 6769 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Niles, IL


$18 - $20 per hour based on experience

Summary of Job Description: Dental Assisting position for part-time Endodontic practice in Niles. You will work chairside with our doctor.

Questions, or For More Information, CONTACT: Practice Manager Janis Kinser, or (847) 588-7890.

20. Dental Assistant - Endodontics

Specialty1 Partners – Info & Apply

Location: Oak Brook, IL

Summary of Job Description: Endo association of IL in Oakbrook Terrace and Naperville, IL is looking for a positive, upbeat Dental Assistant to join our growing team. We offer a fast-paced, collaborative, and fun environment to work in, with several opportunities for training and growth! We are even open to new graduates with a desire to learn and grow. This individual should have an upbeat personality, and positive attitude, and work well in a team environment. The successful candidate must have an excellent work ethic, communication skills, computer knowledge, multi-tasking skills, willingness to take direction, desire to grow, and be a team player and a self-starter. Prior experience in the endodontic office would be beneficial.

21. 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.

22. Orthodontic Assistant

Brite Dental PC - Info. & Apply

Location: 5917 S Pulaski Rd, Chicago, IL (north and south side offices)

Full Time, Part Time - $17 - $23 an hour

Summary of Job Description: Seeking an enthusiastic, experienced orthodontic assistant for a full-time or part-time position in our fast-growing dental company. We are a very busy and growing practice that values our orthodontic team. Must be dependable, self-motivated, willing to take direction, and have excellent communication skills. Responsibilities for Orthodontic Assistant: Orthodontic Chairside Assisting; Able to take digital Panoramic & Cephalometric Images; Experienced in taking Impressions/ iTero experience; Prepare, breakdown, disinfect and sterilize treatment rooms and instruments; Perform other related job duties as assigned.

23. Dental Assistant

Stein Center for Advanced & Premier Dentistry - Email Hiring Manager

Location: 4711 Golf Road Suite 912, Skokie, IL (or downtown Chicago)

Full Time, Hiring 2-3 for Position

$18-$20/hour depending on experience

Summary of Job Description: Dental Assisting Certificate Required. Prepares treatment room for patient by following prescribed procedures and protocols; Prepares patient for dental treatment by welcoming, comforting, seating, and draping patient; Provides information to patients and employees by answering questions and requests; Provides instrumentation by sterilizing and delivering instruments to treatment area, positioning instruments for dentist's access, suctioning, passing instruments; Provides materials by selecting, mixing, and placing materials on instruments and in the patient's mouth; Places retraction cord, fabricates temporary crowns, and helps with intra-oral digital scanning; Helps dentist manage dental and medical emergencies by maintaining cpr certification, emergency drug and oxygen supply, and emergency telephone directory; Educates patients by giving oral hygiene, plaque control, and postoperative instructions; Documents dental care services by charting in patient records; Maintains patient confidence and protects operations by keeping information confidential; Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations; Protects patients and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols; Ensures operation of dental equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements, following manufacturer's instructions, troubleshooting malfunctions, maintaining equipment inventories, evaluating new equipment and techniques; Maintains dental supplies inventory by checking stock to determine inventory level, anticipating needed supplies, placing and expediting orders for supplies, verifying receipt of supplies; Conserves dental resources by using equipment and supplies as needed to accomplish job results; Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, reviewing professional publications, establishing personal networks, participating in professional societies; Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

Questions, or For More Information, CONTACT: Deena Stein, or (614) 565-0678.

24. Dental Assistants and Front Desk Receptionists

Sonrisa Family Dental – Email Hiring Manager

Location: Halsted, Blue Island, & Chicago Heights, IL

Summary of Job Description: HIRING!! Sonrisa Family Dental is looking for Energetic, reliable people who are flexible and willing to work in a busy dental environment. If you love working with the public this is the place for you. We offer a learning environment and a team player mentality. Room for growth, and the satisfaction of providing the best customer service. Please send your resume to,,

Questions, or For More Information, CONTACT: Marisela Hopfauf at

25. Dental Assistant I / II

Heartland Health Centers – Info & Apply

Location: Chicago, IL

Full Time

$35,500.00 To $41,000.00 Annually

Summary of Job Description: Fluency in Spanish required. The Dental Assistant I/II, under supervision, assists the Dentist in the routine handling of patients, instruments, supplies, and materials. Essential Duties: Prepares operatories and equipment for daily use in the morning as well as securing the same at the end of the day; Performs preliminary inspections of the mouth and documents chart findings. May take blood pressure readings; Assists patients in completing a health questionnaire and other clinic paperwork; Prepares tray of instruments and supplies required for the patient, and serves as the dentist’s chairside assistant by handling the various instruments and supplies as instructed; Sterilizes and polishes dental instruments, oils and cleans equipment per maintenance schedules; and more.