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DENTAL ASSISTING JOBS

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DENTAL ASSISTING JOBS

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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.

This page is updated weekly. We encourage you to check back often.

1. Endodontic Dental Assistant

Axis Endodontics – Info & Apply

Location: Worth, IL 60482

Part-time/Full-time; $17 - $21 an hour

Summary of Job Description: We are a Endodontic Specialty office so any history/experience with handling assistance with root canal therapy or surgical apicoectomies is a bonus. Our staff is friendly, positive, self-confident, empathetic, motivated and organized.

2. Dental Assistant

Blue Island Smiles – Info & Apply

Location: Blue Island, IL

Full-time; $16 - $24 an hour

Summary of Job Description: Take digital x-rays and intraoral photos; Document medical/ dental history and exams per dentists; Set up for procedures and assist dentist; Keep clinical areas clean and presentable to patients; Follow proper sterilization guidelines per OSHA and CDC; Restock rooms, track inventory and assist Practice Manager with placing orders; Keep doctor and teams on time to ensure patients are seated at their appointment time; and more!

3. Dental Assistant Worth IL

CPD – Info & Apply

Location: Worth, IL 60482

Part-time/Full-time; $20 - $24 an hour

Summary of Job Description: Prepare customers for treatments or checkups ensuring their comfort; Select and set up instruments, equipment and material needed; Sterilize instruments according to regulations; Keep the dental room clean and well-stocked.

4. Dental Assistant

American Dental Services LLC – Info & Apply

Location: Chicago, IL 60629

Full-time; Up to $18 an hour

Summary of Job Description: bilingual ***SPANISH IS A MUST! Team player; positive energy; looking for long term; open minded; must be able to travel/have a reliable car.

 

 

5. Dental Assistant

TCA Health Inc. – Info & Apply

Location: Chicago, IL 60628

Summary of Job Description: Assists the Dentist with any dental procedures and ensures appropriate supplies and equipment are available to perform care.

Responsible to set up and prepare dental treatment rooms.

Process and sterilize dental instruments between patient visits.

Make patients feel comfortable in dental chair.

Ensures appropriate forms for documentation are included in dental records, and maintains confidentiality, security, filing and physical safety of dental records; and more!

6. Dental Assistant - Burbank, IL

Areo Dental Group – Info & Apply

Location: Burbank, IL 60459

Full-time; $15 - $20 an hour

Summary of Job Description: In this role, you will be developing your skills and responsibilities in the following areas. Even if you are not fully trained, we would like to offer an opportunity to join a dental team and begin a promising new career. Take digital x-rays and intraoral photos; Document medical/ dental history and exams per dentists; Set up for procedures and assist dentist; Keep clinical areas clean and presentable to patients; Follow proper sterilization guidelines per OSHA and CDC; Restock rooms, track inventory and assist Practice Manager with placing orders; Keep doctor and teams on time to ensure patients are seated at their appointment time; Ensure a 5 star experience for our patients so they give us an excellent review!

7. Dental Assistant

1st Family Dental & Midwest Orthodontics – Info & Apply

Location: 4049 West 26th Street, Chicago, IL 60623

Full-time/Part-time

Summary of Job Description: Sterilizing dental instruments and equipment for each patient; Restocking rooms; Organizing and laying out instruments for dentist's use; Handing instruments and other materials to dentists during procedures; Taking X-rays of different types + use of intra-oral camera; Taking impressions, cord packing, making temporary crowns; Assisting during all dental procedures (Extractions, Implant placements, Crowns, and Root Canals); Making patients feel comfortable before, during, and after dental treatment.

 

8. Dental Assistant

Willowbrook Dentistry for Children – Info & Apply

Location: 7000 South Adams Street, Willowbrook, IL 60527

Part-time; $15 - $20 an hour

Summary of Job Description: Act as a patient advocate in greeting, presenting, and scheduling for doctor's appointments and procedures. Proficient in digital x-rays, sterilization procedures, and chairside assisting. Placement of pit and fissure sealants and coronal polishing (with certification).

 

 

9. Dental Assistant

Start Smiling Dental Implant Centers – Info & Apply

Location: 1S660 Midwest Rd, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181

Full-time; $21 - $25 an hour

Summary of Job Description: Assist the dentist during dental procedures; Prepare treatment rooms for patient examinations; Take and develop dental x-rays; Sterilize and maintain dental instruments; Provide patient education on oral hygiene and post-operative care; Perform basic laboratory tasks such as pouring and trimming models; Manage patient records and update medical documentation; Schedule patient appointments and manage the dental office calendar; and more!

 

10. Front Desk/Dental Assistant

Nancy Block DDS – Email Hiring Manager

Location: Oakbrook, IL

Full Time

Summary of Job Description: Currently, my office needs a front desk/ dental assistant. My office is open to training the person in dental insurance; the job will involve insurance verification.

Questions, or For More Information, CONTACT: Nancy Block DDS at 312-649-1666 or nancy@drnancyblock.com

 

 

11. Front Desk/Dental Assistant

Erie Family Health – Email Hiring Manager

Location: 1701 W Superior Street, Chicago, Illinois 60622

Full-time; 40 hours a week between 8:30a-7p; $17-$23 an hour

Summary of Job Description: Assists with the treatment of patients as required by dentist present and within the state guidelines limiting functions of dental auxiliaries. Prepares patients, set ups instrument trays and prepares materials. Maintains clinic instruments, instrument trays, equipment in a clean and orderly manner, including sterilization, equipment maintenance and minor cleaning operations according to established protocols. Takes develops and inserts x-ray in patients’ file (Dentrix). Pour, trim, models. Fabricate temporary restorations and custom impressions from preliminary impressions. Maintain records, forms, correspondence and other data in orderly and retrievable condition. Acts as translator for clinic staff when necessary. Communicates pertinent information to dental staff so as to allow for continuity of treatment and daily operations. Maintains all binders and check list for Environment of Care. Assures all dental codes and procedures are correct and entered in (Dentrix). Discusses the treatment plan with the patient.

Schedules all follow up visits associated to complete the treatment plan and the next recall visit. Acts as a backup for Patient Benefits Advocate when necessary. Performs other related duties as assigned by the Clinical Director of Oral Health, the Supervisor-Oral Health, Director, Oral Health, DA Team Leader and the Dentist.

Questions, or For More Information, CONTACT: Corrie Hudson at 312-432-7276 or hr@eriefamilyhealth.org

12. Dental Assistant

Westend Dental – Email Hiring Manager

Location: 1170 W Armitage Ave, Chicago IL 60614

Summary of Job Description: We are looking to hire a qualified Dental Assistant WESTEND DENTAL

Questions, or For More Information, CONTACT: Sylvana, Office Manager, at 773-244-9500 or sylvanac@westenddental.com .

 

13. Dental Assistant/Receptionist and Dental Office Manager

Family Dental Care – Email Hiring Manager

Location: 1426 W Belmont Avenue, Chicago IL 60657

Full Time

Summary of Job Description: Dr. Claudia Piccolo at Family Dental Care is looking to hire a full time Dental Assistant/Receptionist and a Dental Office Manager.

Questions, or For More Information, CONTACT: Peche at (773) 558-4443 or familydental.wkgn@gmail.com .

 

 

14. Chairside Dental Assistant

Diversey Family Dental P.C– Email Hiring Manager

Location: 4446 W. Diversey Ave Chicago, IL 60639

Full Time, $17 to $19 per hour

Summary of Job Description: We are looking for a chairside assistant to assist our doctor in all procedures. Great office to learn all aspects of dentistry (Orthodontics, Oral Surgery, Hygiene, Root Canals, etc.)

Questions, or For More Information, CONTACT: Andy Shah at (847) 338-1900 or diverseyfamily@gmail.com

15. Dental Assistant

Smile for Life Dental – Email Hiring Manager

Location: 2100 Larkin Ave, Elgin IL

Full Time, M-F 8 am – 5 pm

Summary of Job Description: We are a state-of-the-art dental practice in the Fox Valley/Elgin area whose top priority is providing exceptional patient care and customer service. We are seeking team members who are pleasant, caring, and detail-oriented. When you join our team of professionals, you’ll become part of our family, too, dedicated to providing extraordinary patient care at every step in the process. We are looking for attentive, compassionate part-time and full-time Dental Assistants with excellent communication skills. These team members will work clinically with our team of doctors, hygienists, and assistants and with our front desk team scheduling patient treatment and care. Qualified candidates must have a minimum of two years of dental experience in a clinical setting. Experience that includes the daily operations of the front desk would be a plus. Expectations: Knowledge of HIPPA regulations; Knowledge of OSHA infection control protocols; Ability to properly document accurate patient chart notes including understanding dental treatment planning and proper phasing; Computer skills and knowledge of Eaglesoft (preferred); Coronal polishing certification (preferred). 1-2 years of clinical experience in a dental office Applicants without any dental experience need not apply.

Questions, or For More Information, CONTACT: Joanna Hanselmann at (847) 697-1111 or drlodding@yahoo.com.

16. Dental Assistant

GROWING SMILES PC - Info. & Apply

Location: Chicago, IL

Full Time, $18 to $25 Hourly

Summary of Job Description: One of the top pediatric dental practices in Chicago is looking for a coronal polish certified Dental Assistant. We need someone who can perform basic dental procedures, such as cleanings and patient x-rays, maintain accurate and thorough electronic charting, and has a talent for bonding with young patients.

17. Dental Assistant

Radiante Dental and Facial Spa – Info & Apply

Location: Elmhurst, IL

Summary of Job Description: Radiance Dental and Facial Spa are looking for a Certified dental assistant. We are looking for a certified assistant for general, Cosmetic, neuromuscular, full mouth rehab dentistry. Duties include digital workflow and digital scanning x-rays. Coronal polishing/ Sealing is a + but not mandatory. For a new and growing unique concept in the Dental & Facial practice helping patients have the most healthy, youthful, and attractive smiles and faces

18. Dental Assistant

Crest Lake Dental Care – Info & Apply

Location: Crest Hill, IL

Part-Time

Summary of Job Description: General dental practice looking to fill a part-time position available for a dental assistant. Experience is preferred but not required for the right candidate. Hours are Monday and Wednesday from 9 am to 6 pm and two Saturdays a month from 8 am to 2 pm. Occasionally hours may vary but not very often. Looking to hire A.S.A.P.

19. 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.

20. 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.

21. 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.

22. 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!

23. 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.

24. 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.

25. 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

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