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Dental Assistant 2

Oregon Tech

Klamath Falls, Oregon 97601
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The Department of Dental Hygiene at Oregon Tech is seeking applications for an immediate opening in our dental clinic as a Dental Assistant 2. This is a 12 month, full time position with an excellent benefits package. The Oregon Tech Dental Hygiene program and clinic provides dental hygiene and restorative services to the general public and educates our students to become primary healthcare providers. The Dental Assistant will work side by side with OIT dentists, hygienists, faculty, and students to provide patient care and perform general dental assisting duties. The Dental Assistant will also assume the role of Sterilization Manager ensuring continued operation of equipment and clinic maintenance, and assist with general front office duties when necessary. The Dental Assistant must be able to work in a fast paced environment with a heavy patient load, and be able to work independently using critical thinking skills in stressful situations. The Dental Assistant must work collaboratively with other team members and be able to take direct orders from dentists, hygienists, faculty, and office managers.

How to Apply: Screening of application materials begins on June 11, 2018, and will continue until position is filled. To view the entire posting and to submit your application, visit Application materials MUST clearly show how you meet the minimum/additional requirements for the position. Applications will be reviewed based on the information submitted on the employment profile with education and work history along with any other requested documentation i.e. posting specific question responses, transcripts, and optional materials: (current resume; professional reference list; license/certifications; and letters of recommendation). Please contact Darlene Swigart, Search Committee Chair, at for questions about this position. Oregon Tech is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Educator and Employer.


Requirements: One year of chairside dental assisting experience; AND Be able to obtain a Certified Dental Assistant credential from the Dental Assisting National Board; and Be able to obtain a Certification by the Oregon State Board of Dentistry for Radiological Proficiency; and Possess a valid Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) card at the time of appointment.

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