Dental Assistant Radiographer

Date Posted: 2024-07-21

Employment type: Full-time

Pay Range: 21 - 25 USD (HOURLY)

Hiring Organization: Diamond Braces

Job Location: 860 W Edgar Rd Suite D, Linden, NJ 07036 (all NJ, PA, CT locations)

Description:

Are you passionate about dental care and looking to make a positive impact? Diamond Braces is seeking a dedicated Dental Assistant Radiographer to join our team. As a vital member of our clinical team, you will be responsible for a range of crucial tasks under the direct supervision of our attending doctor, making a positive impact on our patients’ oral health. You will contribute directly to the seamless operations of our dental practice and ensure a high-level of patient care and customer service at all times.

This position is Full-Time and may require late evening and weekend shifts. This position requires an individual to be available for an on-call schedule.

Who are we:

At Diamond Braces, we believe in creating a brighter future and enhancing the quality of life through healthier smiles. Upholding our “No Smile Left Behind” philosophy, our mission is to offer customer-centric orthodontic care that is founded on Affordability, Accessibility, and Amazing customer service (the ‘AAA Experience’). We are committed to ensuring every individual can embrace the confidence that comes with a healthy and happy smile.

Since our founding in 2000, Diamond Braces has continued to earn the trust of thousands of clients and create better access to orthodontic care throughout the Tri-State area. We have created over 100,000 new smiles (and counting) and expanded to include multiple locations, with over 60+ Orthodontic practices providing high-quality care for our patients. Our vision is to treat patients and employees with the highest ethical standards.

Our goal for the future is to increase our footprint through underserved communities and provide quality orthodontic care for generations to come. We have become known for being one of the most experienced and affordable orthodontic providers, passionate about delivering expert care and making people smile.

What you can expect with a career at Diamond Braces:

  • Competitive salary + bonus opportunities
  • Full-Time Hours
  • Health, Dental, and Vision insurance packages
  • PTO
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Discounted orthodontic care for you and your family
  • Ample growth & advancement opportunities
  • Full-scale mentorship
  • Covered CE courses
  • Choice of convenient locations near your home

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with clinical teams, office admin/management, and treatment coordinators to drive patient care and a high level of customer service at all time
  • Perform sterilization and disinfection procedures in accordance with established guidelines
  • Prepare dental equipment and instrumentation in accordance with established regulations and guidelines
  • Document and ensure timely delivery of lab cases with attention to detail
  • Perform basic dental lab duties including the fabrication of Essix retainers
  • Assist with the preparation of patient care areas including patient seating and dismissal
  • Capture diagnostic records including x-rays, scans and photos as prescribed by a licensed dentist, and as appropriate based on individual qualifications and regulations
  • Assist Clinical Assistants
  • Remain current by completing assigned educational courses in a timely manner
  • Embrace a flexible approach by handling miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned
* Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice. *Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Active dental radiology license or certificate in the state of practice
  • Knowledge and understanding of dental terminology, techniques and procedures
  • Certificate in dental assisting from The Dental Assisting National Board or other state accredited dental assisting program is preferred
  • Ability to lift 25 pounds
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Licenses & Certifications

  • Dental Radiology License – Required
  • Dental Assisting Certificate – Preferred
  • CPR Certificate – Preferred
NJ PA CT
• Licensed as a DRT by the NJ Radiologic Technology Board of Examiners • Must pass the DANB RHS Exam • Completion of DANB RHS Exam
• High School Diploma or equivalent • Hold a Dental Radiology License in the state of PA • Must hold a Dental Radiology License in the state of CT
• Knowledge and understanding of dental terminology, techniques and procedures • Complete 3 hrs of training in child abuse recognition and reporting • You must have either already completed the DANB ICE Exam, or willing to complete during first 12 months of employment
• Certificate in dental assisting from The Dental Assisting National Board or other state accredited dental assisting program is preferred • High School Diploma or equivalent • High School Diploma or equivalent
• Ability to lift 25 pounds • Knowledge and understanding of dental terminology, techniques and procedures • Knowledge and understanding of dental terminology, techniques and procedures
• CPR license preferred • Certificate in dental assisting from The Dental Assisting National Board or other state accredited dental assisting program is preferred • Certificate in dental assisting from The Dental Assisting National Board or other state accredited dental assisting program is preferred
• Ability to lift 25 pounds • Ability to lift 25 pounds
• CPR license preferred • CPR license preferred

Date Posted: 2024-07-21

Employment type: Full-time

Pay Range: 21 - 25 USD

Hiring Organization: Diamond Braces

Job Location: 860 W Edgar Rd Suite D, Linden, NJ 07036 (all NJ, PA, CT locations)

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