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Dental Assistant

Company: La Clinica de Familia Inc.
Location: Las Cruces
Posted on: May 10, 2022

Job Description:

Job DescriptionLa Clinica de Familia (LCDF) is a FQHC with several locations in Southern New Mexico. For over 40 years, La Clinica has provided services to the residents of Southern New Mexico. Our mission statement definitely speaks to what La Clinica de Familia stands for, which is to empower and enrich families, individuals, and communities by providing quality medical, dental, behavioral health and educational service for people of all cultures.Non-exempt$13.26 to $17.82Job Summary:Performs semi-technical dental and routine clerical work. Work involves assisting the dentist during examination and treatment; cleaning, sterilizing, and arranging instrument; assisting dentist with X-rays. Work under the supervision of the dentist and performs routine tasks according to standard procedures and instructions while promoting the well-being of all people of Southern NM through community health and social services.Core Competencies:

  • Bilingual English / Spanish
  • Working knowledge of key dental procedures such as sterilization and X-ray techniques and accurate posting of patient treatments
  • Working knowledge of dental instruments and their use
  • Working knowledge of OSHA administration as it pertains to dental practices
  • Excellent customer service, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to maintain high degree of confidentiality
  • High degree of organization and attention to detail
  • Demonstrated self initiative and adaptability with ability to take direction as wellJob Requirements:
    • High School Diploma with six months experience in a dental office and completion of a training course in dental assisting.
    • Certification as a Dental Assistant in New Mexico; New Mexico radiology certification.
    • Current New Mexico X-Ray Certification or must be able to obtain within 6 months of employment.
    • Must pass a criminal background check; maintain a current driver's license, current automobile insurance, and maintain a clean driving record.
    • Bilingual English/Spanish required.Benefits:· Health Insurance - PPO· Dental Insurance· Vision Insurance· 401(K) with employer matching· Life and AD&D Insurance· Short Term Disability· Long Term Disability· Supplement Life Insurance· Paid Time Off (PTO)· Holidays (9)· Education Reimbursement· Cafeteria Plan· Employee Assistance Program· Travel ReimbursementPowered by JazzHRIBQPXcGYOx

Keywords: La Clinica de Familia Inc., Las Cruces , Dental Assistant, Healthcare , Las Cruces, New Mexico

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