STEPS Dental Assistant / Therapist, Lexington, Kentucky

Created 04/02/2024
Employer University of Kentucky
Reference 238935510
Country United States
State Kentucky
City Lexington
Zip 40502
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University of Kentucky

Equal Employment Opportunity/M/F/disability/protected veteran status.

Posting Details
Posting Details

Job TitleSTEPS Dental Assistant / TherapistRequisition NumberTE08151Department Name3J532:STEPS Temporary EmploymentWork LocationLexington, KYSalary Range$21 p/hrType of PositionTemporaryPosition Time Status Full-TimeRequired Education
Required Related Experience
Required License/Registration/Certification
Physical Requirements
Sitting for long periods of time, repetitive motion, and bloodborne/airborne pathogens.
Day shift Monday-Friday
Job Summary
The person in this position will assist the dentist by providing 4-handed dental assistance during procedures. This person will also prepare tray setups for commonly performed procedures, obtain radiographs as instructed by the dentist, provide infection control to all working areas, keep areas stocked with supplies, and provide other duties as required.

The position may be on campus or at Turfland location—details to be shared during the interview.
Skills / Knowledge / AbilitiesDoes this position have supervisory responsibilities? NoPreferred Education/Experience
Candidate must have experience with dental procedures, instruments, and materials as well as dental office processes.
Deadline to Apply04/30/2024University Community of Inclusion
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all - identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national check and/or drug screen.

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