Position title
Orthodontic Assistant

Orthodontic Experts Ltd., a fast-paced orthodontic practice with locations in the greater Chicago area, is looking for an orthodontic assistant to add to our team. The Orthodontic Assistant will assist the Orthodontist with initial patient consults and regular check-ups. The Orthodontic Assistant's responsibilities include taking directions from the Orthodontist, cleaning and polishing patients’ teeth before the installation of braces, and removing patients’ braces upon completion of orthodontic treatments. The ideal candidate should also ensure that the necessary orthodontic instruments and tools are on hand during patient appointments.

  • Chair-side assisting
  • Taking impressions
  • Pouring and trimming models
  • Inventory control and management
  • Taking patient records (X-rays, photographs)
  • Archwire and ligature removal and placement
  • High school degree or GED equivalent
  • Orthodontic Experience: 2 years
Personality Traits
  • Be a self-motivated
  • Strong work ethic
  • Ability to learn quickly and efficiently
  • Have an easy-going attitude
  • Have the ability to multitask
  • Be professional
  • Be organized
  • Have strong attention to detail
  • Have excellent communication skills
Job Benefits
  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Vision insurance
Job Location
17759 S Halsted St, Homewood, IL, 60430, United States
Working Hours
Monday-Friday 7:40AM-6:00PM Occasional Saturdays 7:40AM-1:00PM In-clinic Some Holidays
Base Salary
$15 per hour
Date posted
September 10, 2020
Valid through
November 30, 2020
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