Perform routine tasks assisting the professional dental staff and students in the examination and prophylactic, therapeutic and surgical treatment of patients. Works under direct supervision.
Position Key Accountabilities:
Dental Assistant Registration by the Texas State Board of Dental Examiners.
Basic office or computer skills.
High school diploma or equivalent.
Completion of a recognized dental assistant educational program preferred.
Three months dental assisting experience or in lieu of experience, completion of a recognized dental assisting program of comparable length.
Exerts up to 50 pounds of force occasionally and/or up to 20 pounds frequently and/or up to 10 pounds constantly to move objects.
This job class may contain positions that are security sensitive and thereby subject to the provisions of Texas Education Code § 51.215