Dental Assistant - Residency Dental
| UNM Medical Group, Inc.|
|life insurance, tuition reimbursement, 403(b)|
United States, New Mexico, Albuquerque
1801 Camino de Salud (Show on map)
|December 03, 2023|
The UNM Department of Dental is seeking a highly motivated individual to work as a Dental Assistant. This individual will assist in the coordination of day-to-day patient care, records management, sterilization of instruments, ordering/stocking dental supplies as needed. This position is located in Albuquerque, New Mexico
*Sign-On Bonus - $2,000*
Minimum $33,945 - Midpoint $41,766*
*Salary is determined based on years of total relevant experience.
*Salary is based on 1.0 FTE (full time equivalent) or 40 hours per week. Less than 40 hours/week will be prorated and adjusted to the appropriate FTE.
The successful candidate must have the ability to work effectively and efficiently in an operating room setting and a large dental clinical setting, working with many resident dentists and other staff members.
Provides a range of clinical, administrative, and staff support to a full-range dental services operation. Assists in the performance of dental and radiography procedures; prepares and maintains dental equipment and supplies in accordance with established protocol, procedures, policies, and standards, and assists in the coordination of day-to-day patient administration, records management, and office support activities.
Minimum Job Requirements for a Dental Assistant:
High school diploma or GED, Dental Assistant certificate from an accredited program. Current Certified State of New Mexico radiology license required. Verification of education and licensure (if applicable) will be required if selected for hire.
*Please attach proof of education and licensure as indicated above*
Duties and Responsibilities of a Dental Assistant:
About UNM Medical Group, Inc.
UNM Medical Group, Inc. (UNMMG) is the practice plan organization for physicians and other medical providers associated with the UNM Health Sciences Center. UNMMG is a New Mexico non-profit corporation and is an equal opportunity employer. UNMMG strives to mitigate health disparities brought about by technology; we aim to reach underrepresented populations, making healthcare more equitable and accessible for all of the people in New Mexico; we have a demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and student success as well as working with broadly diverse communities.
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Commitment:
We will strive as an institution and as individuals to recognize, cultivate and promote all forms of diversity and to foster health and well-being throughout New Mexico by weaving cultural humility and respect for all people.
UNMMG offers a competitive salary and an attractive benefit package which includes medical, dental, vision, and life insurance as well as tuition reimbursement, paid leave and 403b retirement for benefits eligible employees.