University of Texas Health Science Center Dental Assistant in San Antonio, Texas

Required Qualifications

High school diploma or GED with one (1) year of experience or completion of an approved dental assistant course, Associate’s degree in Dental Assisting is preferred. Requires registry with the Texas State Board of Dental Examiners (TSBDE) as a Registered Dental Assistant (RDA).

Preferred Qualifications

Must be able to work in a fast-paced clinic with a variety of personalities. Must be able to work with a wide variety of patients including physically and mentally compromised patients.

Job Duty

Assists with oral examinations and patient chartings. Performs dental radiology procedures for patients.

EEO Statement

We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer which includes protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Salary: Competitive

Career Family: Clinical Programs & Services

Air Force MOS Code: 4Y011

Army MOS Code: 68E

Coast Guard MOS Code: 890

Job Title: Dental Assistant

Work Location: Center for Oral Health Care (UT Dentistry)

Benefits Eligible?: Yes

Work Schedule: Monday – Friday; 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Number of hours per week: 40

Is this position required to drive a UT vehicle?: No

Job Description: Provides assistance to the faculty and residents in the Advanced General Dentistry Clinic.

Combination of Relevant Education and Experience accepted: No

Job Duty: Manages clinical records and appointments using Axium.

Percentage Of Time: 10

Requisition Number: 20164000

Type of Recruitment: Open Recruitment (open to UTHSCSA and non-UTHSCSA employees)

Security Sensitive Statement: All positions are security sensitive and will require criminal background checks.