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Job Post TitleCertified Ortho Assistant or Ortho RDA
Practice / Company NameSunga Orthodontics
CityChula Vista
State/ ProvinceCA
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Job description
Certified Orthodontic Assistant/Registered Dental Assistant (RDA)

Start Date: As soon as able, position will be closed once a candidate is offered and accepts conditions of employment
Open To: Internal and External candidates
Full Time/Part Time: Full Time (32 hours each week, variable based on business needs)
Reports Directly To: Johnathan Yau, Treatment Coordinator
Certified Orthodontic Assistant/Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) Job Summary:

Our Sunga Ortho Certified Orthodontic Assistant/Registered Dental Assistant (Chairside) is a position that plays a key role in positively impacting the flow of our Family of Patients through their appointment and treatment experience while positively representing Sunga Orthodontics. Your typical day will consist of one-on-one patient contact with direction from Dr. Sunga, in addition to assisting chairside. Your daily focus will be striving to exceed clinical & patient experience expectations.

Certified Orthodontic Assistant/Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) Total Compensation:

Beginning rate of $18.00-26.00/hour (negotiable based on experience), non-exempt from overtime
Retirement plan, paid vacation time, and select paid holidays once eligible
Opportunity for continued professional learning and development across all practice disciplines, including treatment coordinating, patient education, front desk, & sales/marketing
Certified Orthodontic Assistant/Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) Responsibilities & Duties:

One-on-one patient contact including but not limited to: placement/fitting of molar bands, removal/placement of archwires/ligatures, impressions, digital scanning, intra/extraoral pictures, radiographs, and patient education
Traditional chairside/four handed assisting, including treatment chart notation
Assist with patient scheduling and appointment check in/out as needed
Effectively utilize technology tools, including Patient Management Systems (Dolphin), the internet, and other programs/software
Support and assist as needed with sterilization, workstation prep and turnover, and inventory
Certified Orthodontic Assistant/Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) Desired Skills & Qualifications:

High School or equivalent completed education required
License/certification for either Orthodontic Assistant or Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) required
Minimum 1 year orthodontic clinical experience required
Proficient and comfortable utilizing computers and other technology tools
Intuitive and enthusiastic in terms of providing an immediately positive first impression, caring for others, the desire to help, and friendliness
Organized with attention to detail
Passion for utilizing effective communication and collaborative teamwork to achieve business goals—a “go-getter”
Willingness to learn, adapt to, and execute office best practices and procedures
Comfortable in conversational and professional communication
Please contact Johnathan Yau at (619) 591-5950 2529 Windward Way, Chula Vista, CA, 91914 (619) 591-5950

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $18.00 - $26.00 per hour

COVID-19 considerations:
Required COVID-19 precautions followed.