Dental Assisting Lab Specialist

Lakeshore Technical College
Job Description

Job Title: Dental Assisting Lab Specialist (Part-Time)
Salary: Support Staff ~ $18.52 per hour
Reports To: Dean of Health and Human Services
Location: LTC Cleveland Campus

Employment & Work Schedule: 5 - 8 hours per week (150 Annual Hours)
Wednesday: 8:00am - 4:00pm

Job Description
• Promote a learning atmosphere in the dental lab, which encourages effective work habits and provides a safe, clean, and orderly physical environment.
• Maximize the operation of the dental lab and validate the performance of students’ dental skills.
• Serve as a resource person for Dental Assistant students.
• Maintain the dental lab at the level of stated educational specifications. Maintain/repair lab equipment.
• Provide the Dental Assistant Instructor with informational feedback regarding study guides and simulated activities.
• Maintain records of students' performance and provide feedback to students and the instructor about problems/progress.
• Cooperate with other activities scheduled in the dental lab. Implement policies of the dental lab.
• Suggest materials and equipment for requisition.

• One year related technical diploma and a minimum of two years recent related experience required.
• Certified Dental Assistant is preferred.
• Working knowledge of a variety of special simulated modern dental equipment, manipulation of a dental chair, dental units, autoclave, audiovisual equipment, and computer.
• Written and oral communications, positive customer service and human relations; self-initiating and assertive; ability to multi-task; organization, prioritization, follow through, and problem solving skills are essential.
• Exemplify college values in all staff and student interactions as well as services delivered.
• Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships and relate successfully with staff, students, and citizens of diverse cultural, social or educational backgrounds.

** Fluent, bilingual individual is beneficial.

*Note: Meeting the minimum requirements does not guarantee an interview for a position.

Condition of Employment
• Employment conditional on completion of Background Information Disclosure (BID) and the results acceptable to the College.

Recruitment Period
Beginning: Wednesday, February 7, 2018
Closing: Until position is filled

Online Application Process
The LTC online employment application must be completed in its entirety to be considered for a position at Lakeshore Technical College.  To access the online application, visit, navigate to ‘Just for You’ and click on ‘Job Seekers’, choose ‘View Employment Opportunities’ to create an account login and to apply for the position. For additional assistance, please contact Human Resources.

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