Portage Lakes Career Center



Full-Time Orthodontic Assistant


  1. Title of Position Available
    Orthodontic Assistant
  2. Hours
    Full Time
  3. Job Description
    Dietrich Family Orthodontics is looking to add to our growing team! We provide orthodontic care for all ages and like to have fun while doing it. We are a busy, fast paced practice with offices located in Akron and Wadsworth. Travel between offices is a requirement. We work a great 3.5 day schedule (approx. 30-35 hours) with no weekends.

    Are you a friendly, motivated individual with excellent communication skills, dependable, and the ability to learn new responsibilities? If you like making people smile we would love to meet you!

    *****To apply please submit resume and cover letter*****
    Tell us why you are the perfect fit for our orthodontic team! No phone calls please.

    Responsibilities for Orthodontics Assistant:
    Orthodontic Chairside Assisting
    Able to take digital Panoramic & Cephalometric Images
    iTero digital scanning and assist Doctor with records
    Prepare, breakdown, disinfect and sterilize treatment rooms and instruments
    Accurate charting and record keeping
    Communicate with patients and parents about treatment

    Our ideal Orthodontic assistant team member would possess:
    Knowledge of dental procedures and terminology
    Strong verbal skills
    Embrace a positive team approach to patient care
    Preferred 1 year of experience in Orthodontics/Dental
    Punctual and reliable
    What we offer:

    Paid Holidays & time off
    Employer funded 401k
    Employee discount
    Paid uniforms

    This position reports to our locations in Akron & Wadsworth
    Monday 7:10am – 5:00pm (Wadsworth)
    Tuesday 7:10am – 6:00pm (Akron)
    Wednesday- off
    Thursday 7:10am – 5:00pm (Wadsworth)
    Friday 7:10am – 1:30pm (Akron)
    (30-35 hrs weekly)

    Employee discount
    Paid time off

    Dental assisting: 1 year (Required)

  4. Company Name
    Dietrich Family Orthodontics
  5. Business Type
    Orthodontic Office
  6. Address
    Street Address : 1690 W Exchange St
    City : Akron
    State/Province : OH
    ZIP / Postal Code : 44313

Contact Name

  1. Name
    First Name : Stephanie
  2. Name
    Last Name : Loudon
  3. Contact Job Title
    Office Manager
  4. Contact Email
  5. Preferred Method of Contact

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