October 27, 2017


The University of Iowa’s College of Dentistry has several Dental Assistant openings.  UI offers an exciting opportunity to work in a teaching environment with dental students/health care professionals of tomorrow providing clinical chairside dental assistance to faculty and graduate dental students in treatment of dental patients. Interacting with patients, assisting with the management of patients, training dental students in operation of the clinic, developing radiographs, and chair-side dental assisting. Will assist multiple providers. 

Hours are typically Mon.-Fri., 8-5.  UI provides a liberal benefit pkg including: 21-36 pd holiday/vacation days/year (based on length of employment); up to 18 pd sick days/year; retirement, health & life insurance plans; staff-tuition scholarship eligibility after 1 year.  Transportation via UI vanpool possible for individuals in outlying communities.  Competitive salaries.  Applicants must have:  successful completion of ADAA accredited dental assistant program or 24 full-time months chairside dental assisting experience in 4-handed dental practice; Iowa certificate of dental assistant registration; and State of Iowa radiology certification.   An advanced starting rate may be requested based on exceptional qualifications. 

For more information or to apply, visit us at:  https://jobs.uiowa.edu/jobSearch/merit/

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September 24, 2017


Dental Prosthetic Services is a leading provider of lab services to dentists, offering crowns, bridges, dentures, partials, orthodontic and sleep appliances.  Our employees value the opportunity to improve patients’ quality of life by improving their appearance and health.  We take great pride in crafting restorations for patients in Iowa, and across the United States.

We are seeking an Account Manager who will develop new business and serve as the principal business contact for new and existing accounts in the Cedar Rapids, Iowa City and Des Moines area.  Other key responsibilities include:
Identify, generate, and develop prospects
Build strong relationships with key dental professionals in assigned region
Maintain comprehensive product and industry knowledge
Effectively resolve customer issues
Prepare and deliver sales presentations
Assists in building and implementing sales plan and completing weekly sales reports
Positively represent DPS by attending various functions
Provide technical assistance to customers regarding techniques, insurances codes, etc.
Successful candidate will have previous experience in a dental office, or in the absence of dental experience, a Degree in Business or related field.  Minimum 3 years dental office, sales, customer service, and/or client management experience required.  Must be self-motivated and have strong communication skills. Travel within the territory will be required.

Apply online at www.dpsdental.com
Pre-employment drug screen required. EOE

October 27, 2017


Dental Assistant Wanted Advanced Periodontics Center – Council Bluffs, IA

Job Type: Part-time Advanced Periodontics Center in Council Bluffs, Iowa, is seeking a Dental Assistant to join our new practice. Clinic will be open on Fridays. Our goal is to hire someone who can multitask, pay attention to detail, has the ability to retain instructions, and implement office protocols.

Job Expectations: -Proficiency in infection control procedures -Direct patient care: greet & seat patients, health history assessment, oral hygiene instructions, post-op instructions -Assisting doctor with dental and surgical procedures -Sterilization and organization of equipment If interested, please contact us at Email: zitouni@advancedperiodonticscenter.com Phone: (712) 435-0992 

Employment Opportunities

October 27, 2017


Dr. Timothy Bockenstedt (Periodontist)
700 N 3rd St,  Suite 1
Burlington, IA. 52601

Looking for someone ASAP short term 3-6 months. (Would be great experience even for the short time experience). Offering generous salary.


October 27, 2017


Dr. Robert Thompson
Iowa City Family Dentistry 757 west Benton Street
Iowa City, IA. 52246

Needing Dental Assistant who would be doing mostly front desk but some assisting as well. Assisting would be more of filling in when needed. 

Send us your professional openings in the "Contact Us" tab above or email us at iowa.dental.assistants@gmail.com.  We will post it below and on our "Iowa Dental Assistant's Association" Facebook Page.  Positions will be removed from this page as administration sees fit.