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Dental Clinic Clerk II (5978)
The Dental Clinic Clerk II position requires an experienced Dental Assistant who can perform and is knowledgeable in patient-related support functions such as answering telephones and preparing, filing, maintaining, and retrieving electronic patient information. This position assists the team leaders to ensure that patient care is being conducted in an effective and efficient manner at the School of Dental Medicine’s East St. Louis clinic. In this position, a large amount of time is spent working with electronic patient records and answering patient questions in person and on the telephone. The Clinic Clerk II works in an office environment and is also utilized as a clinical Dental Assistant when needed, including chair side assisting. The Dental Clinic Clerk II may be assigned additional related tasks in support of the school’s mission and goals.
This position is a current civil service vacancy at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville's School of Dental Medicine’s East St. Louis clinic. This position will close to applicants at close of business, 4:30 pm CST, on the posting end date.
Applicants must submit a Civil Service application (required), a detailed resume, and unofficial transcripts, including those for SIUE, through HireTouch. Your resume should reflect all relevant skills and experience related to the minimum qualifications listed for this position. If qualifying by education, you must submit your transcripts, including those for SIUE, at the time of application. Applicants qualifying for Veteran’s preference must submit a copy of form DD214 at the time of application. For additional information, please visit: Eligibility Criteria and Point Allocation and Proof of Eligibility. Please submit any other licenses or certifications related to the position at the time of application.
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For Civil Service positions, Illinois residency is required within 180 calendar days of the start date for the designated position.
Applicants will be subject to a background check and/or drug screening prior to an offer of employment. NOTE: Some positions are represented by a union and may require union dues.
For more information, please visit the Office of Human Resources website at www.siue.edu/humanresources or call Civil Service Testing at 618-650-2190.
Qualifications & Requirements 1. High school graduation or equivalent.
2. Any one or acceptable combination of the following, totaling one year (12 months) of experience:
(a) Comparable to that performed at the Dental Clinic Clerk I level of this series.
(b) Certified Dental Assistant in a dental clinic facility, program, or in dentistry practice if required by employing institution.
SIUE is a nationally recognized university that provides students with a high-quality, affordable education that prepares them for successful careers and lives of purpose. Built on the foundation of a broad-based liberal education, and enhanced by hands-on research and real-world experiences, the academic preparation SIUE students receive equips them to thrive in the global marketplace and make our communities better places to live.
SIUE awards degrees in undergraduate and graduate programs encompassing the arts, sciences, nursing, education, health, human behavior, business and engineering. The Schools of Dental Medicine and Pharmacy award first-professional doctoral degrees in dental medicine (DMD) and pharmacy (PharmD).
SIUE is an NCAA Division I member of the Ohio Valley Conference, as well as the Missouri Valley Conference in men’s soccer and the Southern Conference in wrestling. The Edwardsville campus is supplemented by campuses in Alton and East St. Louis.
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