Experienced Clinical Orthodontic Assistant & Front Desk-Receptionist

Wainwright Orthodontics - Sterling, IL (30+ days ago)

Experienced Clinical Orthodontic Assistants& Front Desk-Receptionist

Dr. Brandon Wainwright, a local orthodontist in the Quad Cities and Sterling areas, is looking for experienced clinical orthodontic assistants and a front desk/receptionist to join his Wainwright Orthodontics team. 1+ years of experience in an orthodontic office is requested. Full-time (30-35 hours) and part-time positions are available and you may be asked to travel up to an hour away on occasion.

What You Will Do:

  • Provide technical orthodontic treatment and take radiographs on children and adults
  • Accurately complete and maintain clinical notes for patient electronic dental charts
  • Educate patients to practice good oral hygiene with their orthodontic appliances
  • Ability to work with hand tools and perform lab work to make retainers
  • Patient scheduling, greet patients and check them in/out
  • Answer phones and handle account inquiries, including insurance benefits

What It Takes:

We need excellent communicators who thrive on multi-tasking in a fast-paced, team environment. Because we emphasize good patient experiences in our practice, we want team members who

  • make a good first impression
  • are warm and personable
  • must be able to work independently
  • possess good customer service skills with the ability to problem-solve
  • dental/ortho experience preferred, but not required
  • current CPR training preferred

What You Get:

  • In addition to working with fabulous people in a great environment, Wainwright Orthodontics offers 30+ hours with competitive pay based on experience level, full dental benefits, ortho benefits after 1 year, partial employer paid health insurance, vacation pay, holiday pay, mileage reimbursement and competitive IRA matching program after 1 year.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time


  • front desk - receptionist: 1 year
  • clinical orthodontic assistant: 1 year


  • Sterling, IL 61081