Senior Dental Assistant

Posting Details

Position Information

Position Title Senior Dental Assistant
Classification Title Senior Dental Assistant
Posting Number C1700149
Employer State
Appointment Type
Appointment Term Permanent
Position Type Competitive Classified
Temporary Until
Salary Grade SG10

Posting Detail Information

Position Summary

1. Responsible for all aspects of the supervision of a number of full and/or part-time Dental Assistants.

2. Provides leadership, in-service training, guidance, scheduling and evaluation of Dental Assistants assigned to her group.

3. Provides professional administrative support to assigned faculty.

4. Reports to the Assistant Dean for Clinical Affairs and carries out any other associated duties as assigned.

5. Maintains several types of records associates with clinical operations. Directs and organizes clinical supply ordering and inventory control.

6. Provides chairside and/or any other assistance necessary to facilitate patient treatment in the clinic by residents and/or predoctoral students.

Minimum Qualifications

1. Transfer eligibility requirement: you must have a current permanent appointment with a minimum of 1 year of service in a position of the same title or transferable title.
2. Reassignment requirement: You must hold the same title at the University at Buffalo.
3. Reinstatement requirement: You must be a former state employee to request reinstatement to the title that was held (or transferable title).

  • ALL APPLICANTS MUST MEET AT LEAST ONE OF THE ABOVE REQUIREMENTS. ANY APPLICATIONS RECEIVED THAT DO NOT MEET AT LEAST ONE OF THE ABOVE REQUIREMENTS WILL BE CONSIDERED UNQUALIFIED AND WILL BE DISCARDED. **
    A completed application is required to be considered for this position. If you have received a canvass letter, DO NOT APPLY to this position. You must apply to the Web address provided on your canvass letter.
Preferred Qualifications
Physical Demands
Salary Range $37,366
Work Hours

Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

FTE 1.00
Campus South Campus
Special Instructions to Applicants
Additional Information

Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at info@goer.ny.gov.

Contact Information

Contact's Name Maryalice Schroeder
Contact's Title Senior Dental Assistant
Contact's Email mas11@buffalo.edu
Contact's Phone 716-829-6242

Posting Dates

Posted 11/28/2017
Deadline for Applicants 12/14/2017
Date to be Filled 01/01/2018

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Please select your eligibility for application to this position.
    • Transfer Eligibility Requirement: you must have a current permanent appointment with a minimum of 1 year of service in a position of the same title or transferable title.
    • Reassignment Requirement: You must hold the same title at the University at Buffalo.
    • Reinstatement Requirement: You must be a former state employee to request reinstatement to the title that was held (or transferable title).
    • I do not meet any of the above requirements.
  2. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Public Job Posting
    • Internal Job Posting
    • Agency Referral
    • Advertisement/Publication
    • Personal Referral
    • Website
    • Other
  3. * List source mentioned above.

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Contact Information for References