Dental Administrative Assistant

Dental Administrative Assistant


Wayne Community College
3000 Wayne Memorial Drive
Goldsboro, NC 27534
Phone: 919-735-5151

Job Location

Goldsboro, NC


$24,168 - $30,068


State of NC Benefits

Job Category

  • Clerical

Application Period

Opens: Thursday, February 28, 2019
Closes: Thursday, March 14, 2019

Target Start Date

Thursday, April 11, 2019

Expected Work Hours

Full-time, M-F

Reports to

Dental Department Chair

Employment Type

Full-time, 12 months

Minimum Qualifications

An Associate’s degree is required.  Applicants must demonstrate a working knowledge of Microsoft Office.  Candidates must possess strong organizational skills with attention to detail and accuracy.  The assistant must be able to work independently, make minor decisions using good judgment, prioritize tasks, and take direction.  

Preferred Qualifications

One to three years of relevant dental office work experience with knowledge of dental terminology is preferred.  A National Career Readiness Certificate and bilingual are preferred.

Position Description

The Administrative Assistant will provide administrative support for faculty, Dental Department Chair, Pharmacy Technology Program Coordinator, and Allied Health/Public Services Division Dean.  This position requires interaction with the public, college students, faculty, and staff projecting an efficient and professional attitude.  The Assistant will supervise the dental clinic appointment desk, maintain all records, reports, files and budget for travel and supplies, prepare travel requests, contracts, purchase orders, work orders and requisitions; maintain office equipment/supplies and assign and maintain the list of student lockers.  This position requires strong interpersonal skills, a knowledge of computers and current dental office technologies such as Dentrix, aptitude with Word and Excel, and strong written and verbal communication skills.  The Administrative Assistant will perform other duties as assigned by the Dental Department Chair and/or Allied Health/Public Services Division Dean.

If selected for employment, the applicant must submit to a criminal background check and drug screening.

INSTITUTION:  Wayne Community College is a member of the North Carolina Community College system.  Located in Goldsboro, NC, the College serves Wayne and adjoining counties.  Wayne Community College is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.  A Tobacco Free Campus as of August 1, 2009.

How to Apply

Submit an employment application and all supporting materials, including copies of certifications, post-secondary transcripts, resume, and cover letter via ApplicantOne at  No paper applications will be accepted.  Applications will be screened, and the most qualified applicants interviewed.  All applicants will be notified once the position has been filled.

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