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Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - resumesample@example.com - -
Professional Summary

Talented Dental Assistant with one year of experience working with dental staff to treat patients. Skilled at taking dental x-rays, preparing dental impressions and assisting dental hygienists and dentists. Expert at creating and maintaining clean and sterile environments. Also, I am a reliable, top-notch sales associate with outstanding customer service skills and relationship-building strengths. Dedicated to welcoming customers and providing comprehensive service. In-depth understanding of sales strategy and merchandising techniques.

Skills
  • Taking Medical and Dental Histories
  • Disinfection and Sterilization
  • Supply Ordering
  • Treatment Planning
  • Detail-Oriented
  • Organization and Prioritization
  • Patient Flow Management
  • Patient Care Standards
  • Emergency Dental Care
  • Procedure Support
  • Customer Service
  • Cleaning and Sanitizing
  • Treatment Room Preparation
  • Teamwork and Collaboration
  • Medical Charting
  • Dental Radiography
  • Inventory Management
  • Meeting Sales Goals
  • Merchandising and Display
  • Safety and Cleanliness Standards
  • Merchandise Recommendations
  • Excellent Written and Verbal Communication
  • Item Ticketing and Pricing
  • Building Customer Relationships and Loyalty
  • Energy and Physical Stamina
  • Flexible Hours
  • Sales and Promotions
  • Ability to Lift 40 pounds
  • Adaptable and Flexible
  • Returns and Exchanges
  • Friendly and Helpful
  • Cash Handling
  • Guest Services
  • Honest and Ethical
  • Time Management
  • Speech Clarity
  • Dressing Room Assistance
  • Decision Making
  • Store Opening and Closing
  • Customer Assistance
  • Reliable and Responsible
  • Register Opening and Closing
  • Team Cooperation
  • Relationship Building
  • Creative Thinking
  • Goal-Driven
Work History
07/2020 to 07/2021
Dental Assitant American Dental Partners, Inc. Gates, NY,
  • Performed general chair-side duties to assist with various procedures, including general, endo and oral surgery.
  • Administered desensitizing agents by applying numbing gel to prepare patients for anesthetic injections.
  • Created dental impressions used for diagnostics, opposing models and study casts to make crowns, bridges and other dental prosthetics.
  • Educated patients on dental hygiene, pre-surgical instructions and post-surgical care.
  • Scheduled appointments for new and existing customers, factoring in provider availability and scheduling loads.
  • Prepared and arranged instruments, medications and required materials, including cement, composites and impression materials.
  • Prepared rooms for patient treatment by cleaning and sterilizing tools and equipment.
  • Assisted dentists by passing instruments, suctioning intraoral fluids, adding water and mixing materials for fillings, casts and impressions.
  • Managed office schedules and calendars to coordinate administrative planning and execution.
  • Typed patient data into computer system using Dentrix while following privacy laws and maintaining high level of accuracy.
  • Assisted dentists, hygienists and other personnel by handing appropriate tools and supplies needed for procedures.
  • Documented patient dental health information, medical history and vital signs for future reference.
  • Designed Crowns
10/2020 to 02/2021
Retail Sales Associate Viejas Enterprises Alpine, CA,
  • Helped customers complete purchases, locate items and join reward programs.
  • Checked pricing, scanned items, applied discounts and printed receipts to ring up customers.
  • Opened and closed store independently and prepared nightly bank drop for manager.
  • Organized store merchandise racks and displays to promote and maintain visually appealing environments.
  • Monitored sales floor and merchandise displays for presentable condition, taking corrective action such as restocking or reorganizing products.
  • Worked closely with shift manager to solve problems and handle customer concerns.
  • Used POS system to process sales, returns, online orders and gift card activations.
  • Informed customers of current store promotions to encourage additional sales purchases.
  • Offered each customer top-notch, personal service to boost sales and customer satisfaction.
  • Maintained clean sales floor and straightened and faced merchandise.
  • Balanced and organized cash register by handling cash, counting change and storing coupons.
  • Supported loss prevention goals by monitoring shopper behavior.
  • Stocked merchandise, clearly labeling items, and arranging according to size or color.
  • Issued receipts and processed refunds, credits or exchanges.
  • Greeted customers and helped with product questions, selections and purchases, including in-store and e-service transactions.
  • Volunteered for extra shifts during holidays and other busy periods to alleviate staffing shortages.
  • Folded and arranged merchandise in attractive displays to drive sales.
05/2020 to 07/2020
Sales Associate Beacon New York, NY,
  • Helped customers locate products and checked store system for merchandise at other sites.
  • Engaged with customers to effectively build rapport and lasting relationships.
  • Prepared merchandise for sales floor by pricing or tagging.
  • Applied security and loss prevention training toward recognizing risks and reducing store theft.
  • Increased sales by offering advice on purchases and promoting additional products.
  • Tracked stock using company inventory management software.
  • Achieved perfect attendance and on-time record.
  • Grew sales and boosted profits, applying proactive management strategies and enhancing sales training.
Education
Expected in 05/2019
High School Diploma:
Skyline High School - Mesa, AZ
GPA:

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School Attended
  • Skyline High School
Job Titles Held:
  • Dental Assitant
  • Retail Sales Associate
  • Sales Associate
Degrees
  • High School Diploma