Dental Assistant Full-Time
Job Title: Dental Assistant
Location: Issaquah, WA
Practice Overview: Welcome to our practice, where we pride ourselves on providing high-quality dental care with a team of four experienced dentists. Our focus is on patient comfort and satisfaction, and we strive to create a welcoming and professional environment for everyone who walks through our doors.
Job Description: We are currently seeking a Dental Assistant to join our team. The ideal candidate will be responsible for a variety of chair-side and administrative duties to support our dentists and ensure the smooth operation of our practice. This position offers an opportunity to work with a diverse patient population and contribute to the delivery of exceptional dental care.
- Perform sterilization procedures to maintain a clean and safe environment for patient care.
- Place rubber dams as needed for dental procedures.
- Take impressions and assist with the fabrication of dental appliances.
- Prepare treatment rooms for dental procedures, including room set-up and equipment sterilization.
- Assist with dental exams and periodontal charting.
- Pack cord and make temporary restorations as directed by the dentist.
- Perform iTero scans for digital impressions.
- Provide chair-side assistance during dental procedures.
- Take dental X-rays and ensure accurate documentation of patient records.
- Perform coronal polishing to enhance the appearance of patients' teeth.
- Previous experience as a dental assistant preferred but not required.
- Knowledge of dental procedures and terminology.
- Strong organizational and multitasking skills.
- Ability to work effectively as part of a team.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
- Willingness to learn and adapt to new technologies and procedures.
- Competitive salary based on experience.
- Opportunities for professional development and advancement.
- Supportive work environment with a focus on teamwork and patient care.
- Access to the latest dental technology and equipment.
- Potential for additional benefits based on performance and tenure.
If you are a motivated and enthusiastic individual with a passion for dental assisting, we encourage you to apply for this position. Join our practice and become part of our commitment to providing exceptional dental care to our patients. Apply now and take the next step in your dental career with us!
Pay Range: $26.00 to $31.00
Medical/Dental Insurance: Yes
Paid Time Off: Yes
Number of Dentists: 4
Number of Registered Dental Hygienists: 6
Number of Assistants: 4
Number of Front Office Staff: 5
Number of Sterilization Techs: 0
Work Schedule: Monday 7:45-5:00, Tuesday 7:45 to 6:00, Thursday 7:45 to 6:00. Friday 7:45 to 5:00, With some Saturdays 7:45 to 4:00.
Years Experience Required: 1
Required Skills: See Job Description. But we are willing to train
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