Dental Assistant Full-Time
Practice Description: We are a practice that puts patients first. We are an enthusiastic group of dental professionals that care for each other and have a passion for dentistry. If describes you, we would love to hear from you.
*Assisting the dentist during a variety of treatment procedures
*Taking dental radiographs (x-rays)
*Asking about the patient's medical history and taking blood pressure and pulse
*Serving as an infection control officer, developing infection control protocol and preparing and sterilizing instruments and equipment
*Helping patients feel comfortable before, during and after dental treatment
*Providing patients with instructions for oral care following surgery or other dental treatment procedures, such as the placement of a restoration (filling)
*Teaching patients appropriate oral hygiene strategies to maintain oral health;
(e.g., tooth brushing, flossing and nutritional counseling)
*Taking impressions, both scan (iTero) and alginate of patients' teeth for study casts (models of teeth)
*Performing office management tasks that often require the use of a personal computer
*Communicating with patients and suppliers (e.g., scheduling appointments, answering the telephone, billing and ordering supplies)
*Helping to provide direct patient care in all dental specialties, including orthodontics, pediatric dentistry, periodontics and oral surgery
Pay Range: Negotiable/DOE
Medical/Dental Insurance: Yes
Paid Time Off: Yes
Number of Dentists:2
Number of Registered Dental Hygienists:2
Number of Assistants:3
Number of Front Office Staff:3
Number of Sterilization Techs:0
Work Schedule: Monday-Wednesday 8:30-4:00, Thursday (as needed, no patients), Friday 6:30-3:00 and 2 Saturdays per month 7:30-2:00.
Years Experience Required: 1 (will train candidates with the desire to learn dental assisting)
Required Skills:Great communication, reliable, positive attitude and flexible.
About Dental Professionals
There are many ways to work with us!
Full-time Flexible: You can qualify to be our full-time employee and we’ll provide you with a competitive pay and benefits package! YOU DECIDE YOUR SCHEDULE. Work when YOU want and as much as you want. You can have the flexibility to work around YOUR life, rather than trying to fit in life around your work schedule.
Per Diem: Pick up an occasional shift whenever it fits your schedule, while you’re between jobs, or during an office closure.
Temp to Hire: Work per diem jobs while seeking a full-time position, in some cases as a working interview with a potential employer.
Direct Hire: We can help you find your next dream job with a new office!