Dental Assistant Full-Time
Practice Description: We are a family practice that does all aspects of Dentistry, including oral surgery and implants, endodontics, orthodontics, and the Cerec machine for crowns and bridges. We are a friendly, family-like, fast-paced environment, we work hard and efficiently but we have lots of fun doing it. We are a union office with full benefits and 401k. Please reach out if you are interested in joining our family.
Job Description: Preparing patients for dental work.
Helping with infection control by sterilizing and disinfecting instruments, setting up instrument trays, preparing materials, and assisting with dental procedures.
Assisting dentists in managing medical and dental emergencies when necessary.
Assisting dental hygienists with procedures when necessary.
Providing great patient care.
Recording treatment information in patient records.
Exposing dental x-rays from dental diagnostics and caring for dental x-ray equipment.
Giving patients information on dental hygiene, oral health care, and plaque control programs.
Collecting and recording medical and dental histories and patient vital signs.
Providing postoperative instructions as directed by the dentist.
Caring for dental equipment.
Forming preliminary impressions for study casts and occlusal registrations.
Fabricating temporary restorations and custom impressions from preliminary impressions.
Pay Range: $19-$25/hr DOE
Medical/Dental Insurance: Union benefits- Medical, Dental, Vision, Prescription
Paid Time Off: Yes
Other Benefits: N/A
Relocation Support: N/A
Number of Dentists: 2
Number of Registered Dental Hygienists: 1
Number of Assistants: 3
Number of Front Office Staff: 2
Number of Sterilization Techs: 0
Work Schedule: Tues-Thurs 9:40 am-6:00 pm, Fri-Sat 9:40 am – 3:00 pm.
Years Experience Required: As long as you are registered with the department of health and are easily trainable none required
Required Skills: Certification or associate degree in an accredited dental assisting program.
Other Requirements: A great and friendly attitude and a love for dentistry, team player, Eaglesoft software preferred not required
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!