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Dental Assistant Full-Time

Location : Issaquah, WA
Job Type : Direct
Reference Code : Direct 69313
Hours : Full Time
Required Years of Experience : 1
Required Education : Willingness to take the DAANCE Exam within the first year, unless already certified.
Travel : No
Relocation : No

Job Description :

Position: Dental Assistant/Surgical Assistant

Practice Description:
We are a fun, collaborative team dedicated to providing exceptional dental care to our patients. With over 16 years of service in our community, we take pride in treating each patient like family. As we continue to grow, we're excited to welcome a new Dental Assistant/Surgical Assistant to join us on our journey.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide comprehensive support to the surgeon during in-office surgical procedures, including extractions, dental implant placements, apicoectomies, and lesion removals.

  • Assist in monitoring patients' vital signs and administering anesthesia, sedation, nitrous oxide, and intravenous fluids during surgeries.

  • Review pre-operative and post-operative instructions with patients.

  • Take digital impressions and CBCT scans for dental implant cases.

  • Update patients' health history in practice management software.

  • Acquire diagnostic x-rays.

  • Prepare and dismantle surgical trays and operatory.

  • Manage inventory of surgical and implant materials and supplies.


  • Current BLS certification.

  • Current RDA (Registered Dental Assistant) certification in Washington State.

  • Willingness to take the DAANCE Exam within the first year, unless already certified.


  • Pay Range: $25.00 - $32.00 per hour (Depending on Experience)

  • Bonus: Possible

  • Medical Insurance: Yes, Regence Blue Shield

  • Dental Insurance: Yes, Delta Dental of WA

  • Paid Time Off: Vacation Pay, Holiday Pay (Accrued per hour worked)

  • 401K: Yes (Matching percentage not specified)

  • Other Benefits: Not specified

  • Relocation Support: Not specified

Staff Details:

  • Dentists: 1

  • Registered Dental Hygienists: 0

  • Assistants: 2

  • Front Office Staff: 2

  • Sterilization Technicians: 1

If you're interested in joining our team and contributing to our mission of providing exceptional dental care, please apply with your resume and cover letter. We look forward to hearing from you!

Required Qualifications :

Job Requirements:

Work Schedule: Not Applicable

Shift Hours:

  • Monday: 7:00am - 5:00pm

  • Tuesday: 7:00am - 5:00pm

  • Wednesday: Not applicable (clinic generally closed unless scheduling adjustments are needed)

  • Thursday: 7:00am - 5:00pm

  • Friday: 7:00am - 3:00pm

Description of Schedule Hours:

  • Surgical procedures are conducted in the mornings on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday.

  • Lunch break is at 1:00pm, followed by consultations in the afternoon.

  • Fridays are designated for surgical procedures only.

  • Assistants are required to arrive at the clinic one hour prior to the start of surgical procedures to prepare the rooms.

Years of Experience Required: 1

Required Skills:

  • Current BLS certification

  • Current RDA certification in Washington State

  • Ability to take initiative and work independently

  • Superior organizational skills

  • Must maintain a friendly demeanor and positive attitude in high-pressure environments

  • Strong team player with excellent interpersonal skills

  • Proficient in multitasking, problem-solving, and task prioritization

  • Proficiency in Windows and Microsoft Office

  • Familiarity with DSN is a plus

Other Requirements:

  • Willingness to take the DAANCE Exam within the first year, unless already certified.

If you meet these requirements and are enthusiastic about joining our dynamic team, please submit your application with your resume and cover letter. We look forward to reviewing your application!

About Dental Professionals

There are many ways to work with us!

Full-time Flexible: You can qualify as 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.

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