Dental Assistant Full-Time
Job Title: Dental Assistant
Location: Downtown Seattle, WA
Practice Description: Welcome to our bustling downtown dental practice, where we pride ourselves on providing exceptional care while offering stunning views of the city and Puget Sound. Situated in the penthouse suite of the medical dental building, our practice is well-established and beloved by our community. We prioritize employee satisfaction and offer competitive industry pay, flexible schedules, comprehensive health/vision/dental coverage, retirement benefits, parking reimbursement, access to continuing education courses, and even the companionship of our resident kitten, Sherman. Our practice culture is focused on positivity, friendliness, excellent chairside manner, and outstanding customer service.
Job Description: We are currently seeking experienced dental assistants to join our dynamic team. As a dental assistant in our practice, you will play a crucial role in supporting our dentists and providing top-notch care to our patients. Your responsibilities will include:
- Assisting dentists during procedures, including but not limited to restorative, surgical, and cosmetic treatments.
- Preparing treatment rooms and equipment for patient procedures.
- Sterilizing instruments and maintaining a clean and organized work environment.
- Taking and developing dental X-rays.
- Providing chairside assistance and support to dentists and hygienists.
- Educating patients on oral hygiene practices and post-operative care instructions.
- Ensuring patient comfort and safety throughout procedures.
- Assisting with administrative tasks as needed.
- High school diploma or equivalent.
- Completion of a dental assisting program or equivalent work experience.
- X-ray certification preferred.
- Previous experience working as a dental assistant in a busy dental practice.
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
- Ability to multitask and work efficiently in a fast-paced environment.
- Positive attitude, friendly demeanor, and commitment to providing exceptional patient care.
If you are an experienced dental assistant who thrives in a fast-paced environment and is passionate about delivering excellent patient care, we invite you to apply for this position. Join our team and become part of our vibrant and supportive practice culture. Apply now and take the next step in your dental assisting career with us!
Pay Range: $25.00 to $45.00
401K: Yes, 4% match.
Medical: Yes, the doctor pays 75%
Dental Insurance: Yes, in the office.
Paid Time Off: Vacation Pay, Holiday Pay
Number of Dentists: 2
Number of Registered Dental Hygienists: 6
Number of Assistants: 2
Number of Front Office Staff: 3
Number of Sterilization Techs: 0
Work Schedule: Monday 8-5, Tuesday 7-4, Wednesday 8-5 and Thursday 7-4
Years Experience Required: 1
Required Skills: Sterilization, assisting doctor, cerec a plus, turning over rooms, seating patients etc
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.
Temp to Hire: Work per diem jobs while seeking a full-time position, sometimes as a working interview with a potential employer.
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