Practice Description: Long standing, one location private dental practice is looking for an experienced dental assistant to join our team. Located in the heart of beautiful downtown Puyallup, our office has been serving this community for 45 years. We offer cutting edge technology, a calm clean office environment, a supportive clinical team and doctors.
Job Description: The Dental Assistant is the right hand of the doctor taking care of all chairside needs of our patients. You must have a minimum 5 years experience in chairside assisting skills with preparing anesthetic, support restorative/cosmetic procedures, expanded duties, organized charting skills & instrumentation, taking x-rays & intra-oral photos, efficient delivery models, nightguards, retainers. Your skill set will include relationship building, influencing and engagement in purposeful conversations identifying patient motivators and concerns.
Pay Range: $23-$27/hr
401K: Yes, 1000 hrs worked in first year to be eligible
Medical/Dental Insurance: Yes, 20 hrs minimum work week
Paid Time Off: Yes, accrued
Other Benefits:Holiday, CE
Number of Dentists: 2
Number of Registered Dental Hygienists: 3
Number of Assistants: 2
Number of Front Office Staff: 3
Number of Sterilization Techs: 1
Work Schedule: 3-4 days/week
Years Experience Required: 5
Required Skills: Rubber dam placement, composite, crown/bridge, implant, RCT procedures, iTero digital scanner, acrylic temporaries
Other Requirements: Eaglesoft practice software, Gendex digital x-rays, alginate impressions, Nightguard and Essex retainer fabrication, Invisalign
About Dental Professionals
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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.
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