Surgical Dental Assistant Full-Time
Practice Description: We are a growing specialty practice – Periodontics & Implants. Our doctor, as well as our long time business office staff and hygienist are great trainers with those new to our specialty. We work as a team and pride ourselves on great patient care from the first phone call to our office through each appointment in our office. In addition, we work with great referring offices.
We are a specialty dental practice looking for a motivated Dental Assistant to join the team in our Kirkland location.
This is a Full-Time position. The office is open Tuesday through Friday from 8am-5pm.
Clinical responsibilities will include assisting with patient examinations, digital x-rays, intra-oral photos, sterilization, equipment maintenance, assisting in surgical procedures, post-operative follow-up appointments and working with our hygiene department. Strong communication skills are required.
• Applicants must have a valid WA State Dental Assistant Registration
• Current Basic Life Support (BLS) and CPR training
• Previous experience with dental software and basic computer skills
• Excellent customer service skills required
Pay Range: DOQ $20-$26/hr, Generous hourly wage and benefit package
401K: Yes, IRA plan
Medical/Dental Insurance: Yes
Paid Time Off: Yes
Other Benefits: Holiday pay
Number of Dentists:1
Number of Registered Dental Hygienists:1
Number of Assistants:1
Number of Front Office Staff:1
Number of Sterilization Techs:0
Work Schedule: Tuesday thru Friday 8am – 5pm
Years Experience Required: The ideal candidate will have experience in a surgical setting; however, we are willing to train the right person. New graduates are welcome to apply!
Required Skills: Dental Assisting, proficient with x-rays, Surgical Dental Assisting experience helpful, but not required.
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