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Surgical Dental Assistant Full-Time

Location : Kirkland, WA
Job Type : Direct
Reference Code : Direct 69080
Hours : Full Time
Required Years of Experience : 3
Required Education : Registered Dental Assistant
Travel : No
Relocation : No

Job Description :

Practice Description: Our team operates as a close-knit and efficient group, supporting each other and celebrating individual strengths and achievements. Our doctor's calm and humorous personality brings positivity to every situation. At the core of our practice are values centered around fostering partnerships with our patients, collaborating with referring dentists and specialists, and cultivating a supportive office team environment.

Job Description: We are seeking a dental assistant to join our surgical periodontal practice, working alongside one doctor. Responsibilities include chairside assistance, taking X-rays (including BWX, FMX, and PA's), digital periocharting, obtaining vitals, and completing digital chart notes. Additionally, the role involves proofreading letters to referring offices and emails through our dental program.


Pay Range: $27.00 to $32.00 per hour


  • Bonus: None

  • 401K: Yes, with up to 3% match

  • Medical Insurance: Yes

  • Dental Insurance: No

  • Paid Time Off: Vacation Pay and Holiday Pay, eligible after one year and renewed on the hire date, based on hours worked

Other Benefits: Not specified

Relocation Support: Not specified

Staff Details:

  • Number of Dentists: 1

  • Number of Registered Dental Hygienists: 1

  • Number of Assistants: 1 (position available)

  • Number of Front Office Staff: 1

  • Number of Sterilization Techs: 1

If you are a dedicated dental assistant looking to work in a supportive and collaborative environment, we encourage you to apply and become part of our team.

Required Qualifications :


Work Schedule: Tuesday through Friday, 7:30 am to 5:00 pm. Patients scheduled 8-12 and 1-4. 1-hour lunch and 1 hour at the end of the day for clean up and next day prep.

Years Experience Required: 3

Required Skills:

Minimum 3 years of dental assisting experience in periodontal or oral surgery offices is preferred.

Current Washington State Dental Assistant License.
Completion of a recognized Dental Assistant course program.
Working knowledge of dental software for digital patient charting.
Computer knowledge to be able to proofread letters, attach x-rays/periocharting, and send letters electronically.
Working knowledge of dental radiograph techniques and principles.
Ability to manage your own and patient schedules.
Ability to communicate with patients professionally.
Ability to work effectively as a member of a team.

Other Requirements:  

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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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