Company : Confidential.Position : Dental Assistant.Position type : Permanent full time.Reports to : Project Manager.Shift type : Monday to Friday during clinic hours.
Closed for all major holidays. No weekend requirements or on call requirements.Job Summary : Our client is currently recruiting a Dental Assistant who performs a variety of dental assisting duties, within compliance of regulations, to promote quality dental care for patients in a reduced stress, comfortable environment.
They need a Registered Dental Assistant to support the doctor, teaches patients how to care for their teeth, communicates effectively with patients, maintains equipment and inventory, and follows universal precautions and all requirements to ensure a safe environment for patients and staff.
As part of the overall clinic team, the Dental Assistant will assist all other staff members as required and available with their duties.
Principle Responsibilities : - Assists Dentist during a variety of Dental treatment procedures that involve saliva, blood, and odors with clients of all ages, backgrounds and economic status.
Rays). Take and record medical history and vital signs.- Take final impressions for indirect restorations and pour up models.
Write lab slips and maintain lab cases.- Understands and follows infection control and hazard communication rules and regulations.
Send in monitor strips as required.- Place and remove rubber dams, apply sealents, remove sutures, place amalgam restorations.
Credentialing Requirements : - Current unrestricted license to practice as a Dental Assistant is required.- X-Ray certification is preferred.
Education : - License to work as a Dental Assistant must be in hand at time of application submission.Experience : - 2+ years experience as a Dental Assistant is required.
Physical Requirements / Working Environment : - Must be able to sit for more than 8 hours per day.- Must be willing to work overtime if necessary.