Dental Assistant Jobs in Mississippi

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Perkins Dental - New Albany, MS
FT DENTAL ASSISTANT We are looking for outgoing, energetic team member for full time dental assistant position. Must have a great personality and be a team player. Email resume to ... or mail it to...
23 hours ago Perkins Dental
United States Federal Government - Biloxi, MS
Work Schedule: Monday - Friday 8:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. Functional Statement Title: Dental Assistant The Dental Assistant will work in Dental Service for the Gulf Coast Veterans Health Care System. The...
2 days ago
Heartland Dental Care - Hattiesburg, MS
care, and the Dental Assistant position will play a large role in that. If this sounds a like a good fit, we would love to hear from you. Dental Assistant Functions The Dental Assistant supports the...
9 hours ago
Southern Healthcare Agency - Jackson, MS
Dental Assistant Location: Jackson, MS Schedule: Monday-Thursday 730a-5pm Job Description: Must have orthodontic experience Job Requirements: Must have one year of recent working experience...
6 days ago
Jackson, MS
on experience employment type: full-time Established Dental office looking for a motivated dental assistant to join our practice full time. We offer the best care available to our patients and would...
7 days ago
Hernando, MS
employment type: full-time Come join our team! Dental practice in Hernando seeks an experienced dental assistant. Must be a team player, have excellent communication skills, be dependable, quick ,hard-worki...
7 days ago
Ridgeland, MS
experience employment type: full-time We are a family dental practice looking for a full time Dental Assistant. Our office hours are Monday-Thursday 7:45 am - 5:00 pm, and Friday 7:45 am - 12:00 pm. IF...
7 days ago
Pearl, MS
a highly motivated employee for a fast pace dental practice with dental experience preferred in dentrix. Applicants must be reliable, have a positive and professional attitude, the ability to multi-...
7 days ago
Meridian, MS
compensation: $14-15 P H employment type: part-time We are looking for a Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) with the ability to make quality multi-unit temporaries. Competitive compensation and benefi...
8 days ago
Hattiesburg, MS
full-time Cosmetic and health oriented dental practice in Santa Barbara is looking for a Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) with the ability to make quality multi-unit temporaries. Competitive compensatio...
8 days ago
Meridian, MS
compensation: $15.00 to 18.50 Per H employment type: full-time We are looking for a Dental Assistant who to join our team in a fast paced hospital environment. In this role you will be responsible ...
10 days ago
Perkins Dental - New Albany, MS
Hello! Keep me logged in Forgot your password? Full Time Dental Assistant Perkins Dental New Albany, MS (US - 38652) Full Time Dental Assistant Perkins Dental New Albany, MS (US - 38652) Email this job...
13 days ago
Gulfport, MS
ion: Negotiable employment type: full-time Dental assistant needed for busy private practice. hard working team player. X-ray permit and knowledge of Dentrix. Send resume to show contact info...
14 days ago
Jackson, MS
$$$$$ employment type: part-time This is John with Southern Healthcare. We are in need of dental assistants in the Jackson area. If you are interested or no someone that is, please contact me or Carriea...
14 days ago
Gulfport, MS
compensation: $21.50PerHour employment type: full-time We are looking for a motivated Dental Assistant with at least 2 years of experience who will treat our patients like family. We are expanding our...
16 days ago

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Title Synonyms

Users interested in this job title also searched for the following job titles

  • Certified Dental Assistant
  • Lead Dental Assistant
  • RDA
  • Registered Dental Assistant

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Dental Assistant positions

  • Perkins Dental
  • Concorde Career Colleges
  • Heartland Dental Care
  • Southern Healthcare Agency
  • United States Federal Government

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Dental Assistant positions.

  • X-Ray Certified
  • Registered Dental Assistant
  • OSHA Certified
  • CPR Certified
  • CEREC Certified
  • Dental Assistant Certification
  • DANB Certified
  • Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH)
  • Certified Dental Assistant

Qualifications / Skill Sets

The following top skills are often required or desired to land a Dental Assistant position

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  • Alginate Impressions
  • Amalgam
  • Bilingual
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Certified Dental Assistant (CDA)
  • Chair Side Assistance
  • Chairside Assisting
  • Communication Skills
  • Compensation
  • Computer Skills
  • Coronal Polishing
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Crowns
  • Customer Service
  • Dental Implants
  • Dental Prophylaxis
  • Dental Terminology
  • Dentrix
  • Dexis
  • Digital X-Rays
  • Email
  • Endodontics
  • Energetic
  • Expanded Duties Dental Assistant (EDDA)
  • Expanded Functions
  • Four-Handed Dentistry
  • Friendliness
  • Front Office
  • General Dentistry
  • Health Care
  • Infection Control
  • Inventory Management
  • Invisalign
  • Management
  • Multitasking
  • Nitrous Oxide
  • Oral Hygiene Instruction
  • Oral Surgery
  • Organization
  • Orthodontics
  • Packaging
  • Patient Care
  • Patterson EagleSoft
  • Periodontics
  • Policy Development
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Scheduling
  • Sealant Placement
  • Sealants
  • Software
  • Spanish
  • Staff Supervision
  • Sterilization
  • Taking Impressions
  • Temporary Crowns
  • Training
  • Training and Development
  • Ultrasonic Scaling
  • X-Rays

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Quick Guide to Advanced DANB Certifications

In addition to the commonly known Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) credential, DANB also offers the specialized/advanced Certified Orthodontic Assistant (COA), Certified Preventive Functions Dental Assistant (CPFDA), and Certified Restorative Functions Dental Assistant (CRFDA) designations.