Job ID: 205534691

Job Summary
Employment Type
Full Time
Years Experience
1 - 3 years
Job Description

We are an upbeat, busy, full service Dental Office with an immediate opening for a full time, experienced Dental Assistant.  Candidate must have a positive attitude and be a self-starter.  We offer a friendly and caring work atmosphere, competitive pay and benefits.

The ideal candidate will have at least 2 years’ experience as a Dental Assistant and be able to perform the following essential functions:

  • be comfortable assisting the dentist with all general dental procedures, including preparation of fillings and crowns,
  • be comfortable assisting the dentist with surgical procedures, including extractions, endodontics and dental implants,
  • take excellent alginate impressions (experience with digital scanner and impressions a plus!),
  • be able to fabricate high quality temporary crowns,
  • instruct patients in oral hygiene and plaque control programs,
  • experience with orthodontics, such as Invisalign and 6 Month Smiles, a plus!,
  • possess strong computer skills,
  • record detailed treatment information in patient digital chart,
  • take and record patient dental and medical histories,
  • proficient at taking digital x-rays, including panoramic (experience with 3D imaging a plus!),
  • use and maintain hazard control protocols as established by OSHA and office standards,
  • perform routine maintenance on equipment and determine when and what kind of maintenance is needed,
  • maintain regular, consistent and punctual attendance,
  • work well both independently and cooperatively in team settings,
  • demonstrate common sense and the ability to think on your feet,
  • must be able to represent the practice in a professional, pleasant and cooperative manner,
  • AND enjoy being part of a team that provides exceptional dental care!
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Shannon Dental Health Center

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