Job Summary
Job Description

We are looking for an experienced and dedicated Receptionist / Dental Assistant to join our growing orthodontic practice. Candidates with at least one year of assisting experience preferred. This is a part-time position working 15-16 hours per week, typically a two-day work week including Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Travel between our two offices will be required.

You will greet patients, prepare exam rooms, and help the orthodontist during patient examinations and other procedures. Between patients, you will clean exam rooms and replenish supplies. When not working with patients, you will also assist with administrative tasks, including answering phones and organizing patient records as needed.


  • Welcome customers in the dental office
  • Prepare customers for treatments or checkups ensuring their comfort
  • Select and set up instruments, equipment and material needed
  • Sterilize instruments according to regulations
  • Assist the dentist through 4-handed dentistry
  • Undertake lab tasks as instructed
  • Provide oral hygiene and post-operative care instructions
  • Keep the dental room clean and well-stocked
  • Schedule appointments
  • Maintain accurate patient records¬†and assist with payment procedures


  • X-ray certification in New Jersey required
  • Current BLS and CPR certification
  • Excellent understanding of dental hygiene procedures
  • Knowledge of aseptic and sterilization techniques
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Good computer skills

Job ID: 282772636

Dr Herman Orthodontist
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