Job Summary
Employment Type
Full Time
Bonus/Commission
No
Job Description

Dental Assistant

MK Periodontics & Implant Dentistry looking for motivated individuals to join our team. We are seeking competent dental assistants who will make the dentist’s office more efficient and pleasant for patients. We are looking for a dedicated team member who will  ensure excellent customer service, high quality patient care and aid with administrative and basic dental tasks. 

Candidate should be well-organized with great attention to detail. You should be able to follow instructions and respect dental office regulations and COVID-19 regulations. We want you to be focused on providing direct or indirect patient care and able to make office procedures as smooth as possible.

Responsibilities

  • Welcome customers in the dental office
  • Prepare customers for treatments or checkups ensuring their comfort and safety with COVID-19 implemented protocols
  • Select and set up instruments, equipment and material needed
  • Sterilize instruments according to regulations
  • Assist the dentist through procedures and surgeries
  • Undertake lab tasks as instructed
  • Provide oral hygiene and post-operative care instructions
  • Keep the dental room clean and well-stocked
  • Schedule appointments, / administrative tasks
  • Maintain accurate patient records and assist with payment procedures
  • Take X-rays

Skills

  • Proven experience as dental assistant
  • Knowledge of dental instruments and sterilization methods
  • Understanding of health & safety regulations
  • Ability to perform regulated non-surgical tasks, suction
  • Good computer skills
  • Excellent communication and people skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Well-organized and reliable
  • High school diploma; graduating from dental assistant school is preferred
  • Additional certification or training is an asset RDA- registered Dental Assistant
  • Radiology certification REQUIRED

COVID-19 precautions

  • Remote interview process
  • Personal protective equipment provided or required
  • Plastic shield at work stations
  • Temperature screenings
  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Virtual meetings
  • Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place

Virus Killer Air Sanitation system installed in office and running all hours. All State required COVID-19 safety protocols, PPE, Continuous sanitation, Patients wait outside of the building until office is prepared for treatment

Job ID: 296015104

MK Periodontics & Implant Dentistry P.C.
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