Dental Assistant Jobs in Fremont, CA

Aid dentist as required, especially in areas such as direct patient care, office duties, and preparing materials for treatments. Dental assistants are typically responsible for directly supporting dentists to ensure that procedures run smoothly. They manage equipment such as suction hoses to keep the patient’s mouth dry and workable during treatment, sterilize instruments, and develop X-rays/perform other lab tasks under dentist oversight. Additionally, they coordinate with clients to deliver information on effective hygiene techniques, schedule appointments, and arrange billing/payment. Because many of their tasks involve interaction with dentists and patients, they need to have strong interpersonal skills.

Depending on state regulations, dental assistants may perform coronal polishing to eliminate soft deposits, protect teeth from cavities with sealant or fluoride, and/or prepare patients for procedures by applying topical anesthetic. Some are also expected to prepare materials for temporary crowns and casts of teeth.

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Union City, CA (4 miles from Fremont, CA)
We are looking for an dedicated energetic Dental Assistant to join our general dental practice. Responsibilities: Taking X-Rays of good clinical quality....
1 day ago
Oakland, CA (19 miles from Fremont, CA)
Email No Thanks Job Details We have a unique opportunity with a well-known and respected non-profit dental clinic who is in need of qualified Registered Dental Assistants (RDA) to support their fantastic...
6 hours ago
San Jose, CA (16 miles from Fremont, CA)
assistant Knowledge of dental instruments and sterilization methods Understanding of health & safety regulations Ability to perform regulated non-surgical tasks like coronal polishing is a plus Good...
1 day ago
Pleasanton, CA (9 miles from Fremont, CA)
We are a general dentistry office in Pleasanton, looking for a Dental Assistant (DA) or RDA, with current X-Ray license....
2 days ago
Western Dental Services - San Jose, CA (16 miles from Fremont, CA)
Ortho Assistant/RDA Job Locations US-CA-San Jose ID 2022-4119 Category Dental Assistant Position Type Regular Full-Time Options Apply for this job online Apply Share Email this job to a friend Refer...
2 days ago
Tend - San Mateo, CA (18 miles from Fremont, CA)
We're adding a Dental Assistant to the Tend team, to increase the efficiency of the dentist in the delivery of quality oral health care....
3 days ago
Tend - San Jose, CA (16 miles from Fremont, CA)
We're adding a Dental Assistant to the Tend team, to increase the efficiency of the dentist in the delivery of quality oral health care....
3 days ago
Smile Brands - San Jose, CA (16 miles from Fremont, CA)
Your Role as a Dental Assistant Youll be an important member of the clinical team, working alongside GPs and other Specialty Clinicians dedicated to serving patients....
South San Francisco, CA (24 miles from Fremont, CA)
Looking for a dental assistant to work mornings to afternoon, to be quick on their feet....
4 days ago
San Jose, CA (16 miles from Fremont, CA)
Surgical assistant needed in San Jose oral surgery practice. This position entails performing a variety of surgically related tasks including assisting with surgery and working with our surgeon...
4 days ago
San Mateo, CA (18 miles from Fremont, CA)
If you do have experience or are a RDA (Registered Dental Assistant), that's even better!...
4 days ago
San Jose, CA (16 miles from Fremont, CA)
Looking for a full-time or parttime dental assistant. DA or RDA Our office is fast-paced, energetic, with a positive work environment....
4 days ago
Oakland, CA (19 miles from Fremont, CA)
We are a growing orthodontic office looking to hire an experienced RDA to join our team! This position is in Oakland and is available immediately. RDA is preferred, but DA also considered. A...
4 days ago
Oakland, CA (19 miles from Fremont, CA)
SPECIALTY DENTAL ASSISTANT (DA/ RDA) We are a growing dental office looking to hire a Dental Assistant to join our team! This position is in Oakland, CA and is available to start immediately....
4 days ago
Redwood City, CA (15 miles from Fremont, CA)
SPECIALTY DENTAL ASSISTANT (DA/ RDA) We are a growing children's dental office looking to hire a Dental Assistant to join our team!...
4 days ago

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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Fremont, CA

This is the average annual salary for Dental Assistant jobs in Fremont, CA as reported by the BLS.

$47,627

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Highest Education Level

Dental Assistants in Fremont, CA offer the following education background
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (29.3%)
  • High School or GED (26.6%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.8%)
  • Doctorate Degree (4.2%)
  • Some College (3.2%)
  • Master's Degree (2.2%)
  • Some High School (1.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Dental Assistants in Fremont, CA
  • Less than 1 year (60.4%)
  • 1-2 years (28.4%)
  • None (11.2%)

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