Dental Assistant Jobs in Jb Pearl Harbor Hickam, HI

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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Kalihi Palama Health Center - Honolulu, HI (7 miles from Jb Pearl Harbor Hickam, HI)
Chinese speaking preferred Education/Experience: Completion of a Dental Assistant Training Program (internal or external) OR at least one year of experience working as a dental assistant....
5 days ago
Gentle Dental - Waianae, HI (16 miles from Jb Pearl Harbor Hickam, HI)
Certification Bilingual Spanish Expanded Functions Certified Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) when applicable RDA456...
Honolulu, HI (5 miles from Jb Pearl Harbor Hickam, HI)
Our multi-specialty dental practice is looking for an experienced dental assistant to join our team....
13 days ago
Pearl City, HI (5 miles from Jb Pearl Harbor Hickam, HI)
Our dental assistants earn between $15-20 per hour, based on their skills and areas of responsibility....
13 days ago
Honolulu, HI (5 miles from Jb Pearl Harbor Hickam, HI)
Immediate Hire (apply soon!) Wage 13-18 (Depending on experience) Willing to TRAIN Full time We are are new practice looking for the right person to join us. Fast paced and looking for a smart,...
13 days ago
Honolulu, HI (5 miles from Jb Pearl Harbor Hickam, HI)
Dental Assistant wanted for a busy small practice. At least 3 years of experience required. Needs to be organized and neat. High school diploma required....
16 days ago
Honolulu, HI (5 miles from Jb Pearl Harbor Hickam, HI)
We are looking for a full-time dental assistant to join our team Our office is conveniently located in the Ala Moana Building Hours: Open Monday through Thursday and half-day on Fridays Closed every...
17 days ago
Honolulu, HI (5 miles from Jb Pearl Harbor Hickam, HI)
Additionally, as a Dental Assistant, you will: Assist in four-handed dentistry to provide effective and efficient care for our patients Help with infection control by sterilizing and disinfecting instruments...
17 days ago
Aiea, HI (5 miles from Jb Pearl Harbor Hickam, HI)
Additionally, as a Dental Assistant, you will: Assist in four-handed dentistry to provide effective and efficient care for our patients Help with infection control by sterilizing and disinfecting instruments...
17 days ago
Waimanalo, HI (15 miles from Jb Pearl Harbor Hickam, HI)
Hawaii Job Corps - Waimanalo is currently recruiting for a part-time Dental Assistant (20 hours per week)....
17 days ago
Honolulu, HI (5 miles from Jb Pearl Harbor Hickam, HI)
Immediate opening for a Dental Assistant Small, friendly, general practice Must be dependable & have a positive attitude 1 year dental office experience preferred, but we are willing to train the right...
19 days ago
Kaneohe, HI (11 miles from Jb Pearl Harbor Hickam, HI)
Dental Assistant. Full Time. One year minimum of dental assisting or graduate of dental assisting school necessary. Qualified applicants only, please....
20 days ago
Honolulu, HI (5 miles from Jb Pearl Harbor Hickam, HI)
Small dental practice looking for an experienced assistant to fill an available position. Job responsibilities include but are not limited to: -Greeting patients -Performing digital xrays...
20 days ago
Honolulu, HI (5 miles from Jb Pearl Harbor Hickam, HI)
Smiles Forever dental office is looking for a special individual; a people person who communicates freely and has an upbeat and friendly personality. Both Full time and Part time are available. We...
21 days ago
Honolulu, HI (5 miles from Jb Pearl Harbor Hickam, HI)
We are looking for a full time Dental Assistant who wants to work 3 days a week with 4 days off every week. This lets you save on gas, commuting time, child care, etc....
23 days ago

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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Jb Pearl Harbor Hickam, HI

This is the average annual salary for Dental Assistant jobs in Jb Pearl Harbor Hickam, HI as reported by the BLS.

$38,490

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Highest Education Level

Dental Assistants in Jb Pearl Harbor Hickam, HI offer the following education background
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (29.3%)
  • High School or GED (26.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.7%)
  • 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 Jb Pearl Harbor Hickam, HI
  • Less than 1 year (60.4%)
  • 1-2 years (28.4%)
  • None (11.2%)

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