Dental Assistant Jobs in Boonton, NJ

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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SN Family Dental - Newark, NJ (17 miles from Boonton, NJ)
What does a dental assistant do? Read on to find out the answer to that question The duties of a dental assistant are among the most comprehensive and varied in the dental office....
Wayne, NJ (9 miles from Boonton, NJ)
New Jersey, Wayne, private dental office seeking an experienced DENTAL ASSISTANT (temporary, 2 month ), X-ray license is a must. Full time: Monday to Friday, 9.30am to 5.30pm Please send resume...
22 hours ago
Plainfield, NJ (21 miles from Boonton, NJ)
We have a job opening for dental assistant at our office in North Plainfield, NJ. Pleasant personality and good communication skills are must. Compensation will be competitive and per hour....
22 hours ago
Rockaway, NJ (3 miles from Boonton, NJ)
Part-time RDA with **orthodontic experience** Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays in Rockaway. Fridays and 1 Saturday per month in Wayne. Applicant must be out-going, friendly, responsible, and punctual....
1 day ago
Effie Sofos DMD - Emerson, NJ (20 miles from Boonton, NJ)
Part time dental assistant in Emerson general practice. Flexable hours Tuesday Wednesday Thursday and alternate Saturdays Minimum 1 1/2 years experience and a dental xray license required....
Dental Care Alliance - Suffern, NY (21 miles from Boonton, NJ)
The Dental Assistant we hire is required to have at least 1 year of hands on dental experience and preferred to have an X-ray license in the state of New York....
Beautiful Smiles of Bayonne - Bayonne, NJ (24 miles from Boonton, NJ)
Assisting X-Rays license We offer the following benefits: Health Insurance 401(k) Dental Insurance salary will be based on level of experience...
Industrial Staffing Services, Inc. - Newark, NJ (18 miles from Boonton, NJ)
Proficient in four handed dentistry Job Summary: The Dental Assistant performs a variety of patient care, office and laboratory duties for client dental offices....
2 days ago
Fort Lee, NJ (24 miles from Boonton, NJ)
Looking for Dental Assistants in Boutique Fort Lee Office PT Dental Assistants Requirements: - X-ray license preferred -1+ yr experience preferred - Bi-lingual (Japanese or Korean) preferred, but not...
22 hours ago
Midwest Dental - Millburn, NJ (15 miles from Boonton, NJ)
Overview Dental Assistant **$2,000 Sign-On Bonus** Mondovi Dental is now part of the Smile Brands family!...
Belleville, NJ (16 miles from Boonton, NJ)
X-ray license a MUST or WITHIN WEEKS to obtain it (Already having passed the Exam at least). The position requires Saturdays ( every other)....
4 days ago
DA VINCI DENTAL ARTS - Edison, NJ (24 miles from Boonton, NJ)
We are looking to add another Dental Assistant to our team. We have part-time and full time available. Compensation is to be discussed pending on experience....
Midwest Dental - Clark, NJ (22 miles from Boonton, NJ)
Overview Dental Assistant - Temporary Mondovi Dental is now part of the Smile Brands family! Are you passionate about dental health and helping patients maintain their gleaming smiles?...
Integrated Dental Aesthetic - Kinnelon, NJ (4 miles from Boonton, NJ)
We are looking for an experienced, exceptional licensed dental assistant to join our dental practice in Kinnelon New Jersey....
Beautiful Smiles of Bayonne - Bayonne, NJ (24 miles from Boonton, NJ)
We are seeking a part time Dental Assistant to join our team....
5 days ago

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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Boonton, NJ

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Highest Education Level

Dental Assistants in Boonton, NJ 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 Boonton, NJ
  • Less than 1 year (60.4%)
  • 1-2 years (28.4%)
  • None (11.2%)

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