Dental Assistant Jobs in Denville, 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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DA VINCI DENTAL ARTS - Edison, NJ (22 miles from Denville, 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....
Ardent Health Services - Montclair, NJ (15 miles from Denville, NJ)
We are looking for a dynamic and passionate Dental Assistant (Registered) to join the Mountainside Team!...
1 day ago
Aspen Dental - Hackettstown, NJ (17 miles from Denville, NJ)
As a Lead Dental Assistant with an Aspen Dental-branded practice, youll have the support you need to reach your career goals....
18 hours ago
Midwest Dental - Clark, NJ (20 miles from Denville, 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?...
Lyndhurst, NJ (20 miles from Denville, NJ)
Private practice General Dentist in Bergen County seeking a highly motivated, organized, and personable Dental Assistant to join our team....
2 days ago
Hackensack, NJ (23 miles from Denville, NJ)
Dental Assistant position is immediately available for the hardworking, responsible and people oriented person....
10 hours ago
Integrated Dental Aesthetic - Kinnelon, NJ (9 miles from Denville, NJ)
We are looking for an experienced, exceptional licensed dental assistant to join our dental practice in Kinnelon New Jersey....
Butler, NJ (9 miles from Denville, NJ)
Looking for a dental assistant, sterilization tech or a floater. Part time position for Tuesdays and Thursdays. 14-16 hours a week. May extend to more days. Please email resume. Thank you....
5 days ago
Secaucus, NJ (23 miles from Denville, NJ)
We are looking for a talented Dental assistant to manage patients. Must be able to respond efficiently to patient and doctor needs and inquiries....
5 days ago
Dental Care Alliance - Glen Rock, NJ (19 miles from Denville, NJ)
Other duties as assigned Qualifications Required Skills: X-ray license in the state of New Jersey required Experience working as a Dental Assistant, or training from a formal Dental Assistant program...
Clark, NJ (20 miles from Denville, NJ)
Are you a licensed Dental Assistant that wants to be part of a company that strives to be the BEST in the dental industry? If so, we want to hear from you!...
6 days ago
Florham Park, NJ (8 miles from Denville, NJ)
We are an office looking for a part time and full time dental assistant. For full time position, benefits offered. Must be personable, reliable and efficient....
6 days ago
Woodbridge, NJ (24 miles from Denville, NJ)
PT Dental Assistant position for suburban private dental office.15-25 hrs/week. Tuesday thru Friday. NJ X-Ray license and experience preferred. Need to be Covid Vaccinated....
7 days ago
Dds - Union, NJ (17 miles from Denville, NJ)
Dental Assistant in Union, New Jersey Dental Assistant in Union, NJ. Req. 18 mos. exp in the job offered....
7 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Newark, NJ (19 miles from Denville, NJ)
Dental Assistant - Sign on Bonus!...
7 days ago

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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Denville, NJ

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

$39,760

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Highest Education Level

Dental Assistants in Denville, NJ offer the following education background
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (29.3%)
  • High School or GED (26.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.7%)
  • Doctorate Degree (4.1%)
  • 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 Denville, NJ
  • Less than 1 year (60.4%)
  • 1-2 years (28.4%)
  • None (11.2%)

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