Dental Assistant Jobs in East Hanover, 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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New York, NY (20 miles from East Hanover, NJ)
We are looking for an experienced dental assistant to join our team. Please submit your resume if you are interested. Qualified candidates will be invited to come for an interview....
2 days ago
New York University - New York, NY (20 miles from East Hanover, NJ)
Preferred Education: Certification as a Dental Assistant. Required Experience: Graduate of a Dental Assistant Training Program or 1-2 years of related experience....
1 day ago
New Milford, NJ (19 miles from East Hanover, NJ)
NO prior experience needed NO x-ray license needed Will provide paid training on the job! Applicants should be interested in both assisting and front desk responsibilities....
1 day ago
Brooklyn, NY (21 miles from East Hanover, NJ)
We are a busy multi specialty practice with an orthodontist, general dentist and periodontist that is looking for a full time Bilingual English/Spanish dental assistant to add to our team....
19 hours ago
New York, NY (20 miles from East Hanover, NJ)
*Part-time with an ability to become full time* This position requires experience in dental office, having worked as a SURGICAL dental assistant. We will train you if you are willing to learn....
15 hours ago
New York, NY (20 miles from East Hanover, NJ)
Dental Assistant needed for a small Dental Practice. Must be willing to be trained. To start Tuesday Wednesday and Thursday and more days will be added...
2 days ago
New York, NY (20 miles from East Hanover, NJ)
Can you take x-rays? 3) what is your needed salary range per hour at present?...
2 days ago
MTC - New York, NY (20 miles from East Hanover, NJ)
Must be certified to take x-rays. Valid driver's license with an acceptable driving record, unless waived by management....
1 hour ago
Brooklyn, NY (21 miles from East Hanover, NJ)
For busy Brooklyn office,East Flatbush, dental assistant, part-time, no weekends or Wednesdays, 11-7 PM EXPERIENCED ONLY...
2 days ago
New York, NY (20 miles from East Hanover, NJ)
Dental office is seeking a dental assistant to join our team. Must have dental assisting experience to be considered for this position....
1 day ago
Raritan, NJ (22 miles from East Hanover, NJ)
Part Time Dental Assistant (Somerville/Hillsborough/Somerset/Manville area) Part time dental assistant needed for Periodontal practice in Hillsborough/Manville/Somerville/area....
1 day ago
New York, NY (20 miles from East Hanover, NJ)
WILL TRAIN DENTAL ASSISTANT - for busy Brooklyn Boro Park Dental office. Full time. Office closed on Saturdays. Please send your Resumes with your work experience and your education....
19 hours ago
Midwest Dental - Clark, NJ (13 miles from East Hanover, NJ)
Overview Dental Assistant ***$1,500 Sign on Bonus*** Mondovi Dental is now part of the Smile Brands family!...
Nutley, NJ (11 miles from East Hanover, NJ)
Seeking Dental Assistant. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday Friday and every other Saturday. Experience preferred. Call or text for a paid working interview. ......
3 days ago
New York City, NY (20 miles from East Hanover, NJ)
Seeking dental assistant for 4 days a week. Must be able to work Saturdays....
3 days ago

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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in East Hanover, NJ

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Highest Education Level

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

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