Dental Assistant Jobs in Morristown, 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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Montclair, NJ (14 miles from Morristown, NJ)
Dental assistant needed for modern office. Experience preferred but Willing to train for the right, motivated individual....
2 days ago
Dental Care Alliance - Denville, NJ (7 miles from Morristown, NJ)
The Dental Assistant we hire must have experience working as a Dental Assistant, and must have a current X-ray license for the state of New Jersey....
2 days ago
Legacy Family Dental - Budd Lake, NJ (15 miles from Morristown, NJ)
Are you tired of your current position? Need a change? We are seeking a motivated candidate to join our fabulous team. High end practice with multiple locations, so you can always pick up more...
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17 hours ago
North Haledon, NJ (19 miles from Morristown, NJ)
Full time experienced only with x-ray license for 2 doctor general dentist busy family practice. Starting salary of $20-22+ per hour for approx. 35 hour work week with 1-2 evenings and 1-2...
2 days ago
Warren, NJ (10 miles from Morristown, NJ)
Looking for an enthusiastic dental assistants to work in a small friendly dental office and grow with us. Candidate must have great work ethic and interpersonal skills....
2 days ago
Fairfield Dental Group - Fairfield, NJ (12 miles from Morristown, NJ)
Also, looking for dental assistant to work with endodontist on Fridays....
22 hours ago
Piscataway Family Dental - Piscataway, NJ (15 miles from Morristown, NJ)
Job title: Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) About us: Piscataway Family Dental is committed to providing employees with the mentorship and training opportunities they need to advance their careers....
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Staten Island, NY (23 miles from Morristown, NJ)
Large, Staten Island, NY dental practice is looking for a dental assistant part time. Flexible hours, but some evenings and Saturdays are required....
1 day ago
Passaic, NJ (19 miles from Morristown, NJ)
Dental Assistant/Receptionist in Passaic needed asap PT, possible FT contact for more info. send resume with hourly wage requirement...
1 day ago
Ridgewood, NJ (24 miles from Morristown, NJ)
Dental Assistant Confidential Employer Application Attachments: Please include your resume and up to two additional documents. Add File The application opened in a new tab....
20 hours ago
Elmwood Park, NJ (21 miles from Morristown, NJ)
Private General Dental practice seeking for a full time Dental Assistant who is reliable and friendly....
1 day ago
Allied Dental of Old Bridge - Parlin, NJ (24 miles from Morristown, NJ)
Reporting directly to the Lead Dental Assistant and Office Manager, the Dental Assistant performs a variety of patient care, office, and laboratory duties....
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moments ago Allied Dental of Old Bridge
Jersey City, NJ (22 miles from Morristown, NJ)
We are looking for a smart and experienced dental assistant to join our team. At least one year of prior experience as dental assistant required....
2 days ago
Bayonne, NJ (21 miles from Morristown, NJ)
Our New Jersey dental group is seeking a full-time Dental Assistant for our General Dentistry Practice located in Bayonne, NJ!...
2 days ago
Edison, NJ (18 miles from Morristown, NJ)
Great opportunity to join our wonderful team. Quality Esthetic, Implant and Reconstructive Dental Practice, located in Edison, NJ. Team player and positive attitude a must. CDA, RDA preferred....
2 days ago

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