Dental Assistant Jobs in Union, 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 City, NY (13 miles from Union, NJ)
compensation: TBD based on experience employment type: part-time A quality, private dental office is looking for a reliable dental assistant. Minimum 1+ year of DA experience with xray skills....
16 hours ago
North American Dental Group - New York, NY (14 miles from Union, NJ)
Full Time Dental AssistantJob Locations US-NY-New YorkPosted Date 7 days ago(3/10/2020 10:44 AM)Job ID 2020-6588# of Openings 1Category Dental Assistant Overview Full Time Dental Assistant Open Up to...
2 days ago
Dimensional Dental Management - Old Bridge, NJ (21 miles from Union, NJ)
Eastern Dental is looking to add a an experienced Traveling Orthodontic Dental Assistant that enjoys working with both general dentists and specialists in our facility available to travel between our...
2 days ago
North American Dental Group - New York, NY (14 miles from Union, NJ)
Full Time Hygiene AssistantJob Locations US-NY-New YorkPosted Date 7 days ago(3/10/2020 10:45 AM)Job ID 2020-6589# of Openings 1Category Hygiene Overview Full Time Hygiene Assistant Open Up to A...
2 days ago
Dental Care - Bridgewater, NJ (19 miles from Union, NJ)
We are a great Dental Office in Bridgewater NJ looking for a great assistant to join our team. Our office is extremely modern with digital x-rays, intra-oral cameras and TVs about the dental...
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6 days ago Dental Care
SmileDirectClub - New York, NY (14 miles from Union, NJ)
Job Type Full-Time Overview Bilingual (Mandarin/Cantonese) Remote RDA (Full-Time) We're SmileDirectClub, and we believe everyone deserves a smile they'll love. We also believe that you deserve a...
6 days ago
State Street Smiles - Hackensack, NJ (17 miles from Union, NJ)
ROCK STAR DENTAL ASSISTANT needed for our progressive MULTI SPECIALTY dental practice in Northern New Jersey/Bergen County....
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7 days ago
North American Dental Group - New York, NY (14 miles from Union, NJ)
Job Information North American Dental Group Full Time Dental Assistant in New York , New York Full Time Dental Assistant Open Up to A Whole New Dental Experience Imagine working in a place which delivers...
7 days ago
Bergenfield, NJ (21 miles from Union, NJ)
59 north Washington Ave near E Church & N Washington compensation: Will be discussed at interview and based on experience employment type: full-time The ideal candidate will have at least 1 year...
9 days ago
Jersey Dental II LLC - South Plainfield, NJ (11 miles from Union, NJ)
Seeking a full time Dental Assistant new graduate or with one year of experience, have an X-ray license , able to order supplies, keep inventory control, prepare treatment room for patient by following...
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11 days ago
Callen Lorde Community Health Center - New York, NY (14 miles from Union, NJ)
Job Information Callen-Lorde Community Health Center Dental Assistant in New York , New York Dental Assistant Job Details Level Entry Job Location Callen-Lorde Community Health Center - Chelsea (Main...
11 days ago
New York City, NY (13 miles from Union, NJ)
Dental Assistant Job Duties: Since dental assistants' varied responsibilities are paramount in determining the success of the office, it is vital to have employees who consider themselves to be professionals...
12 days ago
Emblem Health - New York, NY (14 miles from Union, NJ)
Job Description: Dental Assistant II Reports to: Senior Dentist/Dental Director/Business Manager FLSA: Union (non-exempt) Position overview: In addition to performing the duties of a dental assistant...
13 days ago
CFG Health Network - Somerville, NJ (22 miles from Union, NJ)
Overview Part Time - 4 hours per week - Day shift Assists the dentist during examinations and the treatment of patients. Performs certain inter-oral tasks in response to specific instructions from...
13 days ago
Underbite Management - New York, NY (14 miles from Union, NJ)
Description We are looking for a dependable and motivated, team player to cover maternity leave. Our goal is to deliver quality dentistry and provide an experience that leaves our patients...
14 days ago

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