Dental Assistant Jobs in Bremerton, WA

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.

Search Dental Assistant Jobs

1-15 of 167 Jobs
Bellevue, WA (19 miles from Bremerton, WA)
Dental Assistant - Endodontic Office PT or FT Position: Dental Assistant(s) downtown Bellevue office (easy I-405/ 520 access) DAYS: 1-3 days a week Tuesday-Thursday Office is in professional building...
2 days ago
Seattle, WA (13 miles from Bremerton, WA)
About Us We are a one-doctor orthodontic practice in Capitol Hill and pride ourselves in providing our patients with the best possible experience. We are very proud of our Yelp reviews (check them...
10 hours ago
Seattle, WA (13 miles from Bremerton, WA)
Dental Assistant or Sterilization Assistant Needed for Periodontal Office. Training in dentistry or completion of a dental assistant program is required. We are growing....
1 hour ago
Gentle Dental - Newcastle, WA (20 miles from Bremerton, WA)
Certification Bilingual Spanish Expanded Functions Certified Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) when applicable HPHRL...
Gentle Dental - Newcastle, WA (20 miles from Bremerton, WA)
Certification Bilingual Spanish Expanded Functions Certified Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) when applicable HPHRL...
Gentle Dental - Lynnwood, WA (21 miles from Bremerton, WA)
At Gentle Dental, Dental Assistants perform a variety of patient care, office, and laboratory duties....
Gentle Dental - Seattle, WA (13 miles from Bremerton, WA)
At Gentle Dental, our Dental Assistants perform a variety of patient care, office, and laboratory duties....
Bothell, WA (22 miles from Bremerton, WA)
Established General Dental Office is seeking a full time experienced Dental Assistant Ideal candidate is: experienced with all aspects general dentistry and chairside assisting including implants, endodontics...
5 hours ago
Seattle, WA (13 miles from Bremerton, WA)
Our office on First Hill (Capitol Hill/Seattle) is looking to fill a full time Dental Assistant. The hours are Monday through Thursday from 7 am to 4 pm....
10 hours ago
Bothell, WA (22 miles from Bremerton, WA)
Need part-time dental assistant available to start immediately. To work on Monday's and Tuesday's from 7:30am-5:00pm....
1 hour ago
DECA Dental Group - Shoreline, WA (16 miles from Bremerton, WA)
Active Registered Dental Assistant License Current CPR certification Minimum of 2 years of experience as an RDA in a dental practice Company: Ideal Dental...
University of Washington - Seattle, WA (13 miles from Bremerton, WA)
The School of Dentistry has an outstanding opportunity for a 50% FTE Dental Assistant 2 Under general supervision, the Dental Assistant 2 will perform expanded dental assistant duties such as chairside...
8 hours ago
Lynnwood, WA (23 miles from Bremerton, WA)
Requirements: Must have a current Registered Dental Assistant license for Washington CPR must be current Prefer 2 to 3 years experience Able to perform all Registered Dental Assistant functions Specialty...
3 days ago
Gentle Dental - Bothell, WA (22 miles from Bremerton, WA)
Certification Expanded Functions Bilingual Spanish Schedule: Full-time Office Location Gentle Dental Bothell 240th & Bothell Everett Hwy Bothell, WA 98021 Additional Location: Redmond Our offices are...
Gentle Dental - Redmond, WA (24 miles from Bremerton, WA)
Gentle Dental is searching for a full-time Dental Assistant for Hyginiest for our Redmond practice! Pay range starting at $20! This opportunity includes a $500 sign-on bonus!...

Demographic Data for Bremerton, WA

Moving to Bremerton, WA? Find some basic demographic data about Bremerton, WA below.


84,812
1,423
Medium/Lg

Dental Assistant Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Introduction to Dental Medicine
The mouth is the window into human health. This course provides an overview of dental medicine to engage, educate, excite and assist you in improving the oral health of your patients and members...

Becoming a Student Assistant: Teaching and Mentoring

Student assistants are valuable staff members at the University of Groningen. Currently, over 700 students take up teaching duties, support role functions, governing positions, and many other...


Dental Assistant Fundamentals: 1st Step To Be Professional
Its never been easier, more affordable, or more important to make choices about your education online and you trust Alpha Academy with your future.Learn to stand out in the crowd and show your...

Title Synonyms

Users interested in this job title also searched for the following job titles

Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Bremerton, WA

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

$42,835

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Dental Assistant positions

Highest Education Level

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

Dental Assistant Related Career Advice Articles

Dental Assistants vs. Dental Hygienists - What's the Difference?

A comprehensive comparison of the education, credentials, job duties, and salary between a dental assistant and a dental hygienist.


How to Become a Dental Hygienist in 4 Steps

Interested in a dental hygienist career? Learn how to get started in this rewarding field.


Quick Guide to Advanced DANB Certifications

Learn more about the exams, prerequisites, and other requirements needed to earn advanced DANB credentials such as the COA, CPFDA, and CRFDA designations.