Pleasant Dental is seeking a rock-star dental assistant!
Check out this incredible opportunity to work with a fantastic team in a high-end practice and have Fridays off!
Our thriving single doctor practice is dedicated to outstanding customer service and clinical excellence in cosmetic and general dentistry. Our dental assistant will require excellent customer service and communication skills, and a genuine interest in overall patient health. The successful candidate will demonstrate initiative, a collaborative work style, a positive attitude, a professional manner, and a strong work ethic. Other essential characteristics include a strong commitment to continuing education and a willingness to keep up with the latest technologies. Experience with Dentrix is strongly preferred!
If you are looking for a premier practice where you can thrive professionally, please send your resume and cover letter by email.
All candidates must possess the following skill sets: Excellent verbal communication skills Amazing customer service skills:
Genuine care and compassion
Polished and professional appearance.
Strong multi-tasking skills and ability to reprioritize in a fast-paced environment
Sharp-minded and quick to learn
ABOUT PLEASANT DENTAL
Pleasant Dental stars general dentist, Dennis TeeKing, DMD, MAGD and part-time periodontist, James Pucci, DMD. Our entire staff is passionate about dentistry and dedicated to providing our patients with a respectful and hospitable environment that delivers the best care possible. Our commitment to excellence since 1996 has helped us grow to become a successful dental care provider in Newtown and the Greater Danbury area. As the premier dental care provider for the community, our patients have many reasons to smile. We provide a comfortable, high-quality environment which fully caters to their needs. We are dedicated to the simple goal of providing top quality care.
Over 4 out of every 10 of our patients are referred to us by a satisfied customer. We really must be doing something right! We appreciate the confidence our patients place in us and we consistently strive to earn and maintain that trust. We truly believe our patients deserve the best care in the world!
OUR MISSION It is our mission to serve our patients with only the highest quality dental care while exceeding their expectations. We strive to build strong relationships based on unyielding trust and loyalty. It is our to privilege to change the lives of our patients by promoting wellness and creating healthy and beautiful smiles.
Dental Assistant/ Front Desk position available in a small general and family dentist office in Essex, CT.
Hours: M, T, Th, F 7:30AM - 5:30PM (2 days a week or partial days 4 days a week initially, job will become full time)
· Assist the dentist during a variety of treatment procedures
· Set up and breakdown operatory pre and post treatment
· Take dental radiographs (x-rays)
· Take impressions of teeth for study models -
· Perform laboratory functions such as pouring and trimming models, construct custom trays and fabricate temporary crowns and bridges
· Manage infection control - prepare and sterilize instruments and equipment
· Provide patients with instructions for oral care following all dental treatment procedures
· Educate patients on appropriate oral hygiene strategies to maintain oral health
· Perform various office tasks such as answering the phone, scheduling patients, calling patients with overdue accounts and posting payments.
Minimum Education and Experience:
· Dental Assistant Certificate where state regulations specify
· High School Diploma or equivalent
The position entails direct patient care, charting, sterilization, and general front desk responsibilities. Attention to detail and a desire to work with others is a must.
Eaglesoft trained is preferred.
To be considered for the position, PLEASE SEND a resume, a paragraph about yourself and requested salary to . We look forward to hearing from you!
Progressive practice looking for a highly qualified, confident, and organized dental assistant with a passion for dentistry and learning. Looking for eager candidate to learn Cad/Cam and laser dentistry, and is comfortable enough to work independently.
Must be experienced in 4-handed dentistry, have Radiology and ICE certifications, and be proficient with Dentrix and digital radiography. We are located in New Fairfield, CT (10 mins from Danbury).
Full-time position: Monday and Tuesday 7:30am-8:30pm and Wednesday 7:30am-6:30pm. Office is closed Thursdays and Fridays