At Merit Dental, we are passionate about patient care and service. If you are
interested in building a career with people who work every day to be the best,
and whose work creates happy, healthy and loyal patients, Merit Dental may be
the place for you.
We are proud to serve our hometown communities. Merit Dental dentists,
hygienists and dental assistants serve the dental care needs of patients in 17
Do you thrive on giving exceptional patient service?
Can you stay on top of details even when you are juggling multiple doctor and
As a Dental Assistant with Merit Dental, you are a key contributor to making the
dental practice run efficiently by being a standout colleague and working
together for phenomenal patient outcomes. As a member of our team, you enjoy
competitive pay, benefits, flexibility and structure. You receive peer mentoring
support, continuing education, internal advancement opportunities and a culture
that values and recognizes your contribution.
Schedule: Monday-Thursday 8am-5pm Occasional Fridays
Enthusiastically greet and prepare patients for dental care
Be a resource to the dentist during a variety of treatment procedures
Set up and breakdown operatory post-treatment
Capture quality x-ray images
Manage infection control - prepare and sterilize instruments and equipment
Help practice run smoothly by maintaining dental supplies and ensuring equipment
Provide patients with instructions for oral care following all dental treatment
Interact with patients to resolve issues with enthusiasm and kindness
State certification/licensure as required to work as a Dental Assistant, active
CPR and compliance with any other licensing or credentialing requirements
EFDA Certification (preferred but not required)
One or more year of relevant experience in the dental industry preferred
Strong communication skills, a can do attitude, flexibility and dependability
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do
not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender,
sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.