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Job Details
Job Id/Status: 198657 / EXPIRED
Job Posted/Updated:12/27/2017
Position:Dental Assistant
Job Type:Perm
Days of Week:Mon, Wed, Fri
Location: Cedar Park, TX 78613
Become part of our Successful Dentistry Team as a Dental Assistant This position is more than just a job, it’s an opportunity to learn and grow with a terrific dental team. We’re dedicated to offering proficient, trustworthy dental services and care, and the Dental Assistant position will play a large role in that. If this sounds like a good fit, we would love to hear from you Dental Assistant functions: The Dental Assistant supports the clinical treatment care of patients. Other functions include sustaining patient comfort, managing supplies, listening to patients’ needs and educating them on dental procedures, working efficiently to maintain doctors’ schedule and adhering to all OSHA and safety policies and procedures. The Dental Assistant will also organize and maintain lab equipment, take and develop x-rays and provide comprehensive post-op dental procedures to patients. The ideal Dental Assistant candidate should possess exceptional written and verbal communication skills, a superior knowledge of dentistry and dental terminology, a friendly outgoing demeanor and excellent organizational skills. Benefits • Health Care benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision, Life) • PTO occurred • Paid Holidays Responsibilities • Assist with dental and medical emergencies according to OSHA and office procedures • Maintain CPR certification • Assist chair side during the administration of nitrous oxide. • Instruct patients in oral hygiene and plaque control programs • Make preliminary impression for study casts and occlusal registrations for mounting study casts • Clean and polish removable appliances • Take and record medical and dental histories and vital signs of patients • Record treatment information in patient records • Take and record medical and dental histories and vital signs of patients • Expose dental diagnostic x-rays • Actively provide hand instruments and material to Dentist, as needed during exams and procedures in order to help maintain patient comfort and Dentist’s efficiency. • Using and maintain hazard control protocols as established by OSHA and office standards • Must always represent the practice in a professional, pleasant, and cooperative manner. • Must maintain regular, consistent and punctual attendance in accordance with assigned schedule and time off policies • Must be able to comfortably and efficiently handle multiple deadlines and task assignments • Must be able to work both independently and cooperatively in team settings • Occasionally there may be some travel, by car or plane, required in order for you to participate in continuing education or seminars • Equipment Maintains – Performing routine maintenance on equipment and determine when and what kind of maintenance is needed • Other duties and tasks, as assigned periodically Office is located at xxx South Lakeline Blvd. Suite xxx, Cedar Park, TX xxxx3. Please submit your resume to [please sign-in to view contact information]