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Dental Assistant Job in San Antonio, TX (199019)

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Job Id/Status: 199019 / EXPIRED
Job Posted/Updated:01/02/2018
Position:Dental Assistant
Specialty:General
Job Type:Perm
Days of Week:Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, Sat
Location: San Antonio, TX 78237
 
Description
LOOKING for that ONE great person to join our dental family. A highly motivated dental assistant who has a minimum of 5 years work experience. A cheerful, friendly, positive demeanor with patients and other staff members. We look for that one person who enjoys the activity and reward of a full day’s schedule. We want every patient to feel like family, so we expect team members to be excellent at greeting and establishing rapport with our patients. The right candidate will be organized and have the skills necessary to multitask effectively and efficiently. If you want to further your career with an incredible team in a fast-paced, patient centered paperless dental office then look no further. We are a private general dentistry office located near Lackland Air Force Base. We operate on a 4.5 day work week and are open one Saturday a month 8am to 12. Knowledge of Eaglesoft and being fluent in Spanish is a must. In addition, being familiar with taking radiographs using digital sensors is a must. We offer : Competitive hourly wage, based on experience Daily production bonuses xxxk plan Paid sick Paid holidays ESSENTIAL DUTIES: -Prepares treatment room for patient by following prescribed procedures and protocols. -Prepares patient for dental treatment by welcoming, comforting, seating, and draping patient. -Provides instrumentation by sterilizing and delivering instruments to treatment area; positioning instruments for dentist's access; suctioning; passing instruments. -Provides materials by selecting, mixing, and placing materials on instruments and in the patient's mouth. -Provides diagnostic information by exposing and developing radiographic studies; pouring, trimming, and polishing study casts. -Helps dentist manage dental and medical emergencies by maintaining cpr certification, emergency drug and oxygen supply, and emergency telephone directory. -Educates patients by giving oral hygiene, plaque control, and postoperative instructions. -Documents dental care services by charting in patient records. -Maintains patient confidence and protects operations by keeping information confidential. -Protects patients and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols. -Maintains dental supplies inventory by checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed supplies; placing and expediting orders for supplies; verifying receipt of supplies. -Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed. EDUCATION: High School Diploma or GED Current RDA Certification Current CPR Certification Please include with your resume, the names and contact information of all previous employers. Include your last rate of pay with each previous employer.