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Dental Assistant Job in RICHARDSON, TX (211985)

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Job Details
Job Id/Status: 211985 / EXPIRED
Job Posted/Updated:04/23/2018
Position:Dental Assistant
Specialty:General
Job Type:Perm
Days of Week:Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, Sat, Sun
Location: RICHARDSON, TX 75080
 
Description
We are looking for a competent dental assistant who will make the dentist’s office more efficient and pleasant for patients. You’ll ensure excellent customer service and lift administrative and basic dental tasks off the dentist’s shoulders. Dental assistants should be well-organized with great attention to detail. You should be able to follow instructions and respect dental office regulations. We want you to be skilled in providing direct or indirect patient care and able to make office procedures as smooth as possible. Responsibilities: Welcome patients in the dental office. Prepare customers for treatments or checkups ensuring their comfort. Select and set up instruments, equipment and materials needed. Sterilize instruments according to regulations. Assist the dentist through 4-handed dentistry. Undertake lab tasks as instructed. Provide oral hygiene and post-operative care instructions. Keep the dental rooms clean and well-stocked. Schedule appointments. Maintain accurate patient records. Skills: Proven experience as dental assistant. Knowledge of dental instruments and sterilization methods. Understanding of health and safety regulations. Ability to perform regulated non-surgical tasks (Ex. coronal polishing is a plus but not a requirement). Good computer skills. Excellent communication and people skills. Attention to detail, well-organized, and reliable.