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Pediatric Dental Assistant Job in Rutherford, NJ 07070
(Job ID: 331150)

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Location

Rutherford, NJ 07070

Details

DATE POSTED/UPDATED

May 04, 2021

JOB TYPE

Permanent

DAYS OF WEEK

Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Sat

JOB ID / STATUS

#331150 ACTIVE

Description

We are looking for a Full-time, highly motivated dental assistant for our new state-of-the-art Pediatric dental practice. Our goal is to make our patients and parents smile each and every day. We are looking for an assistant that is happy, friendly, great energy, and enjoys working with kids. Ideal candidate will have experience performing all dental assisting tasks including taking radiographs, ordering supplies/office inventory, and managing the office infection control plan to meet OSHA, CDC and ADA standards. Job responsibilities include but are not limited to: • Provides chairside assistance to dentists and/or dental hygienists in the performance of all pediatric dental procedures • Prepares, sterilizes, organizes, and sets up dental equipment, ensures that all dental instruments are cleaned, dated, and processed according to established office guidelines and standards. • Monitors and maintains dental equipment, such as compressors, evacuator systems, radiographic developing equipment, sterilizers, and light curing units, in accordance with manufacturers guidelines. • Develops and processes dental radiographs in accordance with provider orders; assists in the monitoring and maintenance of radiation safety procedures and protocols. • Ability to develop and process dental radiographs. • Orders and maintains inventories of dental clinic supplies. • Dental charting • Prevention and management of dental medical emergencies • Inventory control and management • Current knowledge of and ability to follow a full range of dental clinical procedures and protocols. • Planning, setting-up and manning community health fair booths MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS: X-ray Certificate- required Successfully Completed Dental Assistant program RDA/ CDA preferred Job Type: Full-time Clinical Hours Monday 8:30-6pm, Tuesday 9-5, Wednesday 9-5 Thursday 8:30-6pm, 2 Saturdays a month 8:30-2pm Salary: commensurate with experience Paid time off Vacation pay 40 hours after 1 year Bonus Pay Uniforms provided Job Type: Full-time Pay: $18.00 - $24.00 per hour COVID-19 considerations: • Personal protective equipment provided KN-95 / N-95 masks, Shield, and gowns • Plastic shield at work stations • Temperature screenings • Social distancing guidelines in place • Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place