Dental Assistant

Langley Health Services

We are looking for a full-time Expanded Functions Dental Assistant who is a robust team player. We hire to retire. Join our awesome team of medical and dental professionals today!
Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/company/langley-health-services/
PERKS:
  • health insurance (medical, dental, vision)
  • FREE medical co-pays
  • paid time off
  • eight paid holidays
  • company paid life insurance and short term disability
Primary responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • Assist the dentist during examination and treatment of patients.
  • Provide diagnostic aid, including exposing and developing radiographs, taking and recording medical and dental histories, recording vital signs and taking preliminary impressions for study casts as needed.
  • Perform prophylaxis and fluoride treatments on children, and give oral hygiene instructions.
  • Prepare operatory, instruments, and patient for dental treatment.
  • Coordinate arrival and departure of patient with receptionist.
  • Properly clean and sterilize instruments, operatory, and laboratory as patient flow or procedures dictate.
  • Give post-operative instructions to the patient as prescribed by the dentist.
  • Possess a working knowledge of medical emergencies and assist in the management of them.
  • Assist dentist in screening and education programs, including off-site.
  • Assist the front desk staff when necessary. Should know how to schedule patients, answer phones, & use the computer.
  • Restock operatories as needed. Order supplies and maintain inventory control as assigned by the Dental Director.
  • Responsible for maintenance of autoclave, x-ray developer, and water system at specified intervals when sterilization technician not available.
  • Travel to other locations
QUALIFICATIONS:
Required
  • Expanded functions certificate Required
  • Xray certification
  • CPR Certification Required
Preferred but not required
  • Nitrous oxide certification
  • Bilingual
To apply please email your resume to the reply link or fax to 855-832-3504, attention Human Resources. We are an equal opportunity employer and drug -free workplace.

To apply for this job email your details to hr@telmedical.com