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Dental Assistant Aide (Long-term Employment Offered)
Lopez Island
July 30, 2020
Posted by Kenn Aufderhar, Lopez Island


We are passionate about our patients, and are committed to helping them maintain excellent oral health. If you enjoy working in a positive, collaborative environment and have a desire to improve the lives of others through dental care, consider joining our team.

Reporting directly to our practice’s dentist, the dental assistant aide has an integral role in patient care, including setting up and cleaning treatment rooms; escorting patients to the treatment room and making them comfortable; and assisting the dentist with clinical treatments.

Other required duties include:

•Taking dental x-rays
•Preparing and sterilizing instruments, handpieces and other equipment in compliance with OSHA standards and CDC guidelines
•Following up with patients after treatment and providing relevant instructions
•Monitoring inventory of dental supplies
•Various office tasks as directed by the dentist or office manager
Being dual trained to occasionally fill in for front office duties:
•Answering/making phone calls/greeting patients/checking in and out
•Making and confirming appointments using phone and email
•Receiving payments

Education and Experience Requirements include:

•High school diploma or equivalent
•Computer skills
•Dental assisting experience preferred but not required. On the job training provided.

To apply, visit our website at www.BayviewSmiles.com or email; Office@BayviewSmiles.com to submit a resume or for more information.