Dental Assistant

Job ID 5997961
Posted on 20/Apr/2021 to 17/Oct/2021
Employer: Redmond Hurley Pond St. Anthony Family Dental
Experience: 0 - 1 Years
$ 16.00 - $ 22.00 / Hour
St. Anthony, Newfoundland and Labrador

Job Description

Job Location: St. Anthony, NL
Salary: $16.00 to $22.00 hourly for 30 to 45 hours per week
Terms of employment: Permanent employment, Full time
Employment conditions: Day, Weekend, Flexible Hours, Morning
Start date: Starts as soon as possible
Vacancies: 3 vacancies

Job requirements
Languages
English

Education
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 3 months to less than 1 year or equivalent experience

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
Registration with provincial or territorial authorities; Membership in the Canadian Dental Assistants Association; Certification by the National Dental Assisting Examining Board

Experience
Experience an asset

Specific Skills
Prepare patients for dental examinations; Invoice patients for dental services; Sterilize and maintain instruments and equipment; Prepare dental instruments and filling materials; Take and develop X-rays; Polish teeth and clinical crowns and apply fluoride and sealant; Educate patients concerning oral hygiene; Record dental procedures performed on patients
Business Equipment and Computer Applications
MS Word

Additional Skills
Schedule and confirm appointments; Order dental and office supplies; Perform reception and clerical duties; Perform intra-oral duties

Work Setting
Dental practice; Hospital/medical facility or clinic

Security and Safety
Driver's validity licence check; Immunization records; Criminal record check

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Repetitive tasks; Physically demanding; Manual dexterity; Attention to detail; Ability to distinguish between colours; Combination of sitting, standing, walking; Standing for extended periods; Large workload; Tight deadlines

Personal Suitability
Initiative; Effective interpersonal skills; Accurate; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication; Client focus; Interpersonal awareness; Dependability; Judgement; Reliability

How to apply
By email
stevecook@ganderdental.com

Industry
Health / Care
Education
Associate Degree
Job Type
Full-Time