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Dental Assistant - General

American Dental Solutions
Reading, PA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Experienced X-ray Certified Dental Assistant Needed!

We are looking for an experienced and dedicated Dental Assistant to join our growing Berks County practice. Candidates must have at least one year of dental assisting experience and be x-ray certified. You will greet patients, prepare exam rooms, and help the dentist during patient examinations and other dental procedures. Between patients, you will clean exam rooms and replenish supplies. This position is a 4-day work week with Fridays off and no evenings. We offer an excellent benefit package with MONTHLY BONUS incentive! Pay rate is $18-$22/hour based on experience.

Dental Assistant Duties and Responsibilities

  • Gather patient information and health background
  • Prepare the work area for procedures
  • Take x-rays of patients’ teeth when necessary and display results for the dentist
  • Assist the dentist during examinations and dental procedures
  • Prepare materials for crowns or dental impressions
  • Educate patients on good oral hygiene habits
  • Restock treatment areas and monitor inventory

Dental Assistant Requirements and Qualifications

  • Dental assistant certificate from an accredited vocational school (preferred)
  • 1+ years of dental assisting experience
  • X-ray certification a must
  • Current BLS and CPR certification (preferred)
  • Knowledge of aseptic and sterilization techniques
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Dentrix experience a plus

American Dental Solutions

Address

Reading, PA
19608 USA

Industry

Healthcare