Sorry, this permanent Dental Assistant job is no longer accepting applications, but we have many temporary and permanent positions available. Search our open positions to find one that's right for you!

Dental Assistant

Where

Mountain Park Dentistry
Phoenix, AZ  •  Permanent Job


Compensation
DOE & ability to earn more as your knowledge grows!
Work Days
Mon, Tue, Wed, and Thu
Experience Required
at least 1 year
Software Experience
Dentrix
Job Description

Summary We are looking for a competent, dynamic dental assistant who will make the dentist’s office more efficient and pleasant for patients. We would be willing to help train the right candidate that has at least 1 year of experience! Our office is a GREAT place to learn! Dental assistants should be well-organized with great attention to detail. You should be able to follow instructions and respect dental office regulations and team members. In addition, we want you to be skilled in providing direct or indirect patient care and making office procedures as smooth as possible.



Dental Assistant Duties & Responsibilities


● Excellent customer service skill


● Willingness to learn


● Excellent communication and people skills


● Ability to work well with others


● Welcome patients to the dental office


● Prepare customers for treatments or checkups, ensuring their comfort


● Select and set up instruments, equipment, and material needed


● Sterilize instruments according to regulations


● Assist the dentist through 4-handed dentistry


● Undertake lab tasks as instructed


● Provide oral hygiene and post-operative care instructions


● Keep the dental room clean and well-stocked


● Maintain accurate patient records and assist with payment procedures Dental Assistant Requirements


● Proven experience as a dental assistant


● Knowledge of dental instruments and sterilization methods


● Understanding of health & safety regulations


● The ability to perform regulated non-surgical tasks like coronal polishing is a plus


● Good computer skills


● Attention to detail


● Well-organized and reliable


● High school diploma; graduating from dental assistant school is preferred


● Additional certification or training is an asset but not required (e.g., EFDA)



Benefits



We offer 6 paid holiday days, New Years Day, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving & Christmas Day. We also offer medical insurance and pay 50% of the premium as well as dental services. 



Days and hours:


Monday: 7:30am to 5:00pm


Tuesdays & Wednesdays: 6:30am to 5:00pm


Thursdays: 6:30am to 4:00pm


No Fridays/Saturdays/Sundays



Come join our amazing Team! Apply today!!


 




Posted about 1 month ago