Dental Assistant

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Location
Warren, New Jersey
Industry
Health & Social Care, Practitioner & Technician (Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations)
Job Type
Full-Time
Working Hours
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Salary
US$ 22.00 - US$ 26.00 per hour
Ref. Number
S_58469
Contact
Erich Radlmann, Spherion
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Job Description

Top-rated dental office providing skilled, attentive care to adult and pediatric patients throughout Somerset and Union County. Eclectic array of services provided, spanning from restoration and treatments to dental phobics and bruxism. Affable office that continuously provides efficient care and welcoming demeanor for patients.

Schedule
8 AM -6 PM - Monday, Tuesday, Thursday

Responsibilities:
-Prepare patients and the work area for treatments and procedures
-Ensure patients are comfortable in the dental chair
-Sterilize dental instruments
-Help the dentist by handing them instruments during procedures
-Keep patients mouth dry by using suction hoses and other equipment
-Ensure adequate supplies are always available
-Keep records of dental treatments, some filing
-Process x-rays, hold current x-ray license

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Skills:
-Be friendly, outgoing and passionate about their role work as part of the team
-Have empathy and compassion for clients
-Be able to problem solve, think ahead and follow directions
-Can communicate effectively while being a good listener
-Be detail-oriented, with a professional appearance
-Should have good dexterity

Education:
High School

Experience:
1-4 years

Qualifications:
-Must currently hold an X-ray license
-At least 2 years experience as a Dental Assistant
-Must be empathetic and compassionate to patients
-Ability to sit/stand/stoop as needed
-Computer skills are a plus


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