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Dental Assistant

A position of responsibility which requires a variety of technical skills to include assisting the dentist/dental hygienist with dental preparation and prevention procedures as well as reception, clerical and billing duties as required. Primary responsibilities will include sterilization, procedures, cleaning, placing temporary fillings, temporary crowns, etc.

*Must be able to work Saturdays*

Position available: (2)

Internal posting closed 11/12/2017

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Position Details

Job ID: 305DLKD-002256
Job Title: Dental Assistant
Post Date: 10/23/2017
Program: Dental
Location: Lakewood Family Dental Clinic
Reports To: Clinic Manager
FLSA Status: Non-exempt
Minimum Requirements:
  1. Active Registered Dental Assistant in the State of Washington
  2. High School Diploma or equivalent
  3. Graduation from an accredited, state approved Dental Assistant Program
  4. BLS certification
  5. HIV/AIDS training
  6. At least 3 months previous experience working chairside
Preferred Qualifications:
  1. One year chairside experience
  2. Bilingual capacity
  3. Community Health Care experience
Benefits: Employee is responsible for a small portion of medical, dental, life insurance, long term and short term disability premiums. Retirement plan available; ten days annual vacation to start and paid holidays.