Dental Assistant

Company Details

Park Avenue Smiles

We are looking for a dental assistant with some experience who will make the dentist’s office more efficient and pleasant for patients. You’ll ensure excellent customer service, be well-organized with great attention to detail. You should be able to follow instructions and respect dental office regulations. We want you to be skilled in providing direct or indirect patient care and able to make office procedures as smooth as possible.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Welcome customers in the dental office
  • Help prepare patients for dental examinations/treatment
  • 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

Dental Assistant Qualifications:

  • Previous dental assistant experience preferred
  • Ability to communicate with a wide range of patient personalities
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Candidates must be punctual, organized and computer literate
  • A strong sense of workplace professionalism and personal ethics
  • Customer-service orientation with excellent interpersonal skills

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Pay: $16.00 – $25.00 per hour

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Weekend availability

Supplemental Pay:

  • Bonus pay

COVID-19 considerations:
All customers are required to wear masks

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Yonkers, NY 10703: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Experience:

  • Dental assisting: 1 year (Preferred)

License/Certification:

  • X-Ray Certification (Preferred)

Work Location: One location

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