Position:  Licensed Dental Assistant

Office Location:  Jordan, MN

Position Hours:  Full-time, Monday – Thursday

Job Responsibilities:

    • Assist the dental provider and/or dental hygiene is chair-side in providing dental treatment.
    • Anticipate needs for dental procedures; prepare dental materials and handle instrument transfers.
    • Seat patients and do preliminary evaluation of their health history and any chief complaints; report all findings to the dental provider/hygienist in a professional manner.
    • Inform patients of and explain dental procedures being performed.
    • Conduct dental charting and ensure patient information is entered timely and correctly into the patient’s electronic record in Dentrix.
    • Provide patient education relative to proper dental hygiene and care.
    • Perform dental laboratory procedures following department and OSHA protocols with regards to safety and infection control.
    • Set up and clean rooms before and after each patient/procedure using standard processes.
    • Prepare and maintain dental instruments, supplies and equipment and assist with instrument cleaning, sterilization/disinfection and recirculation as required.

Benefits:  This position offers a sign-on bonus and full benefits.

Skills/Abilities/Qualifications:

    • Post-secondary education in Dental Assisting
    • Strong interpersonal skills
    • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
    • Excellent time management and organizational skills
    • Confidence, professional judgement and grace under pressure.
    • Current registration/license in MN is a plus and is eligible to receive a sign-on/retention bonus
    • Bi-lingual skills are a plus

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