Dental Assistant Level 1 or 2

Kipling Dental - Toronto, ON (30+ days ago)

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Our busy dental practice is searching for a dedicated Dental Assistant who can keep the examination rooms clean and assist during patient appointments. We need someone who can perform basic dental procedures, such as cleanings and patient x-rays, and maintain complex client records with utmost confidentiality. The ideal candidate for this position has an orthodontic background and experience working with patients of all ages.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Prepare examination and surgical rooms by sterilizing instruments and moving equipment into place
  • Assist in updating and maintaining client dental records
  • Perform routine dental cleanings and assist in the performance of more complicated surgical procedures
  • Provide support to dentists, surgeons and staff as needed
  • Offer patients advice and materials necessary to maintain good dental health
  • Prevent the spread of infection and disease by maintaining a surgically clean work environment

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Two-year degree in dental hygiene required
  • Successful completion of a dental assistant licensing program as per state guidelines
  • 2+ years’ experience as a Dental Assistant
  • Comprehensive understanding of dental instruments
  • Exceptional customer service skills
  • Strong knowledge of computer programs such as MS Office

Benefits:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Work/life balance
  • Training
  • Corporate support
  • Mentorship and development

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $26.00 to $27.00 /hour

Location:

  • Toronto, ON (Required)