Certified Dental Assistant (Level 2)

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre - Toronto, ON (30+ days ago)

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Toronto, ON, CA
Posted: 12/20/2019 12:49:24 PM

We have a full time opportunity for a Level 2 Certified Dental Assistant in the Department of Dental and Maxillofacial Sciences. We are a multi doctor (generalist and specialist) practice, and an academic centre providing educational experiences for a variety of undergraduate and postgraduate students.

Qualifications include:
Minimum 2-3 years in busy practice setting; must have experience in oral surgery
Current member of the Ontario Dental Nurses and Assistants Association (ODNAA)
HARP certification
Recent CPR certification
Experience working with medically complex patients an asset
Demonstrated ability to prioritize and multi-task
Ability to work independently
Ability to adapt to change in patients care needs and daily schedule modifications
Proven ability to work in a fast paced environment
Excellent chair side and surgical assisting skills
Good interpersonal and communication skills
Good organizational and time management skills
Must be able to work co-operatively with all members of the team

Duties include:
Assist dentists and surgeons in all aspects of clinical dentistry
Maintain helpful relationships with patients and accompanying persons
Take, develop and label radiographs, including panoramic films
Maintain highest levels of infection control, adhering to hospital and regulatory policies
Ensure that lab cases are sent out and received back in a timely fashion
Maintain supplies in operatories
Perform regular maintenance on all operatory, sterilization, lab and x-ray equipment
Perform additional duties as delegated by the team lead.

We offer competitive compensation based on experience, with a generous health and dental benefits package and membership in our pension plan. Hours are Monday to Friday with staggered start times of 8-4, 830-430 and 9-5, depending on daily assignment.

Please note: This is a Sunnybrook Department of Dental and Maxillofacial Sciences at Sunnybrook (Sunnybrook Dental Associates Inc.) opportunity and not a Sunnybrook Hospital opportunity.

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre and Sunnybrook Dental Associates Inc. are committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). If you require accommodation for disability during any stage of the recruitment process, please indicate this in your cover letter.

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre and Sunnybrook Dental Associates Inc. are strongly committed to inclusion and diversity within its community and welcome all applicants including but not limited to: visible minorities, all religions and ethnicities, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and all others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.

Please send your letter of interest and resumé to sunnybrook2075@gmail.com

We thank all applicants for their interest but only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). If you require accommodation for disability during any stage of the recruitment process, please indicate this in your cover letter.

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is strongly committed to inclusion and diversity within its community and welcomes all applicants including but not limited to: visible minorities, all religions and ethnicities, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and all others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.