York, PA | Allied Health | Tracking Code: 86281

Dental Assistant - Dental Center - Day/Evening/Night

Brandon Reaser
Brandon Reaser
Talent Acquisition Consultant
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Dental Assistant 
Located in York, PA 
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Job Description:

Under the general supervision of the Director-Dental Center, provides chair side assistance to the dentist. Assists with clerical duties of the Dental Center.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Assists the dentist by transferring instruments and supplies, keeping oral areas clear during dental procedures and preparing restoration materials and cements.
  2. Opens sterile supplies and sets up for procedures.
  3. Sterilizes instruments, equipment and supplies as required; handles and stores instruments, equipment and supplies appropriately.
  4. Takes and mounts dental x-rays.
  5. Makes hydrocolloid impressions of the patient's oral cavity, pours up in dental stone and trims study models.
  6. Assists with care and maintenance of department equipment and supplies.


  • Minimum Experience:
    • 1 - 3 years
  • Minimum Education:
    • Post High School Vocational/Specialized Training
  • Required Certification:
    • Certified by the Dental Assisting National Board (DANB)
  • Required Courses:
    • Graduate of an accredited dental assisting program

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