Dental Assistant - York Dental Providers - Day

York, PA | Physician Practices | Tracking Code: 107654

Dental Assistant 
Full Time 
Day Shift 
Monday - Friday;

7:00am - 5:30pm or 8:00am - 4:30pm

Job Description:

Under the general supervision of the Director-Dental Center, provides chairside assistance to the dentist. Assists withclerical 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.

Qualifications:

  • Post High School Vocational/Specialized Training
  • Certified to perform radiologic procedures by PA State Board of Dentistry
  • Graduate of an accredited dental assisting program
  • 1 - 3 years experience
  • Other combinations of formal education, training and experience may be considered.
Brandon Reaser
Brandon Reaser
Talent Acquisition Consultant

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  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
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  • Supplemental life insurance
  • Retirement savings plan
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  • PTO bridging
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  • Educational assistance
  • Forgivable loan
  • Flexible spending
  • Credit union
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  • Childcare
  • Complimentary medicine discounts
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