Dental Assistant Jobs in California
Job Purpose: Supports dental care delivery by preparing treatment room, patient, instruments, and materials; passing instruments and materials; performing procedures in compliance with the dental practice act. Duties: * Prepares treatment room for patient by following prescribed procedures and protocols. * Prepares patient for dental treatment by welcoming, comforting, seating, and draping pat...
Phillips & Jue Dental seeking RDA to sub 4 days/week thru March with possibility of perm position. Fax resume to 661-323-1767...
Are you sincere and caring? Would you like to work in an office that does outstanding dentistry with appreciative doctors and be part of a fun team? If so, we are the practice for you. We have been providing quality care to our patients for over 47 years, we have a beautiful office in a great location and we work with the most updated state of the art equipment. We would love for you to be part o...
Position yourself at the forefront of the education revolution. · Are you interested in helping to make a long-term impact on the future of students and their families? · Are you an individual who embraces taking on significant ownership and responsibility from the day you begin a new job? · Are you looking for a role where the demands are high but so is the job satisfaction? If you answered Y...
Job Description: This Dental Assistant/RDA Position Features: ? Great work environment ? Great Pay up to $19 DOE Immediate need for a Dental Assistant/or RDA for a busy upscale/high quality facility. This is a fast paced facility but very efficient, looking for a candidate who can multi task, and take charge personality. Will assist the Dentist in the back with X-Rays and cleanings for a Healt...
Skills: Strong interpersonal and communication skills, effective time management and problem-solving skills, organizational and analytical skills, customer service orientation and ability to follow instructions accurately. Specific work elements: Sterilizing, disinfecting and preparing instruments; performing dental x-rays for diagnosis; assisting dentist during procedures; taking down and record...
Experienced RDA Bilingual in Spanish a plus Current RDA license, x-ray certification and CPR with a 2 yr minimum experience Candidates must be familiar with: Dental terminology Dental records and documentation Preparing treatment room Fabricating temporary crowns Orthodontics Treatment Coordination Performing procedures in compliance with the dental practice...
Dental Receptionist and dental assistant with experienced, bilingual (English/Spanish) ,friendly and professional for F/T or P/T position in La Mirada dental office. Call (562)753-1889 Fax.(562)777-7077...
Dental Receptionist/Office Administrator Great Opportunity!!! Friendly Palm Desert Office looking for experienced front office Dental Assistant. If you are a team player who would like to work in an office where your skills will be appreciated, please submit your resume online or fax to (760) 346-7335. Dental Experience only apply....
Company Confidential Buena Park, CA, 90621
Seeking an RDA (Registered Dental Assistant) for a Full-Time Position at at multi-specialty office. Bilingual Spanish Preferred Min. of 3 years experience in a multi-specialty office/field. Please fax or email resumes with cover letter telling us a little about yourself....
Position Summary: The surgical assistant receiving patients, views charts and begins patient preparation. Often the assistant will make notes about performed procedures, progress, recommendations and other subjects in the patient's charts. Surgical assistants must ensure that surgical tools are properly cleaned and sterilized before procedures begin. Working with x-rays is common, as is processin...
PROSTHODONIST DENTAL ASSISTANT We are seeking an EXCEPTIONAL individual to join the team. Are you the BEST of the BEST? We are seeking a dental assistant with a minimum of 2 years experience and with prosthodontist background. We are a growing implant company, offering competitive compensation. Position Summary: The prosthodontist dental assistant works under a dentist’s supervision to prepare ...
Pacific Dental Services Manteca, CA, 95336
As a Dental Assistant at Pacific Dental Services, you’ll have the support and professional opportunity you need to maximize your potential. Founded in 1994, Pacific Dental Services pioneered the concept of modern dentistry--helping dentists access a powerful combination of the best operational practices, the latest technology, a highly skilled support staff and a commitment to ongoing training and...
Dental post Del Mar, CA
We are Seeking a Dental Assistant/Sterilization Tech with a Minimum of 3 yrs experience for Full-Time position in a well established Del Mar Practice. We are looking for a team player who is highly organized, friendly, self motivated and loves to learn. We strive to provide the best technology and quality care for our patients. Experience with digital x-rays, Dentrix Operating system and a wo...
Description As a Dental Assistant at Pacific Dental Services, you’ll have the support and professional opportunity you need to maximize your potential. Founded in 1994, Pacific Dental Services pioneered the concept of modern dentistry--helping dentists access a powerful combination of the best operational practices, the latest technology, a highly skilled support staff and a commitment to ongoing...
The Dental Assistant may perform duties such as preparing the patient for their treatment to the patient in the restorative dentistry or oral surgery, prepare materials and equipment for treatment and have them ready for the dentist’s use, take x-rays and assist the dentist in laboratory work. May perform other related work to include but not limited to making appointments, answering the phone, or...
Pacific Dental Pleasant Hill, CA
Description As a Registered Dental Assistant at Pacific Dental Services, you’ll have the support and professional opportunity you need to maximize your potential. Founded in 1994, Pacific Dental Services pioneered the concept of modern dentistry--helping dentists access a powerful combination of the best operational practices, the latest technology, a highly skilled support staff and a commitment...
Currently Glempiris has an immediate need of Several Registered Dental Assistant to employ at one of our Institutions located in Lancaster, CA. The Registered Dental Assistants will work Monday - Friday from 7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. For immediate consideration please submit the followings documents: - Resume (1 year of experience within the last 3 years in a public or private institution) - 3 prof...
Description POSITION: Oral Surgery Dental Assistant Are you looking to join a stable company that is experiencing a tremendous amount of growth, values your contribution, and provides you with a career rather than just a job? WHAT YOU’LL DO: • This position will travel to offices in the Inland Empire/Riverside County region. • Arrive prior to the first scheduled patient to prepare for the day...
Pacific Dental Corona, CA
Description POSITION: Ortho Assistant WHAT YOU’LL DO At Pacific Dental Services, our Orthodontic Assistants pride themselves on their lifelong commitment to excellent patient care. Our Ortho Assistants must: • Perform functions in accordance with the applicable state’s Dental Auxiliaries Table of Permitted Duties. • Arrive prior to the first scheduled patient to prepare for the day and be a ...
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$20,800.00 - $45,760.00
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Supports dental care delivery by preparing treatment room, patient, instruments, and materials; passing instruments and materials; performing procedures in compliance with the dental practice act.
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Dental Health Maintenance
Ensures operation of dental equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs; maintaining equipment inventories; evaluating new equipment and techniques.
Maintains dental supplies inventory by checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed supplies; placing and expediting orders for supplies; verifying receipt of supplies.
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