Preventive Dental Assistant - Nursing & Homemakers Inc.

Date Posted: May 06, 2022

Job Detail


Job requirements

Languages

English

Education

College/CEGEP

Credentials (certificates licences memberships courses etc.)

Membership in the Canadian Dental Assistants Association; Certification by the National Dental Assisting Examining Board; Healing arts radiation protection (HARP) Certification

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Specific Skills
Prepare patients for dental examinations; Invoice patients for dental services; Sterilize and maintain instruments and equipment; Prepare dental instruments and filling materials; Take and develop X-rays; Polish teeth and clinical crowns and apply fluoride and sealant; Educate patients concerning oral hygiene; Record dental procedures performed on patients; Take preliminary impressions for diagnostic casts; Fabricate and place temporary crowns and restorations
Business Equipment and Computer Applications
MS Excel; MS Word
Additional Skills
Schedule and confirm appointments; Order dental and office supplies; Perform reception and clerical duties; Perform intra-oral duties
Work Setting
Dental practice
Security and Safety
Bondable
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Repetitive tasks; Physically demanding; Manual dexterity; Attention to detail; Ability to distinguish between colours; Combination of sitting standing walking; Standing for extended periods; Large workload; Tight deadlines
Personal Suitability
Initiative; Effective interpersonal skills; Accurate; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication; Client focus; Interpersonal awareness; Dependability; Judgement; Reliability
Other benefits
Free parking available