Dental Assistant (Austin, TX 78717) $1,500 SIGN ON BONUS!!

Status

Full-time

Job Description

Do you enjoy working with children? Our state-of-the-art pediatric dental practice at our Lakeline office location: 14005 N Hwy 183, Austin, TX 78717 has an opportunity for a full time Dental Assistant who would enjoy working with our board certified pediatric dentists. We offer a fun, positive environment and provide exceptional dental care to our pediatric patients as well as our special needs patients.

Competitive pay and benefits available for candidates with at least 2 years’ experience as a Registered Dental Assistant.

Benefits include:
•Health/dental/vision insurance
•401k retirement plan - we match 3% dollar for dollar!
•Paid time off - vacation and holidays
•New uniforms

Summary: The Dental Assistant acts as the liaison between the dentist and patient by communicating and assisting the dentist chair side during treatment procedures.

•Assist the dentist during examinations and treatment procedures
•Assist in Operating Room with doctor at hospital and in the office
•Prepares treatment room for patients, also provides customer service for patient by welcoming, comforting, seating, and draping patient
•Ability to take blood pressure
•Offer instrumentation services by sterilizing and delivering instruments to treatment area; positioning instruments for dentist’s access; suctioning; passing instruments
•Record, obtain and review dental history and/or records from patient
•Provides oral hygiene instructions and other relevant information to patient and parent
•Ensure all OSHA, Dental Board, and all company policies and procedures are properly followed.
•Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations
•Documents dental care services by charting in patient records, with respect to confidentiality and privacy
•Maintains dental supplies inventory by checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed supplies; placing and expediting orders for supplies; verifying receipt of supplies
•Expose radiographs, and process dental x-ray film as directed by the dentist
•Schedule follow up patient appointments and make outbound phone calls to patients
•Self-motivated with the willingness to exceed patient expectations
•Perform other duties as assigned

Qualifications:
•Dental Assistant Certificate, X-ray license from the state of Texas
•At least two years of Dental Assisting experience required
•Coronal Polishing, Nitrous Oxide & Sealant Certifications required if applicant does not have two years of dental assisting experience
•High School Diploma
•Copy of CPR certification, Hepatitis B vaccination
•Ability to work in a fast paced environment
•Experience assisting in an operating room at a hospital
•Excellent customer service skills
•Prefer experience working with children
•Work well as a team

Please email your resume today at: Meghan.Feldmann@springandsprout.com! We look forward to talking with you to share more about this opportunity and our practice.

Required Experience

1-3 years

Required Skills
  • Nitrous oxide
Required Software Experience
  • Dentrix
Additional Skills and Experience

Qualifications:
•Dental Assistant Certificate, X-ray license from the state of Texas
•At least two years of Dental Assisting experience required
•Coronal Polishing, Nitrous Oxide & Sealant Certifications required if applicant does not have two years of dental assisting experience
•High School Diploma
•Copy of CPR certification, Hepatitis B vaccination
•Ability to work in a fast paced environment
•Experience assisting in an operating room at a hospital
•Excellent customer service skills
•Prefer experience working with children
•Work well as a team

Compensation

N/A

Days of Week
  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
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