2814 - TRC - Dental - Dental Assistant
DENTAL ASSISTANT JOB DESCRIPTION RESPONSIBLE TO: Practice Manager FUNCTION: To provide assistance to the Dentist in performing dental procedures. To prepare operatories and patient for scheduled procedure. To be responsible for patient instruction regarding follow-up scheduling, recording and documentation, supply care and inventory, and other related duties in a professional and confidential manner. To provide general organization of equipment and patient treatment areas as necessary. REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES: Working knowledge of dental office procedures and dental terminology; must be self-directed and motivated to complete daily assigned tasks; able to work under pressure to meet demands of professional staff and/or patient; must possess writing skills, flexibility, neatness, organization, and good time management skills. Physical condition or reasonable accommodation(s) commensurate with responsibilities of the job. Annual certification in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation required. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: High school diploma/GED and zero (0) up to and including two (2) years experience as a Dental Assistant. Note: Graduate of an accredited Dental Assistant program can substitute for one (1) year of experience as referenced above. IDENTIFIED KEY COMPETENCIES: Not yet identified DUTIES: OTHER DUTIES: Refer to appendix REQUIRED TOOLS: Refer to appendix Revision Date: 05/31/2019 Health Services THE RESOURCE CENTER Grade 13; Non-Exempt PTO/CAT: 3 MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: High school diploma/GED and zero (0) up to and including two (2) years experience as a Dental Assistant. Note: Graduate of an accredited Dental Assistant program can substitute for one (1) year of experience as referenced above.
- Job Family TRC
- Pay Type Hourly
- 880 E 2nd St, Jamestown, NY 14701, USA