Dental Assistant I/II
Tacoma, WA Dental
Job Type
Full-time
Description

Provide chair side assistance to dental practitioners using four-handed practices. Provide direct patient care and administrative support to the dental department as necessary. 

  

“It is the mission of the Puyallup Tribal Health Authority to provide quality healthcare and promote wellness in a culturally appropriate manner.”

We offer an outstanding workplace, competitive market based salary, and benefits packages including:

  • Monday – Friday schedule, 8am-5pm
  • Medical/Dental/Vision benefits– monthly premiums paid 100% for employees
  • 20+ annual paid holidays
  • Generous paid sick and vacation accruals
  • 401(k) with annual profit sharing
  • Life & AD&D insurance coverage
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Excellent work/home life balance
Requirements

     

Dental   Assistant I 

Graduate from a Dental Assistant Program.  At least six months of general dentist   assistant job experience. Must obtain   Dental Assisting National Board (DANB) certification within three (3) years   of hire.

 

Dental   Assistant II 

Three   years of general dental assistant job experience. Must obtain Dental Assisting National Board   (DANB) certification within one year of hire. Experience must also include: 

-One   year experience in pediatric assisting and/or

-One   year orthodontic assisting.