Registered Dental Assistant $2k sign-on-bonus!
San Antonio, TX Dental Assistant
Job Type
Full-time
Description

 

Premier Dental Center, located in San Antonio, Tx is growing and adding a full-time Dental Assistant to our established and patient centric practice. As a Dental Assistant with Premier Dental Center YOU are one of the most important resources to fulfill our vision to be the patient experience industry leader. Our Dental Assistants work hard to support our Dentists and apply the principles of trust, honesty, integrity, respect, and commitment. We nurture the growth of each individual on our team, and foster a work environment where diversity is valued. We are offering a 2k sign-on-bonus for this position. 


The Ideal Dental Assistant will be passionate about providing the highest level of service to our patients on a daily basis while supporting our Dentists chairside. We offer a full-time position working 5 days/week Monday- Friday.


Office Hours:

Monday/Tuesday: 8:30am-5pm

Wednesday/Thursday: 9am-6pm

Friday: 8:30am-2:00pm



Responsibilities Include

  • Welcome customers in the dental office
  • Prepare customers for treatments or checkups ensuring their comfort
  • Select and set up instruments, equipment and material needed
  • Sterilize instruments according to regulations
  • Assist the dentist through 4-handed dentistry
  • Undertake lab tasks as instructed
  • Provide oral hygiene and post-operative care instructions
  • Keep the dental room clean and well-stocked
  • Schedule appointments
  • Maintain accurate patient records and assist with payment procedures


Requirements


  • Proven experience as dental assistant
  • Knowledge of dental instruments and sterilization methods
  • Understanding of health & safety regulations
  • Ability to perform regulated non-surgical tasks like coronal polishing is a plus
  • Good computer skills
  • Excellent communication and people skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Well-organized and reliable
  • High school diploma; graduating from dental assistant school is preferred
  • Additional certification or training is an asset (e.g. EFDA)