EDDA- Dental Assistant
Colorado Springs, CO Dental Assistant
Job Type
Full-time
Description


Stetson Hills Dental, located in Colorado Springs, Colorado is hiring a full-time EDDA Dental Assistant. We are seeking a competent and detail oriented EDDA to assist our provider chairside while delivering a high standard of care and customer service in every interaction. We will need a full time EDDA- Dental Assistant who will make the dentist’s office more efficient and pleasant for patients. You’ll ensure excellent customer service and lift administrative and basic dental tasks off the dentist’s shoulders. Dental assistants should be well-organized with great attention to detail. You should be able to follow instructions and respect dental office regulations. We want you to be skilled in providing direct or indirect patient care and able to make office procedures as smooth as possible.


At Stetson Hills Dental our team members are the most important resource to fulfill our vision to be the patient experience industry leader.  By applying the principles of trust, honesty, integrity, respect, and commitment we will have the ability to nurture the growth of each individual and the company.  We foster a work environment where diversity is valued, quality of life is enhanced, individual aspirations are fulfilled, and our ability to deliver a Distinctive Patient Experience is enhanced.  Visit our website  to learn more about our team. 



Responsibilities

  • 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

Benefits:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • STD-LTD
  • Life Insurance
  • PTO
  • Holiday Pay
  • Daily bonus opportunities

If you are an EDDA seeking an opportunity where YOU will be valued, mentored, and developed and your professional and personal goals are celebrated #joinourteamtoday~ We are growing and our team members are the most valuable resource to help us fulfill our vision to be the industry leader in the patient experience.  The ideal EDDA will have a passion for delivering the highest standard of patient care, be reliable, goal driven and bring a strong work ethic and be dedicated and help us to achieve our goal. 


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)