We are looking for a competent 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.
Welcome patients the dental office
Prepare patients or treatments ensuring their comfort
Select and set up instruments, equipment and material needed
Sterilize instruments according to regulations
Undertake lab tasks as instructed
Provide oral hygiene and post-operative care instructions
Keep the dental room clean and well-stocked
Maintain accurate patient records
Previous experience as dental assistant preferred
Knowledge of dental instruments and sterilization methods
Understanding of health & safety regulations (OSHA)
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) but not necessary
Internal Number: 0002
About Bridgewater Family Dental
We are a multi-speciality office with both General Dentists and an Endodontist on staff. We strive to provide top-notch customer service.
Bridgewater Family Dental strives to bring its patients the most progressive dentistry available. We pride ourselves in attending frequent continuing education programs, using state-of-the-art equipment and techniques, and caring for each patient as if you are family.
Our staff treats our patients as we would like to be treated. We welcome all questions so that our patients are involved and informed before, during, and after each visit.