Registered Dental Assistant
Active Dental - Collins St Dental
Irving, TX US
Posted ago
Active Dental - Collins St Dental

We’re hiring a personable dental assistant to provide extraordinary customer service to our patients. Responsibilities include assisting our dental staff with examinations and procedures, obtaining dental records, scheduling appointments, and ensuring our patients leave our practice with a smile. Candidates should be great communicators and have great time management skills. If you’re interested in the position, apply today!

Responsibilities

  • Aid dentists and dental hygienists during examinations and procedures by handing them dental instruments and make sure patients’ mouths are comfortable, dry, and accessible to the dentist
  • Walk patients through a good oral health care regime so they can maintain a healthy smile
  • Get the patient area ready for any examinations or procedures by preparing equipment like x-ray machines, anesthetics, and impression materials and sanitizing and laying out dental instruments
  • Help with administrative duties such as welcoming patients, taking phone calls, making appointments for dental visits, ordering supplies, and handling billing
  • Record each patients treatment information during their visit and ensure dental records have the most current information
  • Prepare the patient area for any examinations or procedures by getting equipment such as x-ray machines, anesthetics, and impression materials ready and sterilizing and laying out dental instruments
  • Help dentists during any procedures or examinations by handing off dental instruments
  • Perform administrative duties such as greeting patients, answering phone calls and setting up appointments for dental visits, ordering dental supplies, and handling billing
  • Write down patients treatment information after every visit and ensure their dental records are kept up to date
  • Provide patients with oral health care advice to ensure they maintain a healthy smile

Qualifications

  • Must have an associate degree in an accredited dental assistant program
  • Applicants should have basic data entry and computer skills
  • Exemplary interpersonal, communication, and multitasking skills
  • Ability to provide superb patient care and customer service

Skills, experience and availability required:

  • Must be a Registered Dental Assistant in the state of Texas
  • This is a full-time position - Required willingness to work differing shifts between 7 am and 7 pm, Monday thru Friday (some Saturdays required)
  • Prefer at least a year of experience
  • Basic data entry and computer skills
  • Ability to provide superb patient care and customer service
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and multitasking skills

The ideal candidate will encompass our core company values:

  • Accountability - be trainable with a strong work ethic and belief in teamwork
  • Positivity - create an environment filled with positive energy while striving for success
  • Innovation - have a willingness to experience new technology and innovative solutions in order to maximize your full potential
  • Compassion - listen and understand patients’ desires and needs in order to create a personal education plan on oral health
  • Adaptation - strive for excellence in service through education, quality of care, and adaptation of new technology every day

Compensation
$12 - $18 hourly
About Active Dental - Collins St Dental

Mission

Our mission is to commit to excellence in patient service in order to help them achieve the highest level of dental health care in an atmosphere of trust and compassion. Our environment is flourished with a pleased, appreciative team that satisfies loyal patients to produce a practice that continues to grow. Our goal is to remove barriers that impede the patients' ability to achieve a healthy smile.


Core Values needed to achieve these goals are:

  • Accountability
  • Positivity
  • Innovation
  • Compassion
  • Adaptation

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