Bulfinch Temporary Service is looking for a Dental Assistant to work with the MGH Dental Group. The position is about 37 hours per week starting ASAP until the end of June. Please note that this position is temporary and does not offer benefits.
Dental Assistant Duties:
Perform chair-side four-handed dental assisting.
Exposes x-rays and ensures that x-rays are of adequate diagnostic quality, duplicate x-rays as needed.
Assisting in dental lab work.
Basic computer skills.
Full dental charting
Perform alginate impression taking and pouring models.
Uses effective sterilization techniques and monitoring.
Sets up and break down rooms per department practice.
Monitors record keeping as required by JHACO and OSHA.
Perform other duites as required by the Administrative Manager and Dental Director.
Perform sterilizations as required by JHACO, OSHA, and Infection Control.
Knowledge and comprehension of Universal/Standard Precautions
Knowledge and demonstrated ability of Dental radiology
Knowledge and comprehension of Aseptic Technique.
Ability to perform chair-side dental assisting.
Effective knowledge and comprehension of infection control protocol.
Effective interpersonal and communication skills
Radiology Certificate to take dental x-ray
Registered Dental Assistant with MassGov
Vaccinations required from MGH