Dental Assistant (General Dentistry Practice)

Aspen Dental Joliet , IL 60432

Posted 3 weeks ago

Position Summary

Are you interested in customer service? Passionate about helping people? If yes, Aspen Dental is exactly where you're supposed to be!

Our team is seeking someone like you to work with some of the most up-to-date technology and best-skilled, supportive professionals in dentistry. No certification? No problem - we offer on-the-job training and we'll help with certifications.

Apply today - we're ready to welcome you to our Aspen Dental family!

Responsibilities

A day in the life at Aspen Dental includes:

  • Assisting the dentist during a variety of treatment procedures.

  • Setup and breakdown operatory post treatment.

  • Taking dental radiographs (X-rays).

  • Managing infection control - prepare and sterilize instruments and equipment.

  • Providing patients with instructions for oral care following all dental treatment procedures.

  • Educating patients on appropriate oral hygiene strategies to maintain oral health.

  • Performing various office tasks as necessary.

Minimum Education and Experience

  • Dental Assistant Certificate where state regulations specify

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

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