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Registered Dental Assistant RDA

Rate TBD
Location Calgary, AB Canada (On-site)
Type of project Health Dental assistant
Duration temporary contract months
Education required College/University
Years of experience 2 - 5 years
Type of employment N/A
Area of Specialization Medical and repair technologies
Languages required N/A
Workhoppers Calgary AB
Description
Job Description

Looking for a Registered Dental Assistant to join our team. Position is to cover a maternity leave starting in December with opportunity for full-time afterwards as well. You will be working with a female dentist. Candidate should be friendly, hard-working, detail-orientated and driven. You would be joining a well established practice with great patients.

Job Summary

- Assists dentist, sets up equipment, prepares patients for treatment, and keeps records.

General Responsibilities

- Prepares patient, sterilizes or disinfects instruments, sets up instrument trays, prepares materials, and assists dentist during dental procedures.
- Records treatment information in patient records.
- Exposes dental diagnostic x-rays.
- Takes and records patient’s medical and dental histories and vital signs.
- Assists dentist in management of medical or dental emergencies.
- Provides postoperative instructions prescribed by dentist.
- Orders and monitors dental supplies and equipment inventory.
- Fabricates temporary restorations or custom impressions
- Takes impressions for study models and occlusal registrations for mounting study casts.
- Pours, trims, and polishes casts.
- Cleans and polishes removable appliances.
- Performs other related duties as needed.

Job Qualifications

- Education: certificate from an accredited dental assistant program
- Experience: 2 years or more of related experience preferred

Skills

- Follows Instructions
- Service orientation
- Quick learner
- Perceptiveness
- Critical thinking
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2021-08-17

-August 17, 2021
 

 

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