DENTAL ASSISTANT D

Location
Philadelphia
Posted
Mar 18, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Duties: Assist Dentist chairside utilizing four handed technique. Perform the following under the direct supervision of a dentist: Prophylaxis (supra gingival), fluoride treatments, placing/removing rubber dams, placing/contouring amalgam restorations, placing and finishing composite resin restorations, placing sealants, take x-rays, set-up and breakdown operatory, greet patient preparation, front desk backup as needed. This position will also assist chairside on a rotational basis in the PDM Sedation Suite and in the operating room at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Qualifications: Certification from an accredited Dental Assisting program, Pennsylvania State Expanded Function Dental Assistant and X-ray licenses and CPR certification are required, as well as 5 to 7 years of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience. Must enjoy working with children and possess excellent behavior management skills with children. Experience with digital radiography/Panorex and Axium preferred.

Reference Number: 51-25307

Salary Grade: 025

Employment Type: Non-Exempt

Org: Pediatric Dentistry

Special Requirements: Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.

Job Family: 4-Technical Health Services