DENTAL ASSISTANT D
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