EXPANDED FUNCTION DENTAL ASSISTANT
Duties: Assist dentist chairside utilizing 4-handed technique in patient treatment. Perform, under direct supervision of a dentist, the following: placing and removing rubber dams, placing and removing matrices, placing and contouring amalgam restorations and placing and finishing composite resin restorations. Fabrication of Crown and bridge provisionals, sealants, coronal polishing, fluoride treatments, including fluoride varnish. Taking impressions of teeth for study models, diagnostic casts and athletic appliances. Working knowledge of Specialty Dental procedures including, Orthodontics, Periodontics and Implant and Oral Surgery. Take, develop and mount x-rays, maintain supplies, set-up and breakdown of operatories. Assist at multi locations as necessary.
Qualifications: Technical School, Certification, training or apprenticeship required beyond High School and 3 years to 5 years of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience is required.
Reference Number: 51-26844
Salary Grade: 025
Employment Type: Non-Exempt
Org: Penn Dental Network - Schattner
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