The Dental Assistant is responsible for providing support to the Dentist in the care and treatment of dental patients. Prepares patients for dental treatment and assists the dentist chair-side in all clinical procedures. Expose, process and mounts x-ray films. Maintains patient records and assists with operatory set-up and clean-up. Ensures appropriate and courteous treatment of all patients and serves in maintaining a properly functioning dental center.
This position is located at our Saginaw, Michigan site.
- High school diploma or equivalent and certification from an accredited dental assisting program as a registered dental assistant (RDA). Current license to practice as a Registered Dental Assistant with expanded duties in the State of Michigan. State of Michigan Radiology Certification preferred. CPR required.
- High school diploma or equivalent and certification from an accredited dental assisting program (CDA). State of Michigan Radiology Certification required within 60 days of employment.
- High school diploma or equivalent and has a minimum of two (2) years on the job training/experience as a dental assistant. State of Michigan Radiology Certification required within 60 days of employment.
Great Lakes Bay Health Centers is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified minorities, women, people with disabilities and military veterans are encouraged to apply.
We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefit package.