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DATE ADDED: Wed 17/10/2018

Dental Assistant

Los Angeles, USA


Job Description

General Dental Private Practice in Eagle Rock is looking for a full-time dental assistant. We are looking for someone who is reliable, punctual, works well with others, and brings a positive attitude towards the work environment, as well as having great communication skills with patients. We are looking for someone who is capable in taking digital x-rays, setting up for dental procedures, assisting the doctors, and helping to maintain the back office with sterilization and proper set-up of trays.

Job Type: Full-time

Responsibilities and Duties:

  1. At least 1 year of Dental Assisting.
  2. Ability to perform all phases of four (4) handed Dental Assisting duties for endodontics, oral surgery, pedodontics, prosthodontics, cosmetic and restorative procedures.
  3. Under the supervision of the Dentist, possess the skills necessary to perform Registered Dental Assistant duties as per State of California licensing guidelines.
  4. Ability to perform standard and radiographic methods.
  5. Familiar with dental terminology, materials, medications and instruments used during dental procedures.
  6. Introduces patients to necessary treatment and giving an understanding of procedures performed.
  7. Complies with OSHA standards - Uses proper PPE.
  8. Clean, sterilize instruments, and set up trays.
  9. Stock and store all supplies and material while keeping an active inventory.
  10. Maintenance and testing of equipment (sterilizer, x-ray machine, etc.) including daily lubrication of equipment.
  11. Pouring up models and other lab procedures.
  12. Instruct patients in after care procedures.
  13. Documentation of exam findings in patient chart.
  14. Maintain, clean, organize, and keep fully stocked operatories and laboratory.


  • Dental Assistant: 1 year (Required)


  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)


  • Certified Dental Assistant (Required)


  • English; Other languages welcomed


Role: Dental Assistant
Job Type:
Location: Los Angeles,

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