Salary

$26 Per Hour

Job Type

Full-time

posted

8 days ago

Location

Whitehorse, YT

Description

Looking for full time Dental Assistant - Whitehorse, Yukon.


Employment requirements:

  • Completion of an eight-month to one-year college or other program in dental assistance
  • Completion of secondary school with on-the-job training is required.
  • Experience in orthodontics is an asset but not requirement.
  • $26 hourly for 40 hours per week
  • Permanent employment and full time
  • Day, evening, weekend and on call
  • Starts as soon as possible

2 vacancies

Languages

English

Main Duties

· Prepare patients for dental examination and assist the dentist during the examination

· Sterilize and maintain instruments and equipment

· Prepare dental instruments and filling materials

· Take and develop X-rays

· Polish teeth and clinical crowns and apply fluoride and sealant

· Take preliminary impressions for diagnostic casts

· Fabricate and place temporary crowns and restorations

· Educate patients concerning oral hygiene

· Invoice patients for dental services

· Schedule patient appointments and record dental procedures performed

· Order dental and office supplies

· May perform intra-oral duties such as remove sutures, take and record vital signs, apply desensitizing agents, topical anaesthetic, anticariogenic agents and apply and remove rubber dams.

Please apply by emailing your resume to frontdesk@sphinxorthodontics.com