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dental assistant


Source: Job Bank

Location

Castor, AB
T0C0X0

Salary

$30.00 hourly

Additional Information

  • Education: Other trades certificate or diploma
  • Experience: 1 year to less than 2 years
  • Dental assisting/assistant

Tasks

  • Prepare patients for dental examinations
  • Prepare plaster models and moulds
  • Train and supervise other dental technicians or dental laboratory assistants
  • Cast gold or metal alloys for bridges and denture bases
  • Perform administrative functions for the dental laboratory
  • Prepare dental instruments and filling materials
  • Design, fabricate or repair dental devices
  • Mould wax over dentures set-up
  • Sterilize and maintain instruments and equipment
  • Educate patients concerning oral hygiene
  • Finish metal framework of dentures
  • Polish teeth and clinical crowns and apply fluoride and sealant
  • Prepare wax bite-blocks and impression trays
  • Schedule and confirm appointments
  • Pack plastic material in moulds to form full or partial dentures
  • Take and develop X-rays
  • Make orthodontic bands from metal and alloys
  • Record dental procedures performed on patients
  • Polish and buff dentures
  • Fabricate and place temporary crowns and restorations
  • Take preliminary impressions for diagnostic casts
  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 40 hours per week

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