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certified dental assistant


Source: Job Bank

Location

Vancouver, BC
V5T4R3

Salary

$30.00 to $35.00 hourly (to be negotiated)

Additional Information

  • Durée de l'emploi: Permanent
  • Langue de travail: Anglais
  • Heures de travail: 32 hours per week
  • Education:
  • Expérience:

Education

  • Registered Apprenticeship certificate

Work setting

  • Specialty dental practice

Tasks

  • Prepare patients for dental examinations
  • Prepare plaster models and moulds
  • Order dental and office supplies
  • Perform administrative functions for the dental laboratory
  • Prepare dental instruments and filling materials
  • Maintain and order supplies
  • Sterilize and maintain instruments and equipment
  • Educate patients concerning oral hygiene
  • Prepare wax bite-blocks and impression trays
  • Perform intra-oral duties
  • Take and develop X-rays
  • Record dental procedures performed on patients
  • Take preliminary impressions for diagnostic casts

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Membership in the Canadian Dental Assistants Association
  • Certification by the National Dental Assisting Examining Board

Area of specialization

  • Orthodontic appliances

Personal suitability

  • Client focus
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Judgement
  • Team player
  • Accurate
  • Dependability
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Initiative
  • Interpersonal awareness
  • Reliability

Screening questions

  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently a student?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?
  • What is your current level of study?

Experience

  • 1 year to less than 2 years

Health benefits

  • Health care plan

Other benefits

  • Free parking available

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