EDDA-Expanded Duties Dental Assistant
Risas Dental and Braces was founded on the principle that proper oral health and treatment is critical to overall health, which is put to action by offering accessible, affordable, convenient and bilingual dental care. Unlike many healthcare options, our goal is to think and speak a language that patients understand. The result is happier, healthier Patients, and better opportunities for our doctors and team members. .
We are seeking an experienced Bilingual Expanded Functions Dental Assistant that brings their "A Game" every day. The most important function of any dental team member is care of the patient. The Dental Assistant works side-by-side with the dentist, providing care for our patients. Other functions include, sanitation of treatment rooms, managing supplies, taking x-rays, listening to patient needs and educating them on dental procedures, working efficiently to maintain doctor’s schedule and adhering to all OSHA and safety policies and procedures.
Qualifications and Skills:
Bilingual Spanish/English strongly preferred
High School Diploma or GED required
Ability to obtain x-ray certification within 6 months of hire
Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
Has obtained EDFA or EDDA certification
3-5 years experience in the EDDA/EFDA role
Must have a superior knowledge of dentistry and dental terminology
Must have a friendly, outgoing personality and excellent organizational skills.
Ability to work within a team environment and lend support to other team members as needed.
Risas Dental and Braces offers a comprehensive benefits package including 12-hour shifts, health and wellness benefits with FREE dental services, 401(k) with employer match, and many other ancillary benefits. The working environment is fun, fast paced, challenging, and rewarding with opportunities for professional development and career advancement. Join us in this work. Begin a career that is full of meaning and value.
Pay: up to $17/hour
13.0000 To 17.0000 (USD) Hourly
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 1222