TREC DENTAL Open Positions

Registered Dental Assistant-Fireside Dental Clinic
Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Introduction

A great opportunity is available at Fireside Dental in Cochrane! Our clinic is seeking a RDA II to join our team in April 2021. We love investing in our team both professionally and personally. If you value being part of a close-knit team and having an enjoyable work-environment we are the clinic for you. We look forward to hearing from you.

Company

Fireside Dental Clinic

50 Fireside Gate #3101

Cochrane, Alberta, T4C 0R1

Position

POSITION: DENTAL ASSISTANT (RDA)

At TREC, as a Dental Assistant you will work chair-side as dentists examine and treat patients, you will perform a variety of patient care, and laboratory duties. You will be expected to make patients feel as comfortable as possible in the dental chair, prepare them for treatment, and obtain their dental records. You will also prepare materials for impressions and restorations, take dental x rays, as directed by a dentist. If required, you will help assist with administration duties such as schedule and confirm appointments, receive patients, keep treatment records, receive payments, and order dental supplies and materials.You will also be expected to effectively assist the dentist in patient care and comfort, so as to maintain and uphold the values of TREC dental. 

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Dental Assistant role plays a critical role in TREC delivering ‘Exceptional Dentistry’. Competencies include:

Procedure Assisting:

  • Root Canals
  • Implants
  • Sealants
  • Temp Crowns
  • Rubber Dams
  • Itero Scans
  • Impressions


Treatment Planning:

  • Pre-determinations - Proper documentation (ie:x-ray, photo, pan)
  • Accuracy in X-Rays and Intra/extra oral photos
  • On time with schedule of appointments
  • Proper room set up & take down/clean up - All necessary instrumentation & supplies
  • Book backs
  • Clinical notes completed and accurate


Maintenance:

  • Equipment care and maintenance
  • Infection control protocol 
  • Post-op instructions for all procedures
  • Care instructions for all appliances
  • Patient Interaction 


EXPERIENCE & EDUCATION:

  • Must have a minimum of 1 year experience in a dental office setting
  • Registered Dental Assistant “Level 2” certificate required
  • Thorough knowledge of dental treatments and procedures
  • Experience with Dentrix software considered an asset

The successful candidate will clearly communicate and articulate how their credentials and experience demonstrates how they will be successful in the role of Dental Assistant at TREC.

Required Skills

RDA II Certificate

CPR

Compensation

$23.00 - $34.00

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