Looking to join a brand new locally and family owned pediatric dental practice where you will be a valued member of our team?
Cavity Commando’s Dentistry for Kids is in search of a team player to serve as an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA) or Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) at our Cookeville, TN office.
The ideal candidate is committed to outstanding patient service, is extremely reliable, possesses strong interpersonal communication skills, and is exceptional working with children and patients with special health care needs.
Must be extremely gentle, caring, compassionate, and patient with kids.
Responsibilities will include hands-on patient care, providing excellent customer service, taking tasks to completion and on time, explaining treatment to patients, and leading our OSHA and sterilization requirements.
Applicants must have 2 plus years experience, be an EFDA or RDA within the State of Tennessee and hold a valid Radiology and Coronal Polishing Certification. Expanded Function Duties, Sealants, and Nitrous Oxide Monitoring certifications are a plus. The duties of a dental assistant are among the most comprehensive and varied in the dental office. The dental assistant performs many tasks requiring both interpersonal and technical skills including but not limited to:
- Patient management during dental procedures.
- Reviewing and revising patient health histories.
- Maintaining dental supplies and equipment.
- Taking dental x-rays.
- Polishing the teeth to remove stains and soft deposits.
- Cementation of pediatric dental appliances.
- Instrument cleaning, sterilization/disinfection and recirculation.
- Dental treatment room disinfection.
Interested, experienced, applicants must submit a resume via email to Office@CookevilleKidsDental.com. References will be checked and honesty and integrity will be crucial. Candidates who do not submit a resume will NOT be considered.