We are looking for an amazing Registered Dental Assistant to join our Santa Monica practice!

Previous pediatric dental office experience would be helpful. The high priority candidate will have a great attitude with a strong work ethic. Dentrix knowledge is plus. Please do not apply if you do not have dental experience.

Job Duties:

  • Assist dentist during a variety of treatment procedures.
  • Take and develop dental radiographs (x-rays).
  • Take patients’ medical history, blood pressure and pulse.
  • Help patients feel comfortable before, during and after dental treatment.
  • Provide patients with pre/post OP instructions for oral care following surgery or other dental treatment procedures, such as the placement of a restoration (filling).
  • Teach patients appropriate oral hygiene strategies to maintain oral health (e.g., tooth brushing, flossing and nutritional counseling).
  • Take impressions of patients' teeth for study casts (models of teeth).
  • Take necessary pre-op/post op x-rays for insurance.
  • Know the office emergency exit plans.
  • Know the office emergency exit plans and location of eye wash stations.
  • Chart/enter treatment into Dentrix.

Desired Profile/Background:

  • MUST LOVE WORKING WITH CHILDREN.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Excellent communication and computer skills.
  • Upbeat personality is a MUST.
  • Ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong work ethic and attention to detail.
  • Clean, neat professional appearance.
  • Knowledge of Dentrix a plus.
  • Bi-Lingual (Spanish) preferred.
  • Must be available to work on Saturdays.

Job Type:

  • Full-time

    Our competitive compensation packages include benefits such as health/dental insurance, a 401(k) savings plan, and paid time off for all full-time employees after 90 days of employment. Children’s Dental FunZone offers opportunities for professional development by providing eligible employees with education assistance or tuition reimbursement.