Altima Dental Canada
Altima Dental is currently hiring a Full Time enthusiastic and energetic Dental Assistant to join our team of professionals at our Sunset Dental clinic in St. Thomas, ON.
**Monday to Wednesday from 9am to 8pm with Fridays 9am-3pm and one additional Thursday per month**
***NEW GRADS WELCOME***
Understands and adheres to Radiographic Quality Assurance Controls, Infection Control, WHMIS and all other applicable laws and regulations to provide a safe environment for patients and staff. Regularly monitors applicable journals and articles recommending updates to Altima systems as appropriate.
Ensures all clinical and storage areas are clean,
neat and free from clutter and prohibited/ unnecessary materials at all times.
Ensures all treatment plans are entered into Dentrix and presented appropriately to each patient.
Monitors dental supply inventory on a weekly and monthly basis. Suggests effective action plans to maintain supplies costs within budget.
Maintains patient relations through ongoing dialogue with patients before, during and after treatment. Identifies and responds to dissatisfied patients with the appropriate recovery action. Conducts care calls post treatment to ensure patient comfort, answer questions and resolve any concerns.
Supports the clinical department by ensuring instruments and equipment are in working condition, sterile, disinfected and ready for use. Ensures that set-up of operatory is complete and ready for patient arrival.
Completion of a Certified Dental Assisting Level II Diploma OR equivalent preferred
Current registration with HARP is required
A minimum of 2 years of dental experience preferred
Experience with Dentrix is considered an asset
We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Altima Dental welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment and selection process.
Altima strongly believes that diversity in the workplace is essential to our success. As a result, we are committed to providing equal opportunities regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.
If accommodation is needed in the application process, or those needing job postings in an alternative format please e-mail a request to [email protected]