Experience:
1-3 years of experience
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Employment Type:
Full time
Posted:
5/23/2019
Job Category:
Dentistry
Dental Assistant (Oral Surgery)
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Dental Care Alliance | Woodbridge, VA
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Job Description

Overview

We are hiring an Oral Surgery Dental Assistant for our affiliated practice, Northern Virginia Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Associates, located in Annandale, Virginia 22003. This is a full-time position. Candidate is required to have an x-ray license for the state of VA; 1 - 2 years' Dental Assistant experience; and oral surgery experience, preferred. This position offers a competitive salary, plus benefits!

Responsibilities

Assist in surgical operations under the supervision of the dentist. Prepare operatory by setting up surgical instruments and equipment, sterile drapes and sterile solutions as required. Assemble sterile and non-sterile equipment; adjust and check to ensure proper working order. Prepare patients for surgery and observe patients vital signs and assist dentist during surgery.

During surgery pass instruments and other sterile supplies to dentist, hold surgical instruments as directed by dentist, and help apply dressings. Operate sterilizer, lights, or suction machines. Clean operatory after surgery.

Qualifications

* X-ray license for the state of Virginia, required
* Experience working as a Surgical Dental Assistant, preferred
* 1+ years' of hands on Dental Assistant experience, required

Additional benefits for full-time employees:

* Medical
* Dental services
* Life insurance
* Vision
* Paid time off
* 6 paid holidays off
* 401k to name a few

Northern Virginia Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Associates is a highly successful affiliated practice of Dental Care Alliance (DCA).

As one of the country's largest and oldest dental support organizations, DCA supports more than 265 affiliated practices in 13 states, encompassing all facets of general dentistry and all recognized dental specialties. As a result, DCA offers dental professionals groundbreaking career and affiliation opportunities.

Established in 1991 by Dr. Steven R. Matzkin, Dental Care Alliance's success is the result of our unwavering commitment to improving the wellbeing of patients, dentists, and dental professionals through innovative and proven practice-support solutions. Through years of combined industry expertise, economies of scale and centralized administration, DCA provides affiliated practices with substantial savings in supplies, increased services and effective marketing.

DCA Mission

We improve the practice of dentistry by partnering and supporting our dental professionals, so they can create a lifetime of healthy smiles for their patients.

DCA Vision

To be the trusted partner of choice for the industry's best dental professionals.

DCA Values - USMILE

Unleash Career Potential-of our employees and partnersService Excellence-to our professionals, patients and familiesMeaningful Contribution-all can make a differenceIntegrity First-in all we doLeadership-in our field and we assume accountabilityExcellence in Action-we are committed to get the job done

Our mission, vision and values are a vital part of our everyday interactions with all employees, and most importantly, with patients and families.

You will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.

Dental Care Alliance. Stronger Together.