EFDA Dental Assistant

Full-time, Part-time Position, Available on: 2022-11-07

This job offer is for a DENTAL ASSISTANT position in PARKESBURG, PA. You can check our office out at www.parkesburgdentist.com. We are a highly motivated and forward-thinking team and we are looking for a leader in our back office.

PLEASE only apply if you have great leadership qualities. We prefer EFDA’s but will interview DA’s as well. You MUST be a team player, great with people, have good communication skills, and be a responsible person. Most importantly, you must really enjoy serving your patients and have a natural enthusiasm for the field of dentistry.

You must be familiar with taking impressions and scans, x-rays, crown/bridge procedures, most aspects of cosmetic and surgical dentistry, and be motivated to continue learning.

This is for a FULL-TIME position starting immediately.

After evaluating your resume, we will call you to setup an interview.

We will be conducting working interviews during the next few weeks and are excited to provide a wonderful opportunity to a new member of our team.


· Welcome patients in the dental office

· Prepare patients for treatments or checkups ensuring their comfort

· Select and set up instruments, equipment and materials needed

· Sterilize instruments according to regulations

· Assist the dentist through 4-handed dentistry

· Undertake lab tasks as instructed

· Provide oral hygiene and post-operative care instructions

· Keep the dental room clean and well-stocked

· Be able to apply topical anesthesia


· Proven experience as dental assistant

· Knowledge of dental instruments and sterilization methods

· Understanding of health & safety regulation

· Ability to perform regulated non-surgical tasks like applying topical fluoride is a plus

· Good computer skills: Softdent software

· Excellent communication and people skills

· Attention to detail

· Well-organized and reliable

· High school diploma; graduating from dental assistant school is preferred

· Additional certification or training is an asset (e.g. EFDA)

Company: Dental Excellence of Parkesburg

344 Commons Drive.
Parkesburg, PA 19365

Contact: Tejas Patel
(732) 642-4738