Employment Opportunities

Dental Assistant

  • Job Tracking ID: 512597-648716
  • Job Location: Wilmington, DE
  • Job Level: Any
  • Level of Education: Any
  • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
  • Date Updated: September 11, 2018
  • Years of Experience: Any
  • Starting Date: September 5, 2018

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Job Description:

Dental Assistants act as the dentist’s 'third hand' at chair-side, set up equipment, prepare the patient for treatment and keep records.



1. Prepare operatory for patients with proper instruments, materials and equipment for each particular procedure


2. Have patient seated and prepped on schedule


3. Record all patient information accurately and completely in electronic dental record system


4. Schedule patients for extractions and surgical procedures


5. Review all post-operative instructions with patient following extraction and surgical procedures


6. Take, develop and mount x-rays


7. Keep all operatories clean and properly stocked at all times


8. Maintain proper inventory of supplies


Experience and Skills:


1. High school diploma or GED

2. Basic life support certification

3. X-ray certification

4. Six months of experience using Microsoft Office software

5. Six months of experience using electronic dental or medical record software


1. Dental assistant training or experience

2. Fluency in written and spoken English and spoken Spanish

Job Benefits:

Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, 401k, PTO, etc

Westside Family Healthcare is an equal opportunity employer.