Dental Ceramist Assistant Job Description Sample
Dental Technician- Experienced Ceramist Immediate Opening
Dental Technician- Ceramist
Immediate full time ceramist position available. A minimum of five years experience and the ability to productively and esthetically complete anterior restorations are required. Duties would include the building, contouring and staining and glazing of PFM's, PFZ's and monolithic restorations such as BruxZir and Emax. The ideal candidate would be a friendly outgoing CDT who can take and fabricate Custom Shades, has a passion for their work and will strive to fit into our laboratory culture. Our generous benefit package includes an EXCELLENT SALARY, paid vacation and holidays, 100% company paid dental insurance, 50% company paid health insurance WITH A $0.00 DEDUCTIBLE (extremely hard to find these days!), and 401(k) with match. Work in a relaxed atmosphere within our modern laboratory that will appreciate your skills.
Email or fax resume to 630-369-6539 or
Call Jim Gorgol at 630-369-4600
Distinctive Dental Studio LTD
1504 Wall Street
Naperville, Il 60563
Ceramist Dental Technician
Full time opening is available for an experienced Ceramist Dental Technician to join a stable and growing dental laboratory in the Durham, NC area that has built a reputation for supplying its customers with exceptional quality and service. Absolute Dental Lab specializes in fixed dental prosthetics with an emphasis on dental implant restorations. Must have a minimum of 5 years experience as a ceramist dental technician. Working with top clinicians, prosthodontists, and dental schools throughout the country, we restore many complex, combination, and fixed hybrid cases.
Must demonstrate an advanced ability in the creation of ceramic prosthetic restorations. This includes, but is not limited to, experience with Zirconia, Lithium disilicate and PFM ceramics as well as dental implant ceramic design.
This position requires experience in stacking, final contouring, and glazing of all ceramic systems. Our ceramists receive a prepared sub-structure and are expected to create a restoration ready for delivery.
Anterior restorative experience is an advantage.
Must be able to layer and contour porcelain to company standards.
Please submit resume and cover letter. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.
Absolute Dental Services is a State of the Art Dental Laboratory located in Triangle Area of North Carolina. Our representatives provide daily courier and customer relations services in and around the Triangle Monday through Friday. Service areas stretch from around Chapel Hill in the west to Wake Forest in the north, Clayton in the east and Fuquay Varina in the south. We also have labs located in Wilmington and The Triad. Customers located beyond these areas and nationally, are served through prepaid UPS shipping.
Today Absolute Dental Services, its skilled team of dental technicians and ceramists serve not only discerning restorative dentists, but also top prosthodontists, periodontists, oral surgeons and Universities with expertise, experience and professionalism. Absolute makes it a priority to attract and hire only highly-experienced technicians and truly artistic ceramists from the United States and around the world. Our core team of international and U.S. technicians have an average of 25 years experience in their fields of expertise.
Full time or part time available
Experienced dental technician/ceramist (5 years + experience preferred)
Ability to stain & glaze zirconia crowns and e.max crowns
Take custom shades with live patients (by appointment)
Dental Technician: Ceramist
Advanced Dental Ceramist
Position: Dental Technician- Ceramist
Full-time: M-F 8am-5pm
Location: San Antonio, TX
Experience: 3+ years
Authentic Dental Lab manufactures dental prosthesis, such as crowns, bridges, implants, dentures, partial, and orthodontic appliances such as retainers, splints, night guards, sports guards, etc.
We are seeking an advanced dental ceramist with experience in finishing anatomy on cases in our ceramic department. Must be able to fabricate a crown to PTC standards.
Major Duties & Responsibilities:
- Knowledgeable in full mouth reconstruction with excellent knowledge of occlusion and anatomy
- Must excel at building and contouring crowns with great form and color
- Solid experience building High Quality ceramic crowns from start to finish using the latest materials available.
- Team player- works well with co-workers in a fast-paced, production environment
- Have daily work processed and finished by laboratory procedures and deadlines
- Must have knowledge of Smile Design and the Golden Rule Proportion (LVI)
- Telephone Etiquette is a plus! Support customers with good communication skills including planning cases
- Assist patients with custom shades
- Organization- organize your cases to meet deadlines
- Have an excellent eye to detail.
Pay based off skill and experience.
Dental Lab Technician - Ceramist
DENTAL LAB TECHNICIAN (Ceramist):
Full time opening is available for an experienced Dental Technician Ceramist to join a growing dental laboratory in the Orland Park, IL area. Applicant must have minimum 3 years’ experience as a ceramist.
* Experience necessary; ability to build, shape, stain, and glaze porcelain. CDT, MDT, and/or PTC certification is a plus.
* Work with and demonstrate an advanced ability in the creation of ceramic prosthetic restorations. This includes but is not limited to, experience with all of the popular restorative products, such as e.Max, full contour zirconia, porcelain fused zirconia and PFM’s.
* Availability to work full time, Monday through Friday, during the business hours of the lab.
* Must be comfortable working as a team environment to complete cases.
Salary: $15 to $30 per hour or $ per unit, based on experience. Health insurance, paid holidays, paid vacation and bonus plan all included with full time opportunity.
Westbrook Dental Lab has an immediate opening for a person with experience (2-5 years minimum) in dental ceramics; i.e.: building, contouring, and stain and glaze.
Applicant must be well versed in tooth shapes, both anterior and posterior.
CDT a plus.
Westbrook is a high quality, highly productive environment that yields job security for its employees.
If you feel you fit the requirements please e-mail your resume to TKESTEL@MICRODENTAL.COM.
Please put the position you are applying for in the subject line.
Registered Dental Assistant Or Dental Assistant
The Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) performs a variety of dental assistant duties while promoting a safe and clean environment, while striving for quality dental care. Registered Dental Assistant duties include but are not limited to assisting our Staff Dentists and educating patients on dental care. The Registered Dental Assistant will interact with patients; maintain equipment and inventory; clean, sterilize and package instruments while following standard precautions, OSHA requirements and dental board auxiliaries’ regulations. Petaluma Health Center RDAs work on behalf of the patient and the dentist and strive to maintain a high level of professional excellence in oral health care delivery. Duties and
Exposes and processes dental radiographs (x-rays).
Assists the Staff Dentist during a variety of examinations and treatment procedures such as instrument transfer, dental procedure isolation techniques and preparation of dental materials.
Prepares treatment rooms, instruments and cassettes for procedures.
Greets and prepares patients for treatment.
Records medical and dental history and vital signs of patients.
Records visit information in the electronic patient record system (Dentrix).
Pours, trims and polishes study casts; fabricates custom impression trays from preliminary impressions; cleans and polishes removable appliances and fabricates temporary restorations.
Serves as an infection control officer, follows infection control protocols and sterilizes and disinfects instruments and equipment.
Helps patients feel comfortable before, during and after dental treatment.
Provides patients with instructions for oral care following surgery or other dental treatment procedures, such as the placement of a restoration (filling).
Teaches patients appropriate oral hygiene strategies to maintain oral health; (e.g. tooth brushing, flossing and nutritional counseling).
Uses motivational interviewing and CARIES risk assessment tools.
Provides patient education, nutritional counseling and helps patient set oral health goals.
Assists patients with referrals and follow up appointments.
Presents treatment plans to patients.
Takes impressions of patients’ teeth for study casts (models of teeth).
Communicates with patients and suppliers (e.g. scheduling appointments, answering the telephone, ordering supplies).
Helps provide direct patient care in all dental specialties, including orthodontics, pediatric dentistry, endodontics, periodontics and oral surgery.
Prepares and maintains dental instruments, supplies and equipment.
Coordinates lab cases with different labs; assures timely pickup and delivery of cases. Keeps the lab area clean and organized. Tracks cases and communicates scheduling needs to the Patient Care Coordinator.
Involved with prevention and management of dental medical emergencies.
Participates in the achievement of patient satisfaction and office production goals by working efficiently and providing a high level of patient service. Required Experience: Education/Experience High School diploma or equivalent required. Graduation from an accredited Dental Assisting School preferred or a minimum of two years of recent experience as a RDA required. Licenses and Certifications Valid CA RDA license and RDA certification X-ray license in CA CPR training current CE courses current Language Skills Bilingual in English and Spanish, both written and verbal preferred. Computer Skills Microsoft Office, Outlook, Word, and Excel. Use of a web browser. Dental practice management software knowledge (Dentrix) preferred Keyword: Registered Dental Assistant From: Petaluma Health Center Inc
1402 - Dental Assistant For Beverly Hills Cosmetic Dental Practice
(Job #1402) Experienced Dental Assistant needed for BEVERLY HILLS Dental practice
- This position assists the Dentist with all chair side duties
- Must have 3+ years' experience in a private Dental practice with established work history.
- General dental experience required with knowledge of cosmetic dentistry including implants, dentures, whitening...
- Must be able to WORK QUICKLY! , identify doctor needs and handle tasks without being told every time what to do.
- Experienced with Dental EMR - Dentrix/Dexis with digital xray experience all highly desired but MUST HAVE SOME EMR experience to be considered
- Professional communication, well-spoken, with a professional appearance.
- Full time M-F schedule 8a-5:30p
- $18 - $22 hourly DOE + including allocation for health insurance, paid Sick and Paid Parking
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Dental Assistant / Orthodontic Assistant (FT And PT)
We are looking for a Full-time AND Part-time assistant.
Orthodontic experience is a plus, but not required. We are willing to train to right person.
We are looking for someone that is dedicated, friendly, and team-oriented.
Experience with computers and management software is a plus.
We are committed to providing our patients the best care possible in a warm, friendly environment.
Efda - Certified Dental Assistant - On Call - N. Lancaster Dental *Possible Sign On Bonus*
1. PERFORM ALL OF THE DUTIES permitted a dental assistant consistent with the individual-s training and in the presence of or under the observation of a licensed provider as referenced in State Dental Practice Act and the related Administrative Rules. These duties to include:
Apply topical anesthetic and desensitizing agents, as directed by the provider,
Removal of sutures and post-extraction and periodontal dressings,
Retract a patient-s cheek, tongue, or other tissue during an operation,
Assist in the placement or removal of a rubber dam,
Remove debris created during operative procedures with a vacuum device, compressed air, mouth washes, or water,
Extra-oral procedures which are not hazardous,
Inspect the oral cavity using a mirror,
Dry root canals with paper points,
Place temporary filling material into the endodontic access,
Take impressions for periodontal night guard,
Polish the coronal surfaces of teeth when a dentist or hygienist has determined teeth are free of calculus,
Train persons (patients) in techniques of oral hygiene and prevention of oral disease, Place films (dental radiographs), adjust equipment preparatory to exposing films, and expose films. 2. IN SUPPORT of the practice of a dentist provider who is not an orthodontist;
Preliminary select and size bands,
Remove fixed orthodontic appliances,
Check for loose bands and brackets,
Remove ligature ties and head appliances,
Place and remove arch wires, elastics and orthodontic separators,
Take intra-oral measurements for orthodontic procedures,
Remove supra-gingival orthodontic bracket bonding material with a hand piece that does not exceed 25,000 revolutions per minute
Place ligature ties and head appliances.
Train persons (patients) in techniques of oral hygiene and prevention of oral disease.
Place films (dental radiographs), adjust equipment preparatory to exposing films, and expose films. 3. ORGANIZE patient-s dental record consistent with established guidelines, confirm its availability and assure that it is in order and ready for provider-s use at the time care and service is to be provided. 4. GREET, INTRODUCE SELF TO, and INFORM PATIENT of general treatment to be provided and provider to be seen consistent with established Kaiser Permanente Behavioral Guidelines. 5. REVIEW HEALTH QUESTIONNAIRE with patient and notify provider of reported conditions that could effect treatment. 6. PROMOTE patient-s emotional comfort by gaining rapport, instilling confidence and promoting tranquility. 7. INFORM and ANSWER patient-s and/or parent-s questions regarding care and service provided as directed by provider. 8. ANTICIPATE NEEDS of provider in the delivery of patient care and service. 9. COMMUNICATE INFORMATION important to maintaining the proper scheduling and flow of patients consistent with information recorded in the patient-s dental record. 10. PREPARE, ORGANIZE, ARRANGE and PASS DENTAL INSTRUMENTS, SUPPLIES AND MATERIALS as requested by the provider and required by established guidelines. 11. ESTABLISH and MAINTAIN a CLEAR and CLEAN OPERATING FIELD. 12. RECORD and/or VERIFY INFORMATION in the patient-s dental record according to established procedures. 13. RECORD and/or VERIFY ALL PATIENT CARE AND SERVICE RELATED INFORMATION on all necessary forms and documents consistent with established guidelines and in a manner that accurately reflects the information documented in the patient-s dental record. 14. AS REQUIRED IN SUPPORT OF DIRECT PATIENT CARE ACTIVITIES, ENTER, RETRIEVE AND TRANSMIT PATIENT CARE AND SERVICE RELATED INFORMATION via the Program-s automated patient and provider scheduling system (TEAM), consistent with established guidelines and training. 15. RESPOND TO MEDICAL EMERGENCY SITUATIONS consistent with established guidelines. 16. EXPOSE and PROCESS DENTAL RADIOGRAPHS as required consistent with established guidelines and radiology equipment use specifications. 17. TAKE PATIENT-S BLOOD PRESSURE and ACCURATELY RECORD in patient-s dental record. 18. CLEAN and STERILIZE and PROCESS INSTRUMENTS consistent with established guidelines. 19. MAINTAIN CLEAN, ORDERLY, WELL ORGANIZED AND SUPPLIED WORK ENVIRONMENT, including assigned operatory, laboratory and instrument processing areas, consistent with established infection control. 20. ASSURE PROPER HANDLING OF ALL MATERIALS in accordance with Hazard Communication Program and Infection Control Guidelines. 21. ASSURE PROPER FUNCTIONING OF EQUIPMENT through the periodic completion of established preventive maintenance procedures such as cleaning and oiling, and reporting non-functioning, damaged, etc. equipment to office manager or supervisor in a timely manner. 22. PERFORM OTHER DUTIES AS ASSIGNED by the office manager or supervisory personnel that are consistent with the individual-s training and experience IN AN ACTIVE AND COOPERATIVE MANNER. 23. ACT IN CONFORMANCE with established program policies, procedures, guidelines and protocols, the Administrative Rules of the State Board of Dentistry, the State Dental Practice Act and any other laws and regulations that govern the role and responsibilities of the dental assistant and satisfactorily maintain the established qualifications for selection towards this position. 24. PERFORM THE FOLLOWING FUNCTIONS provided that the dentist is on the premises and the dentist checks the patient before and after the functions are performed;
Place matrix retainers for alloy and composite restorations.
Polish amalgam restorations.
Remove supra-gingival excess cement.
Take impressions for the following purposes; o Diagnostic models, o Counter and opposing models, o Fabrication of temporary restorations, o Intra-oral bite registration for study model articulation.
Place and remove a rubber dam,
- Fabricate temporary plastic-type crowns. 25. ASSIST IN MONITORING PATIENTS that are being administered nitrous oxide consistent with established guidelines. 26. Other duties appropriate for EFDA as authorized by Board of Dentistry rules and regulations.
One (1) year experience as a dental assistant OR a graduate from an ADA accredited dental assisting program or a nine (9) month dental assisting program with externship that has been pre-approved. Education
High school diploma or GED License, Certification, Registration
Current Oregon Certificate of Dental Radiological Proficiency upon hire.
Oregon EFDA (Expanded Functions Dental Assistant) certification within 90 days of hire date.
Pit and Fissure Sealant certification within 6 months of hire date.
- Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers within 90 day of hire date. Additional
The individual applicant for this position must demonstrate, to the satisfaction of the individual performing the selection interview, the following qualifications if he or she is to be selected. Furthermore, consistent with the fact that these qualifications are required for selection, they then must be satisfactorily maintained by the individual as a condition of continued employment.
Demonstrated competence in four-handed dentistry technique.
Satisfactory level of knowledge and proficiency in use of current dental materials, instruments and equipment.
Demonstrated ability to follow instructions and work effectively under both direct and indirect supervision.
Well organized in use of time and effort.
Demonstrated capacity to act in a professionally courteous manner when interacting with patients, providers and other employees - good interpersonal skills.
Excellent attendance record.
- Final candidate is required to pass a clinical pre-employment skills test.
Basic knowledge of sterilization and infection control equipment. COMPANY: KAISER TITLE: EFDA - Certified Dental Assistant
N. Lancaster Dental Possible Sign On Bonus LOCATION: Salem, Oregon REQNUMBER: 645936 External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.
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