• Dental Assistant

    Family Health Care
    Job Description
    Job Summary:

    To provide chairside assistance to our dentists and within the current ADA Guidelines of the scope of practice for a Certified or Registered Dental Assistant; act as a resource for other dental staff; and maintain dental instruments, equipment and operatories in a clean and ready for use manner.

    Essential Job Functions:

    • Assists the dentist with dental procedures.
    • Responsible for keeping dental instruments, equipment and operatories clean to be readily used.
    • Patient preparation for the dentist.
    • Sets up operatories for dental procedures.
    • Assists dentist using 4 handed dentistry.
    • Organizes operatories assuring adequate and appropriate supplies and equipment.
    • Maintains standards of asepsis and follows safety guidelines.
    • Familiar with OSHA Guidelines.


    • Certified or Registered Dental Assistant
    • High school graduate or GED equivalent
    •  Previous experience in healthcare desirable
    • Computer experience desirable

    Location(s): Big Rapids/Float

    Employment Type:  Full-time

    Exempt/Non-Exempt: Non-Exempt

    Benefits: Full Benefits


    Family Health Care is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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