Michigan Dental Assistants Association

P. O. Box 118

Lennon, MI 48449

Dental Assisting Employment

If you would like to post jobs or contacts for DA's interested in jobs, contact Barb at: or 989-684-9896. You can write the ad or send the information to me and I will put together an ad. Please contact me when the position is filled or you are employed.

NOTE: MDAA posts requests as a FREE service to dental assistants and dentists. MDAA does not screen nor take responsibility for ads.

Assistants and Hygienists Available to Sub in Offices
Elizabeth Nielsen Dental Assistant 616-427-0498 Grand Rapids area
Sarah Ahlers R.D.A. & Front Desk 517-918-5515 Adrian, Saline, & Ann Arbor Areas
Bethany Polmanteer 20 years experience


cell # 810-877-0250.

Area Code 810 area
Lisa Wakefield CDA, R.D.A.

cell 352.464.3297

home 339.5082

Friday & Saturday Sub in the Midland, Mt. Pleasant area
Bree Miller CDA 616-862-8466 Byron Center Area
Cara Rider R.D.A. 616-644-2987 Mondays, and every other Friday in Grand Rapids and Ionia County areas
Sue Foerster


Chairside & Front Desk Experience

989-790-1822 &


Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, & Friday in the Tri-City Area
over 20 years experience

Macomb Area

Friday & Saturday

Sue Lewis Registered Dental Hygienist 989-573-1077 Great Lakes Bay Region (Saginaw Valley)
Jyoti Patel R.D.A. 616-897-7053
Grand Rapids area
Positions Available

Troy, MI posted 3-13-2018

Troy practice looking for experienced dental assistant to join our team.  This person should have  excellent communication skills and chair-side manners, be able to assist in all general dentistry procedures and take digital x-rays. Dentrix software experience preferred. 

Please send resume to

Grand Rapids, MI posted 2-19-2018

Hamilton Pediatric Dentistry is seeking a highly motivated RDA to join our team.  Ability to multitask in a fast paced work environment is important.

Do you enjoy working as a team, are you enthusiastic, do you have great communication skills; are you self-driven with exceptional customer services?  We would love to hear from you!

This position would be 4 days a week. Monday - Thursday. Our office is in Grand Rapids. Applicant MUST be an RDA, knowledge of Eaglesoft helpful, bilingual a PLUS.

If you are the team member we are looking for, please email your cover letter, resume and references to
We look forward to talking to you about a future with Hamilton Pediatric Dentistry.

Troy & Shelby Township, MI posted 2-15-2018

We currently have openings for full-time dental assistants in our Troy and Shelby Township offices. Must have experience in Four-Handed dentistry with composite fillings and crown and bridge procedures. Knowledge of endodontic, restorative, and prosthetic procedures.

Full-time, some evenings and weekends.

Radiographic Certificate is required. Current CPR certification in Basic Life Support (AHA) or for Professional Rescuers/Health Care Providers (ARC) required.
Redwood Dental is a large family centered dental firm operating in Metro-Detroit since 1962. We offer great benefits and would love to welcome you to our team. Come join a fabulous and friendly team.

Please send a cover letter and resume to

Southfield, MI posted 2-15-2018

Tru Family Dental is looking for a Dental Assistant that embodies integrity, professionalism, and a strong desire to work in a team environment. 

Qualified candidates must have exceptional clinical skills, a personable chair side manner, team skills, and a commitment to excellence. 


  • Dental services
  • PTO
  • 401k
  • Continuing Education
  • Monthly $100 Bonuses


  • 2+ years experience as a Dental Assistant
  • 4 handed dentistry
  • Familiarity with digital X-rays
  • Strong teamwork skills

University Center, MI posted 2-9-2018

Delta College Dental Assisting Adjunct Instructor

Dearborn Heights, MI posted 1-21-2018

We have an opening for a full-time head dental assistant at our office in Dearborn Heights. Must have experience and willing to work in a fast-paced office.

Great pay and benefits. Approximately 32 hours per week.

Please email resume to

Grandville, MI posted 1-20-2018

Patient Care Coordinator
Who we are:
Sarah Palmer DDS stands out..highly trained dentists; excellent long-lasting dental treatment for our patients, and an office that appreciates our teams’ expertise and talents.
Who we are looking for:
An enthusiastic person that builds and sustains long term relationships and quality connections with our patients
An expert scheduling coordinator that loves the puzzle of the dental schedule
Skills Needed:
Front office dental experience a must 3 + yrs
Dentrix experience a plus
If this sounds like you please send your resume.
Job Type: Full-time
Required experience:
Dental: 3 years
Dentrix: 1 year

Phone: 616-534-0080 Fax: 616-534-2165

email: Office,

Dr. Palmer:

3484 44th Street SW, Grandville, MI 49418

Brighton, MI posted 1-19-2018

Chairside Dental Assistant needed to work Monday through Thursday. Appox 32 hours / week.

Chairside dental assisting experience required. RDA preferred. 

Please provide a resume to:

Alger, MI posted 1-19-2018

Join Our Team!  Sterling Area Health Center needs additional Registered Dental Assistants for our Alger, MI dental clinic.   Available positions include full-time, part-time and substitute.  Must be registered and able to perform expanded chair side duties.  We are a quality focused, health care leader and offer competitive wages and benefits.  

To apply please send resume to: or fax 989-654-2348 Attn: Rose/HR. EOE 


5095 Rifle River Trail

Alger, MI 48610


Rochester Hills, MI posted 11-27-2017

Seeking dental assistant for well-established, busy, private practice. Beautiful, state-of-the-art facility and leading edge technology. Fun, goal-oriented, and relationship-centered office with potential to earn weekly and monthly bonuses. Full time employees are offered paid holidays and vacation, and health, disability, and life insurance. Available to the right individual. Please inquire and send resume to

Ann Arbor & Plymouth, MI posted 11-17-2017

Full-Time Dental Assistant for Oral Surgery Practice

Michigan Oral Surgeons is seeking a new team members for their Ann Arbor and Plymouth locations.

Time will be split between the two locations and your schedule is determined in advance.

Please find additional details and information to apply at:

Grand Rapids, MI On going post

Multiple openings for dental assistants at Cherry Health Clinics in Grand Rapids, Greenville, Wyoming, Muskegan and surrounding areas

Michigan Community Dental Clinics, Inc On going post

A Registered Dental Assistant (RDA) performs a variety of dental assisting duties, within compliance of state regulations, to promote quality dental care for patients in a reduced stress, comfortable environment. An RDA assists the doctor, teaches patients how to care for their teeth, communicates effectively with patients, maintains equipment and inventory, and follows universal precautions and all OSHA and MIOSHA requirements to ensure a safe environment for patients and staff. As part of the overall clinic team the RDA will assist all other staff members as required and available with their duties.

Typical Duties and Responsibilities

•Assist the doctor during treatment •Prepare patients for treatment •Take and develop x-rays •Take diagnostic impressions •Perform instrument sterilization and infection control •Dental polishing and restoration placement •Clean and stock operatory •Control inventory of clinical supplies •Fabricate provisional restorations •Inventory control of laboratory cases •Make clinical notes regarding patient treatment •Place and remove rubber dams •Apply sealants •Remove sutures •Place amalgam restorations •Takes final impression for indirect restorations •All other duties as assigned. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities •Exceptional human relation skills •Ability to maintain outgoing, friendly attitude with patients, staff, and doctor even under pressure •Ability to work with interruptions and to manage multiple priorities •Ability to meet deadlines •Ability to work unsupervised •Ability to handle conflicts and get along with people •Knowledge of Dentistry •Ability to maintain professional demeanor at all times •Exceptional verbal and non-verbal communication skills •Computer skills i.e. Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, Dentrix, and Internet. •Radiology licensure

•Experience with autoclave, suction, hand pieces, panorex, TMJ film, processor, plasma arc light, amalgamator, ultrasonic, vacuum form machine, O2/N20, air compressor, model trimmer, vacuum pump, amalgam separator, hydrim, stamatic

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Michigan Community Dental Clinics, Inc