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
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
Dental Assistants Looking
Positions Available

Imlay City, MI posted 6-18-2017

Please NOTE: the posting below states Saginaw, but the opening is for Imlay City. GLBHC are also looking for Dental Assistants for a mobile dental site and the Owosso office. Send resume to below address.


Flint Township, MI posted 6-8-2017

The Flint Township dental office of Douglas Schneck, DDS is seeking a part time front desk team member preferably with dental scheduling experience and great communication skills. The position offers 24 weekly hours, Tuesday thru Thursday. There will be the possiblity of ocassional Mondays to fill in for the other office team member. The office uses Practice Works software. Collecting co-pays will be a part of this position. The job will be available beginning in September, however working interviews will be conducted ahead and the person selected will be provided training with the current team member from August 21-August 30. Two professional references are required. You may fax your resume to (810) 732-5750, or email it to


Grand Rapids, MI posted 6-6-2017

Alpine Oral Surgery PC, in the Grand Rapids area, is hiring a part time oral surgery assistant. One year of experience required.

Please email your resume to or fax 616-785-1701.

South East MI posted 6-6-2017

Full-time Dental Assistants needed for a growing dental practice. 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. Come join a fabulous and friendly team. Room for growth and advancement.

Please send a cover letter and resume.

 Michelle Hathaway-Bratt, Executive Assistant

Redwood Dental Group, PC

Office: (248)577-5512

Fax: (248)583-9933


Ann Arbor area??, MI posted 6-6-2017

We are currently looking for a Dental Assistant to join our practice.

Full or Part-Time Dental Assistant with at least 2 years or more of chair side experience. RDA or CDA is a plus!

We are looking for a highly talented assistant and motivated person with at least 2 years of dental chair side experience. Endo is a plus. We provide our patients with the highest quality of care. Our staff is extremely talented and genuinely cares about every patient as well as each other. All of our equipment and technology is state-of-the-art.

Typical Duties and Responsibilities

-Take and develop radiographs
-Prepare patients for treatment
-Assist doctor during treatment
-Perform instrument sterilization and infection control in office
-Clean and stock operatories
-Control inventory of clinical supplies
-Clinical notes and treatment documentation in charts
-Willingness and ability to be a strong team member and display a positive attitude
-Exceptional human relations skills of compassion and care
-Ability to work at a fast pace and be self-motivated
-Ability to maintain outgoing, friendly attitude with patients and staff under pressure
-Knowledge of dental software
-Ability to speak and use dental/medical terminology correctly
-Ability to work with interruptions and to manage multiple priorities well

-Registered or Certified Dental Assistant preferred or 2-3 years of chair side experience
-Radiology licensure
-OSHA - Sterilization knowledge
-Knowledge of dental software
-MS Office

The ideal candidate will have a great work ethic, ability to handle multiple priorities and is a self-starter. Strong interpersonal and communications skills are required and compassion is a must.
Respect for others is essential.
Excellent compensation opportunities for the qualified candidate
*x-ray certification is required*

We offer competitive pay as well as 401K and profit sharing!

If interested, please contact our office at (810)632-3332 and ask to speak to Bobbie. All resumes can be faxed to (810)632-2042

Required education:

  • High school or equivalent 

Required experience:

  • dental chair side: 2 years 
  • chair side: 2 years 

Required license or certification:

  • Radiology Licensure


Brighton, MI posted 6-6-2017

We are a fast-paced oral surgery office in Brighton seeking a full-time Patient Coordinator/Receptionist.  The person suitable for this position is someone who is friendly, reliable, flexible, energetic, with ability to multi-task and work efficiently within a team environment.  Must have knowledge of the dental field, preferably oral surgery experience and preferably medical billing knowledge.  Benefit package offered.  Please provide resume by email to  Attention: PAM.


Farmington Hills, Brighton, and Canton, MI posted 4-10-2017

Busy oral surgery practice with offices in Farmington Hills, Brighton, and Canton is looking for a full-time oral surgery assistant.

Dental or medical experience is a must. Ideal candidate must also be detailed orientated and have the ability to multitask.

Responsibilities include:
* Taking the patients vital signs and any necessary diagnostic x-rays.
* Monitoring the patients while the oral surgeon administers general anesthesia.
* Provide the patient with postoperative instructions.
* Sterilizing and disinfecting instruments, preparing surgical tray set ups, and assisting the oral surgeon during the procedure.
* Completion of documentation, including but not limited to: accurate and current medical history, medical alerts, and signed Consent forms.
* Ensure treatment rooms are appropriately equipped and stocked with inventory.
* Maintain a professional working environment within our office team.
* Understand and abide by HIPAA regulations and maintain confidentiality.
* Assist the office with cleaning, trash disposal and equipment maintenance.

Job Type: Full-time

Interested candidates can email their resume to or fax it to 248-553-2913 Attn: Rebecca.

Royal Oak, MI posted 4-10-2017

Full time opportunity available for exceptional person with a positive attitude and demeanor. Candidate must understand business and be able to bring new ideas into our practice growth. Candidate needed for busy, detail oriented general and implant practice. Applicant must be reliable, knowledgeable, positive, and ambitious. Experience encouraged, but will train the right individual.

We are an established practice that has great pride in our in our quality dental care. We are detail oriented in all that we do. We love working here and refer our friends and family to our practice. Our boss is a great person, great boss and great dentist. We are all proud to work here.

To be considered for this wonderful opportunity to work with an excellent staff and doctor, please submit resume (with work history month/year dates) and a cover letter explaining how you would benefit out practice. If you don't send a professional letter, we will not look at your resume. Candidate must be vivacious, energetic, and communicate well and be self-motivated team player who can work independently and multi-task.

We offer benefits: vacation, holidays, medical and retirement benefits.

Megan Peters

Duffield Dentistry


Dental Assistant interested in position in the Grand Rapids area.

Elizabeth Nielsen


Troy, MI posted 4-3-2017

Troy practice looking for dental assistant with 2-5 years experience to join our team. This person will have excellent communication skills and chair-side manners, be able to assist in all general dentistry procedures and take digital x-rays. Dentrix is experience preferred.

Please send resume to


Midland, MI posted 4-2-2017

Midland office looking for full time Dental Assistant. RDA/CDA/OJT welcome to apply.

Eaglesoft/digital/paperless office. Pay based on experience. We are a fun office looking for a great and professional individual to join our team. Please email resume and references to attention Wendy.

I am looking for a Dental Assistant position in Wayne County area with the possibility to drive 20-30 Miles one way from Allen Park, Michigan.
I am available now to work any day any time. My contact information is 248.820.1165.

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Ann Arbor, MI posted 4-2-2017

I am a practicing periodontal specialist on the West Side of Ann Arbor. In addition to the usual periodontal services, we perform a periodontal plastic surgical procedures as well as implant surgical placement.
I have an immediate opening for a dental assistant. The position requires skills in instrument and tray preparation, TX room set-up and post-TX sanitization, chairside skills, radiographic exposure, development and mounting, ordering and managing supplies. 25-30 hours per week, salary is negotiable, and would be based upon experience. There are paid holidays, vacation and optional retirement plan.
It has been over twenty years since I have had to look for an employee, all of my current employees have been here a good long time. I am looking for someone who enjoys talking to patients, has high professional standards and wants to work together as part of a team helping patients keep their teeth.
If you are aware of any individual looking for a good, stable position, I would appreciate mentioning this opportunity.

Michael E Krause DDS, MS


Chelsea, MI posted 4-2-2017

We are looking for an RDA to join our growing dental practice. This highly motivated and positive individual will work under the dentist's and team leader's supervision to prepare patients for oral examination and assist in providing treatment. This position is full-time. The right applicant will be familiar with digital radiography. They will also have strong follow through skills, while being a self-starter. We are looking for someone who values continuing education, professional growth and constantly evolving to better serve our patients.

Please do not apply if you have no experience in the dental field.
Must be available to work evenings and some weekends
Must be a CDA prefer RDA
Excellent benefit package

We are also looking for a dental hygienist!

Shawn Etherton
Regional Manager
Healthy Smiles Dental Care
616-780-6879 (c)


Saginaw, MI posted 3-26-2017


West Bloomfield, MI posted 3-10-2017

We are looking for a part time Dental Assistant for our W. Bloomfield office. We would prefer they have at least 2 years experience and be able to take digital x-rays. Days would be Wednesday and Friday, and we do work 1 Saturday a month, and we rotate who works them.

The Office of
Jeffrey Weinfeld, DDS
George Karaouzas, DDS
6024 W Maple Rd
Ste 105
West Bloomfield, MI 48322
(248) 661-2222


Ann Arbor, MI posted 3-2-2017

Full Time Dental Assistant position available at Enspire Dental. 3100 west liberty, Ann Arbor Mich

This is a unique opportunity to join a team of professionals passionate about delivering care with a high level of customer service. The right individual will possess
* Experience, 2+ years chair-side assisting
* A positive attitude and professional manner
* Technical proficiency with dental software
* CAD/CAM experience (desirable but not required)

In return, this position will offer
* Full time hours
* Competitive wages
* Educational opportunities and professional development
* 32+ hours will be eligible for paid vacation, health care, 3% 401k match , and bonus opportunities after 90 days-1 year
Our Dental Assistants manage a busy schedule while creating a unique, memorable and personal experience for every patient who visits our office. If you are interested in a Dental Assisting career with Enspire Dental, please reply with a resume or letter of interest.



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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