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Michigan Community Dental Clinics Inc.

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 clinical team, the RDA will assist all other staff members as required and available.

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
  • Take final impressions for indirect restorations
  • 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 a 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, and hydrim, stamatic

For more information about this position, please visit www.mydental.org and use the search feature.

1-10-2019        CDA, and or RDA wanted

Help!  West Bloomfield general practice needs ADA accredited,  trained dental assistant at the CDA and or RDA level NOW.  Full time. $21.00 per hour, $2.00 per hour raise after 90 days.  Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, 7:45AM – 5:15PM, 45 min lunch, Fridays, 7:45AM – 2:15PM, 1st and 3rd Saturdays 7:45AM – 1:15PM.  IRA contribution match 1% of your salary per year.  Holidays paid if falling on work day:  Christmas Day, Thanksgiving Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Memorial Day. Vacation one week (40 hours) per year after 90 days.  Dental care $1000 per year for employee and spouse, lab fees not included.  Two sets scrubs provided if necessary. Current CPR and State of Michigan Radiology Certificate required.  You will be truly appreciated and supported each and every day!
Please email your resume to gnseligman@hotmail.com   Please do not call the office regarding this opportunity.   Thank you.

1-31-2019      RDA wanted

Full time position available for RDA in Grand Blanc. Beautiful  well established practice with many of the latest technology’s. Must be professional, positive attitude and excellent people skills. Competitive pay plus benefits.
Email Resume to Emgdds@aol.com and write  “Asst Job” in the subject line.

2-12-19   Dental Assistant Needed-Troy

Are you looking for a position that will allow you to use all your skills in a fun, fast- paced environment? Our office is loking for full time dental assistant to join our team. If you are energetic, willing to learn, and seeking a position with room for advancement, please call 248 854 8778.  Square Lake Family Dentistry

2-14-19  Ortho Assistant Needed-Otisville

Very busy office looking for PART TIME (2 days a week) Orthodontic Assistant. This candidate must be a team worker, friendly, and manage a busy schedule with ease. Orthodontic experience required. Please email resume to:   glfdg380@aol.com

2-17-19   Assistant Needed-Chelsea

Looking for a Dental Assistant in our Chelsea location. If you are interested in a full time position please contact Maegan@healthysmilesdentists.com for more information. Excellent benefits, state of the art facility, wonderful doctors and great team members.

2-23-19  Dental Assistant Needed-Saginaw

General Dentist in Saginaw searching for a full time (M-Th) dental assistant. Experience preferred, RDA or CDA is not a requirement. Radiology certificate is required, but willing to work with the assistant to obtain this, if necessary. Desire a motivated, team player that is friendly and is caring of our patients. Dentist is mostly “hands-on.”   This is a smaller office geared toward high quality family dental care, not high production. Prefer someone that is able to handle some receptionist duties as needed and flexible enough to work at times with the other dentist in the office. Please send your resume to mertzdentistry@gmail.com

2-26-19  Dental Assistant Needed-Monroe

Westwood Dental is a fast paced and friendly general dentist office located in Monroe, MI. We are looking for a full time Dental Assistant starting mid-March! Approximate hours: Monday and Wednesday 12-7, Tuesday and Thursday 7:30-3:30, Friday 8:30-2:30. We have an amazing staff and great patients. For more details please email at winship2@gmail.com


2-28-19  Temp Assistant Needed-Saginaw

My office is seeking a Temporary Dental Assistant for approximately 6 weeks starting in March for a maternity leave- work days are Mon/Wed/Thurs 8am-5pm & Tues 8am-3pm. Please contact the office at 988-793-8920 if interested or for more information

2-28-19  Sub Sterilization Assistant Needed-Burton

Creekwood Dental  is in need of a sub sterilization assistant with experience  from March 16-mid May on Tuesday’s and Wednesdays plus April 4 and May 2. Please send resumes to:     Creekwooddental@Yahoo.Com

3-7-19    Dental Assistant Sought-Grand Blanc

Dental Care Team in Grand Blanc is looking to add a dental assistant to our busy, growing practice! We are looking for someone up beat & can handle a fast pace setting. It is a closing shift so must be able to work nights & weekends! There is some travel required for continuing education. Must have completed dental assistant program. We are looking to hire immediately, so please email your resumes to jennifer@dentalcareteam.com if you feel you would be a good fit for our team!

3-11-19    CDA or RDA Sought-Swart Creek

Dr. Gerald Ryan in Swartz Creek is looking for a chairside assisant for Tues. 7:30 – 4:30, Wed. 12:00 – 7:30, Friday 8:00 – 4:30. CDA / RDA preferred. Email address for resumes is: grryan2011@gmail.com