Preventive Dental Assistant

Employment Information

  • Post ID: 934011932
  • Open Date: November 24, 2021
  • Close Date: January 12, 2022
  • Organization: Nursing & Homemakers Inc.
  • Sector: Healthcare & Social Workers
  • Business Location:Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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Job Details
  • Experience: 1 year - 2 years
  • Job Vacancies: 1
  • Compensation: $20.00 to $25.00 per hour
  • Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible
  • Apply by: email to or by mail
  • Education: College certificate or diploma more than 2 years
Job Description
Job Duties and Tasks:

Prepare patients for dental examinations;
Invoice patients for dental services;
Sterilize and maintain instruments and equipment;
Prepare dental instruments and filling materials;
Take and develop X-rays;
Polish teeth and clinical crowns and apply fluoride and sealant;
Educate patients concerning oral hygiene;
Record dental procedures performed on patients;
Take preliminary impressions for diagnostic casts;
Fabricate and place temporary crowns and restorations

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

MS Excel
MS Word

Apitional Skills

Schedule and confirm appointments
Order dental and office supplies
Perform reception and clerical duties
Perform intra-oral duties

Work Setting

Dental practice

Security and Safety


Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Fast-paced environment
Work under pressure
Repetitive tasks
Physically demanding
Manual dexterity
Attention to detail
Ability to distinguish between colours
Combination of sitting, standing, walking
Standing for extended periods
Large workload
Tight deadlines

Personal Suitability

Effective interpersonal skills
Team player
Excellent oral communication
Excellent written communication
Client focus
Interpersonal awareness

Professional Certification Requirements

Certification by the National Dental Assisting Examining Board

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