Children's Hospital of Richmond - Brook Road / Dental / Full time
Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for Hire:
Certified Dental Assistant by the Dental Assisting National Board (DANB) preferred
Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for continued employment:
Current Dental Assistant Certification preferred
One year of Dental Assistant experience that included: use of dental terminology, use of dental equipment, chair-side assistance, dental sterilization techniques, setup and break down of dental sterilization areas and treatment rooms, or
A recent graduate of a Dental Assistant training/program.
Experience PREFERRED: N/A
High School Diploma or equivalent
Radiation Safety Course with certification of successful completion (preferred prior to hire)
Graduate of an on-site Dental Assistant Training or Dental Assistant Program
Independent action(s) required:
Perform functions outlined in job description independently.
Supervisory responsibilities (if applicable): N/A
Additional position requirements:
Schedules, including hours of work, may be adjusted as necessary to meet unit requirements and/or as needed.
Age Specific groups served: All
Physical Requirements (includes use of assistance devices as appropriate):
Physical - Lifting 20-50 lbs.
Activities: Prolonged standing, Prolonged sitting, Frequent bending, Walking (distance), Reaching (overhead, extensive, repetitive), Repetitive motion, Other: Visual inspections
Mental/Sensory: Strong recall, Reasoning, Problem solving, Hearing, Speak clearly, Write legibly, Reading, Logical thinking
Emotional: Fast pace environment, Steady pace, Able to handle multiple priorities, Frequent and intense customer interactions, Noisy environment, Able to adapt to frequent change
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